Microsoft Excel — Getting Started

  • Helen Holding
  • Clare Martin
Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series (MACMMA)


In this chapter you will learn how to carry out the following techniques:
  • Start Excel.

  • Understand and Use the Excel screen.

  • Use the Help feature.

  • Move around the Worksheet.

  • Enter Text and Numbers into the Worksheet.

  • Save and Close a Workbook.

  • Create a New Workbook.

  • Retrieve a Workbook.

  • Preview and Print a Worksheet.

  • Exit from Excel and shut down the computer.


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© Helen Holding and Clare Martin 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Helen Holding
    • 1
  • Clare Martin
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of BuckinghamBuckinghamUK

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