Applying Basic Formatting

The following shortcuts for applying basic formatting are widely used throughout the Office applications. You can also apply the formatting by clicking the appropriate button on the Formatting toolbar in most of the applications.

Shortcuts for Formatting

Toggle boldface

[Ctrl] - [B]

Toggle italic

[Ctrl] - [I]

Toggle single underline

[Ctrl] - [U]

Single underline puts a continuous line under the selected words and spaces. Some applications offer other types of underlining, such as word underline (each word underlined , but not spaces) and double underline.

Apply left alignment

[Ctrl] - [L]


The [Ctrl] - [L] , [Ctrl] - [E] , and [Ctrl] - [R] shortcuts don t apply alignment in Excel.

Apply centering

[Ctrl] - [E]

Apply right alignment

[Ctrl] - [R]

Windows XP and Office 2003 Keyboard Shortcuts
Windows XP and Office 2003 Keyboard Shortcuts
ISBN: 0072255005
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2003
Pages: 117 © 2008-2017.
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