Configuring the Application in Word 2016 for Windows

Word 2016 (Windows)    |    Intermediate
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Every aspect of your Word 2016 for Windows application, from interface and language to input and save options, can be customized. If these default settings aren't enough, you can even install new tools and services via the add-in store.


  • Managing your account & connected services
    Installing & managing add-ins
    Customizing your document view settings
    Customizing the Word 2016 interface
    Adjusting your input options
  • Adjusting the language options
    Adjusting your save options
    Adjusting your print options
    Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
    Customizing the ribbon


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    Word 2016 allows you to connect a number of additional services to your personal account. You can, for example, connect an online storage account such as Box, an image bank, or even your Twitter or LinkedIn account. FREE ACCESS
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    Add-ons are extensions that you can install in order to increase your productivity on Word 2016. Here you will see how to install, deactivate and delete them. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Customizing your document view settings in Word 2016 for Windows
    3m 18s
    Word 2016's advanced options allow you to modify many of the program's display settings. In this video tutorial, you will find out how to change the way your document displays on your computer, but without changing how it will appear when printed. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Customizing the Word 2016 interface in Word 2016 for Windows
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    You can customize your Word 2016 interface in order to make it correspond more closely with your needs. You can choose the color of the interface and select which elements to display, while hiding those which you do not often use. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Adjusting your input options in Word 2016 for Windows
    3m 41s
    If you use Word 2016 a lot, you may find it useful to know how to customize its user and input behavior. You can, for example, switch off the mini toolbar or activate and deactivate the live preview function. This last function is very useful but can sometimes cause slowdown on your device. Switching it off can help to make Word 2016 run more quickly. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Adjusting the language options in Word 2016 for Windows
    4m 52s
    You can further customize Word 2016 by changing the language settings for your text, or even changing the language used for info bubbles. You can also change the language for the whole Office 2016 suite. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Adjusting your save options in Word 2016 for Windows
    3m 39s
    It is extremely important to know how to save your document. In Word 2016, you can adjust the default settings relating to your file format and save location. It is even possible to activate or deactivate the background save feature, allowing you to change how Word 2016 behaves. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Adjusting your print options in Word 2016 for Windows
    4m 13s
    It can be useful to know how to adjust the Word 2016 print options. You can, for example, choose to automatically print your document in draft form, which can be useful if you want to simply annotate it or continue working on it in hard copy form. You can also adjust the scale settings and whether your document is printed in double-sided format. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar in Word 2016 for Windows
    3m 27s
    If you often find yourself going back to the same tools in Word 2016, then you may find it useful to know how to add shortcuts to your Quick Access toolbar. This toolbar, which is accessible from just about every screen in Word 2016, can be used to store shortcuts to a variety of different key tools. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Customizing the ribbon in Word 2016 for Windows
    5m 50s
    The Office ribbon is the most important element in Word 2016. Although it contains many of the tools that you will use to create your document, you can also customize it to add your own tabs and functions. FREE ACCESS


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