Synopses & Reviews
Microsoft Office 2007, Illustrated Introductory, Windows XP Edition will appeal to all the learners in your classroom, from the computer rookies to the computer hotshots. It covers the essential information that students need to know about how to use Office 2007 applications. Our signature, two-page spread design has been updated and refreshed to take full advantage of the new features of the Office 2007 software. This practical, easy to navigate book provides students with the essential knowledge they need to succeed in both the classroom and beyond.
Part of the Illustrated Series, this practical, easy to navigate book provides the essential knowledge of Microsoft Office 2007 you need to succeed in both the classroom and beyond.
Loved by students for its visual and flexible way to build computer skills, the Illustrated Series is ideal for learning Microsoft Office 2010 for both computer rookies and hotshots. Each two-page spread focuses on a single skill, making information easy to follow and absorb. Large, full-color illustrations represent how the students' screen should look. Concise text introduces the basic principles of the lesson and integrates a case study for further application.
A part of the Illustrated series offering a visual, flexible approach to learning the basic Microsoft Office 2003 skills.
About the Author
David W. Beskeen has authored or co-authored numerous computer books since 1992, including over 25 titles for Course Technology. David has written on PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Windows, Livemotion, and other proprietary software packages. David also has teaching and consulting experience in the computer technology field.Carol M. Cram is the author of over thirty-five textbooks on computer applications, business communications, and Internet-related subjects. Carol is also a long-time faculty member at Capilano College in North Vancouver, where she is currently the Convenor of the Executive Support Program, the Program Consultant for Business and Computers in Continuing Education, and an instructor of business and computer-related courses.Jennifer Duffy is a freelance writer who lives and works in New Hampshire. She has been writing for Course Technology for ten years, including four editions of Microsoft Word Illustrated for the popular Office series. Jennifer has worked successfully in the business world as a writer, editor, and public relations liaison. She brings her business knowledge, Word expertise, and writing skills to this book.Lisa Friedrichsen is a Professor at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas where she teaches database and Web-related classes. As an author, Lisa has written several Access, Office, and Web-related textbooks. Lisa has developed many relational database systems in the fields of marketing, healthcare, and education.Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored many books for Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Publisher. Living in New Mexico with her husband, she spends her free time designing and creating stained-glass decorative pieces, water gardening, mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.
Table of Contents
Essential Computer Concepts Unit A: Understanding Essential Computer Concepts Windows XP Unit A: Getting Started with Windows XP Unit B: Understanding File Management Internet Explorer 7 Unit A: Getting Started with Internet Explorer 7 Office 2007 Unit A: Getting Started with Office 2007 Word 2007 Unit A: Creating Documents with Word 2007 Unit B: Editing Documents Unit C: Formatting Text and Paragraphs Unit D: Formatting Documents Excel 2007 Unit A: Getting Started with Excel 2007 Unit B: Working with Formulas and Functions Unit C: Formatting a Worksheet Unit D: Working with Charts Integration Unit A: Integrating Word and Excel Access 2007 Unit A: Getting Started with Access 2007 Unit B: Building and Using Queries Unit C: Using Forms Unit D: Using Reports Integration Unit B: Integrating Word, Excel and Access PowerPoint 2007 Unit A: Creating a Presentation in PowerPoint 2007 Unit B: Modifying a Presentation Unit C: Inserting Objects into PowerPoint Unit D: Finishing a Presentation Integration Unit C: Integrating Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint Outlook Unit A: Getting Started with E-Mail Unit B: Managing Information Using Outlook