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There is a bug in Excel…
Excel gets maths wrong sometimes… Do you use Excel regularly? And do you trust that if it says something’s true, then it’s probably true? Perhaps not in the area of global politics, or issues around faith and ethics, but you can rely on it when it comes to maths, right? We’re not talking high-level, professor
Advanced Excel conditional formatting video tutorial (part 2)
Creating dynamic forms with Conditional Formatting
In this video tutorial we take a look at using conditional formatting to make Excel forms dynamically respond to user entries.
For example, display “Additional info” fields when users select a particular value, or display multiple sections based on user input elsewhere.
Advanced Excel conditional formatting video tutorial
Get more from Excel’s Conditional Formatting tools
Excel’s conditional formatting tool really got beefed up with the new options introduced in Excel 2007. But in this video, we show you how to do more with conditional formatting – whether you’re using Excel 2010 or Excel 97!
Learn how to…
– Highlight a whole row of data based on a condition in one cell
– Change a value with a scroll-bar control
– Make conditional formatting more dynamic
Microsoft Excel Pivot Tables – video guide part 2
In the first part of our video tutorial, we looked at the basics of what PivotTables are, how they work, and how to create them. In this second part, we’re going to take a look at some ways in which you can extend your PivotTables, to include: Grouping dates, so that they can be summarised
Microsoft Excel Pivot Tables – a video guide
Let’s debunk some PivotTable myths Myth 1: PivotTables are better than chocolate. They’re not. But it is a close-run thing. If you’ve ever needed to work with large amounts of data, and actually make sense of it, PivotTables are for you. If you’ve got 100,000 rows – or even just 400 rows – of data,
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