Using the help facility in Microsoft Excel 2019

Office 2019’s help function is available, as usual, by pressing theF1 keyboard key, which will open the Help pane to the right of the worksheet. Youwill then be able to select a topic of interest from the list provided,which will offer further sub-topics until you find what you are lookingfor. 

Alternatively, you can search using the Tell me what you want to do feature, locatedat the end of the tabs along the top of the ribbon. Be careful of thistool as, although it is very efficient, taking you directly to the helpmenu and performs the action for you from within the help facility.

To use the help function, proceed as follows:

  1. Simply click to the right of the light bulb icon, which will openthe text placeholder.
  2. Start typing a question to get help, and the feature will offersuggestions as you type, as illustrated in the followingscreenshot:
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  1. Select a topic in the drop-down list to obtain the help topic yourequire.

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