Corel WordPerfect X3 Course Outline

Corel WordPerfect X3

Section 1: Word Processing Basics

Lesson 1.1: Getting Started

Common Word Processors

Opening the Word Processor

Using the Application (WordPerfect X3)

Getting Help

Closing the Application


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Lesson 1.2: Creating a Document

Creating a Blank Document

Entering Text

Adding Symbols and Special Characters

Editing Text

Deleting Text


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Lesson 1.3: Working With Files

Creating a Document from a Template

Saving a Document for the First Time

Saving a Document for the Second Time

Opening a Document

Switching Between Open Documents

Closing Documents


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Lesson 1.4: Editing Tools, Part 1

Selecting Text with the Mouse

Selecting Text with the Keyboard

Selecting Text with a Menu

Tips and Tricks

Using Undo and Redo

Using Cut, Copy, and Paste


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Lesson 1.5: Editing Tools, Part 2

Find and Replace

Checking Spelling and Grammar as You Type

Performing a Spelling and Grammar Check

Adding Words to the Dictionary


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Lesson 1.6: Viewing Tools

Changing Your View

Using Zoom

Showing and Hiding Toolbars

Showing and Hiding Paragraph Marks

Changing Basic Options


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Section 1: Case Study

Section 1: Review Questions

Section 2: Formatting a Document

Lesson 2.1: Formatting Text

Changing the Font Type

Changing Font Size

Changing Font Color

Applying Basic Effects

Applying Advanced Effects


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Lesson 2.2: Advanced Text Formatting Tools


Using Styles

Changing Case

Using Automatic Hyphenation


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Lesson 2.3: Formatting Paragraphs

Using Line Breaks and Page Breaks

Aligning Text

Indenting Paragraphs

Changing Paragraph Spacing


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Lesson 2.4: Advanced Paragraph and List Tools

Applying Bullets or Numbers

Removing Bullets or Numbering

Changing the Style of Bullets and Numbers

Continuing or Restarting Numbers

Adding Paragraph Borders

Adding Paragraph Shading


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Lesson 2.5: Tabs

The Ruler

Types of Tabs

Setting Tabs

Using Tabs

Removing Tabs


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Lesson 2.6: Finishing Touches

Adding Page Numbers

Creating Headers and Footers

Adding Text to Headers and Footers

Modifying Headers and Footers

Changing Margins

Changing Page Orientation and Size


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Section 2: Case Study

Section 2: Review Questions

Section 3: Advanced Document Tasks

Lesson 3.1: Basic Table Tasks

Creating Tables

Adding Data to a Table

Selecting a Table or Table Part

Inserting and Deleting Rows or Columns


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Lesson 3.2: Advanced Table Tasks

Changing Column Width

Modifying Borders and Shading

Creating a Chart from a Table

Chart Editing


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Lesson 3.3: Working With Images

Adding a Picture from a File

Adding a Picture from the Scrapbook

Moving and Resizing Pictures

Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Pictures


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Lesson 3.4: Working With Mail Merge

What is Mail Merge?

Creating a Data File

Creating Your Document

Performing the Merge


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Lesson 3.5: Printing Tools

Using Print Preview

Print Commands

Choosing Page Range

Choosing the Number of Copies

Modifying Printer Settings

Printing the Document


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Section 3: Case Study

Section 3: Review Questions


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