Excel--should you switch?

Soucie, R.
March 1988
PC World;Mar88, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p108
Microsoft is determined to put the powerful spreadsheet Excel at the top of the best-seller list. Macintosh-like interface; Dozens of new worksheet functions ; Powerful macro language; Sophisticated graphics; Comparison of Lotus 1-2-3 and Excel. INSET: PC World evaluation.;Excel face-to-face with 1-2-3..


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