Word 2007 Basic

What does this course offer you?

In this elearning course you will get to know the basic functions of word processing, including opening, editing and saving Word documents as well as designing text layouts by means of varying formats. For this purpose you will get to know the options of character, paragraph and page formatting in Word 2007. Furthermore, you will learn which scope for design the use of tables, tabs and graphics has to offer. The automatic hyphenation as well as ways to check spelling and grammar will also be presented in this course.

What does this course include?

In addition to the instructional content, practice exercises and test questions are also included.


Course Topics

  • The Benefits of Word Processing with Word

  • Starting and Ending Word
  • The Word Application Window
  • Calling Up Commands in Word
  • Reducing, Increasing and Moving the Text Display

  • Text Input and Simple Corrections
  • Displaying the Formatting Marks
  • Selecting Text
  • Quick Text Formatting
  • Deleting, Overtyping and Undoing
  • The Click and Type Function
  • Special Features of Text Input
  • Printing Documents
  • Saving and Closing Documents
  • Creating and Opening Documents
  • Switching Between Open Documents

  • Moving and Copying Text with the Mouse
  • Moving and Copying Text with the Clipboard
  • Finding and Replacing Text
  • Tips for Text Input
  • Checking Spelling and Grammar
  • Hyphenating Words Correctly

  • Overview of Formatting Types
  • Applying Character Formatting
  • Formatting Paragraphs
  • Indenting Paragraphs
  • Formatting Pages
  • Using Practical Formatting Features
  • Text Layout using Themes

  • Basics of Tab Stops
  • Editing Tab Stops Using the Mouse
  • Working With the Tabs Dialog Box
  • Using Bullets and Numbering
  • Options for Bullets and Numbering
  • Creating Multilevel Lists
  • Using Borders, Lines and Shading
  • Inserting Symbols in Text
  • Inserting Date and Time
  • Creating a Simple Document Template

  • Using Styles
  • Quickly Switching All Styles
  • Creating and Editing Own Styles

  • Inserting Graphics
  • Editing Graphics
  • Positioning Graphics

  • Creating Tables
  • Selecting or Deleting Parts of a Table
  • Positioning and Aligning a Table
  • Adjusting Column Width and Row Height
  • Editing Columns and Rows
  • Drawing a Table
  • General Table Editing and Formatting
  • Using Table Styles
  • Converting a Table to Text and Vice Versa
  • Inserting an Excel Table

Technical Specifications


  • Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8
  • Internet Explorer 7 / 8 / 9* / 10* /11*
  • Firefox 10 or higher
  • “Script ActiveX controls marked safe for scripting” must be enabled

* In Internet Explorer 8 and higher, the Internet Explorer 7 "Compatibility Mode" is used to guarantee the optimal display of course content.

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