Excel 2010: Advanced

Course Description

In this course, you will extend your knowledge into some of the more specialized and advanced capabilities of Excel by automating some common tasks, applying advanced analysis techniques to more complex data sets, collaborating on worksheets with others, and sharing Excel data with other applications. The course also looks at Pivot Tables and VLookups.
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To ensure the successful completion of the Advanced course, the completion of the Intermediate course or equivalent knowledge is recommended.

Advanced Topics

1.1: Setting Excel Options
Changing Your User Name
Changing your Default Font
Changing Your Default File Format
Setting Formula Options
Changing the Appearance of Your Excel Interface
1.2: Excel and Windows
Searching for Documents
Using Office Diagnostics
Checking for Updates
Starting Excel Automatically when Windows Boots
1.3: Using the Excel Viewer
What is the Excel Viewer?
Downloading the Excel Viewer
Using Excel Viewer

Getting the Most From Your Data

2.1: Getting the Most from Your Data
Using Automatic Outlining
Displaying and Collapsing Levels
Grouping Data Manually
Creating Subtotals
2.2: PivotTables
What is a PivotTable?
Creating a PivotTable
Creating a PivotTable Frame
Specifying PivotTable Data
Rearranging PivotTable Data
2.3: More About PivotTables
Modifying PivotTable Calculations
Formatting a PivotTable
Refreshing a PivotTable
Charting a PivotTable
Creating a PivotTable Based on External Data
Creating a Slicer
Using PowerPivot
2.4: Exploring Scenarios
What is a Scenario?
Creating a Scenario
Creating a Scenario Summary Report
Saving Multiple Scenarios
2.5: What If Analysis
Using a One and Two Input Data Table
Using Goal Seek
Using Solver

Excel and the Internet

3.1: Excel and Hyperlinks
What is a Hyperlink?
Inserting Hyperlinks
Modifying Hyperlinks
Using Hyperlinks in Excel
3.2: Saving Workbooks as Web Pages
HTM and MHTML Files
Saving a Workbook as a Web Page
Saving a Worksheet as a Web Page
Saving a Chart as a Web Page
Saving a Range as a Web Page
3.3: Getting Data from the Internet
Importing from an External Data Source
Creating a Web Query
Saving a Web Query
Refreshing a Web Query
3.4: Excel and Office Servers
Publishing to a Document Server
Saving to a Document Management Server
Using Excel with Excel Services

Advanced Excel Tasks

4.1: Creating and Using Shared Workbooks
Sharing a Workbook
Opening and Editing a Shared Workbook
Tracking Changes
Resolving Conflicts in a Shared Workbook
4.2: Using Custom AutoFill Lists
What is an AutoFill List?
Creating a Custom AutoFill List
Modifying a Custom AutoFill List
Using a Custom AutoFill List
4.3: Using the VLOOKUP Function
Using VLOOKUP to Find Data
How to Find an Exact Match with VLOOKUP
Finding the Closest Match with VLOOKUP
4.4: Linking, Consolidating, and Combining Workbooks
Linking Workbooks
Consolidating Workbooks
Combining Worksheets
4.5: Macros in Excel
Macros in Excel
Recording Macros
Playing a Macro
Macro Security
Assigning a Keystroke to a Macro

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