Objectives of the Presentation
- Importing data into Excel from text files
- Importing data into Excel from web pages
- Importing data into Excel from a database
- How to avoid the million-rows limitation by connecting to external sources
- Creating Pivot Tables from external data sources
- Using the Query Editor to create calculated columns in pivot tables
- Using the Query Editor to clean and transform data
Power Query is only available for Excel 2010, Excel 2013 and 2016 for Windows in Office Professional Plus, Office 365 Professional Plus or the standalone editions of Excel 2013 & 2016. If in doubt whether this training is relevant for your version of Excel, please check with your IT department.
Why Should you Attend
If you work with, analyze and generate reports from large datasets, having a good understanding and working knowledge of Power Query is a must!
Experienced IT Trainer and Solution Developer ,
Mike Thomas has worked in the IT training business for 26 years. His expertise and experience covers designing and delivering training courses, creating written training materials (Quick Reference Guides and step-by-step tutorials), recording and editing video-based tutorials and providing support to users.
He is a subject matter expert in a range of Microsoft technologies including Microsoft Office, Lync/Skype for Business and SharePoint. He has extensive experience of working with Cloud-based collaboration tools such as Box and OneDrive and has worked extensively with Mac OSX and Mac-related software since 2006.
Mike has worked with and for a large number of global and UK-based companies and organizations across a diverse range of sectors including pharmaceutical, healthcare, legal, retail and public sector. In addition to training, he designs and develops Microsoft Office-based solutions that automate key business tasks and processes, which in turn saves time and money and improves productivity. Mike is a Fellow of the Learning and Performance Institute.