Excel 2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual

Errata for Excel 2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page 5
1st Paragraph; 5th Line; Words 2 to 5

The words "the way" are duplicated. One set of "the way" needs to be deleted.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Change "the way the way" to "the way"

Wayne Pierrus  Oct 25, 2009 
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Page 32
Xref at end of paragraph in middle of page should be to page 152, not page 150.

Anonymous   
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Page 37
Image incorrect. Replace with Figure 1-9 from Excel 2007: MM.

Anonymous   
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Page 39
TIP at bottom of page

The TIP; 'To hide or show the status bar, choose View -> Show/Hide -> Status Bar' is incorrect. In Excel 2007, there is no way to Show/Hide the Status Bar.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Remove tip box.

Anonymous  Jul 06, 2008 
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Page 39
TIP at bottom of page

The TIP; 'To hide or show the status bar, choose View -> Show/Hide -> Status Bar' is incorrect. In Excel 2007, there is no way to Show/Hide the Status Bar.

Note from the Author or Editor:
Remove this tip box.

Anonymous   
Printed
Page 103
Final sentence of caption should point to Chapter 5 instead of Chapter 4.

Anonymous   
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Page 125
First sentence of Note is missing the word “cell”.

It should read, “It’s possible for a single cell to contain...”

Anonymous