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Word - OpenOffice Writer

You will create, edit, and enhance standard business documents using OpenOffice Writer 2.3.

Text document processing is the use of computers to create, revise, and save documents for printing and future retrieval. This course will provide you with the concepts required to produce business documents!

Word - OpenOffice Writer course offered at MasterGrade IT.

Who should attend?

This course is intended for the general office worker, who needs skills in creating and editing text documents.

OpenOffice Writer

Lesson 1: Creating a Basic Document

  • Explore the OpenOffice Writer Interface
  • Customize the Writer Environment
  • Enter Text
  • Obtain Help
  • Save a Document
  • Print a Document

Lesson 2: Editing a Document

  • Modify Text
  • Find and Replace Text
  • Proof a Document

Lesson 3: Formatting a Document

  • Format Text
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Format Paragraphs as a List

Lesson 4: Inserting Tables into a Document

  • Create a Table
  • Modify a Table
  • Format a Table
  • Work with Table Data

Lesson 5: Adding Visual Effects

  • Add Visual Effects to Text
  • Work with Pictures
  • Create Charts

Lesson 6: Controlling Page Appearance

  • Control the Page Layout
  • Insert Page and Column Breaks
  • Add Headers and Footers

Lesson 7: Creating Styles and Templates

  • Work with Styles
  • Work with Templates

Lesson 8: Automating Tasks

  • Perform a Mail Merge
  • Mail Merge Envelopes and Labels
  • Automate Tasks Using Macros

Lesson 9: Securing a Document

  • Apply Security Options to a Document
  • Apply Security Options to Text
  • Apply Macro Security



Learning Materials:


What course next:

1 Day


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Course Content
OpenOffice Writer

   • Creating a Basic Document
   • Editing a Document
   • Formatting a Document
   • Inserting Tables into a Document
   • Adding Visual Effects
   • Controlling Page Appearance
   • Creating Styles and Templates
   • Automating Tasks
   • Securing a Document


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