One of Microsoft Excel’s greatest features is the ability to link to other workbooks. So if a time comes when you need to find those workbook links that you’ve included, you’ll need to know where to begin.
A general search to locate the links to workbooks is easy if it’s just the text in the cells that you look through. But if you have workbooks linked in formulas, defined names, charts, or objects, it’s not an obvious search. With a mix of built-in tools and your own two eyes, here’s how to find links to your other workbooks in Microsoft Excel.