Updated: 05/01/2023 by Computer Hope
Shift+F5 keyboard shortcut

Shift+F5 is a keyboard shortcut to open the find and replace window in Microsoft Excel.

How to use the Shift+F5 keyboard shortcut

To use this keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Shift, and while continuing to hold, press the F5 key.

Shift+F5 in Microsoft Excel

Pressing Shift+F5 in Microsoft Excel opens the find and replace window.


The Ctrl+H keyboard shortcut performs the same function.

Shift+F5 in Microsoft PowerPoint

Pressing Shift+F5 in Microsoft PowerPoint starts the slide show starting from the selected slide.

Shift+F5 in Microsoft Word

Pressing Shift+F5 in Microsoft Word moves the cursor to the last revision made in the document.

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

Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms