Online Test Banks
Score higher
See Online Test Banks
eLearning
Learning anything is easy
Browse Online Courses
Mobile Apps
Learning on the go
Explore Mobile Apps
Dummies Store
Shop for books and more
Start Shopping

Tips and Tools for Working with Word 2011 for Mac

Part of the Office 2011 for Mac All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

If you spend a lot of time using Word 2011, you’ll soon look for ways to make word processing faster and more efficient. The following commands and tools help improve word-processing efficiency in Word 2011 for Mac:

  • Print Layout view: Choose View→Print Layout to work with word-processing documents the traditional way.

  • Notebook Layout view: Choose View→Notebook Layout for taking typed notes and recording audio notes of meetings and classes.

  • Publishing Layout view: Choose View→Publishing Layout to make newsletters and other publications.

  • Customize keyboard shortcuts: Choose Tools→Customize Keyboard to set up keyboard shortcuts.

  • Customize menus and toolbars: Choose View→Customize Menus and Toolbars to create and fine-tune your menus and toolbars.

  • Change font sizes: Use the slider bar on the Formatting Palette.

  • Display Reference Tools: Press Option-Command-R to display Reference Tools on the Object Palette.

blog comments powered by Disqus

SERIES
Office 2011 for Mac All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Advertisement

Inside Dummies.com

Dummies.com Sweepstakes

Win $500. Easy.