*Course updated January 2016- now with full English Closed Captions (subtitles!) and new Excel content added*
This bite size Udemy Excel 2016 course will show you how to use Excel string functions that are frequently used to perform operations on strings for everyday tasks such as cleaning data.
If you want to know how to use common Excel string functions then take this Udemy course.
You will learn how to extract text from strings, how to search within strings, how to replace characters in strings and much more.
Each lecture explains the Excel string function and gives examples. Excel is one of the most popular tools used today in businesses. Knowing how to use functions in it is necessary.
As with this and our other Udemy Excel courses by us (Mach 42 Productions), support is given via the discussion forums and all the Excel workbooks are provided. Remember these Excel skills are for life and will help you do better.
I look forward to seeing you on the other side!
Quiz on length of strings
This lecture shows you how to find and locate text within a string.
Quiz on finding text
This lecture covers the search() function. This is very similar to the find() function but with 2 notable differences...
Quiz on searching in Excel using the search() function
This lecture covers a super handy way to extract characters from text
Quiz on extracting text
This lecture covers how to remove excess spaces from strings
Quiz on trimming text
Quiz on joining text
This lecture wraps up the Excel course
Our Udemy Excel courses have been developed to cover a wide range of needs for the Excel user. There is a course to suit everyone from beginners level to advanced. We provide all workbooks and full support via the discussion forums. Simply put our Excel courses use real life examples and not just theory to help you learn and improve yourself and give you proper skills you can use in your workplace.
Our Excel IT Consultant/Instructor Navin has been in the IT industry for approximately ten years. Recently featured nationwide in Costco Magazine, Navin has over 6 years experience as an Analyst. Having self-taught himself Microsoft Excel and VBA, he achieved MCAS (now known as Microsoft Office Specialist) certification in Excel in 2010. His work in Excel has been varied having worked on automating and streamlining reports to building and deploying real time dashboards to monitor performance.
During his time as an Analyst, he often assisted colleagues who needed problems solved in Excel. By relating the functions to use, to the context of their problem, his colleagues were able to grasp the concepts of what functions to use and in what context.
This spurned Navin's need to develop these range of Excel courses which to date have over 15,000 students enrolled. So please have a look at our range of fantastic courses and join us on our journey. You won't be disappointed.