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Unformatted text preview: ion that will perform a task you describe. Getting help on a specific function • To get help on a specific function, click on the function’s name at the right of the Paste Function window and then click on the Help button at the window’s lower left. • Click on Help with this feature in the yellow callout box that appears, and then click on Help on selected function in the callout box that appears next. Excel will display its Help topic on the function that you selected. 4 Finding a function • From the Paste Function window, click on the Help button in the lower left corner, and then click on Help with this feature in the yellow callout box that appears. • In the box at the bottom of the next yellow callout box, type a description of the calculation you wish to perform. Click on Search. • Excel will display a list of functions that may meet your criteria in the Recommended list at the right of the Paste Function window. To learn more about one of these functions, click on its name and then click Help on selected function. 5 Using functions with external data Although most functions utilize data on the same worksheet,...
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