Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program that is used to manage, analyze, and present data. It includes many powerful tools that can be used to organize and manipulate large amounts of data, perform complex calculations, create professional-looking charts, and more.

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Microsoft Excel 1: Introduction to Excel

This workshop provides an overview of the Excel 2016 user interface and covers how to perform basic tasks such as starting and exiting the program as well as the following additional topics:

  • In-depth intro to creating and managing workbooks
  • Managing and navigating worksheets
  • Entering and managing data
  • Formatting worksheets
    • Text
    • Numbers
    • Cells
  • Getting help

Duration: 90 minutes

Date and Time Location Evaluation
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am
LPW 4056
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Microsoft Excel 2: Objects, Charts, and Sparklines

This workshop covers the following topics and more:

  • Quickly insert objects such as pictures, clip art, shapes and more with just a few clicks of the mouse
  • Insert complex mathematical equations and symbols into your worksheets
  • Use the Screenshot feature to quickly insert a screenshot of any open application
  • Select your data and insert a chart into your worksheet
  • Bar chart, pie chart, line chart—Choose and use the right type of chart to get your point across

Duration: 90 minutes


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Microsoft Excel 3: Managing Data

This workshop covers the following topics and more:

  • Prevent bad data from being entered by using the Data Validation feature
  • Automatically add subtotals to several rows of related data with just a couple of mouse clicks
  • Using the powerful filter features of Excel to view only the data you have need of
  • Easily separate the contents of one cell into multiple columns such as first and last names
  • Speed up data input with the AutoFill feature and customize the AutoFill feature by using Custom Lists

Duration: 90 minutes


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