Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Open It! To open a document stored on your computer, click the File
tab and click Open . Choose where the file is located, such as on your
computer; then choose a folder. (If you used the file recently, it ap-
pears listed among the Recent Documents category for quick access.)
The Open dialog box appears, and you can navigate to the file and click
As you build your document, you can select text to perform various tasks, such as apply-
ing formatting, moving and copying text, or deleting text. You can select a single char-
acter, word, sentence, paragraph, or the entire document. You can use a mouse-clicking
method to select text, or you can click and drag across the words you want to select.
Double-click a word to select it. Word displays the mini toolbar with op-
tional commands you can activate, if needed.
Triple-click to select a paragraph.
Click in the left margin to select the adjacent line of text.
Triple-click in the upper-left corner of the document area (not in the header
area) to select the entire document.