When you start using Excel, the most basic skills you need are creating, opening, and saving workbooks. In this video, learn how to perform those three tasks and to control how Excel opens, creates, and saves your files.
- [Instructor] When you start using Excel,…the most basic skills you need are creating, opening,…and saving workbooks.…In this movie, I'll demonstrate how…to perform those three tasks and to control…how Excel opens, creates, and saves your files.…I have run the Microsoft Excel app,…and I'm on the Start screen.…And you can see that I have a number of templates I can use.…One is a blank workbook.…I can also take a tour that will welcome me to Excel,…or I can use any of the other templates that are listed.…
If I want to create a new blank workbook,…which is the most common task,…I can click the Blank Workbook template, click Create.…If you want to create a new workbook…while you're already in Excel, you can press Command + N,…and that will create your new workbook.…I actually don't want to use this workbook right now,…so I will close it by pressing Command + W.…And I'm back in Book1.…If you want to open an existing workbook,…then you can display the Open dialog…by pressing Command + O.…
That displays the Backstage view,…
- Creating workbooks
- Manipulating cell data
- Using core functions and formulas
- Formatting worksheet elements
- Creating PivotTables
- Collaborating with others
- Working with charts
- Adding images and shapes
- Saving workbooks
- Printing files
Skill Level Beginner
1. Get Started with Excel
2. Manage Workbooks
3. Work with Worksheets, Cells, and Cell Data
4. Sort, Filter, and Manage Worksheets
5. Summarize Data Using Formulas and Functions
6. Format Worksheet Elements
7. Work with Charts
8. Work with External Data and Objects
9. Explore PivotTables
10. Review and Share Your Spreadsheets
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