R3 200

Microsoft Office Publisher Essentials

Candidates learn the skills they need to effectively use Microsoft Office Publisher 2016. The students start with the basics and rapidly progress through the various features that make this program such a useful tool for desktop publishing.

1. The Basics

  • Getting Started
  • Signing In
  • Creating a New Publication
  • About the Scratch Area
  • Saving a Publication
  • Opening a Publication


2. Your First Publication

  • Creating a Text Box
  • Typing and Deleting Text
  • Selecting Text
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Using Cut, Copy and Paste
  • Using Drag and Drop


3. Working with Pages

  • Inserting Pages
  • Navigating Through Pages
  • Deleting Pages
  • Renaming Pages
  • Creating a Page Background
  • Changing the Color and Front Scheme


4. Formatting Text

  • Changing the Front Face, Size and Color
  • Applying Text Effects
  • Changing Character Spacing
  • Working with the Font Dialog
  • Using the Format Painter
  • Clearing Formatting


5. Working with Objects

  • Selecting an Object
  • Resizing an Object
  • Moving an Object
  • Rotating an Object
  • Deleting an Object
  • About Contextual Tabs and the Mini Toolbar


6. Illustrating Your Publication

  • Inserting Local Images
  • Inserting Online Images
  • Inserting a Picture Placeholder
  • Inserting Shapes
  • Inserting WordArt
  • Inserting Tables


7. Inserting Building Blocks

  • Insert Page Parts
  • Inserting Calendars
  • Inserting Borders and Accents
  • Inserting Advertisements


8. Using Business Information

  • Setting up Business Information
  • Managing Business Information Sets
  • Inserting Business Information Fields
  • Adding Building Blocks to the Business Information Gallery


9. The Finishing Touches

  • Checking Spelling
  • Inserting Page Numbers
  • Adding Headers and Footers
  • Running the Design Checker


10. Using Master Pages

  • Understanding Master Pages
  • Creating and Editing a Master Page
  • Sending Objects to the Master Page
  • Appling a Master Page
  • Removing a Master Page


11. Printing and Sharing Your Publication

  • Saving a Publication as PDF or XPS
  • Saving a Publication for Commercial Printing
  • Saving a Publication for Photo Printing
  • Printing a Publication
  • E-mailing a Publication


12. Customizing the Interface

  • Collapsing and Expanding the Ribbon
  • Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Hiding and Showing Ribbon Tabs
  • Creating Custom Ribbon Tabs
  • Resetting Interface Changes

Course Days: 3 Days