Getting the Most Out of Help

Besides having this book as a reference, you can get extensive onscreen help from Excel. Built directly into the program is a Help system that provides answers and support for most of your Excel questions. Before you can use online Help, you must have access to the Web from your computer.

Getting Assistance When You Need It

Microsoft has redesigned the look of Help and has changed the way Help works in Excel and all other Office 2003 products. Excel Help now provides online assistance in the Help task pane, which you invoke with one of the following methods:

  • Click the Microsoft Excel Help button at the end of the Standard toolbar.
  • Press F1.
  • Choose Help from the main menu bar and then select Microsoft Excel Help. The ...

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