Outstanding Macro Function Reference

by Allen Wyatt
(last updated December 20, 2014)

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When creating workbooks, it can sometimes be intimidating to keep all the available worksheet functions straight. And for some functions, it can be downright impossible to put your finger on how to use the various parameters available. (Exactly how, again, am I supposed to put together the CHITEST function?)

Excel itself provides a modicum of help, visible as you start to type a function in a formula or through the use of the Insert Function tool. When you want more detailed information, though, you may be at a loss as to where to turn.

Here's a great resource you can download and use for free: the Excel Function Bible. Developed by Norman Harker and Ron de Bruin, the work is massive. It comes (appropriately enough) as an Excel workbook and an associated set of example workbooks.

You can find more information about this free resource here:

http://www.rondebruin.nl/efb/efb.htm

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Author Bio

Allen Wyatt

With more than 50 non-fiction books and numerous magazine articles to his credit, Allen Wyatt is an internationally recognized author. He is president of Sharon Parq Associates, a computer and publishing services company. ...

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What is 8 + 7?

2015-01-09 04:32:27

balthamossa2b

Ron de Bruin is one of my particular Excel Gods. Didn)t know he had this.

DLing as we speak.


2014-12-22 12:25:25

Nick

This is pretty great...though I wish the sheet wasn't protected, so I could make my own notes within it (bold my favorites, etc.)


2014-12-20 13:38:41

Juan

Thank you very much for sharing this valuable resource.

May you celebrate a blessed and wonderful Christmas and the new year with your dear ones!


2014-12-20 13:29:32

KAHSR

WOW, talk about information overload! These guys really put some serious work into this project.

Thanks to them and thanks to you for sharing it with your readers.

Wishing you and yours a Blessed Christmas and 2015.


2014-12-20 12:32:28

Thomas Redd

Wow! This is a wonderful resource. Allen, I love you tips and when you are willing to link to other people's tips I respect you all the more! Thanks! Is there such a "Bible" for the functions and tools available in Word 2013?


2014-12-20 12:16:14

JT

Thanks for such a great FREE resource.


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