Excel Keyboard Shortcut to Open Format Cells Options

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To open the format cells options in Excel, you need to select a cell or a range of cells and then press the following keyboard shortcut.

Control + 1

When you press the above shortcut key, it instantly opens the format cells option which gives you the following dialog box.

How to use shortcut key to format cell

  1. First of all, select a cell or a range of cells where you want to use the format cells options.
  2. After that, press and hold the Control key from the left side of the keyboard.
  3. Next, press the 1 key from the top of  keyboard.
  4. In the end, select the tab from the options.

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