Discover timesaving features, accessibility and internal control approaches, data integrity improvements, and spreadsheet automation techniques by exploring Excel shortcuts and nuances in Microsoft 365, Excel versions till 2021Key FeaturesGet hands-on experience by carrying out techniques in detailed example workbooksReclaim portions of your day by immediately implementing data integrity and automation featuresIncorporate spreadsheet disaster recovery techniques into your daily workBook DescriptionDavid Ringstrom coined the phrase â€œEither you work Excel, or it works you!â€ after observing how many users carry out tasks inefficiently.
In this book, you’ll learn how to get more done with less effort.
This book will enable you to create resilient spreadsheets that are easy for others to use as well, while incorporating spreadsheet disaster preparedness techniques.
The time-saving techniques covered in the book include creating custom shortcuts and icons to streamline repetitive tasks, as well as automating them with features such as Tables and Custom Views.
You’ll see how Conditional Formatting enables you to apply colors, Cell icons, and other formatting on-demand as your data changes.
You’ll be empowered to protect the integrity of spreadsheets and increase usability by implementing internal controls, and understand how to solve problems with What-If Analysis features.
In addition, you’ll master new features and functions such as XLOOKUP, Dynamic Array functions, LET and LAMBDA, and Power Query, while learning how to leverage shortcuts and nuances in Excel.
By the end of this book, you’ll have a broader awareness of how to avoid pitfalls in Excel.
You’ll be empowered to work more effectively in Excel, having gained a deeper understanding of the frustrating oddities that can arise daily in Excel.
What you will learnExplore hidden and overlooked features that will save your timeImplement disaster prevention and recovery techniquesImprove spreadsheet accessibility for all usersBolster data integrity and spreadsheet resilienceCraft code-free custom worksheet functions with LAMBDACreate code-free report automation with Power QueryIntegrate spreadsheet automation techniques with easeWho this book is forThis book is for intermediate to advanced excel users working in diverse roles such as business users, accountants, project managers and business analysts among others.
The more time that you spend in excel the more time this book will save you.
You will be able to maximize your productivity by learning spreadsheet interactivity, accessibility and automation.
This clear step-by-step explanation and detailed example workbook will help you to try out new techniques firsthand and leverage them for your business’s advantage in no time.
Table of ContentsImplementing AccessibilityDisaster Recovery and File-Related PromptsQuick Analysis Toolbar TreasuresConditional FormattingData Validation and Form ControlsWhat-If AnalysisAutomating Tasks with the Table FeatureCustom ViewsExcel Quirks and NuancesLookup and Dynamic Array FunctionsNames, LET, and LAMBDAPower Query.
Exploring Microsoft Excel’s Hidden Treasures: Turbocharge your Excel proficiency with expert tips, automation techniques, and overlooked features
Title: Exploring Microsoft Excel’s Hidden Treasures: Turbocharge your Excel proficiency with expert tips, automation techniques, and overlooked features
Author(s): David Ringstrom
Publisher: Packt Publishing