So many online tutorials - so little time. Here's a sifted list of some of the best I've been able to find. Let me know if you have other favorites ( And here's some help if you'd just like to concentrate on new features,

Excel: Online Training and help


Microsoft has a lot of really good Web pages and videos to help ease into Excel 2007. Here's a pick-list:

Some other sources

Here are some of the best links I've been able to find:

More space, new interface

Excel's worksheet size is now 1 million rows by 16,000 columns. That's just for one sheet in a workbook, of course.

The biggest immediate change is the way the menu bar has dissolved into the Ribbon with individual tabs. The advantage of the tab system is that it displays commands that were hidden deep inside pulldown menus. Some of these newly exposed possibilities may help you do your work; most won't. I've pulled out some of the most commonly useful features in the New Features page.

And I've vetted the online resources on this page so that you can be sure that each one is really useful.


International Characters

Here's how to type common International characters on a Windows PC or a Mac.