From the Back Cover
Whether you're a Mac newbie or just eager to get going with Office 2011, start here!
If you're familiar with Office for that other operating system but new to the Mac, this book is for you. If you're a longtime Mac user but new to Office, this book is for you. And if you're upgrading from an earlier version of Office for Mac, guess what? You'll get the scoop on the latest features and upgrades. This is the key to your new Office!
What's right for you? — compare the different editions of Office 2011, choose the one you need, and install it
Find your cloud — use SkyDrive and SharePoint to share and collaborate via cloud computing
Tied with a Ribbon — discover the Ribbon, new in Office 2011
In a Word — design newsletters, save documents as Web pages, collaborate, create tables and charts, and more
Manage data with Excel — explore formatting, conditional formatting, filtering a table, and ordering with nesting
Present PowerPoint — add audio and movies, use mouseovers, and apply animation to get more punch from PowerPoint
A new Outlook — upgrade from Entourage, Outlook for Windows, or other e-mail clients and manage calendars, contacts, and e-mail
Open the book and find:
How to migrate files from Office for Windows
Tips on printing mailing labels
Ways to create custom keyboard shortcuts
Advice on building forms in Excel
How to add a movie to your PowerPoint presentation
Ways to perk up presentations with animation
How to import and manage your contacts in Outlook
Hints for handling your day with My Day
5 books in 1
Introducing Office 2011
About the Author
is a Microsoft PowerPoint MVP. His business is creating professional presentations and templates, and he manages the PowerPoint sites indezine.com and ppted.com.
James Gordon is a Microsoft MVP for Macintosh, creator of the InsertPicture add-in for Mac PowerPoint, and an Office trainer.