by Allen Wyatt
(last updated January 19, 2019)
When you first create a new Excel workbook, the program--by default--creates sixteen blank worksheets within the workbook. For many people, this is way too many. To alter the number of default worksheets in a new workbook, follow these steps:
Figure 1. The General tab of the Options dialog box.
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