Prerequisite skills: Basic familiarity with a computer mouse, keyboard, and the Windows XP operating system. This class covers commonalities among Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, including screen design, toolbars, scrollbars, commands, views, and help functions. By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Use the Microsoft Office Help features
  • Use Office on the Web to acquire clip art, templates, and tips
  • Insert clip art and WordArt
  • Move, create, and customize toolbars
  • Copy and paste items from one Office application to another
  • Use the Format Painter tool
  • Insert a hyperlink