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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Exploring Microsoft Word 2007 with Jaws

Author Toni Fraser set out to learn how to use Microsoft Word, but she found that while many state agencies across the country had started to use and teach Word 07, her state had not. She saw the need and decided to write this book.

Fraser writes the book using Word 2007, JAWS 11, and Windows 7, but the book's lessons apply to any version of Windows that can run Office 2007 with JAWS versions 8 and above. She covers the Microsoft Word and JAWS keystrokes, showing how JAWS "speaks" what many things are - and that it doesn't have to be scary!

Note: The ASCII Text edition also includes a Microsoft Word edition. Select "ASCII Text" - either CD-ROM or Download - from the drop-down list, and you will receive both the ASCII Text and Word editions.

Chapters include:

  • Definition of Terms
  • Navigating the Ribbon
  • The Office Menu
  • The Quick Access Toolbar
  • The Home Tab
  • The Insert Tab
  • Page Layout
  • Mailings
  • Protecting Documents
  • Keyboard Commands appendix
  • Backing Up Your Files and Computer
Click this link to purchase Exploring Microsoft Word 2007 with Jaws (WORD2007) from.

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