About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code DPU16L1
Duration 1 Day

Microsoft Publisher is a desktop publishing software application capable of producing newsletters, brochures, business cards, postcards, flyers and other printed publications. Publisher offers a large selection of 'building blocks' that can be dragged into your documents, helping you to create page elements such as calendars, newsletter sidebars, and borders. Publisher integrates mail merge features and allows for export of publications as HTML web pages or PDF documents.

Target Audience:
This course was designed for end users with a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word who need to learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2016 to create, layout, edit and share publications.

What’s included

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Tutor Support

Prerequisites

  • Use a mouse
  • Type and use a keyboard
  • Navigate through Windows files and folders
  • Work with Windows - minimise, maximise, open and close
  • Save a file
  • Use the Save As option

Delegates will learn how to

  • Perform basic tasks in the Microsoft Publisher interface
  • Add content to a publication
  • Format text and paragraphs in a publication
  • Manage text in a publication
  • Work with graphics in a publication
  • Prepare a publication for printing and sharing

Outline

Module 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Publisher 2016

  • Navigate the Interface
  • Customise the Publisher Interface
  • Create a Publication

Module 2: Adding Content to a Publication

  • Add Text to a Publication
  • Add Pages and Picture Placeholders to a Publication
  • Control the Display of Content in Text Boxes
  • Apply Building Blocks to a Publication

Module 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs in a Publication

  • Format Text
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Apply Schemes

Module 4: Managing Text in a Publication

  • Edit Text in a Publication
  • Work with Tables
  • Insert Symbols and Special Characters

Module 5: Working with Graphics in a Publication

  • Insert Graphics in a Publication
  • Customise the Appearance of Pictures

Module 6: Preparing a Publication for Sharing and Printing

  • Check the Design of a Publication
  • Save a Publication in Different Formats
  • Print a Publication
  • Share a Publication

Appendix A: Automating Communication Using Mail Merge

Appendix B: New Features in Publisher 2016


Essentials

1 Day

Duration
Microsoft Office
Delivery Method

Delivery method

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Receive classroom training at one of our nationwide training centres, or attend remotely via web access from anywhere.

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