Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Configure Excel to Use the Mouse Wheel for Zooming
Chapter 1: Making Excel More Efficient
4 Click to select the Zoom
on Roll with IntelliMouse
Note: Although the option name
specifies the Microsoft IntelliMouse,
this option works with any mouse
that comes with a standard scroll
5 Click OK.
You can now zoom in
and out of your Excel
spreadsheets by turning
the mouse wheel.
When you activate the Zoom on Roll
with IntelliMouse check box, rolling
the mouse wheel forward causes
Excel to zoom in on the worksheet
by 15 percent with each scroll of the
wheel; rolling the mouse wheel
backward causes Excel to zoom out
of the worksheet by 15 percent with
Did You Know?
When the Zoom on Roll with IntelliMouse check
box is deactivated, rolling the mouse wheel
causes Excel to scroll the worksheet: roll the
wheel back to scroll down, and roll the wheel
forward to scroll up. This is a useful technique,
and you can still use it even when the Zoom on
Roll with IntelliMouse check box is activated. In
that case, hold down the Ctrl key and roll the
mouse wheel to scroll the worksheet.