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Using object zoom in Read mode

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Video: Using object zoom in Read mode

Continuing on the topic of Read mode, we're going to look at another feature that allows you to focus in on the objects that may appear in your document, objects like graphics, could be charts or tables, for example that might be difficult to view unless you zoom in to them. We're going to take a look at that as we continue working with our No Obstacles Bio Reading document. We're going to switch to Read mode. You can do that from the View tab on the Ribbon, or if you prefer, go down to the bottom of the screen and click the Read mode icon.

Using object zoom in Read mode

Continuing on the topic of Read mode, we're going to look at another feature that allows you to focus in on the objects that may appear in your document, objects like graphics, could be charts or tables, for example that might be difficult to view unless you zoom in to them. We're going to take a look at that as we continue working with our No Obstacles Bio Reading document. We're going to switch to Read mode. You can do that from the View tab on the Ribbon, or if you prefer, go down to the bottom of the screen and click the Read mode icon.

Let's also make sure we're looking at the same zoom level here. We'll make sure 100% appears off to the right. You can use the minus sign to decrease or the plus sign to increase your text size. Now from here, we're going to navigate to the next set of pages. Let's click the arrow that appears off to the right here. And sure enough there's an object on this page. We have a logo. Now at our zoom level currently, it might be difficult to really see the details of this object. Imagine a chart, for example, with some data or even a table crammed with data.

To zoom in, all we have to do is double-click in Read mode, any of the objects that appear on our pages. So, let's double-click the logo. And you can see a separate window opens up here on top, so we can really focus in on the contents of our object. Notice in the background also that every thing's been faded out so we can really focus on this object. And if we need an even better look, there's actually a button up here in the top right corner that allows us to zoom in even further. Let's give it a click. Now, we really get a good feel for the content.

When we're done we can zoom out. The buttons change to a zoom out button or just simply click anywhere outside the window to return to the document in Read mode. So just keep in mind if you are using Read mode and there are objects you need to see details, double-click them. It applies to graphics, tables, and charts.

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Office 2013 New Features

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  1. 1m 38s
    1. Welcome
      1m 3s
    2. Using the exercise files
      35s
  2. 16m 49s
    1. Exploring the new user interface
      4m 57s
    2. Integrating with the cloud
      3m 42s
    3. Exploring Touch mode
      2m 53s
    4. Using the bookmark feature
      2m 18s
    5. Customizing the Ribbon with display options
      2m 59s
  3. 27m 44s
    1. Inserting online video
      4m 4s
    2. Editing PDF documents
      4m 58s
    3. Inserting and reading comments
      2m 55s
    4. Tracking changes and conversations
      2m 19s
    5. Using Read mode for longer documents
      4m 14s
    6. Using object zoom in Read mode
      1m 53s
    7. Exploring new templates in Word
      2m 47s
    8. Inserting objects with onscreen alignment guides
      4m 34s
  4. 28m 25s
    1. Filling empty cells using Flash Fill
      3m 38s
    2. Filtering records using a Timeline
      3m 11s
    3. Previewing with Quick Analysis
      4m 34s
    4. Using Chart Advisor recommendations
      2m 43s
    5. Finding errors and issues with Power view
      6m 16s
    6. Converting roman numerals into arabic numbers
      2m 42s
    7. Protecting data in a shared spreadsheet
      5m 21s
  5. 33m 36s
    1. Working with new templates
      3m 29s
    2. Exploring the new Presenter view
      3m 45s
    3. Using color adjustments
      2m 59s
    4. Inserting new charts
      8m 37s
    5. Positioning objects with various guides
      2m 50s
    6. Exploring new transition effects
      2m 55s
    7. Creating a custom shape
      4m 31s
    8. Playing an audio track across multiple slides
      4m 30s
  6. 7m 2s
    1. Exploring changes to the user interface
      3m 23s
    2. Exploring the new Access templates
      3m 39s
  7. 8m 48s
    1. Inserting online pictures into a publication
      3m 10s
    2. Using the scratch area for inserting images
      3m 30s
    3. Creating JPEGs with the Save for Photo Printing option
      2m 8s
  8. 18m 27s
    1. Exploring the new user interface
      4m 30s
    2. Changing views
      4m 8s
    3. Embedding files in a notebook
      3m 31s
    4. Linking notes to your Outlook calendar
      3m 57s
    5. Inserting a screenshot
      2m 21s
  9. 8m 8s
    1. Exploring the user interface and some sneak peeks
      3m 35s
    2. Using the Weather bar
      1m 42s
    3. Connecting to social networks
      2m 51s
  10. 29s
    1. Next steps
      29s

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