A Gantt chart is a horizontal bar chart that is often used in project management applications like Microsoft Project.
Excel makes it easy to incorporate a pattern, texture, or graphic file for elements in your chart. E.g., you can create a funny burger sales chart for your colleagues.
When you're plotting data over time, you may want to plot a trend line that describes the data. A trend line points out general trends in your data.
For certain chart types, you can add error bars to your chart. Error bars often are used to indicate "plus or minus" information that reflects uncertainty in the data.
To protect your spreadsheet, Excel proposes the following options:
This tip describes how to add watermark text or picture to your workbook.
Sometimes you need to manage lists where the information is arranged in rows. Excel offers a simple way to work with this big data in rows.
Enable the Developer tab in Excel to manage Excel add-ins, create and run recorded macros, or VBA applications with Microsoft Office programs in 3 simple steps.
If you work with the same workbooks every day, it will be helpful to open specific workbook files automatically whenever you start Excel. Any workbooks placed in the XLStart folder open automatically.