Synopses & Reviews
Welcome to Office 2010! Here's where you get up to speed on all the applications — right now!
If you want to get your work done better and faster with Office 2010, this book is for you. Whether you're new to Office or need help navigating Office 2010's interface and new features, you'll find the answers, how-to information, advice, shortcuts, and tips right here. And you'll learn how the tools work together to make you more productive!
They're a team — explore commands and features common to all the Office programs plus techniques to boost your productivity
Working with Word — create letters, reports, newsletters, mass mailings, and more
Improve your Outlook — manage your e-mail, track tasks, keep an address book and calendar, and organize your life
Get your Point across — build livelier, more original PowerPoint presentations and even improve your delivery
Excel at number crunching — design spreadsheets that are easy to understand, use data-validation rules, and analyze data
Access your information — discover all the ways you can build and use an Access database
Your own Publisher — turn out great brochures, pamphlets, and other publications
A step beyond — check out the extra programs and customize your Office
Open the book and find:
The common tools you'll find in all Office applications
Clear instructions for revising and collaborating on documents
Tips on building tables, charts, and diagrams in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Word's tools for creating scholarly reports and white papers
Advice on scheduling events with Outlook
Secrets of memorable PowerPoint presentations
How to build an Access database from scratch
Hints for creating newsletters in Publisher
The leading book on Microsoft Office, now fully updated for Office 2010
Microsoft Office, the world's leading productivity suite, has been updated with new tools. Veteran Office users as well as newcomers will need the comprehensive information in this bestselling All-in-One guide.
With a self-contained minibook devoted to each Office application plus minibooks on how Office works together and how you can expand its usefulness, Office 2010 All-in-One For Dummies gets you up to speed and answers the questions you'll have down the road.
- Microsoft Office is the office productivity suite used around the globe; nearly every business worker encounters it daily
- The 2010 revision will affect all applications in the suite
- Eight minibooks cover Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Publisher, common Office tools, and ways to expand Office productivity
- Also covers the new online versions of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint as well as changes to the interface and new tools and techniques
Office 2010 All-in-One For Dummies makes it easy to learn to use Office and gets you up and running on all the changes and enhancements in Office 2010.
The leading book on Microsoft Office has been thoroughly updated for Office 2010. With a self-contained minibook devoted to each Office application plus minibooks on how Office works together, this guide will get users up to speed in no time.
About the Author
Peter Weverka is a veteran For Dummies author who has covered a wide variety of Microsoft applications. In addition to PowerPoint 2007 All-in-One For Dummies and two previous editions of Office All-in-One For Dummies, he is the author of several editions of Microsoft Money For Dummies.
Table of Contents
Book I: Common Office Tools.
Chapter 1: Offi ce Nuts and Bolts.
Chapter 2: Wrestling with the Text.
Chapter 3: Speed Techniques Worth Knowing About.
Chapter 4: Taking Advantage of the Proofi ng Tools.
Chapter 5: Creating a Table.
Chapter 6: Creating a Chart.
Chapter 7: Making a SmartArt Diagram.
Chapter 8: Drawing and Manipulating Lines, Shapes, and Other Objects.
Book II: Word.
Chapter 1: Speed Techniques for Using Word.
Chapter 2: Laying Out Text and Pages.
Chapter 3: Word Styles.
Chapter 4: Desktop Publishing with Word.
Chapter 5: Getting Word’s Help with Offi ce Chores.
Chapter 6: Tools for Reports and Scholarly Papers.
Book III: Outlook.
Chapter 1: Getting Acquainted with Outlook.
Chapter 2: Maintaining the Contacts Folder.
Chapter 3: Handling Your E-Mail.
Chapter 4: Managing Your Time and Schedule.
Chapter 5: Tasks, Reminders, and Notes.
Book IV: PowerPoint.
Chapter 1: Getting Started in PowerPoint.
Chapter 2: Fashioning a Look for Your Presentation.
Chapter 3: Entering the Text.
Chapter 4: Making Your Presentations Livelier.
Chapter 5: Delivering a Presentation.
Book V: Excel.
Chapter 1: Up and Running with Excel.
Chapter 2: Refi ning Your Worksheet.
Chapter 3: Formulas and Functions for Crunching Numbers.
Chapter 4: Making a Worksheet Easier to Read and Understand.
Chapter 5: Analyzing Data.
Book VI: Access.
Chapter 1: Introducing Access.
Chapter 2: Building Your Database Tables.
Chapter 3: Entering the Data.
Chapter 4: Sorting, Querying, and Filtering for Data.
Chapter 5: Presenting Data in a Report.
Book VII: Publisher.
Chapter 1: Introducing Publisher.
Chapter 2: Refi ning a Publication.
Chapter 3: Putting on the Finishing Touches.
Book VIII: Office 2010: One Step Beyond.
Chapter 1: Customizing an Offi ce Program.
Chapter 2: Ways of Distributing Your Work.
Chapter 3: Handling Graphics.
Chapter 4: Decorating Files with Clip Art.
Chapter 5: Note Taking with OneNote.
Chapter 6: Automating Tasks with Macros.
Chapter 7: Linking and Embedding in Compound Files.
Chapter 8: Offi ce Web Apps.