Word 2008 – Intro


In this Word 2008 –  Intro training course by Beth Bruestle and Flip Crummer, you'll learn how to create high-quality documents that you can be proud of.

Platform: Mac

Length: 1 hour 48 min

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In this Word 2008 –  Intro 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.

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A. Basics
Introducing the new features in Office 2008 pt. 1
Introducing the new features in Office 2008 pt. 2
Using the toolbars
Using the Office Toolbox
Entering text into a document
Using Save and Save As
Using Compatibility mode pt. 1
Using Compatibility mode pt. 2
Opening Word 2008 in earlier versions of Word
Moving with the keyboard
Creating a PDF

B. Text Formatting
Selecting text
Creating folders in the save as dialog box
Using document views pt. 1
Using document views pt. 2
Using Publishing Layout view
Hiding/viewing the ruler and show all non-printing characters
Editing text
Using cut, copy and paste
Working with the clipboard/scrapbook
Using drag and drop editing
Using undo and redo
Using the spelling and grammar check pt. 1
Using the spelling and grammar check pt. 2
Working with fonts pt. 1
Working with fonts pt. 2
Using ligatures
Using the format painter
Changing character case

C. Paragraph & Page Formatting
Aligning paragraphs
Indenting paragraphs
Using the paragraph dialog box
Using reveal formatting
Using styles
Using document themes
Creating a style
Modifying a style
Working with style options
Deleting a custom style
Inserting manual page breaks
Using the document and page setup dialog boxes
Setting tabs using the ruler
Setting tabs using the tabs dialog box
Creating a tab leader
Creating a numbered list using the automatic numbered list feature
Creating a numbered list using the numbered list command
Creating a bulleted list
Customizing numbered and bulleted lists
Using document elements
Customizing headers and footers
Inserting page numbers
Creating next page and continuous section breaks
Creating odd page and even page section breaks

D. Printing
Working with print preview pt. 1
Working with print preview pt. 2
Printing options
Printing envelopes