Creating an Excel Spreadsheet in Word
Microsoft Word 2010
If you wish to create a table that contains formulas and you know a bit about
using MS Excel, you will probably find it easier to either create and excel
spreadsheet in Word (as described below) or to copy
a spreadsheet from Excel into Word.
- Display the Insert ribbon and click on
- Choose Excel Spreadsheet at the bottom of the list. A spreadsheet
object is displayed on your page.
- Add data and formulas as you would in a regular Excel spreadsheet. Notice
that when editing an Excel object in Word, special ribbons are available for
formatting and other features relating to Excel. For more information on using
Excel, please refer to the Excel component
of HelpDesk Online.
Once you click outside the spreadsheet you are no
longer able to edit the contents. To enter edit mode again, double-click on