Office 2016 for Seniors for Dummies

Office 2016 for Seniors for Dummies

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Keep up with the latest Office technologies, and learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Office 2016! Office 2016 For Seniors For Dummies is the ideal resource for learning the fundamentals of the Microsoft Office suite. You'll explore the functionality of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, establishing basic knowledge that you can build upon as you continue to experiment with Office's applications. Larger font and image sizes mean you can easily read the content and text that gets back to basics walks you through everything you need to know to use these programs in a variety of environments. Whether you want to improve your Microsoft Office skills to stay competitive at work or to finally write that novel you've had simmering in your head for the last ten years, this is the resource you need to get started!
* Access clear-cut, easy-to-read steps that show you how to get the most out of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook * Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Office 2016 -starting with the basics * Establish good work habits within the Microsoft Office suite to set yourself up for success * Find the information you're looking for with short chapter openers that point you in the right direction Office 2016 For Seniors For Dummies is essential to keeping your mind sharp and your computer skills on the cutting edge!!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 185 x 235 x 20mm | 453.59g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1119077494
  • 9781119077497
  • 82,315

About Faithe Wempen

Faithe Wempen a Microsoft Office Master Instructor and the author of over 140 books on computer hardware and software, including Excel 2013 for Dummies eLearning Kit and PowerPoint 2013 Bible. She is also an adjunct instructor of Computer Information Technology at Purdue University and an A+ certified PC technician.
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Learn to: Use Word, Excel(R), Outlook(R), and PowerPoint(R) Use Word to write letters, reports, and newsletters Manage your finances with Excel Email friends and family to stay in touch Quickly learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Office 2016 Whether you want to stay competitive at work or finally write that novel, this is the friendly resource you need to get started! Larger font and image sizes mean you can easily read the content. The text walks you through everything you need to know to use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook in a variety of environments. Check out your new office -- get an accessible introduction to all the Office 2016 applications Write your heart out -- meet the most popular application in the Office suite, Microsoft Word, and use it to create letters, reports, envelopes, and countless other text-based documents Take things to new heights -- get the skinny on Excel and use it to generate spreadsheets and charts that organize, calculate, and summarize data Change your outlook -- find out how to send and receive email in Outlook and use it to track appointments and store your personal address book Presentation is everything -- use PowerPoint to create winning presentations, complete with text and graphics, animations, cool effects, and even musical soundtracks Open the book and find: The essential Office 2016 skills you need to know How to create Word documents with formatted text, pictures, and tables Tips for tracking loans and investments in Excel How you can use Outlook to manage your calendar and address book Pointers for creating effective PowerPoint presentations Simple ways to customize Office applications How Office 2016 can save you time and effort
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Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part I: Getting Started with Office 2016 5 Chapter 1: The Two-Dollar Tour 7 Chapter 2: Exploring the Common Features of Office 2016 27 Chapter 3: Opening, Saving, and Printing Files 47 Part II: Word 65 Chapter 4: Composing Your Thoughts in Word.67 Chapter 5: Dressing Up Your Documents 87 Chapter 6: Taking Word to the Next Level 109 Part III: Excel 129 Chapter 7: Creating Basic Spreadsheets in Excel 131 Chapter 8: Doing the Math: Formulas and Functions 149 Chapter 9: Creating Visual Interest with Formatting and Charts 165 Chapter 10: Using Excel as a Database 187 Part IV: Outlook 203 Chapter 11: Managing Email with Outlook 205 Chapter 12: Managing the Details: Contacts, Notes, and Tasks 225 Chapter 13: Your Busy Life: Using the Calendar 245 Part V: PowerPoint 257 Chapter 14: Getting Started with PowerPoint 259 Chapter 15: Dressing Up Your Presentations 275 Chapter 16: Adding Movement and Sound 289 Chapter 17: Presenting the Show 301 Appendix A: Customizing Office Applications 315 Index 323
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