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Covers Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Entourage 2008 for Mac

Experience learning made easy—and quickly teach yourself how to use Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac—one step at a time. With STEP BY STEP, you set the pace—building and practicing the skills you need, just when you need them!

  • Create basic to advanced Word documents using templates
  • Design impressive PowerPoint presentations
  • Produce data-rich Excel workbooks and attractive charts
  • Manage communication and scheduling with Entourage
  • Create stylish graphics with just a few clicks
  • Master handy keyboard shortcuts for common tasks

Your STEP BY STEP learning experience includes:

  • Files for building skills and practicing the book’s lessons—available on the book’s companion Web site
  • Author’s picks for 14 great how-to articles online

Practice files available at:

Book News Annotation:

This tutorial/reference leads readers step by step through common tasks in any edition of Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac. Tasks are divided into five sections on Office basics, creating basic Office files, working with and enhancing file content, and communicating and managing contacts and schedules. Lessons include numbered steps, b&w screen shots, tips, and practice exercises. Specific information can be located for reference from the detailed table of contents, chapter thumb tabs, a quick reference of simple instructions for tasks covered in detail elsewhere in the book, topic-specific running headlines, and a glossary. Bonus articles and practice files are available on a companion web site. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

About the Author

Joan Lambert is the author of more than a dozen books on Windows and Office, including several popular STEP BY STEP titles from Microsoft Press.

Table of Contents

Introducing Microsoft Office 2008 for MacFeatures and Conventions of This BookUsing the Companion ContentGetting HelpAbout the AuthorQuick ReferencePart I: Office Basics
  • Chapter 1: Explore and Manage the Office Interface
  • Chapter 2: Practice Basic Office File Skills
  • Chapter 3: Work in Office Programs
Part II: Create Basic Office Files
  • Chapter 4: Create Word Documents
  • Chapter 5: Create Excel Workbooks
  • Chapter 6: Create PowerPoint Presentations
Part III: Work with Office File Content
  • Chapter 7: Work with Word Document Content
  • Chapter 8: Work with Excel Sheet Content
  • Chapter 9: Create Excel Formulas
  • Chapter 10: Work with PowerPoint Slide Content
Part IV: Enhance Office File Content
  • Chapter 11: Format Office File Content
  • Chapter 12: Create and Insert Graphics
  • Chapter 13: Review Word Documents
  • Chapter 14: Add Finishing Document Elements
Part V: Stay In Touch and On Time
  • Chapter 15: Communicate Online
  • Chapter 16: Manage Contacts and Schedules
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Product Details

Microsoft Press
Preppernau, Joan
Lambert, Joan
Enterprise Applications - General
Business -- Computer programs.
Business Software - General
Software Engineering - Programming and Languages
Mac;Macintosh;Office;Office 2008;Step by Step
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Step by Step
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9 x 7.38 x 1.65 in 2.83 lb

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