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Word 2008 for Mac Essential Training

with David Rivers

Video: Welcome

Examines the important features of Word 2008 for Mac, from creating a document to printing and collaborating.
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  1. 44s
    1. Welcome
  2. 33m 43s
    1. Starting Word
      3m 55s
    2. Understanding the interface
      11m 40s
    3. Navigating techniques
      9m 12s
    4. Using the Publishing and Notebook layouts
      8m 56s
  3. 33m 5s
    1. Creating new blank documents
      2m 57s
    2. Creating new Notebook documents
      11m 6s
    3. Creating new Publishing documents
      6m 13s
    4. Saving documents
      6m 31s
    5. Working with templates
      6m 18s
  4. 21m 20s
    1. Using Print Preview
      7m 4s
    2. Using Quick Print
      1m 22s
    3. Setting print options and printing
      12m 54s
  5. 30m 12s
    1. Selecting text
      3m 49s
    2. Formatting text
      7m 41s
    3. Using the Find and Replace feature
      4m 31s
    4. Using the Undo, Redo, and Repeat features
      2m 49s
    5. Copying, pasting, and moving text
      7m 38s
    6. Showing nonprinting characters
      3m 44s
  6. 30m 13s
    1. Using indents
      6m 13s
    2. Setting justification
      7m 2s
    3. Changing line spacing
      5m 23s
    4. Setting tabs
      8m 30s
    5. Using the Highlighter tool
      3m 5s
  7. 45m 9s
    1. Changing margins
      6m 11s
    2. Changing page orientation
      4m 17s
    3. Numbering pages
      6m 53s
    4. Choosing paper size and source
      4m 46s
    5. Creating Headers and Footers
      7m 38s
    6. Applying a Page Background
      10m 15s
    7. Using Watermarks
      5m 9s
  8. 31m 23s
    1. Checking spelling and grammar
      8m 24s
    2. Finding synonyms
      3m 29s
    3. Looking up words and translations
      6m 39s
    4. Setting document proofing options
      7m 51s
    5. Using ligatures
      5m 0s
  9. 24m 49s
    1. Creating a bulleted list
      8m 12s
    2. Creating a numbered list
      6m 15s
    3. Editing a list
      10m 22s
  10. 1h 7m
    1. Creating tables from scratch
      8m 20s
    2. Creating tables from text
      5m 14s
    3. Inserting an Excel spreadsheet
      5m 43s
    4. Modifying tables
      14m 23s
    5. Formatting tables
      7m 4s
    6. Making calculations in a table
      5m 40s
    7. Creating charts
      5m 30s
    8. Modifying chart data
      3m 26s
    9. Modifying chart appearance
      9m 3s
    10. Creating text from a table
      3m 30s
  11. 17m 8s
    1. Using Styles
      6m 42s
    2. Creating Styles
      4m 39s
    3. Editing and deleting Styles
      5m 47s
  12. 23m 25s
    1. Creating letters
      10m 28s
    2. Creating labels
      6m 59s
    3. Creating envelopes
      5m 58s
  13. 9m 43s
    1. Sorting text
      5m 12s
    2. Sorting numbers
      2m 24s
    3. Sorting in tables
      2m 7s
  14. 18m 52s
    1. Using newspaper-style columns
      7m 24s
    2. Working with parallel columns
      6m 21s
    3. Columns in Publishing view
      5m 7s
  15. 46m 25s
    1. Working with pictures and Clip Art
      11m 28s
    2. Working with shapes
      8m 37s
    3. Working with SmartArt
      14m 42s
    4. Working with text boxes
      7m 22s
    5. Using WordArt
      4m 16s
  16. 41m 38s
    1. Tracking changes
      8m 43s
    2. Reviewing changes
      3m 58s
    3. Sending and faxing documents
      3m 25s
    4. Protecting documents with passwords
      4m 14s
    5. Linking and embedding
      7m 57s
    6. Hiding personal information
      3m 24s
    7. Checking compatibility
      6m 30s
    8. Saving to PDF
      3m 27s
  17. 39m 50s
    1. Creating cross references
      4m 57s
    2. Creating a table of contents
      8m 4s
    3. Creating an index
      5m 8s
    4. Creating footnotes and endnotes
      7m 8s
    5. Using hyperlinks
      8m 46s
    6. Using bookmarks
      5m 47s
  18. 26s
    1. Goodbye

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Word 2008 for Mac Essential Training
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In Word 2008 for Mac Essential Training, instructor David Rivers examines each important feature of this ubiquitous word processing software. David explores the Word 2008 for Mac interface, goes over simple tasks such as creating and saving documents, and delves into advanced editing, formatting, and layout features. He also teaches how to proof documents, use the powerful Mail Merge Manager, and share, print, and collaborate on projects.

Topics include:
  • Understanding the Word 2008 for Mac interface Creating and saving new documents Setting print options and printing Editing and formatting text Formatting paragraphs and pages Proofing documents Using bullets and numbering Creating tables and charts Editing and deleting styles Using the Mail Merge Manager Sharing and collaborating on documents
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Hi and welcome to Microsoft 2008 for the Mac. Word on the Mac like you've never seen it before. In this title we'll explore most of the basic to intermediate concepts of Microsoft Office Word 2008 for the Mac, which I shall refer to as Word from here on in just because it's a mouthful and ah, I'm a little bit lazy. Word, as I'm sure you know by now, is the world's leading word processing application. It can be used to work on a wide variety of documents, from simple letters and memos to very complex documents and publications like newsletters, brochures, manuals and forms.

You're going to find this latest version the most intuitive and the most Mac like version yet. So let's get started.

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