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Word Essential Training (Office 365/Microsoft 365) (2018)

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Get the most out of the Office 365 version of Word. Learn how to create, format, share, and print a wide variety of documents using this multifaceted application.

Learn how to create, edit, format, and share documents with ease using the Office 365 version of Word. Follow along with David Rivers as he shows all the essential features of this powerful tool. This course covers how to edit and format text to create a stylish document with instant purpose; create numbered and bulleted lists; work with columns and tables; add images and shapes to your documents; collaborate on documents with your team; and share documents via OneDrive and email. Plus, discover how to use the proofing tools in Word to check spelling and grammar, get word counts, and more.


  • Make your documents stand out with Office 365 Word
  • What you need to know
1. Get Started
  • Open, close, and read documents
  • Save new documents
  • Use the Tell Me assistant
2. Edit Text
  • Insert new text
  • Rearrange text with cut, copy, and paste
  • Find and replace text
3. Format Text
  • Change font formatting
  • Format text with styles
  • Change text case
4. Work with Paragraph Text
  • Change paragraph alignment
  • Adjust line spacing
  • Keep text together across page breaks
  • Put text into columns
  • Organize text in tables
5. Format Pages
  • Change page layout
  • Use headers, footers, and page numbers
  • Organize a document with sections
6. Create Bulleted and Numbered Lists
  • Create a bulleted list
  • Create a numbered list
  • Edit and format lists
7. Illustrate Your Documents
  • Illustrate with shapes
  • Illustrate with images
  • Adjust photos in a document
8. Proof Your Documents
  • Set proofing and autocorrect options
  • Check spelling and grammar
  • Find synonyms with the thesaurus
9. Share and Collaborate with Others
  • Print your documents
  • Send documents via email
  • Collaborate on documents in the cloud
  • Add password protection to a file
  • Next steps

Taught by

David Rivers

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