Excel Tutorials

A collection of written and video based Excel tutorials

Do You Want Early Access to Excel Updates?

Each month Microsoft release a new “version” of Excel to Office 365 subscribers. By signing up to The Office Inside Program you can get early access. This post explains how to do so
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Why You Should NOT Buy Excel 2019

Hopefully I’m not too late with my advice. Hopefully nobody has yet bought Microsoft Office 2019. So why am I recommending the you don’t buy it?
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Excel – Import a List of Tasks into Outlook

I created a short video in response to a question that I received via email... "Is it possible to import a due date listing on an Excel spreadsheet to Outlook and set up reminders for these due dates?"
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Excel – Create a Pivot Table Using Excel Online

Excel Online, the browser-based version of Excel is available to anyone who has a free Microsoft account (as well as a paid-for Office365 account). In March 2018, Microsoft added the ability to create pivot tables to Excel Online
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INDEX & MATCH v VLOOKUP / HLOOKUP

VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP are very useful functions however sometimes their inflexibility lets them down. Here I explain how INDEX and MATCH can be used instead
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Excel 2010 – Create a Combo Chart

A combo (or combination chart) is a chart that plots multiple sets of data using two different chart types. A typical combo chart uses a line and a column. Despite being out of support for several years, Excel 2010 is still in use in many organisations, however,...

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Power Pivot and Power Query

Do you need to create pivot tables from multiple datasets? Do you spend too much time cleaning up imported data before it can be used?
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