Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Using special characters, part of Numbers 3 Essential Training.
When entering data into your tables here in Numbers,…you're typically going to be using your keyboard…which contains a finite number of characters to choose from.…There are many, many other characters out there you may…want to use and we can access them via the special…characters option, which we're going to explore right now,…continuing our work on our KinetECO budget…file here on the profit loss summary sheet.…If you need to get caught up just open up KEco budget 0703.…Let's go down to our things to do table here and click…in the first row under our title, that's in cell B2,…and type in compile travel expenses.…
Wouldn't it be nice to have a little symbol representing…travel expenses here, or travel in general?…To do that we can access those special…characters I was talking about from the edit menu…and selecting special characters,…or use the keyboard shortcut control command space.…That's going to open up this little window…and show you the first group of characters.…There's a scrollbar to allow you to scroll down.…
- Creating and laying out spreadsheets
- Importing data
- Working with tables
- Adding images to cells
- Performing calculations with formulas and functions
- Creating charts
- Formatting text and numbers
- Including audio, video, and shapes
- Designing templates
- Printing and sharing spreadsheets
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started with Numbers
2. Working with Spreadsheets
3. Working with Tables
4. Working with Table Styles
5. Using Formulas and Functions
6. Working with Charts
7. Working with Text and Numbers
8. Working with Objects
9. Creating Your Own Templates
10. Sharing Your Spreadsheets
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