Join Dennis Taylor for an in-depth discussion in this video Using special date filters with date data, part of Working with Dates and Times in Excel 2010.
One of Excel's most powerful and yet easy to use tools is called filtering.…It's a great feature and it works beautifully with dates.…In this particular worksheet, we want to filter the data to not see all the…information in some 700 rows.…The filter can be applied by way of the Data tab. Here is the Filter button.…This introduces arrows at the top of each field.…Let's point out that in Excel 2010, and in Excel 2007, if you happened to click…on a field that's a text field, for example like Department, you will see the…term Text Filters and some choices that we might choose over here.…
If it's a numeric field, like Salary, you might click the drop arrow and choose…from a set of Number Filters.…And if it's a date entry as we see in Column F here, click the arrow and we see…Date Filters, a huge list.…Now, if this were Sales date within a given year, we would definitely be…interested in filtering the data to show only the sales from last month or next…month, or last week, tomorrow, yesterday, these kinds of entries, quarters even.…
- Understanding how Excel records and stores dates and times
- Looking at standard date/time entry options and acceptable alternatives
- Using the TODAY and NOW functions
- Customizing date formats
- Exploring keyboard shortcuts
- Formatting time for hours over 24
- Calculating differences across dates and times
- Rounding calculations
- Working with holidays
- Validating with dates
- Converting formatted dates to usable data
Skill Level Intermediate
Excel 2010: Advanced Formatting Techniqueswith Dennis Taylor3h 2m Intermediate
1. Excel's Date/Time System
2. Creating Date/Time Entries
3. Date/Time Formatting
4. Date/Time Functions
5. Calculating with Dates and Times
6. Using Dates and Times with Excel Commands
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