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Microsoft Office XP

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ISBN-10: 0763814741

ISBN-13: 9780763814748

Edition: 1st 2002 (Brief Edition)

Authors: Nita H. Rutkosky, Denise Seguin

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This text presents Office XP features in a visual, project-based manner. Coverage of each topic begins with an introduction, continues with one or two short paragraphs, and finishes with a hands-on computer project with step-by-step instructions. Topics and projects are presented in two-page (and sometimes four-page) spreads so that students can easily use the book at the computer. Each project is illustrated with several screen captures. Learning features include skill reviews, summaries, and activities. Rutkosky is affiliated with Pierce College at Puyallup. Seguin is affiliated with Fanshawe College. The book is bound with plastic spiral binding. c. Book News Inc.
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List price: $34.95
Edition: 1st
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: EMC/Paradigm Publishing
Binding: CD-ROM 
Size: 8.75" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

Welcomep. vi
Overview of Office XPp. vii
Windows 2000
Exploring Windows 2000p. 3
Exploring the Windows 2000 Desktopp. 4
Opening and Manipulating Windowsp. 8
Exploring the Taskbarp. 10
Features Summaryp. 14
Procedures Checkp. 14
Skills Reviewp. 15
Performance Plusp. 16
Internet Explorer 5.5
Browsing the Internet Using Internet Explorer 5.5p. 3
Browsing the Internet Using Internet Explorerp. 4
Navigating Using Hyperlinksp. 6
Searching for Specific Sitesp. 8
Completing Advanced Searches for Specific Sitesp. 10
Downloading Images, Text, and Web Pages from the Internetp. 12
Features Summaryp. 14
Procedures Checkp. 14
Skills Reviewp. 15
Performance Plusp. 16
Word 2002
Creating and Editing a Documentp. 3
Completing the Word Processing Cyclep. 4
Moving the Insertion Point; Inserting, Replacing, and Deleting Textp. 6
Scrolling and Navigating in a Documentp. 8
Selecting and Deleting Text; Using Undo and Redop. 10
Checking the Spelling and Grammar in a Documentp. 12
Using AutoCorrect and the Thesaurusp. 16
Using the Help Feature; Highlighting Textp. 18
Previewing and Printing a Documentp. 20
Inserting the Date and Time; Closing a Documentp. 22
Creating a Document Using a Templatep. 24
Managing Documentsp. 26
Features Summaryp. 28
Procedures Checkp. 28
Skills Reviewp. 29
Performance Plusp. 31
Formatting Characters and Paragraphsp. 33
Applying Fonts and Font Effects Using the Formatting Toolbarp. 34
Changing the Font at the Font Dialog Box; Using the Format Painterp. 36
Applying Effects Using the Font Dialog Box; Repeating a Commandp. 38
Aligning Text in Paragraphsp. 40
Indenting Textp. 42
Changing Line and Paragraph Spacingp. 44
Inserting Bullets and Numberingp. 46
Inserting Symbolsp. 48
Setting Tabsp. 50
Setting Tabs with Leadersp. 52
Adding Borders and Shadingp. 54
Applying Styles and Creating an Outline-Style Numbered Listp. 56
Formatting and Enhancing a Documentp. 65
Finding and Replacing Textp. 66
Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Text; Using Paste Specialp. 68
Using the Clipboard Task Panep. 70
Inserting a Page Break; Inserting and Modifying Page Numbersp. 72
Changing Margins and Page Orientationp. 74
Changing Views; Using Click and Type; Vertically Aligning Textp. 76
Inserting, Sizing, and Moving Images in a Documentp. 78
Inserting, Sizing, and Moving WordArt in a Documentp. 82
Using the Drawing Toolbarp. 84
Preparing an Envelopep. 86
Preparing Labelsp. 88
Excel 2002
Analyzing Data Using Excelp. 3
Completing the Excel Worksheet Cyclep. 4
Entering Labels and Values; Using the Fill Handlep. 8
Performing Calculations Using Formulasp. 12
Using AutoSump. 14
Copying Relative Formulasp. 16
Testing the Worksheet; Improving the Appearance of Cellsp. 18
Using Helpp. 22
Previewing, Printing, and Closing a Workbookp. 24
Navigating a Worksheetp. 26
Features Summaryp. 28
Procedures Checkp. 28
Skills Reviewp. 29
Performance Plusp. 31
Editing and Formatting Worksheetsp. 33
Editing and Clearing Cells; Performing a Spell Checkp. 34
