Silver Surfers' Colour Guide to Word Processing

Silver Surfers' Colour Guide to Word Processing

By: Wendy Hobson (author)Paperback

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This is a picture-packed approach that demystifies everything. Screen shots show you what your screen should look like and I have included plenty of pictures to show you which buttons to press. Uniquely, I have also included don't worry boxes, so that you just learn without any worries. I focus on teaching you the essential basics that get the jobs done quickly and turn you into a confident, proficient word processor.

About Author

Widely published author and creator of 100s of self-help titles for Foulsham. * Taught word processing, e-mail and internet to her own parents - 81 and 83.


Introduction, 7; What's in this book?, 7; What do you need to get started?, 9; Setting up your computer, 14; A few words you'll find useful, 14; Word processing, 15; Chapter 1 What's Word Processing All About?, 16; Microsoft Word, 18; Finding your way around a keyboard, 19; Words you need to know, 23; Switch on and learn to tame the mouse, 24; Opening the program, 26; Chapter 2 Your First Document, 34; The Main menu, 35; The Standard toolbar, 38; The Formatting toolbar, 39; Keying in the text, 40; Making it easy to see, 42; Printing your first document, 43; Saving your first document, 44; Finding the exit, 47; Using help, 49; Chapter 3 Developing Your Skills, 51; Opening your documents, 52; Adding another paragraph, 53; Scrolling around, 54; Highlighting text, 55; Undoing the last action, 57; How to move text, 58.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780572032340
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 160
  • ID: 9780572032340
  • ISBN10: 057203234X

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