Go from novice to ace. Learn how to analyze your data, from writing your first formula to charting your results.
Illustrate trends. Discover the clearest way to present your data using Excel’s new Quick Analysis feature.
Broaden your analysis. Use pivot tables, slicers, and timelines to examine your data from different perspectives.
Import data. Pull data from a variety of sources, including website data feeds and corporate databases.
Work from the Web. Launch and manage your workbooks on the road, using the new Excel Web App.
Share your worksheets. Store Excel files on SkyDrive and collaborate with colleagues on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Master the new data model. Use PowerPivot to work with millions of rows of data.
Make calculations. Review financial data, use math and scientific formulas, and perform statistical analyses.
The world’s most popular spreadsheet program is now more powerful than ever, but it’s also more complex. That’s where this Missing Manual comes in. With crystal-clear explanations and hands-on examples, Excel 2013: The Missing Manual shows you how to master Excel so you can easily track, analyze, and chart your data. You’ll be using new features like PowerPivot and Flash Fill in no time. Download eBook Free »
Build a database with ease. Organize and update lists, documents, catalogs, and other types of information.
Create your own web app. Let your whole team work on a database in the cloud.
Share your database on a network. Link your Access database to SQL Server or SharePoint.
Customize the interface. Make data entry a breeze by building your own templates
Find what you need fast. Search, sort, and summarize huge amounts of data in minutes.
Put your info to use. Turn raw info into well-formatted printed reports.
Dive into Access programming. Automate complex tasks and solve common challenges.
Unlock the secrets of Access 2013 and discover how to use your data in creative ways. With this book’s easy step-by-step instructions, you’ll learn how to build and maintain a full-featured database and even turn it into a web app. You also get tips and practices from the pros for good database design ideal whether you’re using Access for business, school, or at home. Download eBook Free »
Learn Project 2013 inside out. Get hands-on instructions for the Standard and Professional editions.
Start with a project management primer. Discover what it takes to handle a project successfully.
Build and refine your plan. Put together your team, schedule, and budget.
Achieve the results you want. Build realistic schedules with Project, and learn how to keep costs under control.
Track your progress. Measure your performance, make course corrections, and manage changes.
Create attractive reports. Communicate clearly to stakeholders and team members using charts, tables, and dashboards.
Use Project’s power tools. Customize Project’s features and views, and transfer info via the cloud, using Microsoft SkyDrive.
Get up to speed on Microsoft Project 2013 and learn how to manage projects large and small. This crystal-clear book not only guides you step-by-step through Project 2013’s new features, it also gives you real-world guidance: how to prep a project before touching your PC, and which Project tools will keep you on target. With this Missing Manual, you’ll go from project manager to Project master. Download eBook Free »
Best practices for designing and managing worksheets
Creating formulas and functions
Performing statistical, what-if, and other data analysis
Core to advanced charting techniques
Using graphics and sparklines
Managing databases and tables
Automating Excel with macros and custom functions
Collaborating in Excel online, in the cloud, and more
Microsoft Excel 2013 Inside Out
You’re beyond the basics so dive in and really put your spreadsheet skills to work! This supremely organized reference is packed with hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds. It’s all muscle and no fluff. Learn how the experts tackle Excel 2013 and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. Includes companion eBook and sample files. Download eBook Free »
Publisher: Microsoft Press; 2nd edition (April 26, 2013)
Supplement to Inside the Microsoft Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation Build, 2nd Edition
Extends your knowledge of MSBuild with all-new coverage of Visual Studio 2012
Shares additional hands-on insights and guidance from two expert authors
Provides a cookbook of examples to study and reuse
Get the supplement that helps you drill even further into MSBuild and maximize your control over the software build and deployment process. Designed as a companion to the popular book Supplement to Inside the Microsoft Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation Build, 2nd Edition, this supplement extends your knowledge by covering what’s new in Visual Studio 2012 for MSBuild and Team Foundation Build. You’ll also gain a fresh cookbook of examples to help you get productive with UI changes, batching, Team Foundation Server, offline apps, database publishing, and other essential topics.
Get the supplement that helps you drill even further into MSBuild and maximize your control over the software build and deployment process. Designed as a companion to the popular book Supplement to Inside the Microsoft Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation Build, 2nd Edition, this supplement extends your knowledge by covering what’s new in Visual Studio 2012 for MSBuild and Team Foundation Build. You’ll also gain a fresh cookbook of examples to help you get productive with UI changes, batching, Team Foundation Server, offline apps, database publishing, and other essential topics. Download eBook Free »
Compares and contrasts SharePoint 2013 to earlier versions
Helps make your SharePoint 2013 installation smooth and successful
Addresses managing customizations
Looks at SharePoint 2013 for Internet sites
Includes an introduction to SQL Server 2012
Featuring the all-star author team from the previous edition, this essential book offers a complete update on how to make the new features of SharePoint 2013 work. Packed with helpful guidance for making your SharePoint 2013 planning and installation successful, this new edition provides a clear picture of SharePoint 2013 administration, the functionality it provides, and advice on how to make it work for you.
The new iteration of SharePoint boasts exciting new features. However, any new version also comes with its fair share of challenges and that’s where this book comes in. The team of SharePoint admin gurus returns to presents a fully updated resource that prepares you for making all the new SharePoint 2013 features work right. They cover all of the administration components of SharePoint 2013 in detail, and present a clear understanding of how they affect the role of the administrator. Download eBook Free »