Creating Customized Publications with Publisher 2007

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Microsoft Office Publisher 2007 helps you expand your creativity by enabling you to customize and share a wide range of personal and business publications to suit both home and office requirements. You can use this application to quickly create and personalize professional-looking publications such as newsletters and flyers. This course explores the wide range of available templates and the creating, editing, printing, and publishing tools at your disposal. It also introduces the new features of Microsoft Publisher 2007, and delves into redesigned and enhanced familiar features.

Target Audience
Office personnel at all levels; those wishing to become familiar with Publisher 2007.

Knowledge of basic word processing and computing; familiarity with the Microsoft Windows and Office environments

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Lesson Objectives

Creating Customized Publications with Publisher 2007

  • recognize where to locate common commands in Publisher 2007
  • change placeholder text and images in a predesigned template
  • open a publication type
  • add content to a blank publication
  • customize schemes and select options
  • create new business information
  • save publication in another file format
  • create master pages for repeating page elements
  • save items to and reuse items from the Content Library
  • reformat existing publications as different publication types
  • open and customize a template
  • create a master page using items from the content library
  • add content to the publication
  • reformat publication as a new publication type
  • arrange and group objects on the page
  • add decorative text features
  • format a picture
  • use the Design Checker to find problems in a publication
  • print a publication using a desktop printer
  • recognize how to prepare for commercial printing
  • add professional touches to a publication
  • use Design Checker to check a publication
  • change the color model to prepare for professional publication
  • print a publication
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