Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding electronic forms, part of Word 2007: Forms in Depth.
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With Microsoft Word 2007 you can create beautiful, easy-to-use forms.…With Microsoft Word 2007 you can also create ugly, hard-to-use forms.…Word includes set of tools that we can use to increase the chances that we'll…create beautiful forms rather than ugly, hard-to-use forms.…Part of the power of Word is that it's very, very versatile.…For example, I can just double- click anywhere and type anywhere I wish.…Word will also let me drop a picture anywhere I wish, or SmartArt or…anything else, or a Table;…I simply double- click and enter information.…
With Word you can create all different types of structured documents.…This ability to type anywhere and place items anywhere is really helpful when…we're trying to create event brochures, or blogposts, or if we want to write…some Haiku down the page or create a love letter, or a short story.…Just sit down, and click or double-click, and start typing and you're creating a…document of whatever kind you wish.…Forms on the other hand are not spontaneous events.…
AuthorGini von Courter
Prerequisite Course: Word 2007 Essential Training
- 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
Word 2007: Formatting Long Documentswith David Rivers4h 41m Intermediate
Word 2007: Mail Merge in Depthwith Gini von Courter1h 37m Intermediate
1. Getting to Know Word Forms
Formatting form tables7m 33s
2. Inserting Form Controls to Capture Data
3. Finishing a Form
4. Creating Internal Forms with Building Blocks
5. Creating Controls That Repeat Data
What's next?5m 13s
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