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How to Subtract in Excel

How to subtract in Excel shows you how easy subtracting numbers in Excel can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to subtract two numbers in Excel.

How to subtract in Excel shows you how easy subtracting numbers in Excel can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to subtract two numbers in Excel.

How to Multiply in Excel

How to multiply in Excel gives step by step instructions on how to multiply two numbers in Excel using a simple formula.

How to multiply in Excel gives step by step instructions on how to multiply two numbers in Excel using a simple formula.

Excel Beginner? Start Here

How to Use Excel is a series of free tutorials for the absolute beginner. Learn the names of Excel screen elements, how to enter data, how to use Excel formulas and functions, add/remove columns and rows, and how to create charts.

How to Use Excel is a series of free tutorials for the absolute beginner. Learn the names of Excel screen elements, how to enter data, how to use Excel formulas and functions, add/remove columns and rows, and how to create charts.

How to Divide in Excel

How to divide in Excel shows you how easy it is to dividing numbers in Excel can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to divide two numbers in Excel.

How to divide in Excel shows you how easy it is to dividing numbers in Excel can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to divide two numbers in Excel.

Add Today's Date with the "TODAY" Function in...

Use the TODAY function to add today's date to a worksheet in Excel. A step by step example is included.

Use the TODAY function to add today's date to a worksheet in Excel. A step by step example is included.

A Beginner's Guide to Excel Formulas

This tutorial covers basic information about formulas and includes a step by step example of how to create a formula in Excel. This tutorial is intended for those just getting started with Excel.

This tutorial covers basic information about formulas and includes a step by step example of how to create a formula in Excel. This tutorial is intended for those just getting started with Excel.

Quickly Sum Columns or Rows of Numbers in Excel

The Excel SUM function makes it easy to quickly sum or add up columns, rows, or individual cells of data in a worksheet.

The Excel SUM function makes it easy to quickly sum or add up columns, rows, or individual cells of data in a worksheet.

How to Create a Database in Excel

This step by step tutorial shows you how to create a database in Excel. The tutorial covers entering data, creating the database, and using the built in sorting and filter tools.

This step by step tutorial shows you how to create a database in Excel. The tutorial covers entering data, creating the database, and using the built in sorting and filter tools.

Learn a Basic Excel Formula with These Easy Tips

How to add in Excel shows you how easy it is to add two or more numbers together using a formula. Step by step instructions are included.

How to add in Excel shows you how easy it is to add two or more numbers together using a formula. Step by step instructions are included.

How to Use Excel to Count Days Between Two Dates

The tutorials listed here cover Excel functions that will count the number of days between two dates. Each tutorial includes a step by step example of using the functions.

The tutorials listed here cover Excel functions that will count the number of days between two dates. Each tutorial includes a step by step example of using the functions.

How to use Excel's VLOOKUP Function

How to use VLOOKUP in Excel to retrieve specific data from a database or table of data. Step by step instructions are included.

How to use VLOOKUP in Excel to retrieve specific data from a database or table of data. Step by step instructions are included.

Finding the Average Value with Excel's AVERAGE...

Use Excel's AVERAGE function to find the average, or arithmetic mean for selected data. A step by step example is included.

Use Excel's AVERAGE function to find the average, or arithmetic mean for selected data. A step by step example is included.

Generate Random Numbers with Excel's RANDBETWEE...

Use Excel's RANDBETWEEN function to generate random integers between two numbers that you choose. A step by step example is included.

Use Excel's RANDBETWEEN function to generate random integers between two numbers that you choose. A step by step example is included.

What is Microsoft Excel and When Would I Use it?

What is Microsoft Excel? It is an electronic spreadsheet program used for storing, organizing and manipulating data. Excel uses formulas to perform mathematical calculations ranging from the simple to the very complex. The program can also be used for graphing data.

What is Microsoft Excel? It is an electronic spreadsheet program used for storing, organizing and manipulating data. Excel uses formulas to perform mathematical calculations ranging from the simple to the very complex. The program can also be used for graphing data.

5 Steps to Making/Formatting a Line Graph in...

This tutorial covers how to create and format a basic line graph in Microsoft Excel. The tutorial includes a step by step example.

This tutorial covers how to create and format a basic line graph in Microsoft Excel. The tutorial includes a step by step example.

Show Formulas in Excel using Shortcut Keys

Show the formulas in a Excel worksheet instead of the formulas' answers. Use this feature to quickly and easily check and find errors in formulas.

Show the formulas in a Excel worksheet instead of the formulas' answers. Use this feature to quickly and easily check and find errors in formulas.

