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Office 2011 for Mac All-in-One For Dummies

Office 2011 for Mac All-in-One For Dummies

Geetesh Bajaj, James Gordon

ISBN: 978-0-470-90371-1 March 2011 840 Pages


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Get up to speed on the revolutionary changes in Office for the Mac

The 2011 version of the Microsoft Office productivity suite for the Mac sports major changes from what Mac users are accustomed to. This soup-to-nuts guide gets the Mac crowd up to date quickly and easily. Individual minibooks thoroughly cover the Project Gallery, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook (new for Mac), and the Project Center. You’ll learn how the new Office integrates with the Windows version, how to use and customize the new Ribbon interface, and much more.

  • Office for Mac is the most popular office productivity suite for the Mac, used by 1.5 to 2 million people
  • The new version includes new features such as the Ribbon interface, Outlook (which replaces Entourage), and greater integration with the Windows version
  • Covers everything you’ll want to know about the Project Gallery, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and the Project Center

With Office 2011 for Mac All-in-One For Dummies, you’ll be ready to use the newest version of Office like a pro.


Book I: Introducing Office 2011.

Chapter 1: Going Over the Preliminaries.

Chapter 2: Interfacing with Office.

Chapter 3: Traversing the Toolbox.

Chapter 4: Working with Files.

Chapter 5: Getting SmartArt.

Chapter 6: Selecting and Formatting.

Chapter 7: Formatting Pictures.

Chapter 8: Inserting Media.

Chapter 9: Fancy Text Boxes.

Chapter 10: Common Tools That Make Life Easier.

Chapter 11: Making Great Tables.

Chapter 12: Using VBA.

Book II: Word 2011.

Chapter 1: Exploring Word's Interface.

Chapter 2: An Open and Shut Case.

Chapter 3: Formatting and Typography.

Chapter 4: Working with Document Layout.

Chapter 5: Collaborating on and Proofi ng Documents.

Chapter 6: Making Great Tables and Charts.

Chapter 7: Saving Time in Word.

Chapter 8: Advanced Word Stuff.

Chapter 9: Printing for Posterity.

Chapter 10: Managing a Mail Merge.

Book III: Excel 2011.

Chapter 1: Working Every Day in Excel.

Chapter 2: Opening and Saving Files in Excel.

Chapter 3: Getting into Cells and Worksheets.

Chapter 4: Formatting and Conditional Formatting.

Chapter 5: Making, Formatting, and Filtering a Table.

Chapter 6: Making Charts.

Chapter 7: Controlling Excel.

Chapter 8: Delving Deeper into Data.

Chapter 9: Sharing and Collaborating.

Chapter 10: Making Forms in Excel.

Chapter 11: Printing in Excel.

Book IV: PowerPoint 2011.

Chapter 1: Profi ling PowerPoint's Interface.

Chapter 2: Opening and Saving a Presentation.

Chapter 3: Feeling at Home on the Ribbon.

Chapter 4: Adding Audio and Movies.

Chapter 5: Designing Masters, Slide Layouts, and Themes.

Chapter 6: Applying Animation.

Chapter 7: Delivering Your Presentation.

Chapter 8: Printing, Sharing, and Coauthoring Presentations.

Book V: Outlook 2011.

Chapter 1: Upgrading to Microsoft Outlook.

Chapter 2: Using Common Outlook Tools.

Chapter 3: Mastering Mail.

Chapter 4: Crafting Your Calendar.

Chapter 5: Keeping Up with Contacts.

Chapter 6: Keeping Track of Your Day.


Bonus Content