Got a version of Excel that uses the menu interface (Excel 97, Excel 2000, Excel 2002, or Excel 2003)? This site is for you! If you use a later version of Excel, visit our ExcelTips site focusing on the ribbon interface.
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Microsoft Excel is a powerful program, and you can make it even more powerful by learning the Excel tips, Excel tricks, and Excel tutorials that help make you an Excel guru. You've come to the right place to get all the information you need.
The ExcelTips website is the place to find easy-to-use, succinct answers to your questions about Microsoft Excel. The site contains thousands of articles and Excel tips, categorized across scores of topic areas.
In particular, this site is most helpful for users of the menu-based Excel interface. The Excel tips on this site are for users of Excel 97, Excel 2000, Excel 2002, and Excel 2003. If you are using a newer version of Excel, you'll want to check out our sister site, which focuses on the ribbon-based Excel interface introduced in Excel 2007. You can find it at http://excelribbon.tips.net.
In addition, we publish a free weekly newsletter called (appropriately enough) ExcelTips. You can sign up for the newsletter by using the simple sign-up form at the right side of this page or any page on the ExcelTips website.
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The ExcelTips website is part of the Tips.Net network, where you can find all sorts of ideas for making your life easier, more productive, and more thrifty.