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Microsoft® Office Excel® 2003 Step by Step by Curtis Frye

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Retrieving Data from the Web

Retrieving Data from the Web

The World Wide Web is a great source of information. From stock quotes to product descriptions, many companies publish useful information on their Web sites. The most common HTML structure used to present financial information is the table, which, like a spreadsheet, organizes the data into rows and columns, as in the following graphic.

Retrieving Data from the Web

Excel 2003 makes creating a Web query easy by letting you copy data directly from a Web page into Excel and then create a query to retrieve data from the HTML table you copied. To create ...

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