Updated: 11/12/2023 by Computer Hope
Alt+F2 keyboard shortcut

Alt+F2 is a keyboard shortcut most commonly used to open the Save As option in Excel. Below are other programs that use this keyboard shortcut and related information.

How to use the Alt+F2 keyboard shortcut

To use this keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Alt key, and while continuing to hold, press F2.


If you're using a laptop or keyboard with an fn key, you may need to press the fn key first or press Alt+Fn+F2 for this keyboard shortcut to work.

Alt+F2 in Microsoft Excel

Pressing Alt+F2 in Microsoft Excel opens the Save As option.

Below are links to related keyboard shortcuts and individual key pages.

Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms