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March 14, 2017

What is Excel?

Released over 30 years ago but still going strong.

By James Nunns

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program, developed by Microsoft, that is included in the company’s Office suite of applications.

The application is designed to allow users to organise, format, and calculate data with formulas through a spreadsheet system.

Users are able to do basic calculations, use graphing tools, create pivot tables, and create macros programming language.

Every spreadsheet is a collection of cells that are arranged into rows and columns, basically organising the data so that the data can be manipulated.

What can Excel be used for?

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