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Excel

Excel

A full-featured spreadsheet for Windows and the Macintosh from Microsoft. It can link many spreadsheets for consolidation and provides a wide variety of business graphics and charts for creating presentation materials. Since its launch in the mid-1980s, Excel has captured some 90% of the spreadsheet market, enduring well past VisiCalc and Lotus 123. For a tutorial on the essentials of Excel, see XL abc's.
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What makes the Excel linking function extraordinarily convenient is that once you invest the time to create a connection, you never have to do it again: It functions instantly for the life of the file without further prompting.
They've put together a great team," Tom DeVivo says of Excel.
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Repair My Excel works with all versions of Microsoft Excel including 95, 97, 2000, XP, and 2003.
If you don't find it under Add-Ins, you have to reload Excel from your original Microsoft Office disk.
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Fortunately, Excel contains a group of functions designed to quickly and easily transform or retrieve many different kinds of otherwise incompatible information so the spreadsheet can perform its calculations flawlessly.
Mark Leder and co-owner Isaac Einisman worked with Excel to design a custom HV10 model that has an attached Builtrite Model 40S material handler, made by Northshore Manufacturing Inc.
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If you set up the dates in Excel, you can automatically generate those lists with AutoFill and then, if need be, copy them to the document.