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Office 2013 For Dummies : For Dummies - Wallace Wang

Office 2013 For Dummies

For Dummies


Published: 22nd February 2013
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Office 2013 For Dummies is the key to your brand new Office!

Packed with straightforward, friendly instruction, this update to one of the bestselling Office books of all time gets you thoroughly up to speed and helps you learn how to take full advantage of the new features in Office 2013. After coverage of the fundamentals, you'll discover how to spice up your Word documents, edit Excel spreadsheets and create formulas, add pizazz to your PowerPoint presentation, and much more.

  • Helps you harness the power of all five Office 2013 applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access
  • Discusses typing and formatting text in Word and easy ways to dress up your documents with color, graphics, and more
  • Demonstrates navigating and editing an Excel spreadsheet, creating formulas, and charting and analyzing Excel data
  • Walks you through creating a PowerPoint presentation and adding some punch with color, sound, pictures, and videos
  • Explores Outlook, including configuring e-mail, storing contacts, organizing tasks, scheduling your time, and setting appointments
Delves into designing Access databases, including editing, modifying, searching, sorting, and querying; also covers viewing and printing reports, and more The fun and friendly approach of Office 2013 For Dummies makes doing Office work easy and efficient!

About the Author

Wallace Wang is the bestselling author of several dozen computer books including Office For Dummies and Beginning Programming For Dummies. Besides writing computer books, Wallace also enjoys performing stand-up comedy just to do something creative that involves human beings as opposed to machines.



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Extremely useful book


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  • Easy To Read
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    Since Windows 7 was installed on our PCs at work and our employer has not bothered to provide training for its use, buying this manual has made using Office (Excel, Word etc) much easier.

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    Introduction 1

    Part I: Getting Started with Office 2013 7

    Chapter 1: Introducing Microsoft Office 2013 9

    Chapter 2: Selecting and Editing Data 33

    Chapter 3: Modifying Pictures 47

    Chapter 4: Getting Help from Office 2013 57

    Part II: Working with Word 63

    Chapter 5: Typing Text in Word 65

    Chapter 6: Formatting Text 85

    Chapter 7: Designing Your Pages 105

    Part III: Playing the Numbers with Excel 133

    Chapter 8: The Basics of Spreadsheets: Numbers, Labels, and Formulas 135

    Chapter 9: Playing with Formulas 167

    Chapter 10: Charting and Analyzing Data 193

    Part IV: Making Presentations with PowerPoint 221

    Chapter 11: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation 223

    Chapter 12: Adding Color and Pictures to a Presentation 241

    Chapter 13: Showing Off a Presentation 263

    Part V: Getting Organized with Outlook 283

    Chapter 14: Managing E-Mail with Outlook 285

    Chapter 15: Calendars, Contacts, and Tasks 299

    Part VI: Storing Stuff in Access 313

    Chapter 16: Using a Database 315

    Chapter 17: Searching, Sorting, and Querying a Database 331

    Chapter 18: Creating a Database Report 351

    Part VII: The Part of Tens 365

    Chapter 19: Ten Tips for Using Office 2013 367

    Chapter 20: Almost Ten Ways to Make Office 2013 Easier to Use 383

    Index 389

    ISBN: 9781118497159
    ISBN-10: 1118497155
    Series: For Dummies
    Audience: General
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 432
    Published: 22nd February 2013
    Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
    Country of Publication: US
    Dimensions (cm): 23.6 x 18.8  x 3.0
    Edition Number: 1