Timeline Options in Excel: Overview This lesson shows you how to set timeline options in Excel. After inserting a timeline, an “Options” tab within a new “Timeline Tools” contextual tab then appears in the Ribbon. This tab appears in the Ribbon any time you select the timeline within the worksheet. You use the buttons
Conditional Formatting in Excel: Overview Conditional formatting in Excel lets you define criteria for cells which change the way the cells look in the worksheet, but only if the cells’ values match the criteria. For example, you could create a conditional formatting criterion that makes a worksheet cell appear with a red fill color
Inserting and Deleting Worksheets in Excel: Overview In this tutorial, you will learn about inserting and deleting worksheets in Excel. Inserting and deleting worksheets in Excel is a critical skill to possess when working with Microsoft Excel workbooks. To insert a single new worksheet to the right of the currently selected worksheet, click
Change Worksheet Tab Color in Excel: Overview You can change worksheet tab color in Excel, if desired. To do this, first select the worksheet tab whose tab color you wish to change. Next, click the “Home” tab in the Ribbon. Then click the “Format” button in the “Cells” button group. Then roll your mouse
Freeze Panes in Excel: Overview You can freeze panes in Excel to view data in two separate sections of a long worksheet simultaneously. You can freeze panes in Excel to freeze one or two sections of a worksheet to prevent scrolling. Then you can then scroll the unfrozen section of the worksheet to view
Forecast Sheets in Excel: Overview You can insert forecast sheets in Excel into a workbook to predict future trends from existing time-based data. To create forecast sheets in Excel, you must have a series of date or time entries for the timeline. You must also have corresponding values for those time or date entries.
Format Trendlines in Excel Charts: Overview You can easily format trendlines in Excel charts if you applied them to one or more chart series. To format trendlines in Excel, click the “Format” tab within the “Chart Tools” contextual tab in the Ribbon. Then select a trendline to format from the “Chart Elements” drop-down in
Change the Chart Type in Excel: Overview After creating a chart, you can change the chart type in Excel. Alternatively, you can also choose a different sub-type of the same general chart type you first selected. Either way, note that if you change the chart type, you may lose custom formatting you have applied