Customize Cell Data with Excel's IF Function

Use Excel's IF function to customize data displayed in one or more worksheet cells based on conditions that you specify. A step by step example is included.

Use Excel's IF function to customize data displayed in one or more worksheet cells based on conditions that you specify. A step by step example is included.

Take Advantage of a Free Flowchart Template for...

This article walks through how to download and use the free flowchart template available from Microsoft.

This article walks through how to download and use the free flowchart template available from Microsoft.

Using Date Functions in Excel: A Quick How-To

There are a number of date functions available in Excel. Depending on your needs, you can use a date function in Excel to return the current date, the current time, or the day of the week. This tutorial covers the most common date functions used in Excel.

There are a number of date functions available in Excel. Depending on your needs, you can use a date function in Excel to return the current date, the current time, or the day of the week. This tutorial covers the most common date functions used in Excel.

Easy as Pie Charts in Excel

Use a pie chart in Excel to show the percentage each slice of the pie represents of the total chart value. This tutorial includes a step by step example.

Use a pie chart in Excel to show the percentage each slice of the pie represents of the total chart value. This tutorial includes a step by step example.

Test Multiple Conditions with Excel's AND and...

How to use the AND and/or OR function in Excel to test for multiple true or false conditions. A step by step example is included.

How to use the AND and/or OR function in Excel to test for multiple true or false conditions. A step by step example is included.

Cell Reference

Definition of the terms cell reference, relative cell reference, absolute cell reference, and mixed cell reference as used in spreadsheet programs such as Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the terms cell reference, relative cell reference, absolute cell reference, and mixed cell reference as used in spreadsheet programs such as Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

A Simple Guide to Data Entry Forms in Excel

This tutorial covers how to use a data entry form to add data to a database in Excel. A step by step example of how to create and use a data entry form is included in the tutorial.

This tutorial covers how to use a data entry form to add data to a database in Excel. A step by step example of how to create and use a data entry form is included in the tutorial.

Absolute Cell References

Definition of the term Absolute Cell Reference as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term Absolute Cell Reference as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Generate Random Numbers with Excel's RAND...

Use Excel's RAND function to generate random numbers between zero and one, one and ten or any other chosen range. A step by step example is included.

Use Excel's RAND function to generate random numbers between zero and one, one and ten or any other chosen range. A step by step example is included.

Worksheet

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6 Ways to Sort Data in Excel

Six ways to sort data values in Excel - includes quick sorts on one column, sorting by date or time, multi-column sorts, and sorting by custom lists.

Six ways to sort data values in Excel - includes quick sorts on one column, sorting by date or time, multi-column sorts, and sorting by custom lists.

Keep Column & Row Headings On Screen with...

Freezing panes in Excel keeps the headings at the top and down the side of the sheet from disappearing while scrolling. A step by step example is included.

Freezing panes in Excel keeps the headings at the top and down the side of the sheet from disappearing while scrolling. A step by step example is included.

Google Spreadsheet's IF Function

The IF function lets you set conditions and returns different results depending on whether the condition is TRUE or FALSE. A step by step example is included.

The IF function lets you set conditions and returns different results depending on whether the condition is TRUE or FALSE. A step by step example is included.

Function

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Make a Column Chart in Excel

This tutorial covers how to create and format a column chart in Microsoft Excel. The tutorial includes a step by step example.

This tutorial covers how to create and format a column chart in Microsoft Excel. The tutorial includes a step by step example.

Select Rows, Columns, and Worksheets in Excel...

How to quickly select entire rows, columns, data table, or worksheets or data tables in Excel using shortcut keys or the mouse. Step by step instructions are included.

How to quickly select entire rows, columns, data table, or worksheets or data tables in Excel using shortcut keys or the mouse. Step by step instructions are included.

How to Add, Subtract, Divide, and Multiply in...

These tutorial cover how to carry out basic math operations in Excel using formulas. The tutorials cover how to add, subtract, multiply, or divide numbers in Excel using formulas.

These tutorial cover how to carry out basic math operations in Excel using formulas. The tutorials cover how to add, subtract, multiply, or divide numbers in Excel using formulas.

Understanding Excel's Goal Seek Function

Excel's Goal Seek feature allows you to alter data in formulas to get different results. Goal Seek can be used when planning new projects. Cost projections for different scenarios can be quickly created and the results compared.

Excel's Goal Seek feature allows you to alter data in formulas to get different results. Goal Seek can be used when planning new projects. Cost projections for different scenarios can be quickly created and the results compared.

