Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Working with shapes
On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click Shapes. Excel displays the Shapes menu.
The Shapes menu lets you draw a predei ned shape.
When you draw a rectangle or an oval, you can draw a square or a circle by holding down the
Shift key as you drag the mouse.
Click the parallelogram located in the Basic shapes group (this is the i fth shape from the
left in the top row).
Click the upper-left corner of cell C3, drag to the upper-right corner of cell D3, and
then drag down to the bottom of row 7. Release the mouse button.
Excel automatically adds a blue i ll to the shape.You will now change the shape using the