The Data Generation Add-In provides a comprehensive range of data generation functions that can be used in exactly the same way as standard Excel functions. It allows users to generate realistic data quickly, and combines with broader Excel functionality for a powerful but simple data generation tool.

Basic proficiency in Microsoft Excel is required to use the Data Generation Add-In. This article assumes such knowledge, and provides instructions on how to use the additional data generation functionality provided by the add-in. It also highlights standard Excel functionality, which is often useful for test data generation in conjunction with the Data Generation Add-In.

Watch the tutorial video for a quick overview of the Add-In’s basic functionality, including an example of generating synthetic personal information.