Syntax

Spreadsheet definition - Syntax. This glossary entry defines the term syntax as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets

Spreadsheet definition - Syntax. This glossary entry defines the term syntax as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets

Convert Angles from Radians to Degrees in Excel

Use the DEGREES function in Excel to convert angles measured in radians to degrees. A step by step example of converting radians to degrees

Use the DEGREES function in Excel to convert angles measured in radians to degrees. A step by step example of converting radians to degrees

Row

: Rows run horizontally in an Excel worksheet . Each row is identified by a number in the row header

: Rows run horizontally in an Excel worksheet . Each row is identified by a number in the row header

Excel's Fill Down Command

Copy data to multiple cells in Excel using a keyboard shortcut.

Copy data to multiple cells in Excel using a keyboard shortcut.

Nesting the AND, OR and IF Functions in Excel

By nesting or combining the OR and/or AND functions with Excel's IF function, the range of conditions tested for in the worksheet can be greatly increased.

By nesting or combining the OR and/or AND functions with Excel's IF function, the range of conditions tested for in the worksheet can be greatly increased.

Which Function Do You Use to Find the Square...

This article covers finding the square root of numbers in Excel. The article includes a step by step example of finding square roots in Excel.

This article covers finding the square root of numbers in Excel. The article includes a step by step example of finding square roots in Excel.

Cell

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Spreadsheet

Definition of the term spreadsheet as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term spreadsheet as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

10 Spreadsheet Terms Every Excel User Should Know

Ten of the most common spreadsheet terms and definitions used in programs such as Excel, Microsoft Works, and Google Docs Spreadsheets

Ten of the most common spreadsheet terms and definitions used in programs such as Excel, Microsoft Works, and Google Docs Spreadsheets

Moving Around and Between Worksheets in Excel

How to move around and between worksheets in Excel using keyboard shortcuts keys, the Name Box, and Go To. Step by step instructions are included.

How to move around and between worksheets in Excel using keyboard shortcuts keys, the Name Box, and Go To. Step by step instructions are included.

Adding/Formatting the Date and Time in Excel...

The keyboard shortcut and the functions listed below can be used to add the current date to an Excel spreadsheet. Each tutorial includes step by step examples of working with dates in Excel.

The keyboard shortcut and the functions listed below can be used to add the current date to an Excel spreadsheet. Each tutorial includes step by step examples of working with dates in Excel.

Ribbon

How to customize the ribbon in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office programs. Step by step instructions are included..

How to customize the ribbon in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office programs. Step by step instructions are included..

Finding the Arithmetic Mean with the AVERAGE...

Use Google Spreadsheets AVERAGE function to find the average, or arithmetic mean, of values for selected data. A step by step example is included.

Use Google Spreadsheets AVERAGE function to find the average, or arithmetic mean, of values for selected data. A step by step example is included.

How to Lock Cells and Protect Worksheets in Excel

Use Excel's security features to protect specific cells containing formulas and other important data by locking cells and protecting the worksheet.

Use Excel's security features to protect specific cells containing formulas and other important data by locking cells and protecting the worksheet.

Excel TRIM Function Alternative Formula

The TRIM function cannot always remove extra spaces from text data. An alternative formula for removing extra spaces from data in Excel is covered in this example.

The TRIM function cannot always remove extra spaces from text data. An alternative formula for removing extra spaces from data in Excel is covered in this example.

Column

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Bothered by Excel AutoComplete? Here's How to...

How to disable or re-enable Excel's AutoComplete feature. Step by step instructions are included.

How to disable or re-enable Excel's AutoComplete feature. Step by step instructions are included.

7 DOs and DON'Ts of Data Entry in Excel

Entering data DOs and DON'Ts covers the dangers of blank rows and columns, and why locking formulas, sorting, saving, and cell references are good in Excel.

Entering data DOs and DON'Ts covers the dangers of blank rows and columns, and why locking formulas, sorting, saving, and cell references are good in Excel.

Excel SUM - INDIRECT Dynamic Range Formula

Combine Excel's INDIRECT and SUM functions can make it easy to change the range of data added up by the formula. Step by step instructions are included.

Combine Excel's INDIRECT and SUM functions can make it easy to change the range of data added up by the formula. Step by step instructions are included.

Range

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Formatting Numbers in Excel

Applying currency, percent, or number formatting using shortcut keys and ribbon options in Excel. Step by step instructions are included.

Applying currency, percent, or number formatting using shortcut keys and ribbon options in Excel. Step by step instructions are included.

3 Ways to Sort by Color in Excel

Sorting by Color in Excel In addition to sorting by values - such as text or numbers - Excel has custom

Sorting by Color in Excel In addition to sorting by values - such as text or numbers - Excel has custom

Excel SUM OFFSET Formula Tutorial

By combining Excel's OFFSET function with the SUM function you can create formulas that will find totals for dynamic ranges of data.

