Video: Excel 2010 keyboard shortcuts II—ALT key shortcuts

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Learn how to use ALT key shortcuts that let you access almost any command in Excel 2010. These keyboard shortcuts are also called access keys, and they are handy when a CTRL shortcut isn’t available for a command.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Use the ALT key to access any button or command on the ribbon.

  • Use old ALT key shortcuts that worked in older versions of Excel.

  • Use ALT key shortcuts in dialog boxes.

  • Use other kinds of access keys, like F6.

Before you begin

Complete the course Excel 2010 keyboard shortcuts I: CTRL key shortcuts, or make sure you know how to use basic CTRL key shortcuts.

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