How to Use Group Box in Excel

In this Excel tutorial, you will learn how to create and configure a frame in Excel.

When you use many controls in your controls, the group box could be quite important for you. A group box groups controls such as radio button or checkbox.

Inserting Group Box

To insert a group box into the spreadsheet in Excel, first go to the Developer tab, in the Controls group. Click Insert, and then, under Form Controls, click Group Box.

Insert Group Box 

Click on the worksheet location where you want to insert the group box.

Group Box

To set the control's properties, right-click the icon, and then click Format Control. 

Group Box Format Control

Example of group boxes in Excel

Group Box with a check box.

Group Box Example Checkboxes

Group Box with option buttons.

Group Box Example Option buttons