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Microsoft Excel 97 Online Course Detail
Microsoft Excel 97 Online Course

Microsoft Excel 97 Online Course Detail

Course Decription: MS Excel

We offer one of the most comprehensive and easy to use online class for Microsoft Excel 97. Students will learn a variety of topics including:
  • Microsoft Excel 97
  • Spreadsheet Design
  • Formatting Techniques
  • Performing Calculations
  • Working with Large Data Sets
  • Intermediate and Advanced Topics
Special Offer:You will receive all the available Microsoft Excel 97 online courses, with the purchase of a single MS Excel online course.
Microsoft Excel 97 Course Demo

Course Outline

The Fundamentals

Starting Excel
Understanding the Excel Program Screen
Using Menus and Toolbars
Filling Out Dialog Boxes
Keystroke and Right Mouse Button Shortcuts
Opening and Saving a Workbook
Moving the Cell Pointer
Navigating a Worksheet
Entering Labels in a Worksheet
Entering Values in a Worksheet and Selecting a Cell Range
Calculating Value Totals with AutoSum
Entering Formulas
Using AutoFill
Previewing and Printing a Worksheet
Closing a Workbook and Exiting Excel

Editing a Workbook

Entering Date Values and using AutoComplete
Editing, Clearing, and Replacing Cell Contents
Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Cells
Moving and Copying Cells with Drag and Drop
Working with Absolute and Relative Cell References
Using the Paste Special Command
Inserting and Deleting Cells, Rows, and Columns
Using Undo, Redo, and Repeat
Checking Your Spelling
Advanced Printing Options
Finding and Replacing Information
File Management
Inserting Cell Comments

Getting Help from Excel

Getting Help from the Office Assistant
Getting Help by Contents
Getting Help with the Help Index
Finding Help

Formatting a Worksheet

Formatting Fonts with the Formatting Toolbar
Formatting Values
Adjusting Row Height and Column Width
Changing Cell Alignment
Adding Borders
Applying Colors and Patterns
Using the Format Painter
Using AutoFormat
Creating a Custom Number Format
Creating, Applying, and Modifying a Style
Formatting Cells with Conditional Formatting
Merging Cells, Rotating Text, and using AutoFit

Creating and Working with Charts

Creating a Chart
Moving and Resizing a Chart
Formatting and Editing Objects in a Chart
Changing a Chart's Source Data
Changing a Chart Type and Working with Pie Charts
Adding Titles, Gridlines, and a Data Table
Formatting a Data Series and Chart Axis
Annotating a Chart
Working with 3-D Charts
Selecting and Saving a Custom Chart
Using Fill Effects
Mapping Data
Modifying a Map

Managing Your Workbooks

Switching Between Sheets in a Workbook
Inserting and Deleting Worksheets
Renaming and Moving Worksheets
Working with Several Workbooks and Windows
Splitting and Freezing a Window
Referencing External Data
Creating Headers, Footers, and Page Numbers
Specifying a Print Area and Controlling Page Breaks
Adjusting Page Margins and Orientation
Adding Print Titles and Gridlines
Changing the Paper Size and Print Scale
Protecting a Worksheet
Hiding Columns,Rows and Sheets
Viewing a Worksheet and Saving a Custom View
Working with Templates
Consolidating Worksheets

More Functions and Formulas

Formulas with Several Operators and Cell Ranges
Using the Formula Palette to Enter and Edit Formulas
Creating and Using Range Names
Selecting Nonadjacent Ranges and Using AutoCalculate
Using the IF Function to Create Conditional Formulas
Using the PMT Function
Displaying and Printing Formulas
Fixing Errors in Your Formulas
Mathematical Functions (Reference)
Financial Functions (Reference)
Date and Time Functions (Reference)
Statistical Functions (Reference)
Database Functions (Reference)

Working with Lists

Creating a List
Using the Data Form to Add Records
Finding Records
Deleting Records
Sorting a List
Filtering a List with the AutoFilter
Creating a Custom AutoFilter
Filtering a List with an Advanced Filter
Copying Filtered Records
Using Data Validation

Automating Tasks with Macros

Recording a Macro
Playing a Macro and Assigning a Macro a Shortcut Key
Adding a Macro to a Toolbar
Editing a Macro's Visual Basic Code
Inserting Code in an Existing Macro
Declaring Variables and Adding Remarks to VBA Code
Prompting for User Input
Using the If…Then…Else Statement

Working with Other Programs and the Internet

Inserting an Excel Worksheet into a Word Document
Modifying an Inserted Excel Worksheet
Inserting a Linked Excel Chart in a Word Document
Inserting a Graphic into a Worksheet
Opening and Saving Files in Different Formats
Adding Hyperlinks to a Worksheet
Browsing Hyperlinks and using the Web Toolbar
Converting an Excel File to a Web Page

Data Analysis and PivotTables

Creating a PivotTable
Modifying a PivotTable's Structure
Adding a Page Field to a PivotTable
Grouping Dates in a PivotTable
Updating a PivotTable
Creating Subtotals
Using Database Functions
Using Lookup Functions
Grouping and Outlining a Worksheet

What-If Analysis

Defining a Scenario
Creating a Scenario Summery Report
Using a One and Two-Input Data Table
Understanding Goal Seek
Using Solver

Advanced Topics

Adding, Positioning, and Removing Toolbars
Creating and Using Custom Toolbars
Creating a Custom AutoFill List
Changing Excel's Options
Password Protecting a Workbook
File Properties and Finding a File
Sharing a Workbook and Tracking Changes
Merging and Revising a Shared Workbook

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