How to zoom in on an Excel sheet

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When working with an Excel worksheet, you may need to enlarge the sheet to better read its contents. There are 3 ways of doing this using the Zoom options in Excel. 

Option 1 – Use the Zoom button on the ribbon

– Go to View > Zoom
– Select one of the preset Magnification percentages or define a custom percentage

Option 2 – Use the Zoom to Selection button on the ribbon

– Go to View > Zoom to Selection
– The sheet is magnified up to 400%

Option 3 – Use the Zoom slider

– Adjust the Zoom slider at the bottom of the sheet to increase the size of the sheet