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Microsoft Excel Tips, Tricks and Time Savers Level 1 (Basic)

Microsoft Excel Tips, Tricks and Time Savers Level 1 (Basic)

Course Length:

6 hours (1 day)

Learning Objectives

In this Excel Tips, Tricks and Time Savers Level 1 training class you will become comfortable with the interface, navigate and modify your spreadsheets with simple clicks on the keyboard or handy mouse techniques, and learn loads of useful time-saving tricks. Make full use of Excel’s powerful Fill Handle, insert multiple rows at once and insert rows and columns with a simple click of the keyboard. Set your list back to its original sort order, duplicate your worksheet with a simple drag-and-drop, update values on the spot with Paste Special and much more. You will:


  • Update values on the spot using Paste Special
  • Become more efficient by making full use of Excel's Fill Handle
  • Insert multiple rows at once
  • Organize your workbook by colour-coding your sheet tabs
  • Set your list back to its original sort order
  • Input values with leading zeros
  • Quickly transpose blocks of data
  • Capture and insert screenshots in Excel
  • Duplicate your worksheets with a simple drag-and-drop
  • And much more…

Target Student

Beginners or intermediate users who would like to learn useful tips and tricks to enhance their user experience with Excel and increase their productivity. This class is for anyone who uses Excel regularly and would like to work faster and more efficiently.

Course Outline

  • Update Values On the Spot Using Paste Special
  • Find and Highlight All of Your Formulas & Functions In An Instant
  • Become More Efficient By Using Excel's Fill Handle to the Fullest Extent
  • Convert Your Formulas to Values with a Quick Drag-and-Drop
  • 10 Magical Ways to Use Flash Fill
  • Hide Cells in Plain Sight!
  • Insert Screenshots into Excel
  • Quickly Transpose Blocks of Data
  • Make Excel Talk to You
  • Insert Multiple Rows All At Once
  • Insert Rows and Columns with a Click of the Keyboard
  • Organize Your Workbook By Colour-Coding Your Sheet Tabs
  • Efficiently Create Column Headings
  • Look Like a Math Expert By Using Excel's AutoCalculate Feature
  • Add the Excel Calculator to Your Quick Access Toolbar
  • Set Your List Back to its Original Sort Order
  • Input Values That Start with Leading Zeros
  • Copy Multiple Items to the Office Clipboard
  • Bullet Points in Excel? Yes, You Can!
  • Duplicate Your Worksheets with a Simple Drag-and-Drop
  • Great Keyboard Shortcuts!
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Microsoft Excel Tips, Tricks and Time Savers Level 1 (Basic)

Upcoming Classes

All Public classes are held online
with a live instructor
Dates Price Qty
March 21, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$475.00 Online
June 18, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$475.00 Online
September 10, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$475.00 Online
December 9, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$475.00 Online
* Applicable taxes will be applied on checkout

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