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Microsoft Excel 2007 - Cell Formatting Keyboard Shortcuts

To apply bold, italics, and underline formatting for a cell in a Microsoft Excel 2007 spreadsheet, you can click the appropriate buttons in the "Home" tab of the Ribbon.

Or, try the following keyboard shortcuts:

Bold: Ctrl + B
Underline: Ctrl + U
Italics: Ctrl + I
Strikethrough: Ctrl + 5

For example, note the below spreadsheet of four salespeople's quarterly earnings.

Sample Excel 2007 spreadsheet where keyboard shortcuts were used to format cells

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