I know I can google it quite easily but hey, I have never asked any question @ SU, so here is one.
What is the shortcut key for Format Painter in Microsoft Office things e.g., Microsoft Word?
OK Since nobody is in answering mood, I googled this myself. And the answer is to use
The official Office-wide Format Painter key combination is
This is awkward to press, though, especially when standing up.
So I automated this with an Autohotkey script:
There is no paste required - if Alt+h+f+p is done correctly, you should get the paintbrush appear, and you can then apply it, but only to one location.
HOWEVER: In the mouse-click version, double clicking on the Format Painter icon gives you the opportunity to apply the format multiple times, to numerous separate locations.
How does one do that with the keyboard, for Excel?
The answer from:
...doesn't work for Excel.