How to Hide a Microsoft Excel Worksheet

When working with worksheets and workbooks, there may be times when you want to hide worksheets. Follow these easy steps to hide an Excel worksheet.

This feature works the same in all modern versions of Microsoft Excel: 2010, 2013, and 2016.

  1. Select the worksheet you want to hide.

  2. On the Home tab, in the Cells group, select the Format drop-down arrow.
    Format Drop-down Arrow

  3. Under Visibility, select Hide & Unhide, and then select Hide Sheet.
    Hide Sheet

  4. The sheet is now hidden until you unhide it by selecting Unhide Sheet.
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