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Creating a Bibliography

Bibliographies are key to many professionally created documents. This module gives participants a look at how to: insert citations, manage sources, choose a citation style, insert a bibliography, and update a bibliography.

  • Inserting citations
  • Managing sources
  • Choosing a style
  • Inserting a bibliography
  • Updating a bibliography

Creating References to Other Documents

If you’re referencing other documents in your work, it’s a good idea to provide links to those documents as well. Participants will learn in this module about: linking to another document, creating and working with a master document, creating and working with subdocuments, and how to manage subdocuments.

  • Linking to another document
  • Creating and working with master document
  • Creating and working with subdocumetns
  • Managing subdocuments

Creating XML Forms

Forms are very handy for use in several types of documents and creating them in Word 2013 is easy. Participants will get a good grasp on XML forms in this module while looking at how to: create a form, insert controls, modify control properties, group controls, protect forms, and how to distribute forms.

  • Creating a form
  • Inserting controls
  • Modifying control properties
  • Grouping controls
  • Protecting a form
  • Distributng a form

Blogging with Word

Blogs get more popular every day as a medium for distributing your message to the world. Blogging with Word 2013 is very easy and is covered in depth here. This module provides participants with tips on how to: create a blog post, use blogging tools, configure a blog account, and publish a blog post.

  • Creating a blog post
  • Using blogging tools
  • Configuring a blog account
  • Publishing a blog post

Embedding Objects in a Word Document

This module allows participants to make use of Word’s ability to create cohesive documents with files from other applications. Covered in this module is how to: add text from a file, create a new object, create an object from a file, and how to link objects to a Word document.

  • Adding text froma file
  • Creating a new object
  • Creating an object from a file
  • Linking objects to a Word document

Working with Sections

Sections are a good way to deal with organization and modifications within a document. This module looks at how to: insert section breaks, customize page setup for each section, navigate through sections, and delete sections.

  • Inserting section breaks
  • Customizing page setup for each section
  • Navigating through sections
  • Deleting sections

Using Building Blocks and Quick Parts

Quick Parts offer lots of pre-made content that can be quickly and easily inserted into a document. In this module participants are given a look at how to: insert Quick Parts, use the Building Blocks Organizer, and save Quick Parts.

  • Inserting quick parts
  • Using the building blocks organizer
  • Saving quick parts

Changing Your Styles

Styles are vital for ease of use in documents that require similar formatting. Participants learn how change a style set, change a color scheme, change a font scheme, and make those changes permanent in this module.

  • Changing a style set
  • Change the colour scheme
  • Changing the font scheme
  • Making changes permanent

Doing More with Styles

Taking a look at styles is the focus of this module. Here is presented how to: create new styles from existing text, create new styles using the Task pane, modify the Quick Style gallery, use the Style Inspector, and manage your styles.

  • Creating styles from existing text
  • Creating styles using the task pane
  • Modifying the quick style gallery
  • Using the style inspector
  • Managing styles

Working with SmartArt

SmartArt adds life to documents and can be easily manipulated along the way. This module will show participants how to: add SmartArt, add text, add photos, move and resize SmartArt, and delete SmartArt.

  • Adding SmartArt
  • Adding text
  • Adding photos
  • Moving and resizing SmartArt
  • Deleting SmartArt

Working with Equations

Equations can add another dimension to any document and is a useful feature of Word 2013. This module looks at how to: insert built-in equations, modify equations, create a custom equation, and save an equation to the gallery.

  • Inserting built-in equations
  • Modifying equations
  • Creating a custom equation
  • Saving an equation to the gallery

Advanced Macro Tasks

Macros save time and effort in the creation of a document and are very useful for repetitive tasks. This module gives insight into how to: copy a macro from a template, assign a macro to a keystroke, assign a macro to the Quick Access toolbar, and how to choose a macro name.

  • Copying a macro from a template
  • Assigning a macro to a keystroke
  • Assigning a macro to the Quick Access Toolbar
  • About macro names

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