A Speedometer, Dial or Gauge chart in your Excel 2007 / 2010 spreadsheet will look impressive, especially in a dashboard. It uses a Doughnut chart and Visual Basic code to create a moving needle.
Bubble charts created in Excel 2007 or Excel 2010 allow you to show data in three dimensions in a visually stunning chart. This can then be saved as a template to be used to create additional charts.
The SUMIF function in Excel is a great way to quickly summarize data without having to create a pivot table. Follow these simple step-by-step instructions and you will be a pro at it in no time.
Using List Boxes in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 you can create visually appealing and very easy to use boxes containing lists of items from which users can select one or multiple items.
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Guide to Visual Basic or Visual Basic for Applications (VB or VBA) code in Excel 2007 and 2010, learning the basic commands, how to work with errors and how to run the code that you have written.
Excel has a pretty cool feature that allows you to insert a background image, that repeats infinitly, throughout the entire worksheet. The nice part is that 100% of the Excel worksheet is still fully functional. You...
Guide for creating to do lists in Excel 2007 / Excel 2010 using Check boxes and Combo boxes. Use Conditional Formatting using formulas and cell values with icon sets to add visual impact to your list.
Sparklines are a new chart in Excel 2010 and can be simply and quickly placed in just one cell. They can be placed directly next to the data to add context to that data and show trends and variations.
Thematic maps show themes or variations across geographical regions. Data is linked to the chart in Excel 2007 or Excel 2010 using Visual Basic code which updates each part of the map automatically.