Word 2010 Essentials
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Word 2010 Essentials

Master Word 2010 on your terms with this one-of-a-kind video training course
4.1 (4 ratings)
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What Will I Learn?
  • Start with the basics; enter text, work with the mini toolbar and mouse commands; explore the backstage view that allows for opening, saving and printing your document.
  • Learn how to edit, move, copy, cut and paste text; using the mouse and toolbar, switch document views, change font, insert symbols and pictures.
  • Learn how to proofread in Word and use settings to automatically correct mistakes. Find out how to add comments to a document, add smart tags, actions and how to review tracked changes.
  • Format your document; set tabs, use numbered lists, set bullets, use columns, shapes, add lines, transform words on a page to a professional document using just a few of these simple commands.
  • Manage documents, compare documents side by side and set your options for saving in different formats.
  • Use shortcuts to insert frequently used phrases, apply text effect, change colors and format your document.
  • You will learn how to format pages. This will include how to insert a section break, how to add a footnote, and how to generate a table of contents. Create different margins, headers, footers, page alignment and other format settings.
  • Learn how to Print Document, this will include how to set up labels to print, how to print an envelope, and how to different paper sizes. Choose your settings for color or black and white.
  • Create charts and tables. This will include how to set cell margins, how to resize a table and how to format a table.
  • Enhance your table and chart designs; you can format it with a variety of styles and settings.
  • Learn to insert; a shape, clip art, picture or other design element; move or resize it to better fit your document. The SmartArt feature allows you to add a variety of diagrams, organizational charts or process diagrams.
  • Create your own ribbon group, hide or display ribbon buttons, add keyboard shortcuts and customize your own quick access toolbar.
  • Learn how to work with mass mailings tools. This will include how to create letters to mass mail, how to add envelopes to mass mailing letters, and how to create labels for a mass mailing.
  • It’s simple and easy; uploaded any Word document to the Internet. This will include how to create a hyperlink, how to save a document as a web page and how to post to your blog.
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Requirements
  • It's not necessary, but students should have access to Microsoft Word to utilize and practice what they have learned.
Description
Master Word 2010 on your terms with this one-of-a-kind video training course.

Word 2010 is Microsoft's word-processing program, designed to help you create, edit, format and present professional-quality documents. Our instructors provide expert, straight-forward, user-friendly training to help you tackle Word 2010 the way you want to learn.

Explore the Word 2010 window and get acquainted with the Ribbon toolbar Format, review, and edit text. Change text alignments and paragraph spacing Add headers and footers and insert page breaks Include graphics and use tables and charts in your Word documents.

Includes 2-1/2 hours of Word 2010 video training If you're looking for comprehensive beginning-intermediate video instruction on Word 2010, you'll find it here.

Who is the target audience?
  • New or Beginning Word users looking to take their skills to the next level.
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Curriculum For This Course
65 Lectures
02:26:01
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Getting Familiar with Word
4 Lectures 09:43

In this lesson you will begin getting familiar with Word. This will include how to Work with Commands, how to enter text and how to work with the mini toolbar.

Preview 01:50

When you click on the File tab it automatically opens the backstage view. The backstage view has a variety of commands and actions that allow you to manage your file and program options. These options include opening, saving, and printing your document.

Preview 02:18

We just learned how to use keyboard shortcuts to access commands in the Ribbon, now let’s learn how to select commands with the Mouse.

Preview 01:58

The choices for a particular command can be found in the various galleries Word often provides. These commands can often be previewed before being selected.

Preview 03:37
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Managing Documents
5 Lectures 10:59

In this lesson you will learn how to manage documents. This will include how to compare documents side by side, how to set options for saving a document, and how to save a document in the PDF or XPS format.

Save a Document and Reopen an Unsaved Document
01:57

When saving your Word document you may choose to save it in the Word 97-2003 format. This ensures that people who do not use Microsoft Word 2010 will still be able to view your files.

Save a Document to Word 97-2003, PDF, or XPS Format. Set Options for Saving doc
02:38

Sometimes it you may find it helpful to compare two documents side by side in Word to see their similarities and differences.

Preview 01:45

Sometimes you may want to make sure none of your personal information is included in a document before sharing it with others.

Inspect a Document Before Sharing and Work with Protected Documents
02:28

Once you have marked a document as final, it becomes a read only file. This means you are unable to make further changes to it or inspect it.

