Shortcut Challenge: Close An Excel File That Hasn’t Been Saved — Using Only Your Left Hand
You probably know that Ctrl+W will close an Excel file.
But what if the file hasn’t been saved yet?
Then you get the annoying pop-up below.
Here’s a challenge for you: how do you close such an unsaved Excel file with your left hand — using only keys on the left side of the keyboard? The answer is below the graphic.
Ctrl+W-Spacebar (Save) or Ctrl+W-Tab-Spacebar (Don’t Save), or Ctrl+W-Tab-Tab-Spacebar (Cancel).