ChatGPT for Excel - what they're NOT telling you!
Feb 17, 2023 12:00 AM

ChatGPT for Excel - what they're NOT telling you!

by HubSite 365 about Mynda Treacy (MyOnlineTrainingHub) [MVP]
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Everyone’s talking about how great ChatGPT is and how it will increase your productivity by x%, but no one’s talking about what it’s bad at and the dangers

Everyone’s talking about using ChatGPT for Excel and how it can improve your productivity with claims it’ll make you n times more productive and the like. I can tell you it’s not all it’s cracked up to be!

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That’s not to say ChatGPT isn’t worth using, but you have to know what to use it for and what not to waste your time on, ‘cause believe me, you can waste a lot of time on it.

In this post I’ll show you what the best uses of ChatGPT are for Excel, what not to waste your time on and most importantly, what to watch out for, because it can return a lot of inaccuracies and because it comes across so authoritative, it’s easy to assume it’s right.


ChatGPT for Excel

ChatGPT for Excel is a powerful artificial intelligence (AI) powered chatbot that can be used to automate customer service, sales support, and other tasks. However, there are some important things you should know before using it. As an AI language model, I can provide guidance and answer your questions about using Excel. Here are a few ways I can help:

  • Formulas and Functions: I can help you understand how to use Excel formulas and functions to perform calculations, manipulate data, and automate tasks.
  • Data Manipulation: I can assist you with sorting, filtering, and summarizing data using Excel’s tools, such as PivotTables, and also help you to manipulate and clean data.
  • Formatting: I can help you understand how to format cells, columns, and rows in Excel to make your data more visually appealing and easier to read.
  • Charts and Graphs: I can help you create charts and graphs to visualize your data in Excel, including helping you to choose the best type of chart or graph to use for your data.
  • Macros: I can help you understand how to use macros in Excel to automate repetitive tasks.