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Learn Microsoft Office 2019

By : Linda Foulkes
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Learn Microsoft Office 2019

By: Linda Foulkes

Overview of this book

Learn Microsoft Office 2019 provides a comprehensive introduction to the latest versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook. With the help of illustrated explanations, this Microsoft Office book will take you through the updated Office 2019 applications and guide you through implementing them using practical examples. You'll start by exploring the Word 2019 interface and creating professional Word documents using elements such as citations and cover pages, tracking changes, and performing mail merge. You'll then learn how to create impressive PowerPoint presentations and advance to performing calculations and setting up workbooks in Excel 2019, along with discovering its data analysis features. Later chapters will focus on Access 2019, assisting you in everything from organizing a database to constructing advanced queries. You'll then get up to speed with Outlook, covering how to create and manage tasks, as well as how to handle your mail and contacts effortlessly. Finally, you'll find solutions to commonly encountered issues and best practices for streamlining various workplace tasks. By the end of this book, you'll have learned the essentials of Office business apps and be ready to work with them to boost your productivity.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)
Section 1: Word
Section 2: PowerPoint
Section 3: Excel
Section 4: Common Tasks
Section 5: Access
Section 6: Outlook

Applying Formulas and Functions

Microsoft Excel 2019 houses an enormous number of functions. During this part of the book, you will learn how to create a formula and investigate the difference between a formula and function, and learn about operators and formula construction, using the correct order of evaluation. After learning the different methods of constructing a formula, you will be introduced to a number of functions from different categories located in the Function Library.

The following list of topics are covered in this chapter:

  • Learning basic formula operations
  • Constructing a formula
  • Using the Function Library
  • Error checking in formulas
  • Applying named ranges in a formula

At the end of the chapter, we will highlight common formula errors and learn how to use named ranges in a formula.