Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
the meaning of each possible error that could be returned from the
• Each function has an example section composed of an embedded Excel
Web App worksheet. You can click the XL icon in the footer of the ex-
ample to download the example to your computer.
• The See Also section at the bottom of a Help topic enables you to
discover related functions. The logical groupings suggested by See
Also are far more useful than the category groupings in the Formu-
Microsoft realizes that the most common function is the SUM() function. It is
so popular that Excel provides one-click access to the AutoSum feature.
Pressing Alt+= is equivalent to clicking the AutoSum icon.
The AutoSum icon is the large Greek letter sigma that is the second icon on the
Formulas tab or a small icon on the right side of the Home tab. You can click
this icon to use AutoSum, or you can use the drop-down at the bottom of the
icon to access AutoSum versions of Average, Count Numbers, Max, and Min,
as shown in Figure 10.7 .