Excel 2013: Up close and personal
Self-professed Excel geek Simon Hurst takes a closer look at some of the potentially useful new features in the latest Excel prototype.
There’s a big hint about the new features Microsoft thinks are the most important in the next version of Excel. The Welcome to Excel workbook that opens when you first start Excel 2013 shows three new tricks: Flash Fill, Quick Analysis and Recommended Charts.
If you make it through these three tricks, the Learn More sheet links to further information and help, including interesting facts such as an indication that, apparently, Microsoft doesn’t think that 3D pie charts are cool any more.
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- Revised interface
- Flash fill
- Quick Analysis
- Recommended Charts
- PowerPivot and other features