Applying a Function Using Excel

To Apply a Function Using Excel:

  • Choose the cell where you want to use the function.
  • Choose the Formulas tab on the Ribbon.
  • Choose the Insert Function option on the Ribbon under the Formulas tab.  An = sign will appear in the cell to let you know that a formula will follow.  A Insert Function dialog box will also appear.
  • Type the description of the function you want to use and choose Go to see a list of possible functions.
  • Choose the Function you want to use in your Excel document and choose OK.  A Function Argument dialog box will appear on your screen.
  • Choose the cells for each argument.  When you finish building the arguments, choose OK.