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Office 2013 All-In-One For Dummies [NOOK Book]


10 books in 1

  • Common Office Tasks
  • Word 2013
  • Excel® 2013
  • PowerPoint® 2013
  • OneNote® 2013
  • Outlook® ...
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Office 2013 All-In-One For Dummies

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10 books in 1

  • Common Office Tasks
  • Word 2013
  • Excel® 2013
  • PowerPoint® 2013
  • OneNote® 2013
  • Outlook® 2013
  • Access® 2013
  • Working with Charts and Graphics
  • Office 2013 — One Step Beyond
  • File Sharing and Collaboration

Want to get things done with Office 2013? This book is for you!

Technology is supposed to help us get things done faster and more efficiently. With the tips, shortcuts, and how-tos in this book, you'll be able to do just that with Office 2013. Master all the features the different applications have in common, and then learn how to get the most from each individual part of Office, use Office Web Apps, and more!

  • They're a set — discover the commands and features that are common to all the Office programs
  • Words and numbers — learn how to create every type of document in Word and how to crunch numbers, design worksheets, and analyze data with Excel
  • "Wow" presentations — put together and deliver PowerPoint presentations that get attention and really communicate
  • Your note-taking assistant — find out how OneNote helps you keep written, audio, and video notes and even link them to web pages
  • An organized Outlook — track and manage e-mail, contacts, tasks, and calendars with Outlook
  • Access data — create an Access database and discover how useful it can be
  • Unlock more surprises — explore customizing Office, creating brochures and newsletters with Publisher, managing folders on SkyDrive, and more

Open the book and find:

  • Tips for customizing Office
  • How to create professional- looking Word documents
  • A quick course in Excel formulas and functions
  • Hints for creating picture-perfect PowerPoint slides
  • The art of OneNote note-taking
  • How Outlook can keep you organized
  • Cool ways to build eye-popping charts
  • Secrets of successful collaboration
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118550250
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 2/28/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 816
  • Sales rank: 223,610
  • File size: 24 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Peter Weverka is a veteran technology author with several For Dummies titles to his credit, including multiple editions of Office All-in-One For Dummies. He's also written books on Word, PowerPoint, OneNote, Quicken, and Internet tools.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Book I: Common Office Tasks 7

Chapter 1: Office Nuts and Bolts 9

Chapter 2: Wrestling with the Text 29

Chapter 3: Speed Techniques Worth Knowing About 47

Book II: Word 2013 55

Chapter 1: Speed Techniques for Using Word 57

Chapter 2: Laying Out Text and Pages 75

Chapter 3: Word Styles 99

Chapter 4: Constructing the Perfect Table 115

Chapter 5: Taking Advantage of the Proofing Tools 139

Chapter 6: Desktop Publishing with Word 159

Chapter 7: Getting Word’s Help with Office Chores 177

Chapter 8: Tools for Reports and Scholarly Papers 197

Book III: Excel 2013 219

Chapter 1: Up and Running with Excel 221

Chapter 2: Refining Your Worksheet 239

Chapter 3: Formulas and Functions for Crunching Numbers 253

Chapter 4: Making a Worksheet Easier to Read and Understand 275

Chapter 5: Advanced Techniques for Analyzing Data 293

Book IV: PowerPoint 2013 307

Chapter 1: Getting Started in PowerPoint 309

Chapter 2: Fashioning a Look for Your Presentation 331

Chapter 3: Entering the Text 347

Chapter 4: Making Your Presentations Livelier 363

Chapter 5: Delivering a Presentation 379

Book V: OneNote 2013 401

Chapter 1: Up and Running with OneNote 403

Chapter 2: Taking Notes 415

Chapter 3: Finding and Organizing Your Notes 431

Book VI: Outlook 2013 439

Chapter 1: Outlook Basics 441

Chapter 2: Maintaining the Contacts Folder 455

Chapter 3: Handling Your E-Mail 465

Chapter 4: Managing Your Time and Schedule 489

Chapter 5: Tasks, Reminders, and Notes 497

Book VII: Access 2013 505

Chapter 1: Introducing Access 507

Chapter 2: Building Your Database Tables 521

Chapter 3: Entering the Data 549

Chapter 4: Sorting, Querying, and Filtering for Data 559

Chapter 5: Presenting Data in a Report 579

Book VIII: Working with Charts and Graphics 583

Chapter 1: Creating a Chart 585

Chapter 2: Making a SmartArt Diagram 603

Chapter 3: Handling Graphics, Photos, and Clip Art 623

Chapter 4: Drawing and Manipulating Lines, Shapes, and Other Objects 641

Book IX: Office 2013: One Step Beyond 671

Chapter 1: Customizing an Offi ce Program 673

Chapter 2: Ways of Distributing Your Work 687

Chapter 3: Working with Publisher 697

Book X: File Sharing and Collaborating 713

Chapter 1: Preparing to Use the Offi ce Web Apps 715

Chapter 2: Using the Offi ce Web Apps 725

Chapter 3: Sharing and Collaborating 733

Index 743

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