Creating and manipulating shapes


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Creating and manipulating shapes

You can create shapes quickly and easily in Excel by going to the Insert tab and choosing Shapes. Bigger question might be, why do you want these? Well, you might be creating a flowchart. You might be creating a logo perhaps, just a little bit of design. You might want to put arrows on a worksheet to point to certain cells, a variety of reasons. Many of these shapes also certainly can include text for labeling. Sometimes you're doing it just to add a bit of flair to a worksheet, but a couple of approaches to these. General approach toward any of these shapes is if you want to draw one of them, you click the button here, you find the shape you want and maybe it's a hexagon, maybe it's an octagon, whatever. Here's a hexagon.

We draw it, wide, tall, narrow, however, but if you are drawing any shape, if you hold down the Shift key, things change a little bit. I'm still holding Shift. We're about to create a perfect hexagon or better stated, maybe a regular hexagon with equ...

Creating and manipulating shapes
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Creating and manipulating shapes provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Dennis Taylor as part of the Excel 2010 Power Shortcuts

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Business
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