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MOS 2016 Study Guide for Microsoft Word

Book Description

Advance your everyday proficiency with Word 2016.

And earn the credential that proves it!

Demonstrate your expertise with Microsoft Word! Designed to help you practice and prepare for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): Word 2016 Core certification, this official Study Guide delivers:

  • In-depth preparation for each MOS objective

  • Detailed procedures to help build the skills measured by the exam

  • Hands-on tasks to practice what you’ve learned

  • Practice files and sample solutions

  • Sharpen the skills measured by these objectives:

  • Create and manage documents

  •  Format text, paragraphs, and sections

  • Create tables and lists

  • Create and manage references

  •  Insert and format graphic elements

  • About MOS

    A Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification validates your proficiency with Microsoft Office programs, demonstrating that you can meet globally recognized performance standards. Hands-on experience with the technology is required to successfully pass Microsoft Certification exams.

    Table of Contents

    1. Cover
    2. Title Page
    3. Copyright Page
    4. Contents
    5. Introduction
      1. Who this book is for
      2. How this book is organized
      3. Download the practice files
      4. Ebook edition
      5. Errata, updates, & book support
      6. We want to hear from you
      7. Stay in touch
    6. Taking a Microsoft Office Specialist exam
      1. Microsoft Office Specialist certification
      2. Selecting a certification path
      3. Test-taking tips
      4. Certification benefits
      5. For more information
    7. Exam 77-725. Microsoft Word 2016
      1. Prerequisites
        1. Move around in a document
        2. Select text
        3. Access program commands and options
    8. Objective group 1. Create and manage documents
      1. Objective 1.1: Create documents
        1. Create blank and custom documents from templates
        2. Open a PDF in Word for editing
      2. Objective 1.1 practice tasks
      3. Objective 1.2: Navigate through documents
        1. Search for text
        2. Insert hyperlinks
        3. Create bookmarks
        4. Move to a specific location or object in a document
      4. Objective 1.2 practice tasks
      5. Objective 1.3: Format documents
        1. Modify page setup
        2. Apply document themes
        3. Apply style sets
        4. Insert headers and footers
        5. Insert page numbers
        6. Format page background elements
      6. Objective 1.3 practice tasks
      7. Objective 1.4: Customize document options and views
        1. Change document views
        2. Customize views by using zoom settings
        3. Customize the Quick Access Toolbar
        4. Split the window
        5. Add and modify document properties
        6. Show or hide formatting symbols
      8. Objective 1.4 practice tasks
      9. Objective 1.5: Print and save documents
        1. Modify print settings
        2. Save documents in alternative file formats
        3. Inspect documents for issues
      10. Objective 1.5 practice tasks
    9. Objective group 2. Format text, paragraphs, and sections
      1. Objective 2.1: Insert text and paragraphs
        1. Insert symbols and special characters
        2. Automatically insert text strings
        3. Insert text from another file
        4. Paste content in alternative formats
        5. Replace text
      2. Objective 2.1 practice tasks
      3. Objective 2.2: Format text and paragraphs
        1. Format text
        2. Format paragraphs
        3. Apply built-in styles to text
        4. Create WordArt objects
        5. Clear formatting and styles
      4. Objective 2.2 practice tasks
      5. Objective 2.3: Order and group text and paragraphs
        1. Define document pages and sections
        2. Display content in columns
      6. Objective 2.3 practice tasks
    10. Objective group 3. Create tables and lists
      1. Objective 3.1: Create tables
        1. Create tables from scratch or from text
        2. Apply table styles
      2. Objective 3.1 practice tasks
      3. Objective 3.2: Modify tables
        1. Sort table data
        2. Modify table structure
      4. Objective 3.2 practice tasks
      5. Objective 3.3: Create and modify lists
        1. Create and manage bulleted lists
        2. Create and manage numbered lists
      6. Objective 3.3 practice tasks
    11. Objective group 4. Create and manage references
      1. Objective 4.1: Create and manage reference markers
        1. Create and manage footnotes and endnotes
        2. Create and manage bibliography citation sources
        3. Insert figure and table captions
      2. Objective 4.1 practice tasks
      3. Objective 4.2: Create and manage simple references
        1. Create and manage tables of contents
        2. Create cover pages
      4. Objective 4.2 practice tasks
    12. Objective group 5. Insert and format graphic elements
      1. Objective 5.1: Insert graphic elements
        1. Insert and modify shapes
        2. Insert images
        3. Insert text boxes
      2. Objective 5.1 practice tasks
      3. Objective 5.2: Format graphic elements
        1. Visually format objects
        2. Control the placement of objects within text
        3. Provide alternative text for accessibility
      4. Objective 5.2 practice tasks
      5. Objective 5.3: Insert and format SmartArt graphics
        1. Create and populate SmartArt graphics
        2. Format SmartArt graphics
        3. Modify SmartArt graphic content
      6. Objective 5.3 practice tasks
    13. Index
    14. About the author
      1. Acknowledgments
    15. Survey