Word 2008 – Intermediate


In this Word 2008 –  Intermediate training course, you'll learn how to use AutoFormat features, work with tables and graphics, and lots more!

Platform: Mac

Length: 2 hours 28 min

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In this Word 2008 –  Intermediate training course, you’ll learn how Microsoft® Word 2008 for Mac makes it easier than ever to produce professional-looking documents in any number of styles and formats. Move to the next level in your journey to master this word processing application.

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A. AutoCorrect and AutoFormat
Understanding AutoCorrect pt. 1
Understanding AutoCorrect pt. 2
Adding new AutoCorrect entries manually
Adding new AutoCorrect entries using the spelling checker
Using AutoCorrect to add pieces of text
Deleting an AutoCorrect entry
Adding exceptions to the AutoCorrect feature pt. 1
Adding exceptions to the AutoCorrect feature pt. 2
Deleting exceptions from the AutoCorrect feature
Understanding AutoFormat as you type
Changing the AutoFormat as you type options

B. Find and Replace
Using the Find command
Understanding the Find command options pt. 1
Understanding the Find command options pt. 2
Using wild card characters
Finding formatted text
Finding special characters
Using the Replace command
Using the Go To command
Using the select browse object feature

C. Symbols
Inserting symbols using the Symbol dialog box
Inserting symbols using the Object palette
Inserting symbols using the keyboard
Creating symbol shortcut keys
Inserting symbols using the AutoCorrect feature
Adding symbols to the AutoCorrect feature

D. Page Layout and Design
Creating columns
Creating columns using the Columns dialog box
Modifying Column settings
Using the ruler to modify Column settings
Placing a vertical line between columns
Adjusting column length
Adding line numbers pt. 1
Adding line numbers pt. 2
Hyphenating a document
Using manual hyphenation
Setting page borders
Adding a watermark to a document
Creating a custom watermark

E. Tables
Converting text to a table
Inserting a blank table into a document
Inserting a quick table into a document
Selecting table elements
Deleting table elements
Inserting columns and rows
Adding a new row to the bottom of a table
Changing the column width
Changing the row height
Distributing rows and columns evenly
Merging cells in a table
Splitting cells in a table
Changing the cell alignment
Changing the text direction in a cell
Using Table AutoFormat
Repeating header rows
Converting a table to text

F. Working with Graphics
Inserting a shape
Inserting a picture
Inserting clip art
Inserting a SmartArt graphic
Inserting WordArt
Creating a drop cap
Selecting shapes
Resizing graphic objects
Reshaping a graphic object
Rotating a graphic object pt. 1
Rotating a graphic object pt. 2
Moving a graphic object
Aligning graphic objects
Copying a graphic object
Duplicating a graphic object
Deleting a graphic object
Grouping graphic objects
Stacking graphic objects
Wrapping text around a graphic object pt. 1
Wrapping text around a graphic object pt. 2
Formatting the fill
Formatting the outline of an object
Applying a shadow effect
Applying a 3D effect

G. Working with Charts
Inserting a chart
Changing the chart type
Editing the chart data
Adding a chart title
Changing the location of the chart legend
Adding data labels

H. Other Word Commands and Features
Inserting the date and time
Customizing the spell check and grammar check options
Using the custom dictionary
Using the thesaurus
Assigning a password to a document
Changing the normal template