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Word 2013 Introduction

Video Description

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic functionality and user interface of Microsoft Word 2013. In this course, students will learn the basics of saving and opening documents and review the interface. Students will practice text navigation, selection, entry, and various other text formatting and editing commands and features. Additionally, students will work with bulleted and numbered lists, tables, and their various features and options. Students will also work with graphics and the various tools available in Word 2013 to format and edit them. Lastly, this course will cover various options for viewing documents, proofing options for documents, and settings to prepare documents for distribution and publication

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:01:26
  2. Introduction to Microsoft Word
    1. Touring the Word Interface 00:07:00
    2. Understanding the Backstage View 00:07:48
    3. Opening a Document 00:01:25
    4. Navigating a Document 00:03:05
    5. Viewing Documents 00:05:20
    6. Creating a New Document 00:01:18
    7. The Basics of Entering Text 00:03:00
    8. Selecting Text 00:02:28
    9. Saving a Document 00:04:10
    10. Checking a Document for Compatibility with Previous Versions of Word 00:02:22
    11. Using the Convert Option to Save a Document to an Updated File Format 00:02:22
    12. Saving as a Different File Format 00:03:52
    13. Working with Document Properties 00:04:50
    14. Locating Previous Versions and Accessing Unsaved Documents 00:03:44
  3. Editing and Formatting a Word Document
    1. Inserting and Deleting Text 00:01:42
    2. Moving and Copying Text 00:06:25
    3. Using Undo and Redo 00:02:14
    4. Opening and Editing a PDF 00:03:05
    5. Working with Character, Paragraph, and Section Formatting 00:03:36
    6. How to Apply Character Formatting 00:03:26
    7. Changing a Font Color 00:06:08
    8. Applying Bold, Italics, or Underline Formatting 00:03:53
    9. Changing Text Font 00:04:58
    10. Changing the Font Size 00:04:15
    11. Changing Text Case and Capitalization 00:03:03
    12. Applying Special Text Effects 00:05:02
    13. Highlighting Text 00:02:41
    14. Applying Strikethrough, Subscript, or Superscript 00:03:24
    15. Clearing Formatting 00:02:06
    16. Paragraph Formatting Overview 00:03:02
    17. Changing Paragraph Alignment 00:03:23
    18. Applying Borders or Shading to a Paragraph 00:04:58
    19. Decreasing or Increasing Indentation 00:04:42
    20. Adjusting Line and Paragraph Spacing 00:04:33
    21. Showing or Hiding Hidden Characters 00:03:08
    22. Applying Character or Paragraph Formatting to Multiple Items at Once 00:02:26
  4. Using Word Styles 00:02:52
  5. Copying and Applying Formatting Using Format Painter 00:02:28
  6. Applying a Style Set 00:01:33
  7. Applying a Theme 00:04:20
  8. Working with Lists and Tables
    1. Creating a Bulleted List 00:02:52
    2. Converting Existing Text to a Bulleted List 00:02:50
    3. Creating a Custom Bullet 00:03:59
    4. Creating a Numbered List 00:04:27
    5. Converting Existing Text to a Numbered List 00:02:39
    6. Creating a Multi-Level List 00:04:16
    7. Sorting List or Text Selections 00:02:58
    8. Creating a Table 00:04:28
    9. Entering Text in Tables 00:03:32
    10. Selecting and Formatting Text in a Table 00:02:39
    11. Adding and Deleting Table Rows and Columns 00:04:00
    12. Adjusting Row and Column Width and Height 00:02:53
    13. Distributing Tables Rows and Columns Evenly 00:01:25
    14. Merging Table Cells 00:01:39
    15. Splitting Tables and Table Cells 00:03:02
    16. Sorting Table Items 00:02:30
    17. Aligning Table Text 00:02:29
    18. Changing Text Direction in a Table 00:00:56
    19. Adjusting Table Cell Margins 00:02:01
    20. Adding or Removing a Table Style 00:03:28
    21. Applying or Removing Borders in a Table 00:02:17
    22. Applying or Removing Shading in a Table 00:02:05
    23. Creating a Table from Existing Text 00:02:09
    24. Converting Text to a Table 00:01:07
  9. Enhancing Documents
    1. Inserting a Blank Page 00:01:41
    2. Inserting a Cover Page 00:03:16
    3. Inserting or Removing a Page Break 00:03:21
    4. Inserting a Line Break (Soft Return) 00:01:27
    5. Applying Drop Caps 00:03:39
    6. Inserting the Date and Time 00:02:37
    7. Inserting Symbols and Special Characters 00:05:12
    8. Inserting a Picture 00:03:18
    9. Positioning a Picture and Using Text Wrapping 00:03:23
    10. Resizing or Rotating a Picture 00:02:37
    11. Cropping a Picture 00:02:29
    12. Removing a Picture Background 00:03:15
    13. Adjusting Picture Sharpness or Brightness 00:03:15
    14. Applying Artistic Effects to a Picture 00:01:30
    15. Compressing a Picture for E-Mail or Online Viewing 00:01:52
    16. Applying a Border to a Picture 00:03:03
    17. Applying Picture Effects to an Image 00:03:19
    18. Applying a Picture Style 00:01:21
    19. Replacing a Picture with a Different Image 00:02:26
    20. Removing Formatting from a Picture 00:02:23
    21. Inserting or Removing a Watermark 00:01:54
    22. Creating a Custom Watermark 00:03:55
    23. Applying Color to a Page 00:01:20
    24. Applying a Page Border 00:04:17
    25. Printing Page Background Color 00:01:16
  10. Proofing and Viewing Documents
    1. Finding and Replacing Text 00:04:42
    2. Using the Go To Function 00:01:41
    3. Finding and Replacing Formatting 00:03:26
    4. Finding and Replacing Special Characters 00:01:40
    5. Using the Navigation Pane to Search a Document 00:01:43
    6. Proofing with Spelling and Grammer Check 00:04:43
    7. Using the Thesaurus 00:02:06
    8. Finding the Word Count 00:01:30
    9. Translating Specific Text to Another Language 00:02:51
    10. Changing the Proofing Language for a Document 00:00:54
    11. Using Zoom Options and Viewing Multiple Pages 00:02:02
    12. Viewing a Document in Read Mode 00:03:02
    13. Creating a Split Window View of a Document 00:01:34
    14. Viewing the Same Document in Multiple Windows 00:01:43
    15. Viewing Multiple Documents at Once 00:01:35
  11. Preparing Documents for Publication
    1. Adjusting Document Margins 00:02:52
    2. Adding Footers 00:03:17
    3. Adding Headers 00:03:27
    4. Modifying and Navigating Headers and Footers 00:01:54
    5. Adding Page Numbers to Headers or Footers 00:02:05
    6. Adding Date and Time Information to Headers or Footers 00:01:43
    7. Adding an Image to a Header or Footer 00:01:50
    8. Changing Page Orientation 00:01:25
    9. Controlling Hyphenation 00:01:13
    10. Creating a PDF or XPS File From a Document 00:02:44
    11. Emailing a Document Directly from the Word Application 00:02:15
    12. Printing Documents 00:03:39
  12. Conclusion
    1. Course Recap 00:02:08