Quick Course in Microsoft Publisher 2000 / Edition 1

Quick Course in Microsoft Publisher 2000 / Edition 1

by Joyce Cox, Christina Dudley
     
 

ISBN-10: 1582780072

ISBN-13: 9781582780078

Pub. Date: 01/28/1999

Publisher: Nelson Education Limited

Readers will learn about Publisher 2000 by creating a postcard, flyer, brochure, newsletter, and Web page. They will also look at ways to fine-tune their files, make page adjustments, and create materials for bulk mailings.

Overview

Readers will learn about Publisher 2000 by creating a postcard, flyer, brochure, newsletter, and Web page. They will also look at ways to fine-tune their files, make page adjustments, and create materials for bulk mailings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582780078
Publisher:
Nelson Education Limited
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Series:
Quick Course Ser.
Edition description:
Education/Training Edition
Pages:
178
Product dimensions:
8.03(w) x 10.14(h) x 0.43(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Part 1Learning the Basics
1Creating a Simple Presentation2
Using a Wizard to Create a Publication6
Saving a Publication15
Moving Around a Publication17
Zooming In and Out18
Identifying Parts of a Publication19
Working with Text20
Deleting Text22
Moving and Copying Text22
Undoing and Redoing Commands24
Using a Wizard to Make Design Changes24
Changing the Basic Design25
Changing the Color Scheme26
Checking Spelling27
Printing Publications29
Using Existing Information in a New Publication30
Getting Help32
Quitting Publisher35
2Developing a More Complex Publication36
Using a Design Set to Create a Publication38
Reusing Text from Another Publication41
Working with Frames44
Sizing Frames44
Adding and Deleting Frames46
Moving Frames47
Using the Size And Position Dialog Box48
Using Ruler Guides49
Changing the Look of Words and Paragraphs50
Making Headings Stand Out51
Adding Borders and Shading53
Changing Text Colors56
Adding a Drop Cap57
Setting Up Multiple Columns58
Working with Lists60
Creating Custom Styles61
3Adding Visual Elements66
Adding Visual Text Elements70
Creating a Logo70
Using WordArt for Fancy Type Effects73
Working with Template Tables76
Adding Graphics to a Publication80
Searching for Graphics82
Sizing and Positioning Graphics84
Changing Graphic Colors86
Using the Drawing Tools to Create Graphic Shapes88
Grouping Objects89
Rotating Objects90
Part 2Building Proficiency
4Designing a Longer Publication94
Design Decisions97
Determining the Type of Audience98
Determining What's Most Important99
Determining Which Graphics to Use101
Editorial Decisions102
Copyfitting by Editing102
Flowing Text from Frame to Frame104
Filling Blank Areas107
Creating Tables from Scratch112
Changing Column Width and Row Height113
Adding a Title114
Formatting Tables116
Working with Forms118
Customizing Forms120
5Creating a Custom Template124
Creating a Publication Template126
Saving a Custom Template127
Adding Design Elements128
Adding Objects to the Background134
Adding Graphics134
Adding Headers and Footers136
Moving Objects to the Background137
Creating a Custom Color Scheme138
Creating a Publication Based on a Custom Template142
6More About Printing and Publishing146
Making Final Adjustments148
Adjusting the Page Setup150
Printing Mass Mailings152
Creating the Data Source153
Completing the Main Publication155
Merging the Publications157
Sending a Publication to a Printing Service158
Publishing on the Web161
Creating a Web Site162
Adjusting Color and Background167
Previewing a Web Page170

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