Formatting objects in a document will be essential for anybody using Office 2016. Writing text, inputting numbers into cells, and adding objects to slides work very similarly in Office compared to Google Apps. But, modifying and formatting the text and objects in your documents works very differently. Explore options for formatting text, formatting paragraphs, formatting page layout, and more in this video.
- [Instructor] Simply typing text in a document…or data in a spreadsheet or adding a text box…to a slide presentation all work pretty much the same…in the Office apps as they do in the Google apps,…but the formatting tools are generally different.…So let's start here in Word…and I've got this document open with a bunch of recipes,…and let's say I want to change the formatting…of some of this text.…And it mostly works as you would probably expect.…I would start by selecting the text that I want to change,…so I'm going to drag across this paragraph to select it.…Then I want to go into the ribbons up at the top,…specifically I want to be in the Home ribbon.…
And here I have some controls for changing the formatting…of my font.…I might want to change the size,…or change which font I'm using.…I could make it bold, italics,…and underlined and so on.…And this looks very similar…to what you would do in Google Docs,…but remember we're not looking at a toolbar…in Microsoft Word.…We're looking at the ribbon.…And specifically, we're in the Home ribbon.…
This course is intended for end users of Office 365 Business or Enterprise, not Office 365 Home or Student users.
- Understanding the types of Office 365 accounts
- Managing collaborative conversations with Teams
- Working in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook
- Touring the interface in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
- Working with formatting tools
- Co-authoring documents from OneDrive or SharePoint
- Sharing files and co-authoring in Skype for Business