Getting Started with Word 2010

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Inserting Special Characters in Word 2010

Once in a while, you might need to insert an unusual character or symbol into your Word 2010 document. For those special times, refer to the following table. [more…]

How to Start Microsoft Word 2010

You can start Word 2010 in a number of ways, then create documents to your heart's content. But before you can start Word, your computer must be on and toasty. After you log into Windows, you can get Word [more…]

How to Quit Microsoft Word 2010

Just as you have many ways to start Word 2010, you can quit Word in several ways. You can quit the program outright, you can pause and start over, or you can set Word aside. [more…]

How to Move the Insertion Pointer in Word 2010

When you use Word 2010, you can edit any part of your document. But you need to know how to move Word's insertion pointer to the exact spot you want. The easiest way to put the insertion pointer exactly [more…]

The Word 2010 Screen

If you're familiar with previous versions of Microsoft Word, you might find a few things moved around in Word 2010. Use this handy figure to get oriented. [more…]

The Word 2010 Ribbon

With the advent of Microsoft Office 2007, the Ribbon interface was first introduced. There are a few differences in Word 2010. The following figure points out the important parts of the Ribbon to keep [more…]

Word 2010 Tips and Tricks

When working in Microsoft Word 2010, don't forget these handy tips and tricks to get something done quickly or to format your text more in a more pleasing way. [more…]

Word 2010 Shortcut Keys

Sure, menus are wonderful, but all that clicking might not be the fastest way for you to get something done. Peruse the following table for the many shortcuts Microsoft Word 2010 offers. [more…]

Word 2010 Ribbon Commands

Are you lost in the Ribbon? If you’ve recently upgraded from Word 2003, using the Word 2010 Ribbon to perform common Word operations may be challenging at first. To make your transition easier, here are [more…]

Word 2010 Keyboard Shortcuts

Word 2010 offers a number of helpful keyboard shortcuts for performing tasks quickly. Here are some shortcuts for common Word formatting, editing, and file and document tasks. [more…]

How to Move Around in Your Word 2010 Document

Navigate easily through your Word 2010 document by using the tools that Microsoft provides. Word features a variety of buttons and commands that help you get exactly where you want to go. [more…]

How to Replace Found Text in Word 2010

You can quite easily in Word 2010 change every instance of one word in another word or phrase by using the Find and Replace command. How that makes the document read, of course, is anyone’s guess. You [more…]

How to Open a Document in Word 2010

You have several ways to open a Word 2010 document that was previously saved as a file on disk. Open is the standard computer command used to fetch a document that already exists on the PC’s storage system [more…]

Shortcuts for Microsoft Word 2010

Whether you're a senior, a junior, or somewhere in between, saving time while word-processing in Word 2010 is a must. These Microsoft Word shortcuts for your keyboard or mouse get office work done quickly [more…]

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