Columbia College students can get a free version of Microsoft Office, including Excel, by following these steps:
1. Go to http://aka.ms/getoffice
3. Click Sign In.
4. Once signed in, students may click Install to load Office 365 on a desktop, or select Phone & Tablet on the left to install the Microsoft Office apps.
Office 365 ProPlus supports PCs and Windows tablets running Windows 7 or higher, and Macs with Mac OS X 10.6 or higher. Office for iPad can be installed on iPads running version 7.0 or higher. For information about mobile devices, visit www.office.com/mobile.
Loading the Analysis Toolpak
For some of the assignment requirements, it will be useful to use the Excel Add In called Analysis ToolPak. Instructions to download are here: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Load-the-Analysis-ToolPak-in-Excel-6a63e598-cd6d-42e3-9317-6b40ba1a66b4
Resources for excel based assignments are available in the textbook, and in this MKTG 441 Marketing Research Resource Guide. This is also a resource on how to use the Analysis ToolPak: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/use-the-analysis-toolpak-to-perform-complex-data-analysis-6c67ccf0-f4a9-487c-8dec-bdb5a2cefab6
Only one user at a time may access this book that shows how to apply Excel 2016 to statistical techniques.
The website and the two e-books below provide help with Excel.
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