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Word 2019 (Windows): Editing documents

Word 2019 (Windows): Editing documents

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In this 17-video course, learners will explore Word’s primary function: adding text to a document. Typing, manipulating, and double-checking your text for accuracy is made easy with World 2019’s intuitive text tools.  Learn how to choose where to insert text, then navigate or remove that text with the keyboard. Learners will observe how to use special characters, advanced AutoCorrect tools, and predefined AutoText items to build out a document quickly. Key topics covered here include how to move and reposition text paragraphs manually; other ways to move words, lines, and paragraphs; and the helpful use of keyboard shortcuts; and practical uses of the undo function, which allows replacement of deleted pictures, paragraphs, and headings with the originals if you change your mind. Learn how to save various versions of a document so that you can choose which version to keep. Continue by observing how to configure your Spell Check feature, by choosing words to add to your dictionary, manage your dictionary settings, and  confirming that the set language matches the language you are typing in.

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Word 2019 (Windows): Editing documents

  • Inserting text
  • Inserting text more efficiently
  • Inserting a text box
  • Inserting special characters
  • Adding to your document properties
  • Selecting text manually
  • Selecting text automatically
  • Cutting, copying & pasting
  • Moving text
  • Using Word's paste options
  • Using the AutoText function
  • Undoing & redoing your actions
  • Proofing & correcting your document
  • Using AutoCorrect
  • Configuring the AutoCorrect settings
  • Using the spell check
  • Configuring the spell check
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