GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

What’s New in Excel 2013

Welcome Screen The first thing you’ll see when you open Excel is a brand new look. It’s cleaner, but it’s also designed to help you get professional-looking results quickly. You’ll find many new features that [Read More >>>]

GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

Check For Updates in Excel 2013

Microsoft Excel 2013 Automatic Update option is the default setting whenever it is installed which means any updates released by Microsoft for Excel 2013 will automatically be downloaded and installed on your PC. To ensure [Read More >>>]

GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

Change the Theme in Excel 2013

Excel 2013 allows you to change the background theme. The default theme is white and can come across to some users as very bright and difficult to work with for long periods of time. Fear [Read More >>>]

GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

Starting Microsoft Excel

In the following example we are using Windows 7. 1. Click the Windows Start button 2. Click All Programs 3. Click on the Microsoft Office folder 4. Click Microsoft Excel Pin Microsoft Excel to the [Read More >>>]

GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

Selecting Cells

You can select a single cell, multiple cells, a contiguous group of cells or even a non-contiguous group of cells. In this article we will show you examples of all these options. Select A Single [Read More >>>]

GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

Excel 2013 Layout

For those of you who have worked with Microsoft Excel 2003, the first thing you will notice when using Microsoft Excel 2013 is that Microsoft has changed the standard toolbar into a ribbon interface. You [Read More >>>]

GETTING STARTED IN EXCEL

Entering Data Into Cells

Data Default Alignment When you enter data into a cell Excel has default settings to align the data depending on the data type. Text is aligned Left by default. Dates, Times and Numbers are aligned [Read More >>>]