Excel - Follow, Trace and Defend your Data

1 Hour


Delivery Method
Virtual Instructor Led

UT Pro from New Horizons

This class is part of a 12‑month UT Pro Subscription

Course Overview

This session is designed to teach you how to prevent errors in a worksheet. You will learn how to use tools to evaluate formulas, encrypt data with passwords and prevent unwanted changes.

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Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Outline

  • Determine which cells are used in a formula and if a cell is used in a formula
  • Show all formulas on a worksheet, evaluate a formula, add a watch window and apply data validation
  • Create drop-down lists to restrict data entry to a date. Add and remove a password to a workbook
  • Add protection to an entire worksheet protect cells, worksheets, and workbooks

Upcoming Class Dates and Times

Feb 28
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Apr 1
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Apr 25
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
May 24
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM