Editing Documents in Word 2010 for Windows

Word 2010 (Windows)    |    Beginner
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Word 2010 provides a substantial number of methods and tools for editing documents. Discover how to work with text, use spelling and grammar tools, AutoCorrect and AutoText, and adjust the properties of documents.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Inserting text
    Inserting text more efficiently
    Inserting a text box
    Inserting special characters
    Adding to your document properties
    Selecting text manually
    Selecting text automatically
    Cutting, copying & pasting in Word 2010
  • Moving text
    Using Word 2010's paste options
    Using the AutoText function
    Undoing & redoing your actions
    Using AutoCorrect
    Configuring the AutoCorrect settings
    Using spell check
    Configuring the spell check tool

IN THIS COURSE

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    1.  Inserting text in Word 2010 for Windows
    3m 14s
    If you are going to use a word processor program, you're going to need to know how to input text. You can use the keyboard to insert your text, move along the line and create new lines, as well as delete any text that… FREE ACCESS
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    2.  Inserting text more efficiently in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 48s
    Word 2010 features a variety of different ways of inserting text more quickly. You can use the overtype mode to replace existing text passages, activate the Click & Type mode to insert text anywhere in your document,… FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Inserting a text box in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 2s
    Text boxes are text zones that can be used to create distinct sections for paragraphs and titles within your Word 2010 document. These boxes can be edited, formatted and arranged as separate objects, and are highly… FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Inserting special characters in Word 2010 for Windows
    4m 55s
    If you want to insert a text character or symbol that cannot be found on your keyboard, you are going to need to use Word 2010's special characters menu. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Adding to your document properties in Word 2010 for Windows
    6m 1s
    Data fields can be used to insert information automatically into your Word 2010 document. You can, for example, insert your document's word count, author details, and even file name and file size. You can also adjust… FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Selecting text manually in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 2s
    Before making any changes to your text in Word 2010, you need to select it. There are a number of simple ways of selecting your text in preparation for any formatting that you want to do. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Selecting text automatically in Word 2010 for Windows
    4m 55s
    There are a couple manipulations that you can perform in Word 2010 to automatically select your text. This is particularly useful if you want to save time when making changes to your work. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Cutting, copying & pasting in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 22s
    The copy function in Word 2010 is a useful tool for transferring text and other objects from one location to another. You will see how to copy and paste text within your document, from the internet and from other… FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Moving text in Word 2010 for Windows
    3m 49s
    If you need to quickly reorganize the text in your document, Word 2010 allows you to manually move and reposition your paragraphs. You will see how to move text using the cut tool and the drag and drop method. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Using paste options in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 28s
    Word 2010 features multiple paste options. These different functions allow you to be very precise as to what elements you are pasting into your document. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Using the AutoText function in Word 2010 for Windows
    6m 9s
    AutoText items can help you to save time when inserting text elements into your document, particularly if you use the same expressions frequently. In Word 2010, you can create your own automatic insertions which can be… FREE ACCESS
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    12.  Undoing & redoing your actions in Word 2010 for Windows
    4m 53s
    If you make a change to your document that you don't want to keep, then you will find the undo function very useful. Word 2010 stores a record of your recent actions, meaning that you can cancel and redo anything that… FREE ACCESS
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    13.  Using AutoCorrect in Word 2010 for Windows
    3m 31s
    Word 2010's AutoCorrect features can save you time if you often use specific vocabulary or symbols. You can use AutoCorrect to assign shortcuts for particular words that you use a lot in order to insert them quickly… FREE ACCESS
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    14.  Configuring the AutoCorrect settings in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 1s
    Some typing and spelling errors - such as missing or multiple capital letters - are automatically corrected by Word 2010. You can also adjust exactly which mistakes are automatically corrected, and which are left alone. FREE ACCESS
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    15.  Using spell check in Word 2010 for Windows
    6m 1s
    If you are unsure of the spelling for a particular word, you can use Word 2010's spelling and grammar tools. Words that the program is unable to find in its dictionary are automatically underlined. As well as… FREE ACCESS
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    16.  Configuring the spell check tool in Word 2010 for Windows
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    Before running the spell check function in Word 2010, it is a good idea to configure the spell check settings. You can choose the proofing language and configure the proofing options to suit your needs. FREE ACCESS

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