Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
• Privacy Options Provides you with settings with which you to choose whether
Word connects to the Internet when you search for help, whether files can be
periodically downloaded to log problems with the software, and whether you are signed
up for the Customer Experience Improvement Program. Additionally, you can choose
document-specific settings (such as whether you are alerted before you send or print
a document that has comments and tracking turned on) and translation and research
If you’re interested in setting up parental controls for Word, go to the Trust Center,
click Privacy Options, and then click Research Options. Parental Control is available in
the lower-right corner of the Research Options dialog box.
Customizing Backstage View
A s you can see, Backstage view is designed not only to offer you access to the tools
that you need to work with your document but also helps you find important
information about the preferences you’ve selected for your file.
The design of Backstage view works similarly to the Ribbon, with tabs, groups, and a
variety of techniques for selecting the tools and settings you want to use. Developers
can customize Backstage view to incorporate project workflows and display custom
information and interactive controls related to specific business tasks.
For more information on extending and customizing the design of Backstage view, see
this video produced by the Office Developer Center on extending the functionality of
Backstage view: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/ofice/ee722027.aspx .
In this chapter, you learned all about the approach and function of Backstage view, which
gives you the tools you need to work with the files you create in Word 2010. You learned
how you can display and work with document properties; create, protect, and share files;
get help; and set your preferences for the way you want Word 2010 to operate. The next
chapter moves into the document creation part of the process by showing you how to
design professional-looking documents in Word 2010.