Microsoft® Office Excel® 2010: Transition from Excel 2003 (First Look)
Course SpecificationsCourse number: 084575
Course length: 0.5 day(s)
Course DescriptionCourse Objective: You will use the new and enhanced features in Microsoft Office Excel
Target Student: This course is designed for experienced Excel users who have worked
with earlier versions of Microsoft Office Excel, ideally Microsoft Office
Excel 2003, and who are planning to upgrade to Microsoft Office Excel 2010.
Prerequisites: Students must have prior knowledge of Microsoft Office
Excel 2003 or Excel XP on the Windows operating system.
Hardware RequirementsFor this course, you will need one computer for each student
and one for the instructor. Each computer will need the following minimum
- A 1 GHz Pentium®-class processor or faster.
- A minimum of 1 GB of RAM is recommended.
- A 10 GB hard disk or larger. You should have at least 1 GB
of free hard disk space available for the Office installation.
- A CD-ROM drive.
- A mouse or other pointing device.
- A 1024 x 768 resolution monitor is recommended.
- Network cards and cabling for local network access.
- Internet access (contact your local network administrator).
- A printer (optional) or an installed printer driver. (Printers
are not required; however, each PC must have an installed printer driver to
use Print Preview.)
- A projection system to display the instructor’s computer
Each computer requires the following software:
- Microsoft® Office® Professional Plus 2010 (Beta)
- Silverlight 3.0™
Course ObjectivesUpon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- identify the elements of the Microsoft Office Excel 2010
- organize data in Excel worksheets.
- analyze Excel data by sorting, filtering, and conditionally
- present Excel data using charts, illustrations and PivotTables.
- use Office Web Apps.
- Lesson 1: Identifying the Elements of the Excel 2010 Environment
- Topic 1A: Identify the User Interface Elements
- Topic 1B: Identify the Ribbon Components
- Topic 1C: Use Contextual Tabs
- Topic 1D: Use Excel Galleries
- Topic 1E: Customize the Excel Interface
- Lesson 2: Organizing Data
- Topic 2A: Identify the Enhancements to Excel 2010 Spreadsheets
- Topic 2B: Insert Tables
- Topic 2C: Format Tables
- Lesson 3: Analyzing Data
- Topic 3A: Apply Conditional Formatting
- Topic 3B: Sort Data in a Spreadsheet
- Topic 3C: Filter Data in a Spreadsheet
- Topic 3D: Apply a Formula
- Lesson 4: Presenting Data
- Topic 4A: Create Charts
- Topic 4B: Format Charts
- Topic 4C: Work with Illustrations
- Topic 4D: Create PivotTables and PivotCharts
- Topic 4E: Share Excel Charts
- Topic 4F: Save Data in Compatible Formats
Appendix A: New
Features in Microsoft Office Excel 2010
Appendix B: Enhanced
File and Compatibility Features in Microsoft Office Excel 2010
Appendix C: Link
Formatting in Tablet PCs
Appendix D: Mobile
- Lesson 5: Using Office Web Apps
- Topic 5A: Save Excel Spreadsheets to the Web
- Topic 5B: Access and Work with Spreadsheets on the Web