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Word 2007 For Dummies

Word 2007 For Dummies

Dan Gookin

ISBN: 978-1-118-04387-5

Feb 2011

432 pages

$14.99

Description

  • Dan Gookin's For Dummies guides to Word have consistently led the pack, selling more than 1.7 million copies in previous editions
  • The author's irreverent sense of humor and crystal-clear prose make getting up to speed on Word a snap
  • Thoroughly updated to cover Word's new interface, new file format options, and new collaboration and connectivity features
  • An essential resource for everyone who wants to hit the ground running with Word 2007 and make the most of all the new features

Introduction 1

Part I: Hello, Word! 9

Chapter 1: Word Hokey-Pokey 11

Chapter 2: Making Friends with the Keyboard 25

Chapter 3: A Quick Guide to Word (For the Impatient) 35

Part II: Word Processing Basics 45

Chapter 4: Moving Around a Document Hither, Thither, and Yon 47

Chapter 5: Editing Text 55

Chapter 6: Find and Replace 65

Chapter 7: Text Blocks, Stumbling Blocks, Writer’s Blocks 79

Chapter 8: Proofing Your Document (Spelling and Grammar) 95

Chapter 9: Documents and Files 111

Chapter 10: The Printer, the Paper, the Document Maker 125

Part III: Formatting 137

Chapter 11: Formatting Text 139

Chapter 12: Formatting Paragraphs 153

Chapter 13: Setting Tabs 167

Chapter 14: Formatting Pages 183

Chapter 15: Formatting Documents 197

Chapter 16: The Styles of Word 211

Chapter 17: Themes and Templates 227

Chapter 18: Misc. Formatting Stuff 239

Part IV: Making Your Document All Fancy-Schmancy 251

Chapter 19: Borders, Boxes, and Background Color 253

Chapter 20: Turning the Tables 261

Chapter 21: Carousing with Columns 273

Chapter 22: I Love Lists 279

Chapter 23: Going Graphical 289

Chapter 24: Stick This in Your Document 301

Part V: What Else Is Left? 309

Chapter 25: Multiple Documents, Multiple Windows, Multiple Formats, Multiple Madness 311

Chapter 26: Other Ways of Viewing a Document 321

Chapter 27: Working This Out Together 331

Chapter 28: Merrily We Mail Merge 339

Chapter 29: Labels of Love 351

Chapter 30: Customizing Word 357

Part VI: The Part of Tens 365

Chapter 31: The Ten Commandments of Word 367

Chapter 32: Ten Cool Tricks 371

Chapter 33: Ten Odd Things 379

Chapter 34: Ten Avuncular Suggestions 385

Index 389