Mark a Document as Final and Convert Word Doc from Prior Versions to Word 2010
02:11
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Editing Text
8 Lectures 17:17

In this lesson you will learn how to edit text. This will include how to move or copy text, how to switch document views, and how to insert a symbol.

Inserting and Deleting Text
02:27

Inserting blank lines in your text is a good way to break up information or start a new paragraph.

Insert Blank Lines, Undo Changes, and Select Text
02:36

The Bookmark feature in Word is a feature that allows you to mark a location in your document so you can later return to it easily.

Mark and Find Your Place, and Move or Copy Text
02:10

We have already learned how to cut copy and paste text within an existing document, now let’s learn how to copy or move text from another document.

Share Text Between Documents, and Move or Copy Several Selections
01:51

Once you move or copy information, Word allows you to choose the formatting that is applied when it is placed in its new location.

Take Advantage of Paste Options, and Switch Document Views
02:09

If you have Heading-styled text, you can use the Navigation pane to navigate through the document.

Work with the Navigation Pane and Insert a Symbol
02:07

Working with complex Equations in Word is simple and easy with the help of the Equation Tools Design Tab.

Work with Equations and Set Options for Additional Actions
02:07

We have already learned how to set options for actions, but now let’s go over how to use additional actions, or Smart Tags.

Using Additional Actions and Translate Text.
01:50
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Proofreading in Word
5 Lectures 12:08

In this lesson you will learn how to proofread in Word. This will include how to automatically correct mistakes, how to add comments to a document, and how to review tracked changes.

Search for Text and Substitute Text
02:32

Sometimes when you are writing a document, you may want to know how many words it is. You can find the number of words in a document by using the Word Count Feature.

Count Words in a Document and Automatically Correct Mistakes
01:59

The Quick Parts tool is a great feature that allows you to store insert phrases you use frequently.

Automatically Insert Frequently Used Text and Check Spelling and Grammar
02:34

While typing a document, you may decide you would like to substitute certain words. The thesaurus helps you do just that by displaying a list of words with similar meanings or a word with the opposite meaning.

Find a Synonym or Antonym with the Thesaurus and Add Comments to a Document
02:05

When more than one person works on a particular document, it can be helpful to keep track of changes that are made.

Track Document Changes During Review and Combine Reviewers' Comments
02:58
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Formatting Text
4 Lectures 08:19

In this lesson you will learn how to format text. This will include how apply text effect, how to change text color, and how to copy text formatting.

Change the Font, Text Size, Emphasize Info with Bold, Italic, or Underline
02:06

If you are working with trademarks or symbols you may find you would like to write text below or above the regular line of text. You can do this using the superscript or subtext features in Word.

Superscript or Subscript Text, Change Text Case, Change Text Color
01:56

Applying text effects is a great way to draw the reader’s eye in, as well as enhance the overall design of a document.

Apply Text Effects, Apply a Font Style Set, and Set the Default Font for All New
02:26

It may be helpful to highlight text in a document in order to draw attention to important points.

Apply Highlighting to Text, Apply Strikethrough to Text, Copy Text Formatting
01:51
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Formatting Paragraphs
7 Lectures 17:13

In this lesson you will learn how to format paragraphs. This will include how to indent paragraphs, how to hide or display the ruler, and how to modify a style.

Change Text Alignment, Set Line Spacing Within a Paragraph, and Set Line Spacing
02:46

In this lesson, you’ll see the impact of changes. You’ll also learn how to undo them, if needed. Bullets or numbers are great ways to present lists of information in your document. You should use numbers when the items in a list follow a particular order and bullets when they do not.

Create a Bulleted or Numbered List, Formatting Marks, Hide or Display Ruler
02:39

You can indent paragraphs in your document from the right or left margins. You can also indent just the first line of a paragraph, or all lines but the first line.

Indent Paragraphs and Add a Paragraph Border
02:01

Using tabs is a good way to make sure information lines up correctly when using columns.

Set Tabs
02:00

If you want, Word can mark formatting inconsistencies in your document with a wavy blue line. For each inconsistency Word will offer a suggestion to make the formatting more consistent. This will help give your document a more professional look.

Check for Formatting Inconsistencies and Review and Change Formatting
02:24

Word allows you compare and match one section’s formatting to another’s which helps ensure a consistent format throughout the document.