By combining Excel's OFFSET function with the SUM function you can create formulas that will find totals for dynamic ranges of data.

Here's How to Fix '#REF!' Errors in Excel

A #REF! error message in Excel refers to an invalid cell reference. Read this article to find the causes and cures for this common problem.

A #REF! error message in Excel refers to an invalid cell reference. Read this article to find the causes and cures for this common problem.

Need a Timeline Template for Excel? This One's...

Among the templates offered for free by Microsoft is one for creating a timeline in Excel. This template works in all versions from Excel 97 on. This article walks through how to download and use the timeline template in Excel.

Among the templates offered for free by Microsoft is one for creating a timeline in Excel. This template works in all versions from Excel 97 on. This article walks through how to download and use the timeline template in Excel.

Free Excel Templates From Microsoft

This article covers templates in Excel: how to make your own as well as free templates that you can download.

This article covers templates in Excel: how to make your own as well as free templates that you can download.

How to Use the AutoMAX Function in Excel

Excel's AutoMAX feature is a shortcut to using the MAX function to find the largest number in a range of data. A step by step example is included.

Excel's AutoMAX feature is a shortcut to using the MAX function to find the largest number in a range of data. A step by step example is included.

Understanding Excel's COUNT Function

Excel's COUNT function can be used to count up the number of cells containing numbers in a selected range. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using the COUNT function in Excel

Excel's COUNT function can be used to count up the number of cells containing numbers in a selected range. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using the COUNT function in Excel

How to Find the Weighted Average in Excel

This tutorial covers finding the weighted average for data using Excel's SUMPRODUCT function. A step by step example is included with the tutorial.

This tutorial covers finding the weighted average for data using Excel's SUMPRODUCT function. A step by step example is included with the tutorial.

Identifying Excel Screen Elements

This labeled diagram identifies the main elements of the Excel screen. Descriptions for each element are included.

This labeled diagram identifies the main elements of the Excel screen. Descriptions for each element are included.

Organize and Find Data without Formulas using...

Excel pivot tables makes it easy to organize and extract information from tables of data without the use of formulas. A step by step example is included.

Excel pivot tables makes it easy to organize and extract information from tables of data without the use of formulas. A step by step example is included.

A Free Excel Biweekly Time Sheet Template from...

This article shows you how to quickly download and use a free employee time sheet template in Excel.

This article shows you how to quickly download and use a free employee time sheet template in Excel.

How to Use Excel's MAX Function

The MAX function, is used to find the largest or maximum number in a given list of values. This tutorial includes a step by step example.

The MAX function, is used to find the largest or maximum number in a given list of values. This tutorial includes a step by step example.

Convert Angles from Degrees to Radians in Excel

Use Excel's RADIANS function to easily convert angles measured in degrees into radians for use with Excel's trig functions.

Use Excel's RADIANS function to easily convert angles measured in degrees into radians for use with Excel's trig functions.

COUNTIF - COUNTA Percentage Formula

Find the percentage of yes or no responses in a data range using the COUNTIF and COUNTA functions in Excel. The same formula can be used to find the percentage of any one value - not just yes and no. This tutorial includes a step by step example.

Find the percentage of yes or no responses in a data range using the COUNTIF and COUNTA functions in Excel. The same formula can be used to find the percentage of any one value - not just yes and no. This tutorial includes a step by step example.

Adding Borders in Excel Using Shortcut Keys

Adding and formatting borders in Excel using shortcut keys and options on the ribbon. Step by step instructions are included.

Adding and formatting borders in Excel using shortcut keys and options on the ribbon. Step by step instructions are included.

How to Fix '#####' Error Messages in Excel

A ##### error message in Excel can be caused by several factors. This article discusses the causes and cures for this common error in Excel.

A ##### error message in Excel can be caused by several factors. This article discusses the causes and cures for this common error in Excel.

Dialog Box

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Active Cell

Definition of the term Active Cell as it is used in spreadsheet programs such as Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term Active Cell as it is used in spreadsheet programs such as Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Relative Cell References

Definition of the term Relative Cell Reference as it is used in spreadsheet programs such as Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term Relative Cell Reference as it is used in spreadsheet programs such as Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Copy Formulas and Data with Excel's Fill Handle

Use Excel Fill Handle to copy formulas, data, a series of numbers, days of the week, and months of the year. Step by step examples are included.

Use Excel Fill Handle to copy formulas, data, a series of numbers, days of the week, and months of the year. Step by step examples are included.

