Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Saving a document as a template, part of Word 2010: Forms.
We've created our pledge form in Microsoft Word 2010, we've taken the steps…necessary to protect it, so that when a user clicks they are only seeing fields.…They can't click in places that we haven't place content controls.…And now, it's time to save our document as a template.…If I take this document right now, and fill it in and save it, I'll have a form…that was used only once.…If I want to be able to use this form over and over and over again, have…different people use it, post it in up shared folder where different people…can access it,…then it's important that I save it as a template rather than as a regular document.…
A template which each time a user opens it will retain it's original form and…simply give them a copy to work with, keeping this pledge form in pristine…shape for the future.…So we are ready to go.…We're simply going to go to File > Save As and in the Save As dialog box we are…going to choose Word Template.…Now unlike Excel and PowerPoint and even prior versions of Word, Word doesn't…
AuthorGini von Courter
Prerequisite Course: Word 2010 Essential Training
- Setting up a form
- Customizing pre-built Microsoft.com templates
- Inserting content controls
- Saving a form as a template
- Troubleshooting form issues
- Understanding Building Blocks
- Creating a schema using the Content Control Toolkit
Skill Level Intermediate
Web Form Design Best Practiceswith Luke Wroblewski3h 46m Appropriate for all
1. Getting to Know Word Forms
2. Inserting Form Controls to Capture Data
3. Finishing a Form
4. Creating Internal Forms with Building Blocks
5. Creating Controls That Repeat Data
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