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Excel Power Query Introduction

1 Day Instructor-led
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Course Information

Course Requirements
  • You should have a reasonable knowledge of using Excel.
  • Familiarity with Excel pivot tables would be an advantage.
  • You should be aware of the Table feature in Excel.
  • You should have Excel 2010 or a later version installed on your PC.
What will you learn 
  • Filtering out data you don't need.
  • Deleting/sorting rows, columns, or blanks
  • Transforming text, numeric, and date columns.
  • Removing spaces and special characters from your data.
  • Renaming, adding/removing, Splitting/joining, and reordering columns.
  • Creating calculating columns/fields which never existed in the source data.
  • Merging / consolidating / appending data from Text files, CSV files or database tables.

Course Outline

1. Topics
  • Power Query Introduction
  • Import Data to Power Query
  • Load & Refresh Data
  • Data Transformation
  • Using the Merge & the Append query features
  • Understanding the basics of the M Language
  • Aggregating Excel Worksheets
  • Introduction to Power Query Formulas

Dates & Availability

We currently don’t have any dates scheduled for this training course but offer it as a corporate, private course for your own team.

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Cost Effective

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Post Course Support

Unlimited post course email support on the course topics.

What Our Clients Think

The trainer was very through and very helpful. The course was delivered superbly and I'm very pleased.

David O'Hara - Multibrands UK

The trainer was an amazing lecturer and the vba course was very usefull and well structured. Thank you.

Veronika Panton - Haven Power

Very clear instruction, pace was kept moving, great snippets of advice given.

Robert Montgomery - Liberty Aluminium Technologies

This course was excellent and I am delighted with how much I have achieved. The trainer was very friendly and approachable.

Rosie Heath - Licensed Trade Charity

The trainer was a really good instructor, he took the time to help us with individual issues and also tried to cater the course to meet our collective needs.

Ben Knight - Atlas Copco Ltd

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