Although Microsoft Excel is primarily designed for accounting purposes, it can also be used to manage text data such as to-do lists, bulletin boards, workflows, etc. In this case, it is very important to present the information clearly and concisely. Bullet points are the best way to make lists or steps easier to follow.
Unfortunately, Excel doesn’t come with a bulleted list feature like other word processors, such as Microsoft Word or PowerPoint. But it is still possible to add bullet points in Excel.
In this gearupwindows article, you will learn how to add bullets to Microsoft Excel.
How to Insert Bullet Points in Excel Text Box?
In order to add bullets in Excel Text Box, use these steps:-
Step 1. Open your existing Excel Worksheet or create a new one.
Step 2. Place the cursor where you want to insert the Text Box.
Step 3. Click on the
Step 4. Click the
Step 5. Now, using the mouse pointer draw the text box on the spreadsheet.
Step 6. Next, click on the
Step 7. When you’re done, the Excel Options panel will open. Click the
Step 8. Then, click the
Step 9. In the “Choose command from” drop-down list, select
Step 10. Click the
Step 11. Click
Step 12. Now, switch to the
Step 13. When you’re done, the “Bullets and Numbering” dialog will open. Switch to the
Using the Bulleted tab, users can insert bullets, while using the Numbered tab, they can insert numbers, letters, and roman numerals. Here, one can also change the color of the bullets if one wants. It is also possible to increase or decrease the size of the bullets.
Step 14. Click the
Now, the bullet or number is added to the textbox.
How to Add Bullet Points in Excel Cells?
You can also insert bullets in Excel cells by following these steps:-
Step 1. Open your existing or new Excel Worksheet.
Step 2. Then, select all the cells in which you want to insert bullet points.
Step 3. Now, right-click on the cells and select the
Step 4. When you’re done, the Format Cells dialog will open. In the Format Cells, switch to the
Step 5. Select any in the “Type” list then a text box will appear.
Step 6. Now, copy the below content and paste it into the Type text field.
Step 7. Finally, click the