OpenOffice Writer Essentials Course
Desktop Apps Training - Writer

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This is a Mini-Course is available to anyone for free. Once students have completed the course they should be able to preform basic operations in OpenOffice Writer, a word processor available on almost all Linux distributions.

Course Design
This course is designed for basic Linux users including very detailed, step-by-step instructions on how to preform common word processing tasks on OpenOffice Writer. This course on OpenOffice Writer also includes some bonus items to help teachers and instructors teach the basics of OpenOffice without losing students interest.

Writer Introduction

Understand Toolbars, Menu Bars, Title Bars

Modify The Toolbar

Open a Document

Open a Microsoft Word Document

Saving to a Microsoft Word Format

Know Your Extensions

Character Formatting

Character Formatting Window

Paragraph Format Window

Styles and Formatting

Writer Cheatsheet


Course Difficulty
The skill level of this OpenOffice Writer course is perfect for newbie-desktop users. Anyone using the graphical interface on the desktop will find the content easy to follow.

Course Support
The course author, among others, will be available for questions in the Forum.

The quizzes are there to help you focus on the main features of the desktop Caution: You will only be able to take a quiz one time and that score will be recorded. So before you take the quiz be sure you understand all of the features that you will be tested on. Click Here to take a Demo Test so that you can see how the questions will be formatted.

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