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Pages 2 Essential Training
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Pages 2 Essential Training

with Garrick Chow

Video: Welcome

Pages 2, Apple's word processing and page layout program, makes it easy to create professional-looking documents. In Pages 2 Essential Training, Garrick Chow fully explains how to use this iWork '06 application--from opening files to distributing finished documents. He covers the basics of page layout; navigation and design; working with graphic elements such as photos and 3D charts and tables; and drawing free-form curves, shapes, and masks. Garrick also demonstrates how to use Pages' new features, such as its built-in mail merge, reviewer comments, and table calculations. Exercise files accompany this tutorial.
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  1. 43s
    1. Welcome
      43s
  2. 25m 37s
    1. Template tour
      5m 50s
    2. Toolbar overview
      13m 41s
    3. Prepping assets
      6m 6s
  3. 46m 1s
    1. Document setup
      9m 28s
    2. Adding and arranging pages in a document
      2m 36s
    3. Navigating a document
      7m 37s
    4. Viewing and adding document info
      3m 32s
    5. Saving a document
      4m 1s
    6. Word processing essential skills
      11m 46s
    7. Bad habit checklist
      7m 1s
  4. 1h 15m
    1. Character vs. paragraph formatting
      1m 51s
    2. Character formatting (working with fonts)
      10m 41s
    3. Typing special characters
      5m 16s
    4. Paragraph formatting
      8m 18s
    5. Hyphens and ligatures
      5m 58s
    6. Pagination and breaks
      3m 56s
    7. Working with tabs
      13m 55s
    8. Creating lists
      8m 6s
    9. Spell-checking
      6m 29s
    10. Find & Replace
      3m 52s
    11. Auto-correction preferences
      6m 40s
  5. 19m 16s
    1. What are Styles?
      1m 55s
    2. Applying Styles
      6m 0s
    3. Overriding Styles
      2m 33s
    4. Creating Styles
      5m 56s
    5. Importing Styles
      2m 52s
  6. 38m 41s
    1. Working with columns
      6m 18s
    2. Headers and footers
      6m 5s
    3. Auto-entry fields
      8m 22s
    4. Adding section and layout breaks
      8m 25s
    5. Adding footnotes
      3m 43s
    6. Creating a table of contents
      5m 48s
  7. 33m 42s
    1. Template layouts
      5m 10s
    2. Template parts
      11m 1s
    3. Replacing text and images
      11m 15s
    4. Saving a modified template
      6m 16s
  8. 1h 5m
    1. Text boxes
      8m 1s
    2. Wrapping text
      4m 3s
    3. Linking text boxes
      3m 57s
    4. Inline and fixed objects
      4m 17s
    5. Adding images
      8m 17s
    6. Shapes
      8m 37s
    7. Working with objects
      6m 42s
    8. Masking objects
      3m 42s
    9. Master objects
      4m 58s
    10. Adjusting images
      9m 19s
    11. Adding audio and video files
      3m 32s
  9. 41m 30s
    1. About tables
      1m 40s
    2. Inserting tables
      5m 28s
    3. Adding and deleting rows and columns
      8m 37s
    4. Selecting, copying, and moving cells
      7m 4s
    5. Formatting tables
      7m 27s
    6. Table calculations
      11m 14s
  10. 28m 6s
    1. About charts
      1m 11s
    2. Elements of a chart
      4m 35s
    3. Chart types
      6m 11s
    4. Entering chart data
      4m 49s
    5. Formatting charts
      9m 55s
    6. Importing chart data
      1m 25s
  11. 25m 4s
    1. Printing
      4m 4s
    2. Exporting as PDF
      2m 57s
    3. Exporting for MS Word
      2m 2s
    4. Exporting as plain TXT or RTF
      4m 38s
    5. Exporting as HTML
      2m 46s
    6. Mail merging with Address Book
      5m 13s
    7. Reviewer comments
      3m 24s
  12. 12s
    1. Goodbye
      12s

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Pages 2 Essential Training
6h 39m Beginner Aug 18, 2006

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Pages 2, Apple's word processing and page layout program, makes it easy to create professional-looking documents. In Pages 2 Essential Training, Garrick Chow fully explains how to use this iWork '06 application--from opening files to distributing finished documents. He covers the basics of page layout; navigation and design; working with graphic elements such as photos and 3D charts and tables; and drawing free-form curves, shapes, and masks. Garrick also demonstrates how to use Pages' new features, such as its built-in mail merge, reviewer comments, and table calculations. Exercise files accompany this tutorial.

Topics include:
  • Creating and formatting documents
  • Working with text
  • Using style sheets
  • Using and editing templates
  • Working with boxes and objects
  • Building and editing tables
  • Working with charts
  • Distributing and sharing documents
Subjects:
Business Design
Software:
Pages
Author:
Garrick Chow

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