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Microsoft Word 2010 - Revised 2017

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Microsoft Word is probably the most used productivity tool worldwide for word processing and document creation. Its feature sets, tools, ease of use, and overall power continues to increase in order to keep up with the evolving demands of the modern workplace. This free online course will guide you through the most useful and important features Microsoft Word has to offer and will help Microsoft Word users stay up to date with the program.
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    4-5 Hours
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This course begins by introducing the layout and interface of Microsoft Word 2010 including the Backstage view, the Navigation Panel for managing headings and finding objects and text as well as for updating page numbers and dates, the customizable Ribbon, text and image formatting options, live collaboration and cloud storage tools, and much more. The course will then teach you how to customize your workspace and create complex documents using Word 2010.

Updating your Word processing skills with this course will provide you with an excellent return of your time and energy. For those of you who have completed ABC IT, our comprehensive introductory computer course, the MS 2010 Word course is the perfect next step. Aside from learning the complete basic functions of Word 2010, you will also learn how to use keyboard shortcuts with Access Keys and Key Combos.

This course will be of great interest to all Microsoft Word users who wish to increase their productivity and enhance their document presentation skills without increasing their workload. So take advantage of the free Microsoft Word 2010 lessons in this online course, improve your workplace productivity, and boost your computer skills today.

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Having completed this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the new layout and interfaces of Word 2010.
  • Explain the new formatting features in Word 2010.
  • Complete basic functions of Word 2010.
  • Use the Navigation Pane to manage headings and find objects and text.
  • Create visually effective content without using other software.
  • Manage Header and Footer content and update page numbers and dates.
  • Insert complete Table of Contents for large documents.
  • Create easily accessable documents for e-reader software.
  • List the shortcuts and useful features of Word 2010.
  • Use keyboard short cuts with Access Keys and Key Combos.

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Course Reviews

Hendre S.
a month ago
Hendre S.

Completed. Done the assessment. No certificate.... Very BAD!!

Connie F.
2 months ago
Connie F.

Easy to follow. 4

Sue W.
one year ago
Sue W.

I thought the course offered was a good introduction to Word 2010 and fairly easy to follow and start stop and pick up again.

Ekabe Caryle N.
one year ago
Ekabe Caryle N.

Ms Office 2010 is a nice course. updates new on new and better office options

Leolin N.
one year ago
Leolin N.

Nice learning

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