Workbook

Definition of the term workbook as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term workbook as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Label

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Understanding Excel's Conditional Formatting

Using formulas to customize conditional formatting rules in Excel. This tutorial uses a date formula and conditional formatting to highlight past due dates. A step by step example is included.

Using formulas to customize conditional formatting rules in Excel. This tutorial uses a date formula and conditional formatting to highlight past due dates. A step by step example is included.

Charts and Graphs

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How to Make a Stock Market High, Low, and Close...

This tutorial covers creating a High-Low-Close stock market chart in Microsoft Excel. The tutorial includes a step by step example of creating a High-Low-Close stock market chart in Excel.

This tutorial covers creating a High-Low-Close stock market chart in Microsoft Excel. The tutorial includes a step by step example of creating a High-Low-Close stock market chart in Excel.

Argument

Definition of the term arguments as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets

Definition of the term arguments as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets

Formula Bar

: The formula bar in Excel is located above the work area of the spreadsheet . The formula bar displays

: The formula bar in Excel is located above the work area of the spreadsheet . The formula bar displays

How to Use the MIN Function in Excel

The MIN function is used to find the smallest or minimum value in a given list of numbers. This tutorial includes a step by step example on using the MIN function in Excel.

The MIN function is used to find the smallest or minimum value in a given list of numbers. This tutorial includes a step by step example on using the MIN function in Excel.

'Table Array

Table Array. Spreadsheets terms - definition of the term table array as used in spreadsheets such as Excel.

Table Array. Spreadsheets terms - definition of the term table array as used in spreadsheets such as Excel.

Excel UPPER Function

Use the UPPER function in Excel to convert text data to all upper case letters (capital letters). A step by step example is included.

Use the UPPER function in Excel to convert text data to all upper case letters (capital letters). A step by step example is included.

How to Use Excel's 'REPLACE' Function to...

The REPLACE function is used to replace unwanted characters with good data. The tutorial includes a step by step example.

The REPLACE function is used to replace unwanted characters with good data. The tutorial includes a step by step example.

Excel Rolling Dice Tutorial

This tutorial covers how to create a pair of rolling dice in Excel. The tutorial makes use of the IF, AND, OR, and RANDBETWEEN functions to simulate the rolling of a pair of dice.

This tutorial covers how to create a pair of rolling dice in Excel. The tutorial makes use of the IF, AND, OR, and RANDBETWEEN functions to simulate the rolling of a pair of dice.

Macro

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Choosing the Right Graph - Excel Graphs and...

This article covers the main types of Excel graphs and their uses. The graphs covered include the bar graph, line graph, scatter plot graph, and the pie chart.

This article covers the main types of Excel graphs and their uses. The graphs covered include the bar graph, line graph, scatter plot graph, and the pie chart.

Column and Row Headings

Definition of the terms column and row headings as they are used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the terms column and row headings as they are used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

How to Use QUOTIENT Functions in Excel

The QUOTIENT function is used to divide numbers in Excel. This tutorial includes an example to walk you through using the QUOTIENT function.

The QUOTIENT function is used to divide numbers in Excel. This tutorial includes an example to walk you through using the QUOTIENT function.

Excel's HLOOKUP Function

Excel’s HLOOKUP function is used to find specific information that has been stored in a table of data stored in a spreadsheet. This tutorial includes an example of how to use the HLOOKUP function in Excel.

Excel’s HLOOKUP function is used to find specific information that has been stored in a table of data stored in a spreadsheet. This tutorial includes an example of how to use the HLOOKUP function in Excel.

How to Subtract in Google Spreadsheets

How to subtract in Google Spreadsheets shows you how easy subtracting numbers can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to subtract two numbers in Google Spreadsheets.

How to subtract in Google Spreadsheets shows you how easy subtracting numbers can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to subtract two numbers in Google Spreadsheets.

How to Add Headers and Footers to Excel...

How to add headers and footers to worksheets in Excel.

How to add headers and footers to worksheets in Excel.

Changing Column Widths and Row Heights in Excel...

How to change column widths and row heights in Excel and Google Spreadsheets using the mouse or menu options. Step by step are included.

How to change column widths and row heights in Excel and Google Spreadsheets using the mouse or menu options. Step by step are included.

Data

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Value

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Google Spreadsheet Formula Tutorial

This tutorial covers creating and using a simple Google Spreadsheet formula. The tutorial includes a step by step example of creating a Google Spreadsheet formula.

This tutorial covers creating and using a simple Google Spreadsheet formula. The tutorial includes a step by step example of creating a Google Spreadsheet formula.

