Dec 6 2017

Microsoft Excel Keyboard Shortcut – How To Insert Column or Row


Microsoft Excel Keyboard Shortcuts – How To Insert a New Column or Row


Knowing how to insert a row or column via a keyboard shortcut should be one that you know. Inserting rows or columns is a staple in Microsoft Excel, just as is deleting them. Of course this is for those that do workbook development and not just using what has been built.


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The image above shows you how to insert a new row or column into an worksheet via a keyboard shortcut. It shows how to do this in both versions of Microsoft Excel, for the PC or the Mac. Give it a try.


You too can become a keyboard shortcut master; you don’t need to learn them all at once. Just learn one or two per month and before you know it, you will be flying through your Excel files, without touching the mouse.


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