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Intermediate Excel 2010


Prerequisite: Experience entering data into Microsoft Excel 2010, familiarity with Windows and basic computer skills

This course will introduce Excel users to charting features and database management in Microsoft Excel 2010. Participants will design worksheets that meet Excel criteria for database functions such as sorting and filtering. Database design criteria, Subtotals, PivotTables and PivotCharts will be covered in depth. 


The participant will learn: (1) how to link sheets and files together (2) how to use the conditional functions (3) how to use essential list management

Content Outline 

  • Charting: Creating and Modifying a Chart
    • Sparklines: New in Excel 2010
  • Formulas: Using the Pointing Method and understanding the hierarchy of calculations in Excel.
    • Explaining Conditional Operators
    • Relative versus Absolute Formulas
  • Working with Lists: The Do's and Don'ts of Creating Lists
    • Working with the Format Painter
  • Sorting
    • Single level and Multi Level Sorts
  • Filters
  • Subtotals
  • More Functions: Count, Count If, Sum If
  • Linking and Grouping
    • Linking worksheets with Paste Special
    • Consolidating Worksheets the easy way
  • Conditional Format and Cell Styles
  • Adding Comments and Shapes to a Worksheet
  • Naming Cell References


Who Should Attend  

This seminar is intended for supervisors, managers, and mid-level managers who create spreadsheets on a regular basis and have mastered Introduction to Excel 2010.

SIMPSON Co. Consortium Training


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 Last Modified 9/25/14