Creating Custom Visual Effects in Excel 2016

Overview/Description

A picture may paint a thousand words but Microsoft Excel 2016 makes adding both words and pictures to your workbooks very straightforward. In this course, you will learn how to insert and style text boxes, shapes, and SmartArt. You will also learn about applying and customizing themes and watermarks.

Target Audience

End users at all levels, including those who have little or no familiarity with Microsoft Excel and more experienced Excel users who want to learn about the new interface and features in Microsoft Excel 2016.

Prerequisites

None

Expected Duration

0.9 hours

Lesson Objectives

- start the course
- add a text box to a Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheet
- modify the look of a text box in Microsoft Excel 2016
- add shapes and lines to a worksheet in Microsoft Excel 2016
- insert SmartArt into a Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheet
- edit SmartArt you have added to a Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheet
- add text, shapes, and SmartArt to a Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheet
- use WordArt and images to create watermarks in Microsoft Excel 2016
- apply a theme to a Worksheet in Microsoft Excel 2016
- modify and save a theme in Microsoft Excel 2016
- convert text to columns in Microsoft Excel 2016
- apply a theme and a watermark to a Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheet