Excel Power User Module 5: Date and Text Functions | EPU5OD15

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Designed For :

Accounting professionals who use Excel for Windows.

Field of Interest :
Computer Software And Applications
Prerequisite :

Excel Power User Modules 1-4 or knowledge of the topics covered.

Credits :
2.00 CPE
Description :
The Excel Power User series is designed to help improve your Excel proficiency and enable you to get your Excel tasks done more quickly. In this session, we'll explore functions that operate on-- and return--date values and text strings. We'll continue to integrate these features as we proceed throughout the series. Note: This session is presented with Excel for Windows. Items covered may not be available in Excel for Mac. Originally presented February 4, 2015. Note: There is a minimum passing rate of 70% for this course.
Objectives :
  • Identify which Excel function can be used to return the last day of the month.
  • Recall the arguments of the DATE function.
  • Determine an Excel function that returns the year of the date.
Major Topics :
  • Determine the last day of the month with EOMONTH
  • Date parts: MONTH and YEAR
  • Build your own date with DATE
  • Concatenation basics
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About the Author :
Lenning Jeff S - Jeff Lenning of Click Consulting, Inc., is a CPA and published author. He has written several articles for the Journal of Accountancy and other publications. His firm specializes in providing computer consulting services to CPA firms and their clients. Web site: http://www.clickconsulting.com