Excel 2007 - Advanced

3 Hours, 13 Minutes


Delivery Method

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Course Overview

This course builds on knowledge gained in the Introduction and Intermediate courses. In Advanced Microsoft Office Excel 2007, you learn how to analyze and manage your data. You will explore the many data analysis tools available in Excel, such as formula auditing, goal seek, Scenario Manager, and subtotals. Additionally, during this course, you will use advanced functions, learn how to apply conditional formatting, filter and manage your data lists, create and manipulate PivotTables and PivotCharts, and record basic Macros.

Course Objectives

Using Advanced Functions, Formula Auditing, Analyzing Data, Advanced Formatting, Managing Data, Working with PivotTables, Importing and Exporting Data, Macros

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - Using Advanced Functions

  • Financial Functions
  • Logical Functions
  • Text Functions
  • Statistical and Math Functions
  • Lookup Functions

3 - Formula Auditing

  • Displaying Formulas
  • Tracing Cell Precedents and Dependents
  • Using the Formula Evaluator
  • Error Checking

4 - Analyzing Data

  • Using Subtotals
  • Using Goal Seek
  • Using the Scenario Manager

5 - Advanced Formatting

  • Understanding Custom Formats
  • Applying a Custom Format
  • Using Conditional Formatting
  • Adding Data Bars, Color Scales, and Icon Sets
  • Managing Formatting Rules

6 - Managing Data

  • Planning a Database and Understanding Database Terms
  • Formatting and Sorting Tables
  • Filtering a Table
  • Using an Advanced Filter

7 - Working with PivotTables

  • Creating a Simple PivotTable
  • Using the PivotTable Field List Pane
  • Working with PivotTable Options
  • Sorting in a PivotTable
  • Formatting a PivotTable
  • Creating a PivotChart
  • Formatting a PivotChart

8 - Importing and Exporting Data

  • Importing from Access
  • Importing a Text File
  • Managing Updates
  • Exporting Data

9 - Macros

  • Recording a Macro
  • Running a Macro
  • Running a Macro from a Custom Button

10 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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