Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac by Steve Schwartz
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Visual QuickStart Guides, designed in an attractive tutorial and reference format, are the quickest, easiest, and most thorough way to learn applications, tasks, and technologies. The Visual QuickStart Guides are a smart choice and guide the learner in a friendly and respectful tone. Visually presented with copious screenshots, the focused discussions by topic and tasks make learning a breeze and quickly take you to exactly what you want to learn.

Microsoft Office 2011 for Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide, written by best-selling author Steve Schwartz, has been extensively rewritten to provide expanded coverage of the core Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, provides in-depth instructions on many of the new features and changes introduced in Office 2011, and offers a thorough introduction to the Office Web Apps. Coverage of each application is jam-packed with information and tips that not only explain HOW to perform a task, but WHY you need this procedure and WHEN it's best to use it.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introducing Office 2011
Chapter 2: Office Basics
Chapter 3: Working with Graphics

Chapter 4: Introducing Word 2011
Chapter 5: Document Formatting
Chapter 6: Text Formatting
Chapter 7: Creating Tables
Chapter 8: Working in Other Views
Chapter 9: Other Word Features

Chapter 10: Spreadsheet Essentials
Chapter 11: Modifying Worksheets
Chapter 12: Formulas and Functions
Chapter 13: Working with Tables
Chapter 14: Charts and Graphs
Chapter 15: Database Techniques
Chapter 16: Sharing Workbooks

Chapter 17: Creating a Presentation
Chapter 18: Charts and Tables
Chapter 19: Wrapping up a Presentation

Chapter 20: Introducing Outlook
Chapter 21: Email
Chapter 22: Contacts
Chapter 23: Calendar
Chapter 24: Tasks
Chapter 25: Notes
Chapter 26: My Day

Chapter 27: Combining Office Data
Chapter 28: Office 2011 and the Internet
Chapter 29: The Office Web Apps



About Steve Schwartz

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Steve Schwartz got an early start as a computer industry writer and author. Immediately after buying an Apple II+ in 1978, he began writing regularly for the computer magazines of the day. Since then, he has written hundreds of articles for major publications, including Macworld, PC World, InfoWorld, and Computerworld. He is also the author of more than 60 books on game and computer topics, including guides to business/productivity software (Microsoft Office, Access, and FileMaker Pro), Internet software (Internet Explorer, Outlook Express, Entourage, and Gmail), and graphics/imageediting software (Picasa, Picture It!, Digital Image Suite, and CorelDRAW).   Before becoming a full-time writer in 1990, Steve served as editor-in-chief for Software Digest and technical services director for Funk Software. He also authored the first trade paperback on the then-new Nintendo phenomenon: Compute!’s Guide to Nintendo Games.   Steve has a Ph.D. in psychology, consults on game and database design issues, and lives in the fictional town of Lizard Spit, Arizona. You can see the complete list of his published books at
Published February 11, 2011 by Peachpit Press. 544 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Computers & Technology. Non-fiction

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