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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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