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how to create a formula in Excel?
How to Create an Excel Formula: 1. Double-click on the cell where you want the total to appear. 2. Press the = key on the keyboard. 3. Enter the formula, then press Enter. 4. Enter an opening parenthesis character: (. 5. Enter a cell name. [ For example: =(E2. 6. Press the + key. 7. Enter another cell name and a closing parenthesis character: ). For example: =(E2+E3). 8. Enter a minus sign and a third cell name. For example: =(E2+E3)-E4. 9. Press the Enter key to accept the formula. ]
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To create a formula in excel you must start with an (=) equal sign then it could be followed by a function name, cell reference, an operator then probably constants. For a simple formula simply type a combination of numbers and operators; for example, 3+7.
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