Check Templates / December 19, 2018 / Heidi Wallace
Look on the left side of your new window screen until you see Microsoft Office Online. Click on the category that you are interest in (for example budgets calendar etc) You will see templates appear for that category. Select the template that looks interesting to you. Click OK. Once downloaded this template can be modified saved and re-used as often as you need it. Excel 2003 Excel 2003 has templates located on your computer and ones that can be downloaded directly from Microsoft.com. Downloading templates to Your Computer To download templates directly to your computer follow these steps: Select File and then New.
All you need to do is add the customization to these templates that will make it good for your use. Always be direct with your intentions on these templates. This will result in faster understanding and subsequently faster results for the requests that you make. In short it will make your job and the job of others a whole lot easier. Microsoft Excel Templates are fantastic tools that allow you to get your team to put in their data for your business quickly and easily whilst still allowing for the consolidation of the data with very little work. There is however five key issues you need to consider when developing the Excel Template.
By this I mean you have a spreadsheet that you use daily weekly or monthly. You may have to modify a few cells but the remainder of the spreadsheet is exactly the way you want it. It may be tedious to modify the cells but it is easier than recreating it from scratch. Guess what you have the basis of a template! If you wanted to make this spreadsheet into template you would need to take two more steps. The first step would involve modifying the spreadsheet to display only the data that remains the same. If you are constantly changing certain cells you would leave these cells formatted but blank. The last step involves saving this spreadsheet as a template. Once this is done you would always have access to a clean spreadsheet that is formatted the way you want and ready for your modifications.