Find the Middle or Median Value in a Range of...

Find the middle value in a list of numbers with the MEDIAN function in Excel. A step by step example is included.

Find the middle value in a list of numbers with the MEDIAN function in Excel. A step by step example is included.

Transpose Rows to Columns in Excel

The TRANSPOSE function is used to transfer data located in a row into a column or data located in a column into a row. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using Excel's TRANSPOSE function

The TRANSPOSE function is used to transfer data located in a row into a column or data located in a column into a row. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using Excel's TRANSPOSE function

Name Box

Definition of the term Name Box as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term Name Box as it is used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Excel AutoFormat

Excel's Autoformat option gives you 17 AutoFormat styles to use to give your spreadsheets a professional look. Instructions on how to apply an autoformat style are included.

Excel's Autoformat option gives you 17 AutoFormat styles to use to give your spreadsheets a professional look. Instructions on how to apply an autoformat style are included.

Convert Case with Excel's PROPER Function

The PROPER function is used to convert text data to proper case letters (combination upper and lower case). A step by step example is included.

The PROPER function is used to convert text data to proper case letters (combination upper and lower case). A step by step example is included.

Find the Sine of an Angle in Excel

Use Excel's SIN function to find the sine of an angle measured in radians. A step by step example is included.

Use Excel's SIN function to find the sine of an angle measured in radians. A step by step example is included.

Copy Formatting Between Cells with Excel's...

Quickly copy formatting options from one cell or group of cells to another with Excel's format painter. Step by step instructions are included.

Quickly copy formatting options from one cell or group of cells to another with Excel's format painter. Step by step instructions are included.

How to Use the AutoCOUNT Function in Excel

Excel's AutoCount feature uses the COUNT function to total cells in a range that contain numbers. Astep by step example is included with the tutorial.

Excel's AutoCount feature uses the COUNT function to total cells in a range that contain numbers. Astep by step example is included with the tutorial.

Nesting the ROUND and SUM Functions in Excel

Nesting the SUM and ROUND functions in Excel combines the operations of these two functions in a single worksheet cell. A step by step example is included.

Nesting the SUM and ROUND functions in Excel combines the operations of these two functions in a single worksheet cell. A step by step example is included.

How to Use Freeze Panes to Lock Columns and...

Lock Columns and Rows in Excel 2003 with Freeze Panes Related tutorial: Excel 2007 / 2010 Freeze Panes

Lock Columns and Rows in Excel 2003 with Freeze Panes Related tutorial: Excel 2007 / 2010 Freeze Panes

Creating Custom Conditional Formatting Rules in...

Use formulas to create custom conditional formatting rules in Excel. This tutorial includes a step by step example on using a formula to create a custom conditional formatting rule.

Use formulas to create custom conditional formatting rules in Excel. This tutorial includes a step by step example on using a formula to create a custom conditional formatting rule.

6 Steps to Customizing a Column Chart in Excel

Change the column colors and show percent values for a single data series in an Excel column chart - 6 steps max. A step by step example is included.

Change the column colors and show percent values for a single data series in an Excel column chart - 6 steps max. A step by step example is included.

How to Use 'DAYS360' Functions in Excel

The Excel DAYS360 Function can be used in accounting systems to calculate the number of days between two dates based on a 360-day year(twelve 30-day months). This tutorial includes a step by step example of using the DAYS360 function in Excel.

The Excel DAYS360 Function can be used in accounting systems to calculate the number of days between two dates based on a 360-day year(twelve 30-day months). This tutorial includes a step by step example of using the DAYS360 function in Excel.

Count Cells that Meet Multiple Criteria with...

Use Excel's SUMPRODUCT function to count cells containing data that meets multiple criteria that you set. A step by step example is included.

Use Excel's SUMPRODUCT function to count cells containing data that meets multiple criteria that you set. A step by step example is included.

How to Use the COUNTIF Function in a Google...

The COUNTIF function in a Google Spreadsheets is used to count up the number of cells in a selected range that meet criteria that you specify. An example of using the COUNTIF function is included in this tutorial.

The COUNTIF function in a Google Spreadsheets is used to count up the number of cells in a selected range that meet criteria that you specify. An example of using the COUNTIF function is included in this tutorial.

How to Calculate Due Dates with Excel's...

The EOMONTH function can be used to calculate a due date of a project or investment that falls on at the end of the month. This article includes an example of using the EOMONTH function to calculate a due date in Excel 2007.

The EOMONTH function can be used to calculate a due date of a project or investment that falls on at the end of the month. This article includes an example of using the EOMONTH function to calculate a due date in Excel 2007.

