Microsoft Works for the Apple Macintosh

Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (2) from $1.99   
  • Used (2) from $1.99   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any coupons and promotions
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Very Good
1992-10-01 Trade Paperback Authorized ed. Very Good Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 388 p.

Ships from: Sparks, NV

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:


Condition: Good
"Wear, markings, and labels from previous ownership. "

Ships from: Chicago, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by
Sending request ...

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781556153884
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press
  • Publication date: 9/28/1992
  • Edition description: Authorized ed
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 388

Table of Contents

What Microsoft Works Offers
Working at AI's Videorama
What You Need to Begin
How This Book Is Organized
Getting Down to Business
Pt. I The Works Applications
1 Microsoft Works in Perspective 3
What Is Integrated Software? 3
Features Common to All Five Microsoft Works Applications 5
Putting Microsoft Works to Work 26
2 Using the Word Processor 27
The Word Processor's Ruler 27
The Word Processor Tool Palette 29
The Word Processor Menus 30
Making the Most of the Word Processor 43
Basic Word Processor Tips 50
Putting the Word Processor to Work 54
3 Using the Spreadsheet 55
Spreadsheet Basics 55
The Spreadsheet Tool Palette 57
The Spreadsheet Menus 58
A Sample Spreadsheet 77
Making the Most of the Spreadsheet 86
Basic Spreadsheet Tips 96
Putting the Spreadsheet to Work 99
4 Using the Database 101
Database Basics 101
The Database Tool Palettes 103
The Database Menus 105
A Sample Database 121
Making the Most of the Database 131
Putting the Database to Work 139
5 Using the Draw Program 141
Drawing on the Macintosh 141
Drawing with Microsoft Works 142
The Draw Tool Palette 144
Using the Draw Tools 148
The Draw Program's Menus 155
Making the Most of the Draw Program 164
More Drawing Practice 170
6 Using the Communications Program 171
How Computers Use the Telephone 171
The Communications Tool Palette 173
The Communications Menus 174
Hooking Up a Modem 182
Choosing Connection Settings 183
Choosing Terminal Settings 186
Choosing File Transfer Settings 189
Calling Another Personal Computer 193
Capturing Text 194
Sending Information 196
Receiving Nontext Files 199
Calling an Information Service 199
Ending a Communications Session 202
Answering an Incoming Call 203
Maximizing Works Communications 203
Connecting on Your Own 207
Pt. II Projects
7 Word Processor Projects 211
A Letterhead 211
A Personal Letter 219
A Form Letter 230
More Word Processing Punch 236
8 Spreadsheet Projects 237
An Amortization Table 237
A Customer Volume Report 252
A Consolidated Spreadsheet 260
9 Database Projects 269
A Calendar 269
A Video Club Membership File 278
Creating Mailing Labels and Envelopes 295
A Tax Ledger 300
A Videotape Inventory 311
10 Draw Projects 319
A Sales Flyer 319
An Organizational Chart 330
11 Using Microsoft Works as a System 341
Moving Data with Microsoft Works 341
Using a Text File in the Database 353
A Newsletter 356
Integration Tips 369
The Rest Is Up to You 371
Index 372
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)