Finding Cell Name in Microsoft Excel

It is very easy to find the name of a cell in a Microsoft Excel sheet by reading it in the Name Box:

Microsoft Excel 2003: Name Box

But, let us suppose that the formula bar is not displayed. Let us remove it by clicking Formula Bar found under the View menu:

Microsoft Excel 2003: Formula Bar

The name of a cell in a Microsoft Excel sheet is determined by its position in a column relative to the row it is in. For example, cell “B3” is found in column “B” in row “3”:

Microsoft Excel 2003: Cell Name

And cell “D24” is found in column “D” in row “24”:

Microsoft Excel 2003: Cell Name

To make sure, click the View menu and then click Formula Bar, and the Name Box is displayed:

Microsoft Excel 2003: Cell Name

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