Microsoft Excel 2010 is one of the most popular software applications worldwide and is part of the Microsoft Office 2010 productivity suite.
This course will help you switch to Excel 2010 from a previous version of the software, and will give you a thorough knowledge and understanding of Excel and its applications if you have never used it before. You can use Excel to analyse data, for example, in accounts, budgets, billing and many other areas.
You learn how to navigate this revised version of Excel, exploring the menu bar and the different tasks that can be done with it. You will work on sample spreadsheets doing basic math, adding and deleting columns and rows, and preparing the worksheet for printing. You will learn how to represent your data visually to show trends, patterns and comparisons between the data in a chart, table or other template, and how Excel 2010 will automatically do all the calculations for you once you add in the formula.
This course will be of great interest to all professionals in business, finance and many other areas that need to analyse data in accounts, or keep records of stock or schedules, and to anyone trying to plan and keep track of their personal finances at home.
After completing this Excel course, you will be able to:
- Describe how to navigate Excel's menu.
- List the improvements and new features of the software.
- Explain how to create, save, prepare for printing and apply templates to a worksheet.
- Work with formulas and functions. - Use VLOOKUP to search through the data in the spreadsheet.
- Identify patterns and trends with conditional formatting, sparklines and charts.
- Apply a table to the data.
- Check conditions with the IF function.
- Describe the save and run macros.
- Calculate dates using formulas.
- Work quicker with keyboard shortcuts.
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