Using the data Analysis Button in Excel

Alu Shaks
Alu Shaks
Jun 5 · 2 min read

Do you often use Excel to Analyse data? Then the data Analysis button would be a very useful tool.

But how does one use it?

If the Data Analysis command is not available in your version of Excel, you need to load the Analysis ToolPak add-in program. These instructions apply to Excel 2010, Excel 2013 and Excel 2016.

Go to the File tab,and click Options

From File click on Options

Then click the Add-Ins category.

Click on Add-ins

In the Manage box, select Excel Add-ins and then click Go

Manage Excel Add-ins

In the Add-Ins available box, select the Analysis ToolPak check box, and then click OK

Analysis Tool Pack

You Should now be able to see the Data Analysis command under the Data tab.

Data Analysis command

Example of how to use the Data Analysis command

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from confusion to clarity, not insanity

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