Word Best Practices Video

Another video in the best practices series. For Microsoft Channel 9. Have a look. This video shows what EVERYONE should know about Word. So please share it with everyone you work with as well as your loved ones. This is the best gift you can give a child: Knowledge!

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View at http://bit.ly/nitinch9word, 35 minutes. View in FULL SCREEN mode at high resolution for maximum learning. Includes links to detailed articles and sample files.

Knowledge Pack: Word Sections

This is a very powerful feature in Word which is almost unknown to the world. Here are the articles which explain the practical benefits of using sections in Word.

Unknown but extremely useful: SECTIONs in Word
How to insert landscape page in a regular Word document
Word Sections – Part 2 – Partial Multiple Columns
Word Sections – Part 3 – Headers and Footers
How to create a formal document in Word?

Enjoy!

Knowledge Pack: Track Changes in Word

Track Changes in Word is useful but also confusing – and can even be very dangerous. Read these articles to understand how to use it effectively and safely.

Too many Track Changes? Confused? Here is the solution!
Office Politics: How to enable Track Changes without the other party knowing it!
Office Politics Secrets: Practical use of Track Changes
Legal: You can be cheated using Track Changes
Comparing Compare and Combine!
Document Protection: Quick Reference

Knowledge Pack: Word Tables

A collection of articles covering nuances and usage scenarios of Word Tables.

The curious case of Column Widths in Word tables
Using Formulas in Word tables
Efficiency Test 2: Word
Efficiency Test 4: Word and Efficiency Test 4 : Word : Solution
Create complex tables in seconds
Frustration = Feature Guarantee! (Table Row breaking across pages)
Reorder Word table rows instantly
How to convert multiple column data to a simple list
Building Blocks in Word – The ultimate reuse engine
How to sort a comma separated list in alphabetical order
Table going outside the page? Three click solution.

Blocking others from editing parts of the document

Word documents stored on OneDrive and SharePoint can be edited by more than one persons simultaneously. This is a very useful and powerful feature. (Read this article for details). Each person can edit in different places. Temporarily the current paragraph is locked for others. When the document is saved, the paragraph is automatically unlocked so that others can work on it.

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