ENV* K105

Introduction to Excel

  1. Excel is a spreadsheet program.
  2. Excel workbooks have the file extension *.xls.
  3. The contents of a spreadsheet are primarily in cells.
  4. There are multiple ways to have Excel carry out a command:
  5. Use File, Page Setup… to control how a worksheet will print.
  6. Use Tools, Options… to change a number of settings that affect how Excel looks and works:
  7. A set of cells is called a range.
  8. Data can be shifted around in Excel by copying and pasting, moving or filling.
  9. Absolute versus relative references.
  10. Formatting is primarily applied to cells, but some formatting can also be columns, rows, and so forth.

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