Inserting and Deleting Cells; Using Undo and Redop. 36
Inserting, Deleting, Hiding, and Unhiding Columns and Rowsp. 38
Moving and Copying Cellsp. 40
Adjusting Column Width and Row Heightp. 42
Freezing and Unfreezing Panes; Changing the Zoomp. 44
Changing the Font, Size, Style, and Color of Cellsp. 46
Formatting Numeric Cells; Adjusting Decimal Placesp. 48
Changing the Alignment and Indentation of Cellsp. 50
Adding Borders and Shading; Autoformattingp. 52
Using Find and Replacep. 56
Using Functions, Setting Print Options, and Adding Visual Elementsp. 65
Using Statistical Functions AVERAGE, MAX, and MINp. 66
Using Date Functions NOW and DATEp. 68
Using Financial Function PMTp. 70
Using Logical Function IFp. 72
Changing Margins; Centering a Worksheet on the Pagep. 74
Inserting Headers and Footersp. 76
Printing Headings and Gridlines; Scaling a Worksheetp. 78
Creating a Chartp. 80
Modifying a Chartp. 84
Inserting Picturesp. 86
Drawing Arrows and Text Boxesp. 88
Access 2002
Maintaining Data in Access Tablesp. 3
Exploring Database Objectsp. 4
Adjusting Column Width; Navigating in Datasheet Viewp. 8
Finding and Editing Recordsp. 10
Adding Records in Datasheet Viewp. 12
Adding Records in Form Viewp. 14
Deleting Records in Datasheet Viewp. 16
Sorting Recordsp. 18
Previewing and Printingp. 20
Formatting the Datasheetp. 22
Using Helpp. 24
Compacting and Repairing a Databasep. 26
Features Summaryp. 28
Procedures Checkp. 28
Skills Reviewp. 29
Performance Plusp. 30
Creating Tables and Relationshipsp. 33
Creating a Table in Design Viewp. 34
Using the Lookup Wizardp. 38
Using the Input Mask Wizardp. 40
Validating Field Entriesp. 44
Modifying Field Size and Default Valuep. 46
Creating a Table Using the Table Wizardp. 48
Creating Relationshipsp. 50
Creating a Form Using AutoFormp. 52
Creating a New Database Using a Wizardp. 54
Creating Queries, Forms, and Reportsp. 65
Creating a Query in Design Viewp. 66
Using the Simple Query Wizardp. 68
Extracting Records Using Criteria Statementsp. 70
Performing Calculations in a Queryp. 72
Creating a Parameter Queryp. 74
Creating a Form Using the Form Wizardp. 76
Modifying Controls in a Formp. 80
Adding Controls to a Formp. 82
Creating, Previewing, and Printing a Reportp. 84
Resizing Controls in a Reportp. 88
Powerpoint 2002
Preparing a Presentationp. 3
Completing the Presentation Cyclep. 4
Choosing a Design Template, Creating Slides, and Closing a Presentationp. 8
Opening, Navigating, and Inserting Slides in a Presentationp. 12
Changing Views; Choosing a Slide Layoutp. 14
Changing the Slide Layout; Selecting and Moving a Placeholderp. 16
Using Help; Checking Spellingp. 18
Running a Presentationp. 20
Using the Pen When Running a Presentationp. 22
Adding Transition and Soundp. 24
Printing and Previewing a Presentationp. 26
Features Summaryp. 28
Procedures Checkp. 28
Skills Reviewp. 29
Performance Plusp. 30
Editing Slides and Slide Elementsp. 33
Rearranging and Deleting Slidesp. 34
Increasing and Decreasing Indentsp. 36
Selecting, Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Textp. 38
Applying Font Effects Using the Formatting Toolbarp. 40
Changing the Font Using Buttons on the Formatting Toolbarp. 42
Changing the Font at the Font Dialog Box; Replacing Fontsp. 44
Formatting with Format Painterp. 46
Changing Alignment and Line and Character Spacingp. 48
Changing the Slide Design and Color Schemep. 50
Inserting, Sizing, and Moving an Imagep. 52
Inserting and Recoloring Clip Art Imagesp. 54
Applying an Animation Schemep. 56
Integrated Programs
Integrating Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPointp. 1
Exporting Access Data to Excelp. 2
Exporting an Access Report to Wordp. 4
Importing Data to a New Tablep. 6
Exporting a PowerPoint Presentation to Wordp. 8
Exporting a Word Outline to a PowerPoint Presentationp. 10
Linking an Excel Chart with a Word Document and a PowerPoint Presentationp. 12
Editing a Linked Objectp. 14
Embedding and Editing a Word Table in a PowerPoint Slidep. 16
Linking Data to a New Table and Editing Linked Datap. 18
Embedding an Excel Worksheet into a Word Documentp. 22
Editing an Embedded Worksheetp. 24
Skills Reviewp. 26
Indexp. 29
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