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Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 1.1: Getting Started

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31 to 43 minutes
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With a program like Excel, it may be hard to know where to begin. Taking time to become familiar with Excel’s terminology, components, and functionality is a critical first step in achieving the goal of storing and analyzing data in a more effective and efficient manner. This course demonstrates the basic skills you need to get started manipulating data in Excel 2016.

This course demonstrates how to navigate the Excel User Interface, how to use Excel Commands, how to input data into cells, and how to auto-fill data. The course also demonstrates how to use the Help function when you get stuck. If you desire to become more adept at using Excel, this is where you should begin.

Excel is an incredibly valuable and useful program. Depending on your job, you may even need to use it every day, so becoming skilled in its use is integral to your success. While it may look like an intimidating program, it can be simple to use. Utilize the information presented here and become better equipped to work with Excel.

Video on Demand   This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course

New Excel Users

The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Navigate the Excel User Interface
  • Use Excel Commands
  • Create and Save a Basic Workbook
  • Enter Cell Data
  • Flash Fill and Auto Fill
  • Use Excel Help
Intended Performance Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course you will be better prepared to:
  • Navigate the Excel user interface.
    • Identify features of the Backstage View.
    • Recall the recommended technique for moving one cell down and inputting data in a workbook.
    • Recall the recommended technique for moving one cell to the left in a workbook.
  • Use Excel commands.
    • Recall where screen tips are located.
    • Locate the Tell me... feature on the ribbon.
  • Create and save a basic workbook.
    • Recall the extension of an Excel 2016 spreadsheet.
  • Enter cell data.
    • List examples of data input types.
    • Recall how formulas are displayed.
  • Use flash fill and auto fill.
    • Distinguish between the auto fill and flash fill features.
  • Use Excel's help resources.
    • Locate the Help feature in Excel 2016.
    • List available Help resources in Excel 2016.

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