Microsoft Publisher 2000

Microsoft Publisher 2000 : Creating Electronic Mechanicals

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The Against the Clock series is ideal for any course that includes graphic arts software and computer design software as part of the curriculum. Courses can be found in Office Information Systems, Computer Science, and Fine Arts Departments, as well as Continuing Education, Journalism, and Printing and Lithography.Written by educators, for educators, the Against the Clock series is the complete solution for courses in Graphic Multimedia or Web Design Software. The hands-on, project-based texts are packaged with resource CD-ROMs that contain all the files needed to create the step-by-step projects in the text. Instructor CD-ROMs include assessments, overhead presentation materials, and additional projects.show more

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  • Spiral bound | 292 pages
  • 218.44 x 271.78 x 22.86mm | 725.74g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130126306
  • 9780130126306

Table of contents

Getting Started. Platform. Naming Conventions. Key Commands. The CD-ROM and Initial Setup Considerations.Introduction. 1. Published Documents vs. Office Documents. A History of Publishing. There Is a Human Element. Documents Processed for the Office. The Process of Design. Sketches from Thumbnail to Comp. The Design/Content/Production Team. Assembling Documents. Designing for Print and the Web. Managing a Variety of Files. Intellectual Property. Summary.2. Getting Acquainted with Publisher's Environment. The Catalog. Publisher's Page Layout Window. Rules and Guides. The Menu Bar. The Toolbars. The Frame Metaphor. Navigating Microsoft Publisher. Background Pages. Office Assistant.3. Type, Typography, and Text. The Evolution of Type. Typographic Terms and Customs. Text and MS Publisher.4. Lines and Shapes. Drawing and Modifying Lines. Drawing Ovals and Rectangles. Custom Shapes. Manipulating Objects.5. Working with Pictures and Art. Getting Images Onto the Page. Where Do Images Come From?6. Working with Color. Understanding Color. The Color Models. Publisher's Color Schemes.Review. 7. Publisher's Drawing Capabilities. Auto Shapes. Manipulating Art. Shadow and 3-D Effects.8. Advanced Text Features. Style Sheets. Tabbed Text. Vertically Aligning Text. AutoFit Text. Spelling and AutoCorrection. Find and Replace. Using Symbol Characters. Text and Graphics Working Together.9. Working with Tables. The Table Frame Tool. The Table Menu. Change Table.10. Mail Merge. Working with Data Sources. Filtering and Sorting. Publisher Address Lists. Summary.11. Packaging and Printing Documents. Preparing Proofs. Printing in Preparation for the Press. Pack and Go.12. Preparing Documents for the Web. Some Basics About Web Publishing.Review. Projects. Business Package (Chapter 3). Display Ad (Chapter 5). Vacations Brochure (Chapter 8). Special Offer (Chapter 10). Newsletter (Chapter 12).Glossary. Index.show more