How to find table name in Microsoft Excel

In this tutorial we will learn how to find table names in Microsoft Excel. Locating the name of a table in Excel is an uncomplicated task, which involves accessing the Table Design Tab from the menu bar. Within the Table Design Tab, the name of the table is readily visible and can be found in the properties section.

The name of a table in Excel helps to identify the table when working with multiple tables in a worksheet or workbook. A named table can also be referenced in formulas or functions, making it easier to work with data in other parts of the worksheet or workbook. Additionally, a named table can be used in data validation rules or as the source for pivot tables or charts, making it a powerful tool for data analysis and presentation.

Step 1 – Click anywhere on the Table 

– Click anywhere in the table or select any cell in the table.
– An exclusive Table Design Tab will appear in the menu bar.

Step 2 – Go to the Table Design Tab

– Go to the Table Design tab in the menu bar.

Step 3 – Find the Table Name 

– Find the table name in the properties section on the extreme left of the ribbon.
– The table name is visible under the Table Name: heading i.e.StudentNames.