Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a blank document and formatting text, part of Office for iPad and iPhone Essential Training (2014).
…To create a new document, from the main screen tap New.…And then on the right, tap New Blank Document.…To begin, simply start typing on the keyboard.…Tap the Return key to move onto a new line.…And now, let's get a nice chunk of text in there.…Let's start formatting text.…I'll start by selecting the text we want to format.…You can select all or define an area.…To select everything, tap and hold on the text, and choose Select All.…You can then copy the text, delete it, paste it, or ignore all those…options all together to do own formatting, which I'll show you in a second.…
To deselect the text, simply tap away from it anywhere on the screen.…To select just a small amount of text, tap and hold, except this time, tap Select.…And now, simply drag over the text you want to select and…you do that by tapping directly on the blue dot and dragging with your finger.…In fact, you can drag down and select more text or as little as you want.…Then, simply let go.…So now that I have some text selected, let's work with that text.…
- Installing Office for iPad
- Exploring the interface
- Creating new documents, spreadsheets, and presentations
- Changing the page layout in Word
- Inserting pictures and charts in Excel
- Adding slide transitions in PowerPoint
- Collaborating in Office for iPad and iPhone
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 11/07/2014. What changed?
A: We added new movies and updated existing ones to include the new Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps for iPhone as well as discuss Dropbox integration. While most of the course was filmed on an iPad, the apps work very similarly on both the iPad and iPhone. Also check out the Office for iPhone First Look course to explore which editing features are available to all users and which require an Office 365 subscription.
Setting Up Your Mobile Office to Work from Anywherewith Jess Stratton2h 8m Appropriate for all
1. Word for iPad
2. Excel for iPad
3. PowerPoint for iPad
4. Outlook for iPad
4. Collaborating with Office for iPad
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