Word 2013 Absolute Beginner's Guide

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2013-06-30
  • Publisher: Que Pub
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Make the most of Word2013 -- without becoming a technical expert! Word 2013 Absolute Beginner's Guideis the fastest way to get comfortable and productive with the newest version of Word, use its powerful new tools, and extend it to the web and the latest mobile devices. Whether you're new to Wordor you're one of the millions who've used previous versions, this practical, approachable book will show you how to do exactly what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. World-renowned Wordtutorial author Sherry Kinkoph Gunter reveals Word2013's power, helps you quickly master and customize its updated interface, and covers everything you need to know to create, edit, format, build, review, and share documents. You'll find easy, practical coverage of new Word features and techniques, including: * Using New Live Layout and alignment grids * Running Word from Windows RT/Windows 8 tablets and the web * Inserting Web pictures and video into documents * Editing PDF files * Saving documents to SkyDrive cloud storage * Using Word's simplified new markup tools * Taking advantage of Word's improved Reading Mode * And much more

Author Biography

Sherry Kinkoph Gunter has written and edited oodles of books over the past 20 years covering a wide variety of computer topics, including Microsoft Office programs, digital photography, and web applications. Recent titles include Sam’s Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes and Microsoft Office for Mac Bible. Sherrybegan writing computer books back in 1992 for Macmillan, and her flexible writing style has allowed her to author for a varied assortment of imprints and formats. Her ongoing quest is to aid users of all levels in the mastering of everchanging computer technologies, helping users make sense of it all and get the most out of their machines and online experiences. Sherry currently resides in a swamp in the wilds of east central Indiana with a lovable ogre and a menagerie of interesting creatures.

Table of Contents

Part 1. Word Basics

1. Getting to Know Microsoft Word

2. Basic Word Operations

3. Setting Up Accounts and Services


Part 2. Building Documents

4. Document Basics

5. Template Basics

6. Adding Text


Part 3. Formatting

7. Formatting Text

8. Formatting Paragraphs

9. Formatting Pages

10. Adding Advanced Formatting


Part 4. Adding Tables and Charts

11. Adding Tables

12. Editing Tables

13. Adding Charts and Diagrams


Part 5. Using Proofreading and Printing Tools

14. Using Proofreading Tools

15. Printing Documents


Part 6. Working with Long Documents

16. Tools for Longer Documents


Part 7. Reviewing, Collaborating, and Online Sharing

17. Collaborating, Reviewing and Sharing Documents

18. Using Word on the Internet


Part 8. Adding Visual Impact

19. Adding Graphics

20. Editing Graphics

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