Format in Excel 2003
If you want to paste text in your worksheet, you can use Excel's Convert Text to Columns Wizard.
This tip describes how to use conditional formatting for comfortable viewing results in the worksheet.
Working with large and complex Excel workbooks, especially when entering large amounts of data, no one is protected from accidental changes in formulas, formats and other spreadsheet elements. But you can protect yourself from too much work on finding and eliminating such errors by protecting the individual spreadsheet elements.
If you have lengthy text in a cell, you can force Excel to display it in multiple lines within the cell.
Sometimes you might want to lock cells in your Excel spreadsheet that contain formulas and functions or data. Thus, the person doing the data entry will not accidentally overwrite or delete the spreadsheet formulas and functions or your data.
If you are working with huge workbooks that contain a very large number of formulas, functions, and data, you can turn off the automatic recalculation.
You can significantly reduce the number of errors in data entry in Excel by protecting changes of specific spreadsheets (worksheets) and cells.
Creation of a large number of visually consistent charts to represent different data is a time consuming and error prone task, unless you know how to copy formatting between charts.
Excel's ability to create automatic subtotals is a handy feature that can save you a great deal of time.
The Excel TEXT function enables you to specify numbers and date format.