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Lotus 1-2-3 Introduction

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Introduction

Lotus 1-2-3 is one of the world's best selling software packages, comprising spreadsheet, graphics and database functions. This latest release takes full advantage of the Windows environment. 

Objectives

A comprehensive insight into the main Lotus 1-2-3 features and the workings of Windows. The knowledge gained will enable students to become immediately effective on their return to the office. 

Designed for

New users of Lotus 1-2-3. Participants should have either attended our "Introduction to Windows" course or attained a similar level of proficiency. 

Duration

One day 

Topics

  • Introduction
  • The menu system
  • Dialog boxes
  • The 1-2-3 screen layout
  • Live status bar
  • Right mouse button menus
  • Using the Smarticons
  • Worksheet
  • Creating spreadsheets
  • Saving spreadsheets
  • Entering data, selecting cells, Cut, Copy & Paste
  • Changing cell colours, changing fonts, borders and shading
  • Constructing simple formulae
  • Introduction to "=" functions
  • Basic “What-if” techniques
  • Absolute cell references
  • Graphics
  • One step charting
  • Bar, line & pie charts
  • Printing
  • Previewing options
  • Basic skills - ranges, headers, page breaks
  • Page compression

Follow-up

Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows Intermediate - 1 day Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows Advanced - 1 day Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows Macros - 1 day 

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