About the Book :
This book is indispensable for Excel intermediate users, power users, and would-be power users. Fully updated for the new release, this latest edition provides comprehensive, soup-to-nuts coverage, delivering over 900 pages of Excel tips, tricks, and techniques readers won't find anywhere else. Thoroughly updated to cover the Excel interface, file formats, enhanced interactivity with other Office applications, and upgraded collaboration features. This power-user's guide is packed with procedures, tips, and ideas for expanding Excel's capabilities with Visual Basic for Applications. Includes a valuable CD-ROM with 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: Excel 2010 Power Programming has maintained the number-one position on this topic since the first edition was published several years ago. The prior edition is Excel 2007 Power Programming with VBA (9780470044018)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 website 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 Power Programming 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 Power Programming covers all the methods and tools you need to program with Excel. The book includes an analysis of Excel application development and a complete introduction to VBA. The author goes on to demonstrate all the techniques you need to create large and small Excel applications.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 over 100 example Excel workbooks used in the book plus John Walkenbach's award-winning Power Utility Pak.
Introduction.Part I: Some Essential Background.Chapter 1: Excel 2010: Where It Came From.Chapter 2: Excel in a Nutshell.Chapter 3: Formula Tricks and Techniques.Chapter 4: Understanding Excel Files.Part II: Excel Application Development.Chapter 5: What Is a Spreadsheet Application?Chapter 6: Essentials of Spreadsheet Application Development.Part III: Understanding Visual Basic for Applications.Chapter 7: Introducing Visual Basic for Applications.Chapter 8: VBA Programming Fundamentals.Chapter 9: Working with VBA Sub Procedures.Chapter 10: Creating Function Procedures.Chapter 11: VBA Programming Examples and Techniques.Part IV: Working with UserForms.Chapter 12: Custom Dialog Box Alternatives.Chapter 13: Introducing UserForms.Chapter 14: UserForm Examples.Chapter 15: Advanced UserForm Techniques.Part V: Advanced Programming Techniques.Chapter 16: Developing Excel Utilities with VBA.Chapter 17: Working with Pivot Tables.Chapter 18: Working with Charts.Chapter 19: Understanding Excel's Events.Chapter 20: Interacting with Other Applications.Chapter 21: Creating and Using Add-Ins.Part VI: Developing Applications.Chapter 22: Working with the Ribbon.Chapter 23: Working with Shortcut Menus.Chapter 24: Providing Help for Your Applications.Chapter 25: Developing User-Oriented Applications.Part VII: Other Topics.Chapter 26: Compatibility Issues.Chapter 27: Manipulating Files with VBA.Chapter 28: Manipulating Visual Basic Components.Chapter 29: Understanding Class Modules.Chapter 30: Working with Colors.Chapter 31: Frequently Asked Questions about Excel Programming.Part VIII: Appendixes.Appendix A: Excel Resources Online.Appendix B: VBA Statements and Functions Reference.Appendix C: VBA Error Codes.Appendix D: What's on the CD-ROM.Index.End-User License Agreement.