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Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft® Office Excel 2003 in 24 Hours by Trudi Reisner

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Creating a Simple Spreadsheet

Now it's time to put everything you've learned into action as you begin creating a simple worksheet. This section gives you some practice making entries into a cell and using Excel's AutoFit feature. You add to the worksheet in the other exercises contained in this hour. Before you begin, Excel should be open and visible on your computer. (If you're not sure how to open Excel, review the information in Hour 1.)

To Do: Create a Simple Spreadsheet

1.
Click cell A1. A selector appears around the cell. Type Harborside Books. Notice that the text appears in the cell and the Formula bar. Press Enter when you're done typing.
2.
Move down to cell A4 and type Hard Cover. Press the down-arrow key when you're done typing to ...

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