Excel Workbook For Dummies book cover

Excel Workbook For Dummies

Authors:
Paul McFedries ,
Greg Harvey
Published: January 19, 2022

Overview

Get practical walkthroughs for the most useful Excel features

Looking for easy-to-understand, practical guidance on how to go from Excel newbie to number crunching pro? Excel Workbook For Dummies is the hands-on tutorial you've been waiting for.

This step-by-step guide is packed with exercises that walk you through the basic and advanced functions and formulas included in Excel. At your own speed, you'll learn how to enter data, format your spreadsheet, and apply the mathematical and statistical capabilities of the program.

Work through the book from start to finish or, if you'd prefer, jump right to the section that's giving you trouble, whether that's data visualization, macros, analysis, or anything else. You can also:

  • Brush up on and practice time-saving keyboard shortcuts for popular commands and actions
  • Get a handle on multi-functional and practical pivot tables with intuitive practice exercises
  • Learn to secure your data with spreadsheet password protections

Perfect for new users of Excel, Excel Workbook For Dummies is also the ideal resource for those who know their way around a spreadsheet but need a refresher on some of the more advanced features of this powerful program.

Get practical walkthroughs for the most useful Excel features

Looking for easy-to-understand, practical guidance on how to go from Excel newbie to number crunching pro? Excel Workbook For Dummies is the hands-on tutorial you've been waiting for.

This step-by-step guide is packed with exercises that walk you through the basic and advanced functions and formulas included in Excel. At your own speed, you'll learn how to enter data, format your spreadsheet, and apply the mathematical and statistical capabilities of the program.

Work through the book from start to finish or, if you'd prefer, jump right to the section

that's giving you trouble, whether that's data visualization, macros, analysis, or anything else. You can also:
  • Brush up on and practice time-saving keyboard shortcuts for popular commands and actions
  • Get a handle on multi-functional and practical pivot tables with intuitive practice exercises
  • Learn to secure your data with spreadsheet password protections

Perfect for new users of Excel, Excel Workbook For Dummies is also the ideal resource for those who know their way around a spreadsheet but need a refresher on some of the more advanced features of this powerful program.

Excel Workbook For Dummies Cheat Sheet

As an integral part of the ribbon interface used by all the major apps in Microsoft Office, Excel gives you access to hot key sequences that, for all of you keyboard enthusiasts, can greatly speed up the process of selecting program commands. To save time when accessing commands, look up its hot key sequence in these Cheat Sheet tables.