Customizing your display of Status Bar totals


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Customizing your display of Status Bar totals

There are times when you are working with data when you need to see totals. You might want to see the total temporarily, not necessarily have it in the worksheet. I am curious here. I want to know what the total salary outlay is in this company. I am clicking column J, and there it is in a lower right-hand corner. 37,816,000. This is called the status bar and depending upon how this might have been set up, it might appear different on your screen. This is customizable. It provides information about selected cells, and it kicks in when you highlight ay least two cells.

Knowing the sum of the two of those probably isn't that useful, but you do see that it's present there. Click on one of these you don't see though. You'll see it in odd situations, like you wouldn't have really add those two together but you see that information there. Now, you've got some control over it. Is it useful to see the total? Probably. How about an Average? Many times. Counting them? That too, pos...

Customizing your display of Status Bar totals
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Customizing your display of Status Bar totals provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Dennis Taylor as part of the Excel 2010 Power Shortcuts

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Business
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Excel
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