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MS-Word 2010

MS-Word 2010

MS – Word is a word processor developed by Microsoft.

  • A word document file can contain formatted text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, colouring a text, highlighting a text and print settings.
  • The main use of Microsoft word is that users can type with and save those documents, as it is a graphical word processing.
  • These are helpful in large scale as well as in small-scale industries which in the past were documented in papers.

 

Exploring File tab

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The File menu allows you the following actions:

Create a new document: New > Blank document > Create or by pressing the keyboard shortcut: Ctrl + N

 

Open an existing document: You can open a document by using the open command  or by pressing the keyboard shortcut: Ctrl + O

 

Open more than one document: You can open more documents by using the Ctrl key for adjacent files or the Shift key for non-adjacent files

Save a document: To save any document, use the save key or by pressing the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + S

 

  • When the file is saved for the first time, the Save As dialog box appears with the following fields 
  • Save in – enter the location of the folder where the document will be saved File name – type in the file name
  • Save as type – you can choose the file type in which your file will be saved for example:S Word 2010 .docx

Print a document:

 

  • Printer: Select the printer which will be used for printing
  • Page range:
  • All
  • Current page
  • Pages – enter the page number to print
  • Orientation:

Portrait (vertical paper) and Landscape (horizontal paper)

 

Language settings in Microsoft Word

Changing the default language –

  • We can change the default language and also check the spelling and grammar of your file in a language other than English.
  • Follow the below steps:
  1. Go to Start menu, scroll up to Microsoft Office icon and click on Microsoft Word.
  2. Once the document opens up, click on the Review tab.
  3. Under Language, click on Set Proofing Language.
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  1. You will get a screen with a list of other languages that are available.
  2. Select the preferred language and click OK.
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Translation –

  1. Go to Start menu, scroll up to Microsoft Office icon and click on Microsoft Word.
  2. Once the document opens up, click on the Review tab.
  3. Under the File tab, click on Open and navigate to the file that you need.

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  1. Once the file opens up, click on the Home tab.
  2. To translate a word, first, you have to highlight a word or a phrase in your document.
  3. Then you have to click on the Review tab.
  4. Under Language, click on Translate and then on Translate Selected Text.
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  1. You will be able to view a pane on the right-hand side of the screen called Research.
  2. In the Research pane >> under Translation >> specify the original language of your document (From) and also select the language you which to change (To).
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  1. Results are displayed below Microsoft Translator.

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Track Changes –

  • With this feature, we can track the changes you make in a document.
  • Track change feature is also known as redline or redlining.
  • It is useful when two or more persons need to edit the document.
  • We will get to know if there are any changes have been made to it or which content is deleted, inserted or formatted.
  • With the help of this feature, you could track almost every change that has made to the document.


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  • Now the next option is Markup.
  • Under Markup, we can modify the marks which show the previous modifications such as insertions, deletions, changed lines, and comments.
  • We can also associate different colors with each of them.

Under Moves option –

  • We can track the movement of the content where it was present previously.
  • We can also set different colors when contents are moved from one part of the document to another.
  • If any contents are added to the table, we can also track the same by checking the different colors of the table whenever data is inserted or deleted.

Track changes for formatting –

  • By enabling the track formatting option from Formatting option, then select the type of formatting you want to observe and select a color to distinguish formatting change from other track changes.
  • For noticing any changes to Print & Web layout you can choose different options under balloons.

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On navigating to the review tab >> Track changes >> Show markup you can select the required options from the drop-down.

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Once the setting is set, from review tab click Track Changes to make Word start tracking the changes.

Whenever there are changes in the word doc, we can see those with a comment and it helps to track changes.

By clicking Original, you can see the old version of the document, or revert to the original document.

 

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Recap

Overview of MS - Word

  • MS – Word is a word processor developed by Microsoft that can contain formatted text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, coloring a text, highlighting text and print settings.

Interface elements of MS – Word

Select & delete text on MS – Word

  • To select and delete the text on the document

To copy & move text within an open document

  • To modify the text or duplicate the text on the document

File menu

  • This helps in opening a new document or reopening the saved ones.

Home tab

  • This is where the text can be edited in the blank space and aligned.

Insert tab

  • To add a page break, page number on the document

Page layout tab

  • To determine the page orientation and size of the page.

Mailings tab

  • To share the documents via email to recipients either from the contact list or by adding contacts

Review tab

  • To check to spell and for the proofreading

View tab

  • To mainly check for the print preview

 

Exploring the File tab

Here is where you can create, edit, save & print a document.

 

Language settings in Microsoft Word

 

Changing the default language –

  • We can change the default language and also check the spelling and grammar of your file in a language other than English.

Translation & Track changes -

We can translate to different languages and track the changes made in a document.

Quiz for MS-Word 2010

Q.1

To give more attention to the changes, there is a ________next to all the changes.

a)

vertical bar

b)

bullet

c)

four sided boundary

d)

horizontal bar

Q.2

We can accept all the changes just that by selecting Accept all Changes in Document under the _______ command in the _______ group under the Review tab.

a) Accept, tracking
b) Accept, changes
c) Change, accept
d) "Track Changes", tracking

Q.3

What is the smallest and largest font size available in Font Size tool on formatting toolbar?

a) 6 and 72
b) 8 and 64
c) 8 and 72
d) 6 and 64

Q.4

The _________ group on the Review tab can be used to "Compare" document versions and combine multiple versions of a document with tracked changes into one document.

a)

Tracking

b)

Changes

c)

Combine

d)

Compare

Q.5

To insert comments, ____________.

a) It is essential to be connected to internet.
b) It is essential to turn on "Track Changes".
c) It is not essential to turn on "Track Changes".
d) Arabic numerals can't be used

Q.6

A comment balloon appears in the ___________.

a) Top of the document.
b) Bottom of the document.
c) Document Margin
d) Status Bar

Q.7

Which of the following is /are incorrect?

a)

To insert a comment, cursor must be placed after the text.

b)

To insert a comment, the cursor must be placed before the text.

c)

To insert a comment, you can select the text you want to write comment for.

d)

Both b) and c)

Q.8

Clearing the check boxes on the _________ menu in tracking group temporarily hides everyone's mark up. 

a) Show mark up
b) Reviewing pane
c) Clear mark up
d) "Track Changes"

Q.9

Which bar is usually located below that Title Bar that provides categorized options?

a) Standard bar
b) Menu Bar
c) Formatting Bar
d) Ribbon

Q.10

What is the name of the icon?

a) Paste
b) Copy
c) New Comment
d) "Compare"

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