Word: Ctrl+D opens the Font dialog box

Word: Alt+Ctrl+R produces the trademark symbol ®. But if you want it to be properly superscripted, ®, use the next shortcut.

Word: Ctrl+Shift ++ (that’s Ctrl and Shift and two clicks on the plus sign above the equal sign) toggles between superscript and normal (Stanley or Stanley).

Excel: Ctrl+F4 closes selected workbook window.

Excel: Ctrl+F10 maximizes or restores the selected workbook window.

Excel: Press Scroll Lock and then simultaneously hold down Ctrl and an arrow key to quickly move through large areas of your worksheet.


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What RPA is and how it works

Robotic process automation is like an Excel macro that can work on multiple applications, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA. RPA can complete routine, repetitive tasks such as data entry, freeing up employee time from lower-level chores.