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What Are The Best Keyboard Shortcuts for Highlighting in Excel?

Here are some of the best Excel keyboard shortcuts for highlighting:

  1. Highlight a cell: Click on the cell to highlight it.

  2. Highlight a range of cells: Click on the first cell in the range, and then drag the cursor to the last cell in the range.

  3. Highlight an entire row: Click on the row number on the left side of the sheet.

  4. Highlight an entire column: Click on the column letter at the top of the sheet.

  5. Highlight non-adjacent cells: Click on the first cell to highlight, and then hold down the "Ctrl" key while clicking on the additional cells.

  6. Extend the highlight to the last cell with data: Press "Ctrl" + "Shift" + "End".

  7. Highlight all cells in a sheet: Press "Ctrl" + "A".

  8. Highlight cells based on a condition: Select the range of cells to evaluate, and then press "Alt" + "H" + "L" + "S" to open the "Conditional Formatting" dialog box. From there, select the desired condition and formatting options.

By using these keyboard shortcuts, you can quickly and efficiently highlight cells, ranges, rows, and columns in Excel.

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