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101 Excel 2013 Tips, Tricks and Timesavers

By : John Walkenbach
Book Image

101 Excel 2013 Tips, Tricks and Timesavers

By: John Walkenbach

Overview of this book

Excel is a popular program. Millions of people throughout the world use it on a regular basis. But it’s a safe bet that the vast majority of users have yet to discover some of the amazing things this product can do. 101 Excel 2013 Tips, Tricks, & Timesavers?is packed with information that you need to know in order to confidently and seamlessly master the challenges that come with using Excel! Excel 2013 is excellent, but there's lots to learn to truly excel at Excel! In this latest addition to his popular Mr. Spreadsheet's Bookshelf series, John Walkenbach, aka "Mr. Spreadsheet," shares new and exciting ways to accomplish and master all of your spreadsheet tasks. From taming the Ribbon bar to testing and tables, creating custom functions, and overcoming "impossible" charts, mixing nesting limits, and more,?101 Excel 2013 Tips, Tricks, & Timesavers?will save you time and help you avoid common spreadsheet stumbling blocks.
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Tip 2: Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar

If you find that you continually need to switch Ribbon tabs because a frequently used command never seems to be on the Ribbon that’s displayed, this tip is for you. The Quick Access toolbar is always visible, regardless of which Ribbon tab is selected. After you customize the Quick Access toolbar, your frequently used commands will always be one click away.

note.eps The only situation in which the Quick Access toolbar is not visible is when the title bar is hidden (by choosing Auto-Hide the Ribbon from the Ribbon Display Options drop-down list in the title bar).

About the Quick Access toolbar

By default, the Quick Access toolbar is located on the left side of the Excel title bar, and it includes three tools:

Save: Saves the active workbook.

Undo: Reverses the effect of the last action.

Redo: Reverses the effect of the last undo.

Commands on the Quick Access toolbar always appear as small...