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The Lawyer’s Guide to Microsoft Word 2010
By Ben M. Schorr

Lending Library Number: 166

Microsoft® Word is one of the most used applications in the Microsoft® Office suite. This handy reference includes clear explanations, legal-specific descriptions, and time-saving tips for getting the most out of Microsoft Word—and customizing it for the needs of today's legal professional. Focusing on the tools and features that are essential for lawyers in their everyday practice, The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Word 2010 explains in detail the key components to help make you more effective, more efficient, and more successful.

Written specifically for lawyers by a twenty-year veteran of legal technology, this guide will introduce you to Microsoft Word 2010 and explain the key features that will help you in your daily practice, including:

  • Paragraph numbering and styles
  • The new and improved customizable ribbon
  • Creating PDF files without additional software
  • Metadata checking and cleanup, to protect your client and yourself
  • New numbering formats
  • Checkboxes for forms or lists
  • Comparing documents
  • Navigation panes
  • Assembling standard documents quickly and easily
  • Collaborative editing
  • Using images to illustrate your point
  • Backstage view
  • And much more!

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