Excel - Automation with macro commands

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Duration : 1 day

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Windows - User or equivalent

Wanting to automate repetitive tasks


  • Use different tools to bring out the data
  • Simplify daily actions using macro commands

Teaching method

Presentations - Demos - Guided and individual exercises .


Chapter 1 - Display data as an outline

  • Prioritize data using automatic outline mode
  • Use the different views of the outline mode
  • Manually create an outline

Chapter 2 – What-if analysis tools: Scenario Manager

  • Define a scenario
  • Manage and modify scenarios
  • Generate a Summary report

Chapter 3 – Import external data

  • Convert a text file in Excel
  • Recognize the characteristics of text files
  • Distribute text in columns
  • Manipulate text data using preprogrammed functions

Chapter 4 – Create and manipulate custom views

  • Define the usefulness of custom views
  • Create a custom view
  • Use a custom view

Chapter 5 - Create macros using the Recorder

  • Set macro security
  • Save a macro with AutoSave
  • Access the Visual Basic code of a macro
  • Delete a macro
  • Save a macro in Visual Basic
  • Assign a macro to an image, shape, object, or control

Chapter 6 - Create custom number formats

  • Examine the syntax of a custom format
  • Customize number formats
  • Create a number format
  • Find and replace formats

Chapter 7 - Apply data protection

  • Define cells to protect
  • Apply protection to a worksheet
  • Apply protection to a workbook
  • Protect the opening and modification of a workbook

Chapter 8 - Data sharing

  • Share a workbook
  • Limit sharing of a workbook
  • Track user changes
  • Accept or reject user changes

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Khalil Ben Fadhel
Khalil Ben Fadhel
Trainer, Data Science - AI
Khalil is an artificial intelligence expert working at Leap Conseil. Thanks to its extensive expertise in the managing and conducting artificial intelligence projects, Khalil has co-worked with several public and private sector organizations to carry out innovative projects.
Fazil Chouakri
Fazil Chouakri
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Fazil is a coach and trainer with solid experience in the field, which allows him to combine the practical and the theoretical to meet his students’ needs.
Philippe Paradis
Philippe Paradis
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Obsessed with the quality of services he provides and the solutions he develops, Philippe always makes sure he delivers more than what people expect, all while ensuring a pleasant learning experience.
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Michel Laporte
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Michel possesses the ability to translate needs into IT solutions. His mission is to help his clients surf the ceaselessly accelerating technology wave.
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