Excel Buttons

This article describes how to create buttons in Excel. Buttons are useful for different kind of tasks, for example: printing out a page or to automate a calculation procedure.

To add buttons in Excel, you will need the developer tab. For windows users:

  1. Click on the tab File;
  2. Click on Options;
  3. Click on Customize ribbon;
  4. Click on Developer.

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For Mac users:

  1. In the top bar click on ‘Excel’;
  2. Preferences;
  3. ‘View’;
  4. Last option: enable ‘tab developer’.




You can now go to the developer tab and create buttons.

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By right clicking on the button you can change the text, assign macros or change the colour of the text.





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