Database

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How to Find Duplicates in Excel With Conditiona...

This tutorial shows you how find duplicate data - formulas, numbers, dates, data records - in Excel using conditional formatting. The tutorial includes a step by step example of using conditional formatting to find duplicates in Excel.

This tutorial shows you how find duplicate data - formulas, numbers, dates, data records - in Excel using conditional formatting. The tutorial includes a step by step example of using conditional formatting to find duplicates in Excel.

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Round Numbers Up or Down to the Nearest 5 or 10...

Round numbers up or down to the nearest 5, 10, or other specified multiple in Excel. Step by step instructions are included.

Round numbers up or down to the nearest 5, 10, or other specified multiple in Excel. Step by step instructions are included.

Find Information in Data Tables with Excel's...

The Array form of Excel's LOOKUP function can be used to find a single value from a multi-row or multi-column range of data. A step by step example is included.

The Array form of Excel's LOOKUP function can be used to find a single value from a multi-row or multi-column range of data. A step by step example is included.

How Conditional Formatting Works in Excel

Find and display worksheet data that is above or below average using Excel's built-in conditional formatting options. Step by step instructions are included.

Find and display worksheet data that is above or below average using Excel's built-in conditional formatting options. Step by step instructions are included.

Boolean Value

Boolean value definition as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets. How Boolean values are used in formulas.

Boolean value definition as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets. How Boolean values are used in formulas.

Using Labels in Excel Formulas and Functions

Using labels in functions and formulas in Excel 2003 is a easy way to refer to a block of data in an Excel spreadsheet. Labels refer to the data directly under or to the right of a label such as

Using labels in functions and formulas in Excel 2003 is a easy way to refer to a block of data in an Excel spreadsheet. Labels refer to the data directly under or to the right of a label such as

A Quick Guide to Using PRODUCT Function to...

In Excel, the PRODUCT function can be used for multiplying numbers or a range of values together. A function is just a built-in formulas. Functions have been added to simplify performing specific mathematical operations in the spreadsheet.

In Excel, the PRODUCT function can be used for multiplying numbers or a range of values together. A function is just a built-in formulas. Functions have been added to simplify performing specific mathematical operations in the spreadsheet.

A Quick Guide to Using Excel's Clipboard Feature

This tutorial shows you how to use the clipboard in Excel to simplify re-entering frequently used data.

This tutorial shows you how to use the clipboard in Excel to simplify re-entering frequently used data.

Count All Types of Data with Excel's COUNTA...

Use Excel's COUNTA function to count the number of cells in a range containing any type of data. Blank cells are ignored. Step by step instructions are included.

Use Excel's COUNTA function to count the number of cells in a range containing any type of data. Blank cells are ignored. Step by step instructions are included.

How to Divide in Google Spreadsheets

How to divide in Google Spreadsheets shows you how easy dividing numbers can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to divide two numbers in Google Spreadsheets.

How to divide in Google Spreadsheets shows you how easy dividing numbers can be. The tutorial includes a step by step example of how to divide two numbers in Google Spreadsheets.

An Easy Guide to Creating Pictographs in Excel

In a pictograph or pictogram, pictures replace the colored columns or bars in a regular bar graph. This step by step tutorial shows you how to create a pictograph in Excel.

In a pictograph or pictogram, pictures replace the colored columns or bars in a regular bar graph. This step by step tutorial shows you how to create a pictograph in Excel.

Find the Smallest Number in Excel with AutoMIN

This article shows you how to use the AutoMIN function, a shortcut to using Excel's MIN function to find the smallest number in a list. Included is a step by step example of using the AutoMIN function.

This article shows you how to use the AutoMIN function, a shortcut to using Excel's MIN function to find the smallest number in a list. Included is a step by step example of using the AutoMIN function.

Tips and Tricks for Formulas in Microsoft Excel

This list of Excel tips on formulas will give you straightforward answers on how to carry out a variety of tasks related to formulas in Microsoft Excel.

This list of Excel tips on formulas will give you straightforward answers on how to carry out a variety of tasks related to formulas in Microsoft Excel.

How to Use the COUNT Function in Google...

The COUNT function in Google Spreadsheets is used to count up the cells in a selected range that contain numbers - the function ignores blank cells, text and other types of data. This tutorial includes a step by step example .

The COUNT function in Google Spreadsheets is used to count up the cells in a selected range that contain numbers - the function ignores blank cells, text and other types of data. This tutorial includes a step by step example .

Record

Definition of the term Record. Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term Record. Spreadsheets.

How to Explode a Pie Chart in Excel

Explode out a single slice of a pie chart in Excel to emphasis important data. A step by step example is included.

