Get To Grips With... Word 2010

This tutorial introduces you to the new look of Word 2010. You'll be introduced to the new programme layout, and learn how to navigate to different parts of the programme.

In particular you'll be shown how to use the ribbon system, which is where you have to go to find the more powerful features of Word 2010. Jaws users will also be introduced to the virtual ribbon system developed by Freedom Scientific.

You'll also be introduced to the new document format (DOCX), and learn how to use the older (DOC) format to enable people using previous versions of Word to read your documents.

Lesson plan

The Get To Grips With... Word 2010 tutorial for Jaws includes the following lessons:

  1. Introduction to Word 2010.
  2. Working with documents.
  3. Editing documents.
  4. Formatting text.
  5. Paragraph formatting.
  6. Page formatting.
  7. Proofing and printing a document.