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Office 2008 for the Mac on Demand (On Demand)


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Office 2008 for the Mac on Demand


Steve Johnson, Perspection Inc.


What you need, when you need it!


Need answers quickly? Office 2008 for the Mac on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We will show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions. You will learn how to use all the applications in Office 2008 including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Entourage, Project Gallery, and Messenger.


Inside the Book

• Office: Organize information and add impact with clip art, SmartArt diagrams, tables, and charts

• Word: Create great-looking documents, publications, and notebooks using themes, styles, and templates

• Excel: Use organizing, processing, and presenting tools to create data, lists, and charts

• PowerPoint: Create powerful presentations faster using ready-made design templates and themes

• Entourage: Use tools for creating and managing your e-mail, calendar, contacts, and tasks

• Project Center: Gather and manage important Office and non-Office project documents in a convenient centralized place


On the Web

• Online Workshops

• Keyboard shortcuts

• Transitional tools

• Additional chapters

Book News Annotation:

A prolific writer on computer software introduces the programs of Office 2008: Word 2008, Excel 2008, PowerPoint 2008, and Entourage 2008 (a communication and information management program). Johnson's tips include how to add art to Office documents, share Excel worksheets, create Web page hyperlinks, and save Office documents as PDF files. The guide includes a summary of new features for those familiar with Office 2004, downloadable online workshops and keyboard shortcuts, and access to a trial online edition. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

About the Author

Steve Johnson has written more than 45 books on a variety of computer software, including Adobe Photoshop CS3 and CS2, Adobe Flash CS3, Dreamweaver CS3, Microsoft Office 2007 and 2003, Microsoft Windows Vista and XP, and Apple Mac OS X Leopard. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve founded Perspection, Inc., which writes and produces software training. When he is not staying up late writing, he enjoys playing golf, gardening, and spending time with his wife, Holly, and three children, JP, Brett, and Hannah. Steve and his family live in Pleasanton, California, but can also be found visiting family all over the western United States.

Table of Contents

Introduction       xix

  1. Getting Started with Office      1
  2. Using Shared Office Tools     33
  3. Adding Art to Office Documents         71
  4. Adding Shapes to Office Documents 111
  5. Creating a Document with Word        133
  6. Formatting a Document with Word    169
  7. Enhancing a Document with Word    191
  8. Creating a Worksheet with Excel       225
  9. Building a Worksheet with Excel        255
  10. Designing a Worksheet with Excel     297
  11. Sharing a Worksheet with Excel        319
  12. Creating a Presentation with PowerPoint       345
  13. Delivering a Presentation with PowerPoint    385
  14. Communicating with Entourage         417
  15. Managing Information with Entourage            459
  16. Publishing Office Documents on the Web     481
  17. Customizing and Expanding Office Functionality       495
  18. Using the Project Center        509

Index    525

Product Details

Johnson, Steve
Perspection, Inc.
Perspection Inc
Steve Perspection Inc.
Perspection Inc., Steve
Business Software - General
Computer programs
Enterprise Applications - General
Business -- Computer programs.
Software Engineering - Programming and Languages
Edition Description:
Trade paper
On Demand
Publication Date:
October 2008
Grade Level:
9.00x7.40x.90 in. 2.05 lbs.

Related Subjects

Business » Computers
Computers and Internet » Apple » Applications
Computers and Internet » Software Engineering » Programming and Languages
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