Microsoft Excel 2010 PowerPivot

1 day

Course Description

You will make use of the PowerPivot add-in to import data from various sources and create a dynamic report.

Target Student

This course is for students with a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Excel 2010 and general computing proficiency, including those who will be using Excel to make business decisions.

Prerequisites

To ensure your success, we recommend you first take one of the following Element K courses or have equivalent knowledge: Microsoft® Excel® 2010: Level 1, Microsoft® Excel® 2010: Level 2, and Microsoft® Excel® 2010: Level 3.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Become familiar with the PowerPivot application and import data.
  • Manipulate data in a PowerPivot worksheet.
  • Create reports using PowerPivot data.
  • Use DAX functions in PowerPivot.
  • Distribute PowerPivot Data.

Course Outline

Getting Started with PowerPivot

  • Explore the PowerPivot Application
  • Import Data from Various Data Sources
  • Refresh Data from a Data Source
  • Create Linked Tables

Manipulating PowerPivot Data

  • Organize and Format Tables
  • Create Calculated Columns
  • Sort and Filter PowerPivot Data
  • Create and Manage Table Relationships

Creating PowerPivot Reports

  • Create a PivotTable
  • Create PivotCharts
  • Filter Data Using Slicers
  • Present PivotTable Data Visually

Using DAX Functions in PowerPivot

  • Manipulate PowerPivot Data Using DAX Functions
  • Extract Data from Tables Using Functions
  • Work with Time Dependent Data

Distributing PowerPivot Data

  • Protect Reports
  • Save Reports in Different File Formats