Excel Shortcuts

BY STANLEY ZAROWIN

EXCEL SHORTCUTS
Format numbers:
    General—Ctrl+Shift+~
    Currency—Ctrl+Shift+$
    Percentage—Ctrl+Shift+%
    Date (d, m, y)—Ctrl+Shift+#
Work in a range:
    Select current range—Ctrl+*
    Move to range border—Ctrl+arrow
    Move down—Enter
    Move up—Shift+Enter
    Move right—Tab
    Move left—Shift+Tab

Stanley Zarowin is a contributing editor to the JofA. His e-mail address is stanley.joatech@gmail.com .

Do you have technology questions for this column? Or, after reading an answer, do you have a better solution? Send them to me via e-mail at stanley.joatech@gmail.com or via regular mail at the Journal of Accountancy, 220 Leigh Farm Road, Durham, NC 27707-8110.

Because of the volume of mail, I regret I cannot individually answer submitted questions. However, if a reader’s question has broad interest, I will answer it in a forthcoming Technology Q&A column.

 

©2007 AICPA

RESOURCES

Keeping you informed and prepared amid the coronavirus crisis

We’re gathering the latest news stories along with relevant columns, tips, podcasts, and videos on this page, along with curated items from our archives to help with uncertainty and disruption.

SPONSORED REPORT

Getting leases in line

ASC Topic 842 is a relatively simple standard that can mean profound changes for organizations with leases. This report examines what makes this standard challenging and describes new ways for CPAs to add value.