This book gives step-by-step instructions on how to use the Open Source word-processing programme StarOffice Writer. StarOffice Writer is fully compatible with the Microsoft Office and Apple Works programmes, and can be used on a wide variety of computers including laptops, PCs and Apple Macs. This book's chapters are laid out in a simple, easy-to-follow manner with clear illustrations to allow you to do the main tasks you are likely to need on a day-to-day basis. These can include newsletters, correspondence, labels and many other types of document. You will find this book essential whether you are new to computers and word-processing or an experienced user.
1. Starting the Computer 2. Working with StarOffice Writer 3. Understanding Files and Folders 4. Editing a Document 5. Formatting a Document 6. Printing a Document 7. Copying, Cutting and Pasting Text 8. Sorting Lists and Using Numbers and Bullets 9. Creating a Newsletter and Similar Documents10. Graphics11. Tables12. Text Boxes13. Fontwork Gallery14. The Drawing Toolbar15. Format Paintbrush16. Labels17. Envelopes18. Page Numbers, and Headers and Footers19. Special Characters and Symbols20. Find and Replace21. Emailing22. Shortcut Keys 7. copying, cutting and pasting text8. sorting lists and using numbers and bullets