There a sometimes in excel where you want to create a button but you don't want to introduce VB into your workbook (there are many reasons not to) - heres how.
I'm a great advocate of not using VBA / macros when you don't have to - they are not widely understood, easy to break when you alter the workbook and introduce a plethora of security issues. And with the newer versions of excel they can prove troublsome with users not enabling macros and saving the workbook in a non macro-enabled format (i.e. .xlsm).
Here is how to:
You may want to go back at this point to tweak your colours and/or line thickness to get the best results.
This trick is best used with a hyperlink to open another document/webpage; link to a specified place within the workbook or even to lanch a script or other program. See my blog post about how to properly set up a hyperlink.