Word 2011 – Intro


In this Word 2011 – Intro training course by Beth Bruestle and Flip Crummer, you'll learn how to create high-quality documents that you can be proud of, and much more!

Platform: Mac

Length: 2 hours 44 min

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In this Word 2011 – Intro training course, you’ll learn how Microsoft® Word 2011 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 Ribbon
Using the tabs on the Ribbon
Using the contextual tabs
Minimizing the Ribbon
Changing Ribbon preferences pt. 1
Changing Ribbon preferences pt. 2
Customizing/resetting the Ribbon tab order pt. 1
Customizing/resetting the Ribbon tab order pt. 2
Entering text into a document
Using Save and Save As
Using Compatibility mode pt. 1
Using Compatibility mode pt. 2
Opening Word 2011 in earlier versions of Word
Moving with the keyboard
Creating a PDF

B. Working with Text
Selecting text
Creating folders in the Save As dialog box
Changing document views and using zoom pt. 1
Changing document views and using zoom pt. 2
Using Publishing Layout view
Using Full Screen view
Using the Sidebar
Hiding and viewing the ruler
Using the Show All Nonprinting Characters tool
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
Using text effects
Using the Format Painter
Changing character case
Using Ligatures

C. Paragraph and Page Formatting
Aligning paragraphs
Indenting paragraphs
Using the Paragraph dialog box
Using Reveal Formatting
Using Quick Styles and Themes
Creating a Quick Style pt. 1
Creating a Quick Style pt. 2
Modifying a Quick Style
Working with Style options
Removing a Quick Style from the Styles gallery
Deleting a Quick Style
Inserting manual page breaks
Using Page Setup commands
Using the Document and Page Setup dialog boxes
Setting tabs using the ruler
Setting tabs using the Tab dialog box
Creating a tab leader
Creating a numbered list using the Automatic Number List feature
Creating a numbered list using the Numbered List command
Creating a bulleted list
Customizing numbered lists
Customizing 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 and Printing Options
Printing and Printing options
Using Share
Printing envelopes

E. 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

F. Find and Replace
Using the search text box to find text
Using the Search pane to find text
Changing the Search options
Using wildcard characters
Finding specific formatting
Finding special characters
Using the Replace command
Using the Go To command
Using the Select Browse Object feature