Updated: 05/01/2023 by Computer Hope
Alt+Shift+F1 keyboard shortcut

Alt+Shift+F1 or Shift+Alt+F1 is a keyboard shortcut most commonly used to create a new worksheet in Microsoft Excel. Below are other programs that use this keyboard shortcut and related information.

How to use the Alt+Shift+F1 keyboard shortcut

To use the keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Alt and Shift key, and while continuing to hold, press F1.


If you're using a laptop or keyboard with an fn key, you may need to press the fn key first or press Alt+Shift+Fn+F1 for this keyboard shortcut to work.

Alt+Shift+F1 in Microsoft Excel

Pressing Alt+Shift+F1 creates a new worksheet.

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

Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms