Word 2010 Essentials

Your participants will learn how to use the basic features of Word 2010. This workshop is designed to teach you a basic understanding of Word 2010 in a practical way. This workshop incorporates a hands-on approach to learning. They will get a chance to practice some of the advance features right on a computer.
Word 2010 is a powerful word processing application. However, it does much more than create simple documents. It includes several desktop publishing features to make your documents look great.

Course Outline

Module One: Getting Started
Icebreaker
Housekeeping Items
The Parking Lot
Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Opening and Closing Word
Opening Word
Understanding the Interface
Using Backstage View
Creating a Blank Document
Closing Word

Module Three: Working with Documents
Saving Files
Opening Files
Closing Files
Creating a Document from a Template
Using the Recent List

Module Four: Your First Document
Typing Text
Selecting Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
Dragging and Dropping Text
Starting a New Page


Module Five: Basic Editing Tasks
Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
Using the Office Clipboard
Using Undo and Redo
Finding and Replacing Text
Setting Paste Options
Using the Selection Pane
Module Six: Basic Formatting Tasks
Understanding Levels of Formatting
Changing Font Face and Size
Changing the Font Color
Adding Font Enhancements
Adding a Visual Effect
Clearing Formatting

Module Seven: Advanced Formatting Tasks
Highlighting Text
Changing Case
Using the Format Painter
Using the Font Dialog
Setting Open Text Options

Module Eight: Formatting Paragraphs
Changing Spacing
Setting the Alignment
Adding Bullets and Numbering
Adding Borders and Shading

Module Nine: Working with Styles
About Styles
Applying a Style
Changing the Style Set
Changing the Theme
Changing Theme Elements

Module Ten: Formatting the Page
Adding Headers and Footers
Formatting Text as Columns
Changing Page Orientation
Changing the Page Color
Adding a Page Border
Using the Page Setup Dialog


Module Eleven: Adding the Finishing Touches
Checking Your Spelling
Previewing Your Document
Printing Your Document
E-Mailing Your Document

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
Words from the Wise
Review of Parking Lot
Lessons Learned
Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations

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