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Word 2016 Introduction

Video Description

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic functionality and user interface of Microsoft Word 2016. 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 2016 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 00:00:44
  2. Getting Started with Microsoft Word
    1. Understanding the Word Interface 00:05:16
    2. Using the Backstage View 00:07:21
    3. Opening Documents 00:02:26
    4. Navigating Documents 00:03:41
    5. Viewing Documents 00:04:28
    6. Creating Documents 00:02:46
    7. Entering Text 00:02:04
    8. Selecting Text 00:03:13
    9. Saving Documents 00:03:29
    10. Checking Document Compatability 00:01:47
    11. Converting to an Updated File Format 00:02:13
    12. Saving As a Different File Format 00:01:55
    13. Understanding Document Properties 00:03:00
    14. Using Versions 00:03:47
  3. Editing and Formatting a Word Document
    1. Inserting and Deleting Text 00:01:59
    2. Moving and Copying Text 00:04:01
    3. Using Undo and Redo 00:03:04
    4. Opening and Editing a PDF 00:02:02
    5. Working with Character, Paragraph, and Section Formatting 00:01:38
    6. Working with Basic Character Formatting 00:05:21
    7. Using Specialized Character Formatting 00:06:09
    8. Applying Text Effects and Clearing Formatting 00:03:40
    9. Paragraph Formatting Overview 00:01:57
    10. Changing Paragraph Alignment 00:03:58
    11. Applying Borders and Shading 00:05:44
    12. Setting Indentations 00:04:50
    13. Adjusting Line and Paragraph Spacing 00:02:59
    14. Showing Hidden Characters 00:02:17
    15. Applying Formatting to Multiple Items 00:02:39
    16. Using Format Painter 00:03:20
    17. Using Word Styles 00:03:14
    18. Applying Style Sets and Themes 00:02:29
  4. Working with Lists and Tables
    1. Creating a Bulleted List 00:03:43
    2. Creating a Custom Bullet 00:04:14
    3. Creating a Numbered List 00:03:57
    4. Creating a Multilevel List 00:04:40
    5. Sorting a List or Text Selection 00:02:59
    6. Creating a Table 00:04:52
    7. Selecting Text in a Table 00:02:10
    8. Adding and Deleting Table Rows and Columns 00:04:33
    9. Adjusting Row and Column Width and Height 00:04:17
    10. Merging Cells and Splitting Cells in Tables 00:04:22
    11. Sorting Table Items 00:02:51
    12. Aligning Table Text 00:02:40
    13. Changing Text Direction 00:02:08
    14. Adjusting Table Cell Margins 00:03:21
    15. Adding Styles, Borders, and Shading 00:05:28
    16. Converting Text to Table or a Table to Text 00:02:45
  5. Enhancing Documents
    1. Inserting Blank and Cover Pages 00:02:01
    2. Inserting or Removing a Page or Line Break 00:04:23
    3. Applying Drop Caps 00:03:04
    4. Inserting the Date and Time 00:02:15
    5. Inserting Symbols and Special Characters 00:05:55
    6. Inserting a Picture 00:02:09
    7. Positioning a Picture and Using Text Wrapping 00:02:58
    8. Resizing, Rotating, and Cropping a Picture 00:04:16
    9. Removing a Picture Background 00:02:35
    10. Adjusting Picture Brightness, Sharpness, and Color 00:01:51
    11. Applying Artistic Effects, Borders, and Styles to a Picture 00:04:33
    12. Compressing a Picture for Email or Online Viewing 00:02:10
    13. Replacing a Picture with a Different Image 00:01:29
    14. Adding Watermarks 00:02:40
    15. Applying Page Colors and Borders 00:04:13
  6. Proofing and Viewing Documents
    1. Finding and Replacing Text 00:04:35
    2. Using the Go To Function 00:01:23
    3. Finding and Replacing Formatting and Special Characters 00:04:37
    4. Proofing a Document 00:05:21
    5. Using Thesaurus and Smart LookUp 00:03:15
    6. Working with Translating and Proofing Languages 00:03:55
    7. Viewing a Document in Read Mode 00:03:24
    8. Custom Document Views 00:04:30
  7. Preparing Documents for Publication
    1. Adjusting Document Margins 00:04:14
    2. Adding Headers and Footers 00:03:31
    3. Modifying and Navigating Headers and Footers 00:02:43
    4. Adding Page Numbers, Dates, and Images to Headers and Footers 00:04:32
    5. Changing Page Orientation 00:02:14
    6. Controlling Hyphenation 00:01:59
    7. Creating a PDF or XPS File 00:02:09
    8. Emailing Documents from Word 00:01:10
    9. Printing Documents 00:03:34
  8. Conclusion
    1. Course Recap 00:00:38