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Microsoft Word Complete Guide provides extensive, thorough training, covering introductory through advanced topics.

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Microsoft Word: The Complete Guide

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Microsoft Word Complete Guide provides extensive, thorough training of Microsoft® Word. This course covers introductory through advanced topics, and is ideal for the computer user who wants to become well versed in using Microsoft Word. Topics introduced in Unit 1 include the Ribbon interface, working with text, printing, using proofreading tools, creating bulleted and numbered lists, tables and forms, and more. Unit 2 covers such topics as newsletter columns, WordArt and clip art, document themes, styles, picture editing, and Mail Merge. In Unit 3, students are introduced to footnotes and endnotes, headers and footers, templates, tables of contents and indexes, Track Changes, macros, digital signatures, customization options, and more.

The Microsoft Office Complete Guide series has been designed from the ground up for Global eTraining’s world-leading, online, on-demand GeT Interactive eTraining platform. With text from internationally recognized content matter experts, professional narration, video demonstrations by leading instructors, and Let Me Try exercises for users to get practical experience with the software, using downloadable datasets aligned with the presentation content.

To get the most out of this course, we strongly recommend you review every topic .within the course and take advantage of the different tools and activities to help to ensure you retain the important information within. We also encourage you to take all the progress tests to ensure you have retained the knowledge, and most importantly practice with the hundreds of real-world, Let Me Try examples.

Course Outline:

  1. Introducing Word Basics
    • Starting Word
    • Working with the Word Interface
    • Saving and Exiting
  2. Creating and Editing Business Letters
    • Inserting Text
    • Editing Text
  3. Creating a Memorandum and a Press Release
    • Typing a Memorandum
    • Page Breaks & Proofreading
    • Formatting & Using Find and Replace
    • Navigating & Saving
  4. Creating a Simple Report
    • Formatting Reports
    • Indenting Text and Using Custom Tab Stops
    • Using Numbered and Bulleted Lists
    • Formatting
    • Reference Tools
  5. Working with Tables
    • Tables
    • Selecting Data & Cells
    • Formatting & Sorting
    • Performing Calculations & Sizing
  6. Creating a Research Paper
    • Research Paper Styles
    • Bibliographies and Captions
    • Working with Templates
  7. Using Mail Merge
    • Introducing Mail Merge
    • Working with the Data Source
    • Main Documents and Merging
    • Merging Envelopes and Labels
  8. Creating a Newsletter
    • Section Breaks and Word Art
    • Inserting Media
    • Columns and Building Blocks
    • Themes, Styles and Views
  9. Creating a Promotional Brochure and a Form
    • Working with Shapes
    • Working with SmartArt
    • Formatting & Working With Forms
  10. Organizing Long Documents
    • Creating a Table of Contents
    • Working with Multiple Headers and Footers
    • Creating an Index
    • Adding Cross-References
    • Managing Long Documents
    • Collaborating in Word
    • Using a Highlighter
    • Tracking Changes to Documents
    • Reviewing Tracked Changes
    • Saving and Sending Files
    • Reviewing Changes from Multiple Reviewers
    • Using AutoSave and AutoRecover
    • Introducing SkyDrive and Office Web Apps
  11. Sharing and Securing Content in Backstage View
    • Preparing Documents for Sharing
    • Controlling Document Access
    • Attaching Digital Signatures to Documents
  12. Personalizing Word
    • Customizing Word Options
    • Using Document Properties
    • Automating Word Tasks Using Macros
    • Using the VBA Editor to Edit Macros
  13. Integrating Word with Excel, PowerPoint, and the Web
    • Embedding and Linking Excel Objects
    • Using Excel as a Mail Merge Data Source
    • Creating Web Pages from Word Documents
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