4.2.1 Opening of Spread Sheet

Microsoft Excel can be started in following way:

  • Click on Start button in the Windows environment.
  • Select Programs option from the Start menu.
  • Select Microsoft Excel option from the Programs submenu. The following screen is displayed.

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    It has user interface features common to other Microsoft Office Application. Each worksheet is made up of cells that are the basic units for storing data

Naming the Sheets:
Excel has its worksheets named as sheet1, sheet2, sheet3 and on. Sheets can be given other names which may prove to be more convenient for task identifications; for example, workbook1 may contain sheets called Student, Mark sheet, Attendance and so o

To name a sheet, follow the step

Double-click the sheet tab to which you want to give a new name. The rename dialog box gets invoked where the new name can be specified.
Or

  • You could go to the sheet tab and click on the right mouse button.
  • Select rename.

Once the dialog box is displayed, give the new name and click on the OK button.