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November 4th, 2016 Release Notes – Excel Advanced Content

New SIMbook Chapters

  • In Practice – Excel Chapter 8
  • In Practice – Excel Chapter 9
  • In Practice – Excel Chapter 10
  • Skills Approach – Excel Chapter 9

New Projects

  • Excel 2016 In Practice – Ch. 7 Guided Project 7-3
  • Excel 2016 In Practice – Ch. 7 Independent Project 7-6
  • Excel 2016 In Practice – Ch. 8 Guided Project 8-3
  • Excel 2016 In Practice – Ch. 8 Independent Project 8-5
  • Excel 2016 Skills Approach – Ch. 9 Skill Review 9.2
  • Excel 2016 Skills Approach – Ch. 9 Skill Review 9.4

Bug Fixes and Project Improvements

Access

  • 2016 Capstone Level 1 – improved grading of label width on a form
  • 2016 In Practice – Project 3-7 – corrected start file name error

Excel

  • 2016 Skills Approach – Challenge Yourself 5.3 – improved grading of PivotTable
  • 201 6 In Practice – Project 4-4 – updated instruction text for step 11 to include worksheet name
  • 2016 In Practice – Project 3-7 – Updated to match Microsoft changes to color sets for charts
  • 2016 In Practice – Project 4-3 – Updated to match Microsoft changes to color sets for charts
  • 2013 In Practice – Project 2-5 – updated note in instruction file regarding named ranges
  • 2013 In Practice – Project 2-5 – Replaced grading feedback for step 8a with a different formula
  • 2013 In Practice – Project 8-4 – Updated to match Microsoft changes to color sets for charts
  • 2013 Skills Approach – Challenge Yourself 4.3 – Updated instruction 15 concerning width of a column

PowerPoint

  • 2016 In Practice – Project 1-2 – updated instructions for Mac version for steps 6c, 11b and 12c
  • 2016 In Practice – Project 1-5 – updated instruction text regarding inserting new slide
  • 2016 In Practice – Project 2-3 – updated instructions for Mac version for steps 5c, 6c, 9c and 9d
  • 2016 In Practice – Project 3-1 – added note to instruction regarding selecting text box versus text

Word

  • 2016 In Practice – Project 5-6a – added note to instructions for Mac version clarifying import
  • 2016 Skills Approach – Ch. 5 Fix it 5.6 – removed grading for page break on step 9
  • 2013 GA State Standards – Work It Out 4A-E1 – improved grading tabs and text after line breaks

Integrated Projects

  • 2016 Integrated Applications – Project 2 Word, Access, Excel – updated instruction for step 11k