Publisher Advanced Essentials

Publisher Advanced Essentials

Course Code PUB2013
Qualification Certificate
Payment Options Upfront & Payment Plans
Delivery Online & Correspondence
Duration 25 Hours

Publisher 2013 Advanced Essentials

If you're looking for a complete training package on the advanced features of Microsoft Publisher 2013, we've got a great solution for you! Check out the topics covered in this training package:

  • Working with multiple objects
  • Inserting text and links
  • Linking text boxes
  • Working with styles
  • Using typography tools
  • Working with images
  • Using the Graphics Manager
  • Using the mail merge wizard
  • Creating a catalog
  • Working with templates

Course Outline

Module 1: Working with Multiple Objects

  • Selecting Multiple Objects
  • Grouping Objects
  • Ungrouping Objects
  • Aligning Objects to Each Other
  • Arranging Objects
  • Review Questions

Module 2: Inserting Text and Links

  • Inserting Symbols
  • Inserting the Date and Time
  • Inserting Files
  • Inserting Objects
  • Creating Hyperlinks
  • Creating Bookmarks
  • Review Questions

Module 3: Linking Text Boxes

  • Understanding Text Box Links
  • Linking Text Boxes
  • Navigating Through Linked Text Boxes
  • Breaking Text Box Links
  • Review Questions

Module 4: Working with Styles

  • Creating a New Style
  • Modifying Styles
  • Deleting Styles
  • Importing Styles
  • Review Questions

Module 5: Using Typography Tools

  • Inserting Drop Caps
  • Choosing a Number Style
  • Choosing a Ligature Style
  • Choosing a Stylistic Set
  • Managing Swashes
  • Choosing Stylistic Alternates
  • Review Questions

Module 6: Working with Images

  • Using an Image as a Page Background
  • Cropping to a Shape
  • Cropping to Fit or Fill
  • Correcting Images
  • Recoloring Images
  • Review Questions

Module 7: Using the Graphics Manager

  • Opening the Graphics Manager
  • Setting Display and Sort Options
  • Embedding Images
  • Saving Linked Images
  • Replacing Images
  • Viewing Image Properties
  • Review Questions

Module 8: Using the Mail Merge Wizard

  • Starting the Wizard
  • Selecting Recipients
  • Previewing Results
  • Creating the Publication
  • Completing an E-Mail Merge
  • Review Questions

Module 9: Advanced Mail Merge Tasks

  • Using the Mailings Tab
  • Creating Personalized Hyperlinks
  • Printing the Recipient List
  • Saving a Shortcut to the Recipient List
  • Exporting the Recipient List
  • Review Questions

Module 10: Creating a Catalog, Part One

  • Inserting Catalog Pages
  • Choosing a Data Source
  • Creating a Data Source from Scratch
  • Choosing a Layout
  • Review Questions

Module 11: Creating a Catalog, Part Two

  • Adding Text Fields
  • Adding Picture Fields
  • Previewing the Results
  • Completing the Merge
  • Review Questions

Module 12: Working with Templates

  • Creating a Template
  • Saving a Template
  • Using a Template
  • Editing a Template
  • Review Questions
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