Microsoft Excel users, follow these two easy methods to reduce data entry time and errors when customized features aren’t available.
Your summarizations, analyses, projections, reports and so on, are only as good as your data. It’s important that you use every resource available to protect the validity of the data, which means you can spend a lot of time creating an app that’s nearly foolproof. Fortunately for us, not every spreadsheet needs that kind of protection and when that happens, there are automated features in Microsoft Excel that help protect data. In this article, I’ll show you two quick and easy data entry tricks that will reduce typos the same way customization will, but without the extra work.
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