Easy Microsoft Office Word 2003 takes the work out of learning Word 2003 by using short, easy-to-follow lessons that show you how to accomplish basic tasks quickly and efficiently! It is the perfect book for beginners who want to learn Microsoftß³ word processing application through a visual, full-color approach. More than 100 hands-on lessons are designed to teach the easiest, fastest, or most direct way to accomplish common Word tasks. The book is suited for new Word users, as well as those upgrading from an earlier version.
1. Acquainting Yourself with Word.
Starting Word. Working with the Word Window. Using Pull-Down Menus. Customizing Menus. Right-Clicking to Display Menus. Hiding the Ruler. Working with Dialog Boxes. Working with Toolbars. Personalizing Word Toolbars. Moving Your Toolbars Around. Using Task Panes. Getting Help. Exiting Word.
Entering Text. Moving Around the Document with the Mouse. Typing Anywhere on the Page. Moving Around the Document with the Keyboard. Going to a Specific Page. Inserting Text. Combining and Splitting Paragraphs. Working with Smart Tags.
Selecting Text with the Mouse. Selecting Text with the Keyboard. Deleting Text. Undoing Mistakes. Moving Text. Copying Text. Moving or Copying Multiple Items. Inserting a Tab. Seeing Paragraph, Tab, and Space Marks.
Saving a Document. Closing a Document. Opening a Document. Switching to Another Open Document. Getting to Your Favorite Folders. Starting Additional New Documents. Standardizing the Look of Your Documents. Using a Wizard to Create a Document. Searching for a Document. Recovering After Word Crashes.
Selecting a View for Your Document. Magnifying a Document. Comparing Two Documents Side By Side. Previewing a Document. Printing a Document. Printing an Envelope. Printing Labels.
Making Text Bold, Italic, and Underlined. Changing the Font and Font Size. Adding Highlighting and Color to Your Text. Changing Paragraph Alignment. Changing Line Spacing. Adding Indents. Creating Bulleted and Numbered Lists. Setting a Custom Left or Right Tab. Setting a Custom Center or Decimal Tab. Adding a Border to a Paragraph. Shading a Paragraph. Copying Font and Paragraph Formatting. Checking the Formatting of Your Text.
Changing Margins. Inserting a Page Break. Centering a Page Vertically. Numbering Pages. Creating Headers and Footers. Inserting Dates and Page Numbers in Headers and Footers.
Searching for Text. Finding and Replacing Text. Using the Thesaurus. Using Automatic Spell Checking. Checking Your Spelling with the Spell Checker. Checking Your Grammar. Correcting Text Automatically. Inserting a Special Character. Inserting the Date. Inserting Standard Blocks of Text.
Creating Columns. Formatting Columns. Creating a Table. Deleting a Table. Navigating a Table. Adding, Deleting, and Resizing Rows and Columns. Formatting a Table. Drawing a Table. Adjusting the Appearance of Your Table.
Inserting an Image in Your Document. Moving and Sizing an Image. Cropping an Image and Adding Borders. Controlling Text Flow around an Image. Adding Shapes to Your Document. Creating WordArt.
Starting the Main Document. Choosing the Fields for Your Data Source. Entering Records into the Data Source. Sorting and Editing the Recipient List. Completing the Main Document. Previewing Your Merged Letters. Running the Merge. Beginning an Envelope Mail Merge. Fin