Home » Excel Tutorial » What is Excel?

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet application developed by Microsoft for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, and iOS. It features calculation, graphing tools, pivot tables, and a macro programming language called Visual Basic for Applications. It has been a very widely applied spreadsheet for these platforms, especially since version 5 in 1993, and it has replaced Lotus 1-2-3 as the industry standard for spreadsheets. Excel forms part of Microsoft Office.

 

what-is-excel

Excel is a spreadsheet program. This is a part of Microsoft Office.

Excel is a great application to do such things as:

  • calculations,
  • data analysis,
  • charts.

Why to use Excel?

Excel makes working with data easier. Excel really good communicates with other parts of Microsoft Office such as Word or Access. User can copy and paste within them.

When to use Excel?

Do you want to:

  • …do some calculations?
  • …create some chart?
  • …filter or sort some kind of data?
  • …create some VBA macro?
  • …and many others

Do it in Excel!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>