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syntax of each function.
• Select the cell into which you want to insert a function.
• From the Insert menu, choose Function. Alternatively,
you can click on the Paste Function button on the standard
toolbar. 2 • In the Paste Function window, click on the function
category containing the function you want. Next, click on
the name of the function you wish to insert. Once you
have selected a function, click OK. • Next, Excel will display a syntax window to help you
construct the function. From this window, first click on the
collapse button (labeled with a red arrow) to the right of
the box labeled Number1 or Value1 (depending on the
function you chose to insert). • Drag to select the range of cells to be included as the
function’s first argument. Type enter. • To insert additional arguments into the function, follow this
process using the other Number boxes in the syntax
When you have finished, click OK in the syntax window
to insert the function into your worksheet. • 3 Searching for help on functions
From the Paste Function window, Excel offers help on a function
that you have selected as well as help finding the funct...
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- Paste Function window