Word 2016 Resources

Updated 2018-11-07

Word Objectives

Playlist for all Word Videos

Sample Files

·         A Christmas Carol (navigation, editing, character formatting, paragraph formatting)

·         Alice In Wonderland

·         Lincoln (find and replace)

·         Red-Headed League (find and replace)

Web

Videos Watch videos in full screen and HD (1040)

1. Basic skills

Customizing Word

Customizing Word

Customizing Word (10:52)

Views and Zoom

Views and Zoom

Views and Zoom (8:06)

Page Orientation

Page Orientation

Page Orientation (5:51)

Margins

Margins

Margins (9:08)

Navigation and Selection

Navigation and Selection

Navigation (4:39), Selection (5:52)

Editing

Editing

Editing (9:15)

File commands and printing

File commands and printing

File commands and printing

Formatting characters

Formatting characters

Formatting characters (13:24)

Formatting paragraphs

Formatting paragraphs

   Paragraph Alignment

Alignment (5:30)

   Paragraph Margins

Margins (7:41)

   Line spacing, space between paragraphs

Paragraph Spacing (6:33)

Line spacing

 

Line Spacing (4:22)

AutoText

Autotext

AutoText (7:15)

General Word Processing Tips

General Word Processing Tips

 

Word Keyboard Shortcuts

Word Keyboard Shortcuts (short list)

 

2. Skills for writing an academic paper

Creating a cover page

Creating a cover page

Creating a cover page (6:29)

Headers and footers:

 

Headers and footers   ***

   Creating and editing

Creating and editing

 

   Inserting page numbers

Inserting page numbers

 

   Inserting the current date

Inserting the current date

 

Citations:

 

 

   Creating sources and adding citations

Citations and bibliographies

Citations and bibliographies (7:46)

   Adding a Works Cited list

Adding a Works Cited list

 

   Endnotes and Footnotes

Endnotes and Footnotes

 

   Citing Electronic References

Citing electronic references

 

Bulleted Lists

Bulleted Lists

Bulleted Lists (9:00)

Numbered lists

Numbered Lists

Numbered Lists (10:11)

Checking spelling and grammar

Checking spelling and grammar

 

3. Aligning Text: Tabs & Breaks

Breaks

 

 

   Page breaks

Page breaks

Page breaks (6:33)

   Line breaks

Line breaks

Line breaks (5:08)

   Column breaks

Column breaks

Column breaks (3:45)

Tabs

Tabs

 

 

Tabs sample data file

 

 

Fixing a problem with Word tab defaults

 

   Left tab stops

 

Left tab stops (8:39)

   Right tab stops

 

Right tab stops (4:07)

   Center tab stops

 

Center tab stops (6:26)

   Decimal tab stops

 

Decimal tab stops (2:52)

   Tabs and dot leaders

 

Tabs and dot leaders (6:57)

4. Aligning Text: Tables

Tables

Tables

 

 

Table sample data file

 

Creating a table

 

Creating a table (7:16)

Formatting a table

 

Formatting a table (12:09)

Changing table structure

 

Changing table structure (18:59)

5. Graphic Elements

Text boxes

Text boxes

Pictures

Pictures

 

Clip Art

Clip Art

 

Smart Art

Smart Art

 

Shapes

 

 

Alignment

Alignment

 

Screen shots

Screenshots

 

The format ribbon

The Format Ribbon

 

Water marks

Water marks

 

Charts

Charts

 

WordArt

Word Art

 

WordArt, old style

Word Art, old style

Video ***

6. Newsletter Tools

How Word documents are organized

Characters, paragraphs, sections

 

Page borders

Page borders

Page borders (5:41)

Drop caps

Drop caps

Drop caps (2:46)

Columns

Creating Columns

Creating Columns (11:20)

Column breaks

Column breaks

Column breaks (3:45)

Templates

 

Templates ***

Free templates

Free templates

 

Free fonts

Free fonts

 

7. Large Documents

How Word documents are organized

Characters, paragraphs, sections

 

Styles and Themes

Styles and Themes

 

   Sample file:

User's Guide

 

Finding document elements

Finding document elements

 

Inserting a table of contents

Inserting a table of contents

 

   Sample file:

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

 

Inserting an index

Inserting an index

 

Master documents

 

 

Collaboration features

 

 

8. Miscellaneous

Mail Merge

Mail Merge

 

Macros

Macros

 

 

Keyboard shortcuts (long list)

 

9. Using Word to create a web page