Often, when importing data from other sources into Excel, the data is not received the way you need it. Sometimes, data is imported to multiple cells when it should be combined into one, or sometimes the data is imported into one cell when it should be split up into many. In this movie, you will know how to use Flash Fill to extract data as well as to combine data with lightning speed.
- [Voiceover] While this is not a new features course,…there is a new feature here in Excel 2016…that you did not have access to Excel 2010.…Worth mentioning because it's so powerful,…yet easy to use it's called Flash Fill.…We're gonna work with this file LH_sheet0306.…You can close up anything else you're working on,…and open this one up from the chapter three folder…of your exercise files.…There's only two sheets, Split and Join,…two things Flash Fill can do.…We're gonna start with Split.…Check it out over here in the Employee Name Column,…we see last name comma first name in a single cell.…
Sometimes when you're importing data from other sources,…like a database for example,…it shows up this way,…and really what you want are two separate columns…for first name and last name.…Well, that's where Flash Fill can help.…Let's start by creating the two empty columns…by going up to Column B, right on the B up here.…Click and drag across to C, so you've selected two columns,…now it doesn't matter whether you're on B or C at the top.…
- Understanding the user interface changes
- Exploring Touch mode
- Maintaining compatibility with older versions of Office
- Opening and editing PDF files in Word
- Creating Excel charts quickly
- Exploring presentation themes in PowerPoint 2016
- Migrating email to Outlook 2016
- Using Outlook notes
Skill Level Beginner
1. Get Started
2. Migrate to Word 2016
3. Migrate to Excel 2016
4. Migrate to PowerPoint 2016
5. Migrate to Outlook 2016
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