Make Checkboxes in the Online Version of Excel

In this Excel Training video, we tackle the challenge of creating checkboxes in the online version of Excel, where the developer tab isn’t readily available. We understand that versatility is key in Excel, and checkboxes can be invaluable tools for tasks like data validation or project management. That’s why we’re here to guide you through a clever alternative — using conditional formatting.

Our step-by-step guide will teach you to leverage the power of conditional formatting to achieve the same functionality as checkboxes, without needing the developer tab. Whether you’re working in Excel Online or just prefer a different approach, this tutorial equips you with a valuable technique that enhances your Excel skills and broadens your toolkit for efficient spreadsheet management.


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