Word 2007 - Foundation

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Word processing is the use of computers to create, revise, and save documents for printing and future retrieval. This course is the first in a series of four Microsoft® Office Word 2007 courses. It will provide you with the concepts required to produce basic business documents.
Students should be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard. You should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on your computer. Specifically, you should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders.
Opening Microsoft Office Word 2007:
What is Microsoft Word 2007?
What’s New in Microsoft Word 2007?
Launching Word
Closing Word
Creating a Document:
Creating a New Document
Typing Text
Deleting Text
The Basics of Selecting Text
Practice Exercise
Doing More With Your Document:
Using Basic Formatting
Using Advanced Formatting
Using Undo and Redo
Removing Formatting
Getting Help in Word:
Opening Help
Using the Help Screen
Searching for Help
Using the Table of Contents
Getting Help in a Dialogue Box
Practice Exercise
The New Interface:
Getting Acquainted
Interface Overview
Using the Status Bar
Using the Mini Toolbar
Using Dialogue Boxes
Using Right-Click Menus
Keyboard Shortcuts
The Quick Access Toolbar:
Using the Toolbar
Adding and Removing Buttons
Moving the Quick Access Toolbar
Using the Options Dialogue to Customize the Toolbar
Ribbons and Chunks:
About Ribbons
About Chunks
About Option Buttons
Minimizing the Ribbon
The Home Ribbon:
The Insert Ribbon:
Header and Footer
The View Ribbon:
Document Views
Advanced Ribbons:
The Page Layout Ribbon
Page Background
Page Setup
The References Ribbon:
Table of Contents
Citations and Bibliography
Table of Authorities
The Mailings Ribbons:
Start Mail Merge
Write and Insert Fields
Preview Results
The Review Ribbon:
Contextual Ribbons:
Equation Tools
SmartArt Tools
Table Tools
Chart Tools
Picture Tools
Creating Documents:
Creating a New Document
Creating a Blank Document
Creating a document from local templates
Creating a Document from online templates
Creating a document from an existing document
Navigating In Your Document:
Navigating Using the Mouse
Navigating Using the Keyboard
Using the Scroll Bars
Using the Go To dialogue
Selecting Text:
Using the Mouse to Select Text
Using the Keyboard to Select Text
Using the Home Ribbon to Select Text
Tips and Tricks
Moving Text:
Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Text
Dragging and Dropping Text
Using the Office Clipboard
Finding Text
Replacing Text
Doing More with Text:
Fonts on the Home Ribbon
Choosing a Font Type
Changing the Font Size
Applying Color and Highlighting
Changing Case
The Font Dialogue:
Opening the Dialogue
Using the Font Tab
Using the Character Spacing Tab
Setting your Default Font
Embedding Fonts
Advanced Text Effects :
Using the Format Painter
Adding Drop Caps
Applying a Quick Style
Aligning Text
Justifying Text
Using Tabs:
Types of Tabs
Using Tabs
Setting Tabs
Moving or Removing Tabs
Paragraph Options :
Aligning a Paragraph
Indenting a Paragraph
Changing Paragraph Spacing
Adding Borders or Shading
Viewing and Printing :
Using Layouts and Views
Web Layout
Print Layout
Reading Layout
Outline View
Full Screen View
Basic Viewing Tools :
Using Minimize, Maximize, and Restore
Using Zoom on the View Ribbon
Using View Controls on the Status Bar
Using Thumbnails
Advanced Viewing Tools:
Using the Document Browser
Using the Document Map
Showing Special Characters
Using the Show/Hide Tools
Using Print Preview :
Opening Print Preview
Using the Print Preview Ribbon
Navigating Print Preview
Print Preview versus Print Layout
Using Page Setup :
Using the Page Setup Chunk
Setting Margins
Changing Paper Size
Changing Orientation
Using the Page Setup Dialogue
Printing a Document :
Print Commands
Using Basic Print Options
Using Advanced Print Options
Modifying Printer Properties
Working with Your Document:
Saving Files
Opening Files
Using the Recent Documents List
Switching Between Open Files
Closing Documents