Use keyboard shortcuts with an external keyboard in Excel Mobile for Windows 10

Using an external keyboard with Excel Mobile lets you take advantage of the familiar keyboard shortcuts.

Navigating the worksheet

To

Press

Move one cell to the right

TAB

Move one cell up, down, left, or right

ARROW KEYS

Extend selection left one cell

SHIFT+LEFT ARROW

Extend selection right one cell

SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW

Extend selection left to the first cell

SHIFT+CONTROL+ LEFT ARROW

Extend selection right to the last cell

SHIFT+CONTROL+ RIGHT ARROW

Move one character to the left

CONTROL+ LEFT ARROW

(after tapping in the formula bar)

Move one character to the right

CONTROL+ RIGHT ARROW

(after tapping in the formula bar)

Move cursor one word to the left

CONTROL+ LEFT ARROW

(after tapping in the formula bar)

Move cursor one word to the right

CONTROL+ RIGHT ARROW

(after tapping in the formula bar)

Select or cancel the selection of one character to the left

SHIFT+LEFT ARROW

(after tapping in the formula bar)

Select or cancel the selection of one character to the right.

SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW

(after tapping in the formula bar)

Display shortcut menu

SHIFT+F10

Next Pane

F6

Working with cells

To

Press

Save

CONTROL+ S

Copy

CONTROL+ C

Cut

CONTROL+ X

Paste

CONTROL+ V

Undo

CONTROL+ Z

Redo

CONTROL+ Y

Bold

CONTROL+ B

Italic

CONTROL+ I

Underline

CONTROL+ U

Select all

CONTROL+ A

Find

CONTROL+ F

Repeat

CONTROL+ Y

Replace

CONTROL+H

Insert table

CONTROL+T

Insert a line break within a cell

ALT + ENTER

Clear selected cell

DELETE

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