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Microsoft® Office 2007 On Demand

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How to Use

•        Office: Organize information and add impact with clip art, SmartArt diagrams, tables, and charts with a new results-oriented interface

•        Word: Create great-looking documents faster using themes, styles, and templates

•        Excel: Use organizing, processing, and presenting tools to create data in Excel

•        PowerPoint: Create powerful presentations faster using ready-made design templates and themes

•        Outlook: Use tools for creating and managing your e-mail, calendar, contacts, and tasks

•        Publisher: Use task panes to quickly create a brochure or a newsletter without being a designer

•        SharePoint: Collaborate and share documents and information

•        Prepare for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist exam

•        Practice your new skills with the useful workshops inside

On the Web

This book uses real-world examples to give you a context in which to use a task. This book also includes  workshops to help you put together individual tasks into projects. The Office example files that you need for project tasks are available at www.perspection.com

Perspection has written and produced books on a variety of computer software—including Microsoft Office 2003 and XP, Microsoft Windows XP, Apple Mac OS X Panther, Adobe Photoshop CS2, Macromedia Flash 8, Macromedia Director MX, and Macromedia Fireworks—and Web publishing. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve Johnson founded Perspection, Inc. Perspection is committed to providing information and training to help people use software more effectively. Perspection has written more than 80 computer books, and sold more than 5 million copies.

Includes MCAS Exam Objectives!

This courseware meets the objectives for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS). Upon completion of this courseware, you may be prepared to take the exam for MCAS qualification. To learn more about becoming a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist, visit www.microsoft.com.

Chapter 1    Getting Started with Office         1

Chapter 2    Using Shared Office Tools 33

Chapter 3    Adding Art to Office Documents 57

Chapter 4    Adding Shapes to Office Documents    93

Chapter 5    Formatting Office Documents    115

Chapter 6    Creating a Document with Word          131

Chapter 7    Formatting a Document with Word      153

Chapter 8    Enhancing a Document with Word       173

Chapter 9    Creating a Worksheet with Excel         211

Chapter 10  Building a Worksheet with Excel 239

Chapter 11  Designing a Worksheet with Excel        281

Chapter 12  Creating a Presentation with PowerPoint       305

Chapter 13  Delivering a Presentation with PowerPoint      343

Chapter 14  Creating a Database with Access         375

Chapter 15  Locating and Managing Data with Access       405

Chapter 16  Presenting Data with Access      423

Chapter 17  Communication with Outlook     447

Chapter 18  Managing Information with Outlook     489

Chapter 19  Creating a Publication with Publisher     519

Chapter 20  Designing a Publication with Publisher   537

Chapter 21  Publishing Office Documents on the Web       557

Chapter 22  Protecting and Securing Office Documents     575

Chapter 23  Reviewing and Sharing Office Documents       605

Chapter 24  Expanding Office Functionality    647

New Features        673

Microsoft Certified Applications Specialist       683