How to Autoformat an Excel Spreadsheet Instantly

by Yoan on May 15, 2008

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In this short tutorial, you’ll learn how to use the AutoFormat feature. The Autoformat feature lets you pick from a group of pre-canned table formatting options to format your table or spreadsheet instantly.

1.Go to File>Open to open a new or existing workbook. Enter the data or select the already existing data, and go to Format>AutoFormat.

2.Next, the Autoformat pop up window appears, and you’ll be able to review a group of templates.
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3.Once you select one and click OK, the selected sheet or range of data will be automatically formatted like the template that you just selected from the AutoFormat list.
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Great! Now you’ve discovered how useful the Autoformat feature can be to your everyday business ritual, specially when you don’t have time to play around with formatting a spreadsheet.

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