Fast-paced and easy to use, this new book teaches you the basics ofExcel 2007 so you can start using the program right away. Thisconcise guide shows readers how to work with Excel's most usefulfeatures and its completely redesigned interface. With clearexplanations, step-by-step instructions, lots of illustrations, andplenty of timesaving advice, Excel 2007 for Starters: TheMissing Manual will quickly teach you to:
Add and format information
Create charts and graphics
Use basic formulas and functions
Unfortunately, Microsoft's documentation is as scant as ever, soeven if you find the features you need, you still may not know whatto do with them. But with this book, you can breeze through the newuser interface and its timesaving features in no time. Excel2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual is the perfect primer forsmall businesses with no techie to turn to, as well as those whowant to organize household and office information.
The new Excel is radically different from previous versions. Overthe years, Excel has grown in power, sophistication and capability,but its once-simple toolbar has been packed with so many featuresthat not even the pros could find them all. For Excel 2007,Microsoft redesigned the user interface completely, adding a tabbedtoolbar that makes every feature easy to locate.