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Excel 2010 keyboard shortcuts II: ALT key shortcuts

ALT key on keyboard
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.

About this course

This course includes four videos:

  • Introduction (3:23)
  • Access keys from previous versions (2:40)
  • Access keys in dialog boxes (3:28)
  • Other kinds of access keys (4:14)

There is also a Quick Reference Card you can print at the end of the course.


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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