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Navigation and selection shortcut keys (from MS Excel Help)

Table A1: Navigation shortcut keys used in MS Excel.
TO: PRESS
Move one cell in a given direction Arrow key
Move to the edge of the current data region CTRL+ arrow key
Move between unlocked cells on a protected worksheet TAB
Move to the beginning of the row HOME
Move to the beginning of the worksheet CTRL+HOME
Move to the last cell on the worksheet, which is the cell at the intersection of the right-most used column and the bottom-most used row (in the lower-right corner); cell opposite the Home cell, which is typically A1 CTRL+END
Move down one screen PAGE DOWN
Move up one screen PAGE UP
Move one screen to the right ALT+PAGE DOWN
Move one screen to the left ALT+PAGE UP
Move to the next sheet in the workbook CTRL+PAGE DOWN
Move to the previous sheet in the workbook CTRL+PAGE UP
Move to the next workbook or window CTRL+F6 or CTRL+TAB
Move to the previous workbook or window CTRL+SHIFT+F6 or CTRL+SHIFT+TAB
Move to the next pane F6
Move to the previous pane SHIFT+F6
Scroll to display the active cell CTRL+BACKSPACE


Table A2: Select cells, columns, rows, or objects in worksheets and workbooks by using shortcut keys.
TO PRESS
Select the current region around the active cell (the current region is an area enclosed by blank rows and blank columns) CTRL+SHIFT+* (ASTERISK)
Extend the selection by one cell SHIFT+ arrow key
Extend the selection to the last nonblank cell in the same column or row as the active cell CTRL+SHIFT+ arrow key
Extend the selection to the beginning of the row SHIFT+HOME
Extend the selection to the beginning of the worksheet CTRL+SHIFT+HOME
Extend the selection to the last cell used on the worksheet (lower-right corner) CTRL+SHIFT+END
Select the entire column CTRL+SPACEBAR
Select the entire row SHIFT+SPACEBAR
Select the entire worksheet CTRL+A
If multiple cells are selected, select only the active cell SHIFT+BACKSPACE
Extend the selection down one screen SHIFT+PAGE DOWN
Extend the selection up one screen SHIFT+PAGE UP
With an object selected, select all objects on a sheet CTRL+SHIFT+SPACEBAR
Alternate between hiding objects, displaying objects, and displaying placeholders for objects CTRL+6
Show or hide the Standard toolbar CTRL+7


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