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Escape From Excel Hell: Fixing Problems in Excel 2003, 2002 and 2000

Escape From Excel Hell: Fixing Problems in Excel 2003, 2002 and 2000

ISBN: 978-0-470-04311-0

Jun 2006

408 pages

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  • Written especially for advanced beginners and intermediate users, this book offers quick fixes for anyone bedeviled by faulty formulas, failed formatting, printer purgatory, and other perplexing Excel problems
  • Offers three types of fixes: Escape in Under 30 Seconds, Escape in Under Two Minutes, and More Elaborate Escapes-over 400 solutions in all
  • Topics covered include formula fixes, formatting fixes, data and layout fixes for Excel charts, PivotTable fixes, managing complexity in very large spreadsheets, fixing broken procedure functions, and more
  • Includes preventive measures and best practices that teach users how to avoid problems in the future

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.




Part I: Escape in Under 30 Seconds.

Chapter 1: Spreadsheet Basics.

Chapter 2: A Few Good Functions.

Chapter 3: Easy Formatting Fixes.

Part II: Escape in Under Two Minutes.

Chapter 4: Getting Excel to Behave.

Chapter 5: Getting Correct Results with Excel Formulas.

Chapter 6: Charts and Data Visualization.

Part III: More Elaborate Escapes.

Chapter 7: Common Issues with Excel Components.

Chapter 8: Involved Data Analysis.

Chapter 9: Very Large Spreadsheets.

Chapter 10: Other Challenging Topics.

Appendix A: Miscellaneous Solved Problems.

Appendix B: Installing the Escape Excel Hell Utility Pak.

Appendix C: Escape From Excel Hell Techniques and Hip Pocket Tips.

Appendix D: About the CD.


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