Intro to Office

Intro to Office Basics

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When you learn the Office basics on your PC, Mac, or mobile device, you'll be able to:

  • Find what you need or get help and training with Tell Me.

  • Use templates to create professional documents.

  • Express complex ideas and data with SmartArt and Charts.

  • Collaborate in shared documents whether you're working offline, online, or simultaneously with others.

  • Work seamlessly anywhere with your favorite Office apps and pick up where you left off on any device.

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When you put words to a page, balance a budget, or share your latest idea, Office is at the center of your work.

Whether you’re a pro or brand new, knowing the basics helps bring your work to the next level.

With the latest version of Office, Tell Me lets you ask for help in your own words. Just type what you want.

You can use SmartArt to share your ideas visually, templates to give your documents a professional look and Charts, Styles and Themes to help your pages stand out.

When you're ready, you can collaborate on a document at the same time with others.

Share feedback in comments, and keep track of changes while you work together to turn that drab budget into a world-class report.

When you're finished, store and share your files with OneDrive, so you can get to them from anywhere.

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