Excel is a powerful spreadsheet and data analysis application, but to use it most effectively, you first have to understand the basics. This video series introduces some of the tasks and features that you can use in all workbooks.
Inside this course:
Create a new blank workbook (1:15)
You can start with a blank workbook, an existing saved workbook, or a template.
Explore the Excel user interface (2:13)
Identify user interface elements that you can use to accomplish basic tasks
Move within worksheet cells (1:13)
Use a mouse, keyboard, or menus to get to any cell.
Enter data (1:15)
Enter some basic text and numerical data where you want the data to appear
Select and format data (1:40)
Make data easier to read and understand by using formatting
Copy and paste formatting and data (2:19)
Save time by copying and pasting data, as well as data formatting, into other cells.
Edit data (1:46)
Learn several different ways to edit or replace data in your workbook
Insert and resize columns (1:35)
Insert columns to make room for new data, or resize columns to make data fit better
Save in a new folder (2:36)
Learn how to save your workbook
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