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PowerPivot for End Users

  • Tuition USD $981 Save $109
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 1508 Ratings
  • Course Code 50433
  • Duration 2 days
  • Available Formats Classroom

This 2-day Instructor-led course shows you how to use PowerPivot to access data sources, create relationships, use the PowerPivot DAX expressions and generate and format reports. You will also explore how PowerPivot workbooks can be integrated with SharePoint 2010.

Skills Gained

  • Explore every aspect of using Microsoft PowerPivot

Who Can Benefit

Advanced Excel users, users that want to gain familiarity with PowerPivot to build compelling reports.

Prerequisites

  • General Excel and Report building skills

Course Details

Outline


Module 1: Overview
A simple introduction module.
Lessons

  • None

Lab 1: None
  • None
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Understand your course, classroom, classmates, facility and instructor.

Module 2: PowerPivot Introduction
In this module we take a look at an introductory view of PowerPivot.
Lessons
  • Excel 2010 Features
  • PowerPivot Introduction

Lab 1: Installing PowerPivot
  • Install PowerPivot for Excel
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Install PowerPivot for Excel
  • Be able to navigate the PowerPivot windows
  • Understand the new features of Excel 2010

Module 3: PowerPivot Data Sources
In this module we take a look at all the possible data sources of which PowerPivot can work with!
Lessons
  • Supported Data Sources

Lab 1: Loading Data Sources
  • Load Data From SQL Server
  • Load Data From Text Files
  • Load Data via Copy and Paste
  • Load Data via Data Feeds
  • Load Data via Reporting Services

Lab 2: Cleaning Data
  • Cleaning data in PowerPivot

Lab 3: Creating Relationships
  • Create Relationship between Data Sources
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Import various data sources into PowerPivot
  • Understand how to clean imported data

Module 4: PowerPivot Functions
In this module we take a look at PowerPivot Functions/DAX Expressions and how to use them!
Lessons
  • PowerPivot Expressions

Lab 1: Create a Time Table
  • Create a Time Table for future labs

Lab 2: Using DATE Functions
  • Use DATE Function
  • Use DATEVALUE Function
  • Use the DAY, MONTH, YEAR, HOUR, MINUTE, SECOND Functions
  • Use EDATE Function
  • Use EOMONTH Function
  • Use NOW and TODAY Functions
  • Use TIME and TIMEVALUE Functions
  • Use WEEKDAY and WEEKNUM Functions

Lab 3: Using TIME INTELLIGENCE Functions
  • Use FIRST* and LAST* Functions
  • Use DATE* Functions
  • Use STARTOF* and ENDOF* Functions
  • Use CLOSING* and OPENING* Functions
  • Use LASTOF* and FIRST* Functions
  • Use PREVIOUS* and NEXT* Functions

Lab 4: Using STATISTICAL Functions
  • Use AVERAGE* Functions
  • Use COUNT* Functions
  • Use MAX* and MIN* Functions

Lab 5: Using FILTER Functions
  • Use ALL, ALLEXCEPT and ALLNOBLANKROW
  • Use CALCULATE, CALCULATETABLE
  • Use DISTINCT and VALUES
  • Use EARLIER and EARLIEST
  • Use FILTER
  • Use RELATED

Lab 6: Using LOGICAL and INFORMATION Functions
  • Use Logical Functions (AND, FALSE, IF, IFERROR, NOT, OR, TRUE)
  • Use Information Functions (ISBLANK, ISERROR, ISLOGICAL, ISNONTEXT, ISNUMBER, ISTEXT)

Lab 7: Using TEXT Functions
  • Use TEXT Functions
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Be able to describe all the new PowerPivot Expressions
  • Use and apply many of the PowerPivot Expressions

Module 5: Building Reports using PowerPivot
In this module we take a look at building reports using PowerPivot.
Lessons
  • PowerPivot Reports

Lab 1: Creating Reports
  • Use PivotCharts
  • Use Slicers
  • Use Sparklines
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe the different Report types in PowerPivot
  • Be able to create Slicers and Sparklines for more engaging reports

Module 6: PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010
In this module we take a look at PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010.
Lessons
  • Reports and Email
  • PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010

Lab 1: Installing PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010
  • Install PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010
  • Configure PowerPivot for SharePoint

Lab 2: Configuring PowerPivot For SharePoint 2010
  • Publish to SharePoint 2010
  • Configure PowerPivot for SharePoint 2010
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe the integration points between PowerPivot and SharePoint 2010
  • Be able to publish and setup workbook data refresh in SharePoint 2010

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  • Vouchers are non-refundable and non-returnable. Vouchers expire 12 months from the date they are issued unless otherwise specified in the terms and conditions.
  • Voucher expiration dates cannot be extended. The exam must be taken by the expiration date printed on the voucher.

Do Microsoft courses come with post lab access?

Most Microsoft official courses will include post-lab access ranging from 30 to 180 calendar days after instructor led course delivery. A lab training key in class will be provided that can be leveraged to continue connecting to a remote lab environment for the individual course attendee.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour-long after 3-3.5 hours of the class day.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Microsoft courses are conducted in English unless otherwise specified.

The course had a balanced structure with labs that helped supplement the learning material and it was incredibly beginner friendly.

Very well organized. All the course documents, presentations, meetings worked well.

The format of the course was nicely structured, it was interactive and the labs really helped me understand the material on a deeper level.

Great company to work with. Have taken training with Exit in the past. This experience is consistent with the others.

Instructions were clear, lab exercises were pertinent and self-explanatory, topic was thoroughly covered in the presented course material.

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