Making calculations in a table


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Making calculations in a table

You could think of the table as a miniature version of an Excel spreadsheet and like the spreadsheet, it's made up of columns, rows and cells. Also like a spreadsheet you can fill those cells with text, numbers and even formulas that can do math on those numbers. Now the kind of math, you can do in a Word table pales in comparison with what you can do in an Excel spreadsheet, but we'll look at some simple math right now in a table that we've been working with in previous lessons. So right here you can see I'm still working with shopping list 6 and if we want to all get on the same page, we can go to our Open button or click the Office button and then Open and navigate to the Lesson 10 folder of your exercise files, and we can open up shopping list 7.

Give it a click, click the Open button and this should look familiar. All right, let's start with some simple math. Tight over here in the second row, the last column, I'm going to click on to the word "total"...

Making calculations in a table
Video duration: 4m 13s 7h 7m Beginner

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Making calculations in a table provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Word 2007 Essential Training

Subjects:
Business Education + Elearning
Software:
Word
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