Shortcut for bold on Mac
To make text in a cell bold on a Mac, you need to use certain shortcut keys. The keyboard shortcuts introduced here will allow you to bold text without touching the mouse. This allows you to quickly edit the text in a cell and improve your work efficiency.
Bold text shortcut for Mac
command + B or control + B or control + 2
Bold the entire text in a cell
This is a way to make the entire text in a cell bold with a shortcut key.
Total Time: 1 minute
Select a cell
Select a cell.
Bold the text
Press command + B to makes all text in the selected cells bold.
Bold some text
Select the cell that contains the text you want to make bold.
Press F2 to activate the cell’s edit mode. Press shift + ← (Left Arrow key) to select the text you want to make bold.
Press command + B to make the selected text bold.