Getting Started with Word in Word 2010 for Windows

Word 2010 (Windows)    |    Beginner
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Get started using Word 2010. Explore the Word interface, learn to navigate through a document and between multiple documents, and work with the view modes, the navigation pane, and the zoom function.


  • Finding & opening the program
    Using word 2010
    Scrolling through the document
    Using the zoom function
  • Using the different view modes
    Using the full screen mode
    Using the navigation pane
    Working on multiple documents


  • 3m 53s
    Before you can start creating documents in Word 2010, you need to know how to find the application on your desktop. You will see how to access the app from the Windows search bar, start menu, and how to pin the app to the taskbar for quicker access. FREE ACCESS
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    Using the Office ribbon, you can access the many different tools and functions available in Word 2010. It is also important to know how to use the ribbon and the Quick Access toolbar. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Scrolling through the document in Word 2010 for Windows
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    The more pages your document contains, the longer it will take for you to move through your document. Word 2010 offers a number of different methods for navigating within your document. As well as manually scrolling, there are a number of shortcuts for speeding up your navigation. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Using the zoom function in Word 2010 for Windows
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    Word 2010's zoom function allows you to adapt the page size to suit the task at hand. The zoom tool can be used to adjust how close you are to your document's contents: you can zoom in to work on a particular detail of your document, or zoom out to obtain a more global view. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Using the different view modes in Word 2010 for Windows
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    Word 2010 features a number of different view modes, with each suited to a different task or set of tasks. For example, if you are reading through your document, the full-screen reading mode is useful. You will see how to change to each view mode and see what each one is useful for. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Using the full screen mode in Word 2010 for Windows
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    Word 2010 features a read mode that can be very useful if you want to read your document on screen, with a limited interface. Once the read mode is active, you can browse your document's contents and use a number of different tools. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Using the Navigation pane in Word 2010 for Windows
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    The Navigation pane can help you browse and navigate through your Word 2010 document more easily. It can even be used to quickly locate words or phrases. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Working on multiple documents in Word 2010 for Windows
    6m 9s
    If you have multiple Word documents open, it can become difficult to navigate effectively and efficiently between them. Word 2010 offers a number of different functions that can help you to manage all your open documents. For example, you can choose to display two documents side by side, or split your document into different sections. FREE ACCESS


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