Compare Formatting and Apply Formatting Using Styles
02:25

We have already learned how to compare and match formatting to maintain consistency; but you can also do the same with styles.

Switch Styles, Save Formatting in a Style, and Modify a Style
02:58
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Formatting Pages
8 Lectures 17:12

In this lesson you will begin learning how to format pages. This will include how to insert a section break, how to add a footnote, and how to generate a table of contents.

Adjust Margins and Insert a Page Break
01:53

You can control the placement of automatic page breaks that Word inserts when you fill a page with text.

Control Text Flow, Pagination, Align Text Vertically and Change Page Orientation
02:07

You can insert a section break in your document to create different margins, headers, footers, page alignment and other format settings.

Insert a Section Break and Add Page Numbers to a Document
01:33

If you are having your document proof read, it can be a good idea to add line numbers to the left of every line. This helps the proofreader refer to specific lines of your document during their review.

Add Line Numbers to a Document and Using the Building Blocks Organizer
02:12

Headers appear at the top of the page and Footers appear at the bottom of a page. You can add a variety of information in both the header and footer.

Add a Header or Footer and Using Different Headers or Footers Within a Document
02:11

Footnotes are important to include in a document if you’d like to provide additional information about a topic, or cite a reference.

Add a Footnote, Add an Endnote, Find, Edit, or Delete Footnotes or Endnotes
02:45

Since footnotes and endnote are so similar, you can easily convert a footnote to an endnote or an endnote to a footnote.

Convert Footnotes to Endnotes and Generate a Table of Contents
01:57

You can add a watermark to your document to protect information, add an official logo, or just enhance the design.

Add a Watermark, Add a Page Border, and Create Newspaper Columns
02:34
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Printing Documents
2 Lectures 04:03

In this lesson you will learn how to Print Documents. This will include how to set up labels to print, how to print an envelope, and how to different paper sizes.

Preview and Print a Document and Print on Different Paper Sizes
02:22

If your printer supports printing envelopes, Word can print a delivery and return address on an envelope for you.

Print an Envelope and Set Up Labels to Print
01:41
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Creating Tables and Charts
6 Lectures 11:55

In this lesson you will begin learning how to create charts and tables. This will include how to set cell margins, how to resize a table and how to format a table.

Create a Table and Change the Row Height or Column Width
01:53

After creating a table, you may decide you’d like to move it to a new location.

Move a Table, Resize a Table, Add or Delete a Row, Add or Delete a Column
02:37

If you need to, you can adjust the margins in table cells to make the information more legible.

Set Cell Margins, Add Space Between Cells, and Combine Cells
01:52

If you have more information in one cell than you intended, it may be helpful to split the cell into two or more cells.

Split Cells, Split a Table, and Add a Formula to a Table
01:58

If you’d like to make your text look more uniform, you can align it with the top, bottom, left, right or center of a cell.

Align Text in Cells, Add Shading to Cells, and Change Cell Borders
02:07

If you’d like to enhance your table design, you can format it with a variety of styles and settings.

Format a Table and Add a Chart
01:28
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Working with Graphics
7 Lectures 15:31

In this lesson you will begin working with graphics. This will include how to add a shape, how to crop a picture and how to rotate a graphic.

Add WordArt, Add a Picture, and Add a Screenshot
02:26

Word offers a large selection of clip art you can use to enhance the design of your document, or support specific information.

Add a Clip Art Image, Add a Shape, and Add a Text Box
02:34

After inserting a shape, clip art, picture or other design element, you may find you’d like to move or resize it to better fit your document.

Move or Resize a Graphic, Crop a Picture, and Rotate a Graphic
02:01

After inserting a picture into your document, you may need to improve the brightness or contrast. You can do this quickly and easily with the Picture Tools tab.

Correct the Brightness or Contrast of a Picture, Modify the Color of a Picture
02:24

If you would like to add depth to a picture or drawing you can do so simply by including a shadow.

Add a Shadow to a Graphic, Make a Graphic Three-Dimensional, and Apply a Style
02:03

In addition to changing the style of a graphic, you can also change the color of the style outline.

Apply a Color Outline to a Graphic, Understanding Text Wrapping and Graphics
02:17

The SmartArt feature allows you to add a variety of diagrams to your document such as organizational charts or process diagrams.

Work with Diagrams
01:46
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