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Microsoft Word Basics (Hands-On Training)
Date: 06/25/2014
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: CBA Law Practice Management and Technology Division
MCLE Credit: As of 06/24/2016, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.
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Microsoft Word is one of the most critical pieces of a legal professional's toolkit. Knowing your way around not only saves time, but makes you less dependent on other people in your office. Join us for a beginners guide to this powerful word processing engine. You'll be inserting tables and formatting paragraphs in no time!

In this session we will cover:
  • Toolbars & Menus
  • Formatting fonts
  • Creating bulleted lists
  • Formatting paragraphs
  • Using track changes for document review
  • Customizing Headers & Footers
  • Adding page numbers
  • Printing to PDF
  • Time saving keyboard shortcuts

Microsoft Word 2013 will be used in the training, and a wifi connection will be available. Attendees will need Microsoft Word installed on their machine prior to training.

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