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Office Home and Student 2010 All-in-One For Dummies



Office Home and Student 2010 All-in-One For Dummies

Peter Weverka

ISBN: 978-0-470-94882-8 September 2010 672 Pages


One-stop shopping for all the essentials of Office Home & Student 2010

The Home & Student version of Microsoft Office is ideal for anyone who needs the essential Office applications and can do without tools like Access and Outlook. The version includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Each minibook offers straightforward advice, helpful projects, and real-world examples that target the home and student audiences. You’ll benefit from instructions for creating a resume in Word, establishing a home budget in Excel, jazzing up a school presentation with PowerPoint, and taking notes in OneNote.

  • Targets home and school users of Office 2010, who primarily need and use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote
  • Demonstrates common, everyday projects, such as creating a cover letter in Word and creating reusable templates in Excel
  • Walks you through spiffing up a school presentation with PowerPoint
  • Offers straightforward instructions for taking notes in OneNote
  • Reviews common Office 2010 tools and details the basics of the Office ribbon

Office Home & Student 2010 All-in-One For Dummies is your fun and friendly guide to the essentials of Office 2010!


Book I: Common Office Tools.

Chapter 1: Offi ce Nuts and Bolts.

Chapter 2: Wrestling with the Text.

Chapter 3: Speed Techniques Worth Knowing About.

Chapter 4: Taking Advantage of the Proofi ng Tools.

Chapter 5: Creating a Table.

Chapter 6: Creating a Chart.

Chapter 7: Making a SmartArt Diagram.

Chapter 8: Drawing and Manipulating Lines, Shapes, and Other Objects.

Book II: Word.

Chapter 1: Speed Techniques for Using Word.

Chapter 2: Laying Out Text and Pages.

Chapter 3: Word Styles.

Chapter 4: Desktop Publishing with Word.

Chapter 5: Getting Word’s Help with Offi ce Chores.

Chapter 6: Tools for Reports and Scholarly Papers.

Book III: PowerPoint.

Chapter 1: Getting Started in PowerPoint.

Chapter 2: Fashioning a Look for Your Presentation.

Chapter 3: Entering the Text.

Chapter 4: Making Your Presentations Livelier.

Chapter 5: Delivering a Presentation.

Book IV: Excel.

Chapter 1: Up and Running with Excel.

Chapter 2: Refi ning Your Worksheet.

Chapter 3: Formulas and Functions for Crunching Numbers.

Chapter 4: Making a Worksheet Easier to Read and Understand.

Chapter 5: Analyzing Data.

Book V: OneNote.

Chapter 1: Up and Running with OneNote.

Chapter 2: Taking Notes.

Chapter 3: Finding and Organizing Your Notes.

Book VI: Office 2010: One Step Beyond.

Chapter 1: Customizing an Offi ce Program.

Chapter 2: Ways of Distributing Your Work.

Chapter 3: Handling Graphics.

Chapter 4: Decorating Files with Clip Art.

Chapter 5: Automating Tasks with Macros.

Chapter 6: Linking and Embedding in Compound Files.

Chapter 7: Offi ce Web Apps.