Author(s): Peter Weverka
This book is revised and updated to cover changes to all of Office's applications and productivity tools. It offers beyond-the-basics coverage of Office word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, e-mail, databases, and desktop publishing. It covers Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher, productivity tools such as Microsoft OneNote, and SharePoint. It is thoroughly updated to cover the new Office interface as well as new features in each application.
Peter Weverka is the bestselling author of several For Dummies books, including PowerPoint 2007 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies and Microsoft Money For Dummies, as well as 30 other computer books about various topics. Peter's humorous articles and stories - none related to computers, thankfully - have appeared in Harper's, SPY, The Argonaut, and other magazines for grown-ups.
Introduction. Book I: Common Office Tools. Chapter 1: Office Nuts and Bolts. Chapter 2: Wrestling with the Text. Chapter 3: Speed Techniques Worth Knowing About. Chapter 4: Taking Advantage of the Proofing 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 2007. 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 Office Chores. Chapter 6: Tools for Reports and Scholarly Papers. Book III: Outlook 2007. 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 2007. 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 2007. Chapter 1: Up and Running with Excel. Chapter 2: Refining 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 2007. 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 2007. Chapter 1: Introducing Publisher. Chapter 2: Refining a Publication. Chapter 3: Putting On the Finishing Touches. Book VIII: Office 2007 - One Step Beyond. Chapter 1: Customizing an Office 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: Collaborating with SharePoint Services. Chapter 7: Automating Tasks with Macros. Chapter 8: Linking and Embedding in Compound Files. Index.