Navigating through Workbook Tabs in MS Excel

November 13, 2012 Excel  No comments

Working with multiple sheets in a workbook can be useful if you’re working with similar data. However, moving through the workbook may seem difficult or even annoying. In this brief tutorial, learn a few ways to quickly & easily move from worksheet to worksheet in Excel. If you have any questions, feel free to email us at

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1. Use the arrows at the bottom left-hand portion of the screen to bring different worksheet tabs into view.









2. You can right click the arrows to bring up a list of the worksheet tabs within your workbook. By selecting a worksheet from the list you will be brought to that worksheet.









3. A keyboard shortcut to move from tab to tab in your workbook is ‘Ctrl + Page Up’ & ‘Ctrl + Page Down’



4. ‘Ctrl + Page Up’ moved our tabs to the right, ‘Ctrl + Page Down’ would move our tabs back to the left












If you have any question or suggestion, feel free to comment or email us at

See you soon for the next trick!

Jess – Desktop Training Academy

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