The subtle nuances in Excel often frustrate Excel users. In this practical webinar, Excel expert, David Ringstrom, CPA, focuses on the quirks and foibles of Excel that trip up the unaware. For instance, sometimes problems arise when someone using a newer version of Excel shares a workbook with you (or vice versa). In other cases, features sometimes unceremoniously vanish from Excel, particularly in Office 365, but you’ll learn how to bring those features you rely on back again. After this course, you’ll be empowered to work more effectively in Excel.
David demonstrates every technique at least twice: first, on a PowerPoint slide with numbered steps, and second, in Excel 2016. You will recognize any differences in Excel 2013, 2010, or 2007 during the webinar, and will receive detailed handouts. You will also receive an Excel workbook that includes most of the examples used during the webinar.
Who should attend:
Practitioners seeking to work more effectively in Excel and avoid frustrating nuances.
You will learn:
- How to avoid frustration by understanding the nuances between Enter and Edit modes
- Eliminating the need to manually resize charts when data is added—and instead, automate this with tables
- How to quickly duplicate a group of two or more worksheets
- How to write on-screen with Excel’s Scribble tool, including drawing attention to specific areas of a spreadsheet
- How to streamline repetitive tasks by way of Excel’s Quick Access Tool bar
- How to use the Fill Series command to create a series of numbers with just a few mouse clicks
- How to utilize the Split Worksheet feature properly to lock certain rows at the bottom of the Excel window
- A simple trick that allows you to skip the OK button within Excel’s dialog boxes
- How to save time by seeing how to enter data sideways
- How to manage cumbersome lists of data using the Table feature
Upon course completion, you will be able to:
- Recognize that some features may work in one version of Excel, but not another
- Describe why commonly used Excel features sometimes might be disabled
- Apply mouse actions and keyboard shortcuts to overcome default features or behaviors in Excel
Program Prerequisites: None
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Field of Study: Computer Software & Applications (2 hours)
Format: Live Webcast or Self-Study Eligible
Credit Type: Self-Study credit (Please note that to receive Self-Study credit you will need to complete a final exam after viewing the webinar.)
David H. Ringstrom, CPA, is an author and nationally recognized instructor who teaches scores of webinars each year. His Excel courses are based on 25 years of consulting and teaching experience. David’s mantra is “Either you work Excel, or it works you,” so he focuses on what he sees users don’t, but should, know about Microsoft Excel. His goal is to empower you to use Excel more effectively.
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