About the Book :
Excel master John Walkenbach shows the reader how to create financial formulas, release the power of array formulas, develop custom worksheet functions with VBA, debug formulas, and much more. Excel 2010 Formulas is a invaluable reference for Excel beginners, intermediate users, power users, and would-be power users. Fully updated for the new Microsoft Office release, this latest edition provides comprehensive formulas coverage, delivering more than 800 pages of Excel tips, tricks, and techniques readers won't find anywhere else. Includes a valuable CD-ROM with sample files, templates and worksheets from the book.
About the Author :
John Walkenbach principal of J-Walk and Associates, Inc. is a leading authority on spreadsheet software and creator of the award-winning Power Utility Pak. He has written more than 30 books and 300 articles and reviews for publications including PC World, InfoWorld, and Windows. He also maintains the popular Spreadsheet Page at www.j-walk.com/ss and promotes all his books at that site.
Interesting Facts :
BESTSELLER: Now in its fourth edition, Excel 2010 Formulas is still the top performer on the topic of Excel formulas. Prior edition is Excel 2007 Formulas (9780470044025)NAME RECOGNITION OF AUTHOR: John Walkenbach's name is synonymous with excellence in computer books that explain the complexities of the world's leading digital business tool. John Walkenbach, known as "Mr. Spreadsheet," is author of more than 30 books. His web site on Excel is the most frequently visited Excel site after Microsoft. The author's previous books, including Excel 2007 Bible, Excel 2007 Power Programming with VBA and Excel 2007 Formulas, consistently appear at the top of many bestseller lists. Excel 2010 Formulas will be promoted on John's website.MR. SPREADSHEET'S BOOKSHELF: The Mr. Spreadsheet's Bookshelf series maximizes John's selling potential by capitalizing on his franchise status. The series is designed to leverage our success with John Walkenbach's popular Excel power user titles.FULLY UPDATED: This edition of Excel Formulas covers all the methods you can use to maximize the power of Excel with formulas within the frameworks of all the new features of Excel 2010 found in the next Microsoft Office upgrade.DOMINANT SPREADSHEET TOOL: Microsoft Office Excel is the dominant spreadsheet application for the Windows platform. It is an indispensable business tool.VALUABLE CD: The CD contains all the templates and worksheets used in the book plus John Walkenbach's award-winning Power Utility Pak.
Introduction.Part I: Basic Information.Chapter 1: Excel in a Nutshell.Chapter 2: Basic Facts about Formulas.Chapter 3: Working with Names.Part II: Using Functions in Your Formulas.Chapter 4: Introducing Worksheet Functions.Chapter 5: Manipulating Text.Chapter 6: Working with Dates and Times.Chapter 7: Counting and Summing Techniques.Chapter 8: Using Lookup Functions.Chapter 9: Tables and Worksheet Databases.Chapter 10: Miscellaneous Calculations.Part III: Financial Formulas.Chapter 11: Borrowing and Investing Formulas.Chapter 12: Discounting and Depreciation Formulas.Chapter 13: Financial Schedules.Part IV: Array Formulas.Chapter 14: Introducing Arrays.Chapter 15: Performing Magic with Array Formulas.Part V: Miscellaneous Formula Techniques.Chapter 16: Intentional Circular References.Chapter 17: Charting Techniques.Chapter 18: Pivot Tables.Chapter 19: Conditional Formatting and Data Validation.Chapter 20: Creating Megaformulas.Chapter 21: Tools and Methods for Debugging Formulas.Part VI: Developing Custom Worksheet Functions.Chapter 22: Introducing VBA.Chapter 23: Function Procedure Basics.Chapter 24: VBA Programming Concepts.Chapter 25: VBA Custom Function Examples.Part VII: Appendixes.Appendix A: Excel Function Reference.Appendix B: Using Custom Number Formats.Appendix C: Additional Excel Resources.Appendix D: What's on the CD-ROM?Index.