3.2.1 Opening word processing package
- Click on start button at the bottom left corner of the taskbar on desktop
- Select the Programs option of the Start menu
- Select the Microsoft Word option from the All Programs
- A new document window is displayed each time you start word shown below.
The document window contains a number of parts that are described below:
Displays the name of the program, the name of currently active Word document,the Control menu icon, Maximize button, Minimize button a Restore and Close buttons.Double-clicking on the title bar can alter the size of the Word window
It enables to format the vertical alignment of text in a document and is also used to set tab stops on a line of text. You can select the Ruler option from the View menu to display or hide the ruler bar
It displays the information about the active document on which you are currently working. This includes the page number , the column and line number on which you have positioned you cursor.
It is a working space of MS-word. we can create the document,create table and include images etc.Depending our interest we can the document data with different types of menu available in the word package
It consists of Start button that is used to start and switch between applications that have been launched.
The Word document window consists of five View buttons-Normal view, Web Layout View, Print Layout View, Outline view and Reading Layout view at the bottom left of the hor izontal scroll bar
It is a tall blinking vertical cursor that indicates the place where the text or graphics will be placed when you insert them.
It resembles an I-beam. The pointer charges shape when it passes over certain parts of the Word document window
The Word document window consists of two scroll bars-vertical scroll bar and horizontal scroll bar. The vertical scroll bar is used to move a document vertically while the horizontal scroll bar is used to move the document horizontally.