Explode out a single slice of a pie chart in Excel to emphasis important data. A step by step example is included.

Highlight Cells

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How to Use the MONTH Function in Excel

Use the MONTH function to subtract dates in Excel. This tutorial includes an example of using the MONTH function to subtract two dates in Excel.

Use the MONTH function to subtract dates in Excel. This tutorial includes an example of using the MONTH function to subtract two dates in Excel.

Undoing Changes or Mistakes in Excel

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Open Office Calc Basic Spreadsheet Tutorial

This tutorial covers creating a basic spreadsheet in Open Office Calc. The topics covered include how to enter data, using formulas and functions, and formatting the spreadsheet.

This tutorial covers creating a basic spreadsheet in Open Office Calc. The topics covered include how to enter data, using formulas and functions, and formatting the spreadsheet.

How Do I Use the Undo and Redo Buttons in Excel...

The Undo and Redo commands are wonderful features in Excel spreadsheets. You can undo errors easily or have Excel redo a specific formatting on a different area of the spreadsheet, saving you time.

The Undo and Redo commands are wonderful features in Excel spreadsheets. You can undo errors easily or have Excel redo a specific formatting on a different area of the spreadsheet, saving you time.

Excel CHOOSE Function Tutorial

The CHOOSE function can be used to return a value from a list based upon its position in the list. A step by step example is included with this tutorial.

The CHOOSE function can be used to return a value from a list based upon its position in the list. A step by step example is included with this tutorial.

How to Print the Gridlines and Headings on Your...

This article shows you how to print gridlines and headings in Excel. A step by step example is included showing you how to print gridlines and headings in Excel.

This article shows you how to print gridlines and headings in Excel. A step by step example is included showing you how to print gridlines and headings in Excel.

Link Files in Excel with Paste Link

Link data located in two separate Excel files using Paste Link. When the source file changes the destination file will update as well. A step by step example is included.

Link data located in two separate Excel files using Paste Link. When the source file changes the destination file will update as well. A step by step example is included.

How to Use the DAY Function in Excel

Use the DAY function to subtract dates in Excel. This tutorial includes an example of using the DAY function to subtract two dates in Excel.

Use the DAY function to subtract dates in Excel. This tutorial includes an example of using the DAY function to subtract two dates in Excel.

How to Locate and Display an Excel Toolbar

This quick tip shows you how to find and show a toolbar that isn't visible in Excel. Good for finding a toolbar in Excel 97 to Excel 2003.

This quick tip shows you how to find and show a toolbar that isn't visible in Excel. Good for finding a toolbar in Excel 97 to Excel 2003.

Excel Error Message Help

If you get an error message in Excel you might not get much help from the program in finding out the cause. The articles listed here cover the cause and cures for a number of common error messages in Excel, such as #REF!, #NULL!, and #####.

If you get an error message in Excel you might not get much help from the program in finding out the cause. The articles listed here cover the cause and cures for a number of common error messages in Excel, such as #REF!, #NULL!, and #####.

How to Use 'YEAR' Functions to Subtract Dates...

Use the YEAR function to subtract dates in Excel. This tutorial includes an example of using the DAY function to subtract two dates in Excel.en two dates.

Use the YEAR function to subtract dates in Excel. This tutorial includes an example of using the DAY function to subtract two dates in Excel.en two dates.

Find the Largest Negative or Positive Number in...

This tutorial uses a MAX - IF array formula in Excel to find the largest positive or negative value for a range of data. A step by step example is included.

This tutorial uses a MAX - IF array formula in Excel to find the largest positive or negative value for a range of data. A step by step example is included.

Arithmetic Operators

Definition of the term arithmetic or mathematical operators as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Definition of the term arithmetic or mathematical operators as used in Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

Excel SIGN Function

The SIGN function will tell you whether the number in a cell is negative or positive in value or whether it is equal to zero. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using the SIGN function in Excel.

The SIGN function will tell you whether the number in a cell is negative or positive in value or whether it is equal to zero. This tutorial includes a step by step example of using the SIGN function in Excel.

Find the Cosine of an Angle in Excel

Excel's COS function can be used to find the cosine of an angle measured in radians. A step by step example of using this function is included in the tutorial.

Excel's COS function can be used to find the cosine of an angle measured in radians. A step by step example of using this function is included in the tutorial.

How to Count the Days Between Dates in Excel...

Converting imported text to dates in an Excel worksheet using the DATEVALUE function. A step by step example is included.

Converting imported text to dates in an Excel worksheet using the DATEVALUE function. A step by step example is included.