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Simplify and streamline your work with Office Web Apps, accessible anywhere
Office Web Apps are problem-solvers and simplifiers, giving you easier, faster, more flexible ways to get things done. This helpful guide shows you how to become a more proficient, more confident user of the Apps. You'll view, edit, and share Office documents, manage your files, collaborate with other users, and make the most of this timesaving resource.
Get to know the Apps — sign up and create Word documents, Excel worksheets, PowerPoint presentations, and OneNote notebooks online
File sharing and collaboration — store Office files on Windows Live and SharePoint Web sites, and work simultaneously with others
Explore the Word Web App — format text, assign styles to text, create tables and lists, and spell-check your work
Crunch numbers with Excel Web — enter data, use functions and formulas, and sort and filter data
Stay on point — design and create slides, format text, generate lists, and give a great presentation with the PowerPoint Web App
Take and organize notes — write and store notes and make them more useful with the online version of OneNote
Open the book and find:
Tips for setting up your browser for Office Web Apps
Techniques for creating diagrams and artwork
Methods for writing better notes
Ten tools you can use in all the Apps
Best practices for sharing files
Guidance on collaborating with others
Hints for making a fantastic presentation
Things that work differently in Office Web Apps
View, edit, share, and coauthor Office files via the Internet
Manage your files and folder permissions at Windows Live
Work with Web versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote
Be more productive on the go
Enhance your Microsoft Office 2010 experience with Office 2010 Web Apps!
Office Web Apps complement Office, making it easy to access and edit files from anywhere. It also simplifies collaboration with those who don’t have Microsoft Office on their computers. This helpful book shows you the optimum ways you can use Office Web Apps to save time and streamline your work. Veteran For Dummies author Peter Weverka begins with an introduction to Office Web Apps and then goes on to clearly explain how Office Web Apps provide you with easier, faster, more flexible ways to get things done.
- Walks you through Office 2010 Web Apps and shows you the many ways they can save you time and help streamline your work
- Separates the individual elements of Office Web Apps to provide you with a look at each: Word Web App, PowerPoint Web App, Excel Web App, OneNote Web App, and managing your files on SharePoint 2010 or Windows Live
- Shows you the ways in which Office 2010 Web apps complements Office by allowing you to access and edit files from anywhere
Office 2010 Web Apps For Dummies helps you discover how to save time and effort when you use Office Web Apps.
About the Author
Peter Weverka is a long-time For Dummies author who has written on a variety of Microsoft applications, including all the Microsoft Office applications and Microsoft Money. He has written several editions of Office All-in-One For Dummies as well as PowerPoint All-in-One For Dummies.
Table of Contents
Part I: Getting Acquainted with the Office Web Apps.
Chapter 1: Introducing Offi ce Web Apps.
Chapter 2: Getting Started with the Offi ce Web Apps.
Chapter 3: Making Your Browser Work Better with the Offi ce Web Apps.
Chapter 4: Doing Common Tasks.
Chapter 5: Handling Artwork and Diagrams.
Part II: Sharing Files and Collaborating with Others.
Chapter 6: All about SkyDrive.
Chapter 7: Collaborating, or Coauthoring, with Others on SkyDrive.
Chapter 8: Sharing Files in SharePoint.
Part III: Word Web App.
Chapter 9: Up and Running with Word Web App.
Chapter 10: Advanced Word Web App Techniques.
Part IV: Excel Web App.
Chapter 11: Entering the Data.
Chapter 12: Crunching the Numbers.
Part V: PowerPoint Web App.
Chapter 13: Getting Acquainted with PowerPoint Web App.
Chapter 14: Constructing and Delivering a Presentation.
Part VI: OneNote Web App.
Chapter 15: Writing and Storing Notes.
Chapter 16: Organizing Your Notes.
Part VII: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 17: Ten Things Everyone Should Know about the Offi ce Web Apps.
Chapter 18: Ten Things to Know about File Sharing.
Chapter 19: Ten Things to Know about Browsers and the Offi ce Web Apps.