Advanced Word Processing – Text Wrapping

Apply text wrapping options for graphical objects (picture, image, chart, diagram, drawn object), tables. Text wrapping is the method by which the text is arranged around an image or some other object in a document. There are different types of … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Find and Replace

Use find and replace options like: font formats, paragraph formats, paragraph marks, page breaks. Find and replace options in Writer help us to find a particular block of data in the document and then replace this block with some other … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Paste Special

Use paste special options: formatted text, unformatted text. To use the paste special option of Writer, first of all copy some text. To copy text, select the text which needs to be copied and then right-click on that selected text … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Paragraphs

Apply line spacing within paragraphs: at least, exactly/ fixed, multiple/proportional. Line spacing defines the distance or gap between individual lines in a paragraph. To apply line spacing within paragraphs, right-click once anywhere on the paragraph for which line spacing needs … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Lists

Apply, modify outline numbering in multi-level lists. To apply outline numbering in multi-level lists, click on ‘Format’ from the main menu bar, and from the resulting drop-down menu, click on ‘Bullets and Numbering’. This will open the ‘Bullets and Numbering’ … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Styles

Create, modify, and update a character style. A character style is a template which is used to define the styling for a character in LibreOffice Writer. A character style can be applied to a character and the character will take … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Paragraph Styles

Create, modify, and update a paragraph style. A paragraph style is a template which is used to define the styling for a paragraph in LibreOffice Writer. A paragraph style can be applied to a paragraph and the paragraph will take … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Columns

Apply multiple column layouts. Change number of columns in a column layout. To apply multiple column layouts, click on ‘Format’ from the main menu bar and from the resulting drop-down menu, click on ‘Columns’. This will open the ‘Columns’ dialog … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Column Breaks

Insert, delete a column break. To insert a column break, first of all place the mouse pointer at the point where you want to insert the column break. Now click on ‘Insert’ from the main menu bar and from the … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Table Styles

Apply a table auto format/table style. To apply a table auto format/table style to a table in LibreOffice Writer, first of all click once anywhere inside the table to which the auto formatting needs to be applied. After this, click … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Table Cells

Merge, split cells in a table. To merge cells in a table, first of all select the cells which need to be merged. After this, click on ‘Table’ from the main menu bar and from the resulting drop-down menu, click … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Text in Table Cells

Change cell text alignment and direction. To change the text alignment inside the cells of a table, right-click once anywhere inside the table and form the resulting menu, click on ‘Edit Paragraph Style’. This will open the ‘Paragraph Style’ dialog … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Table Headings

Automatically repeat heading row(s) at the top of each page. To automatically repeat heading rows of a table at the top of each page, first of all select the heading row of the table. After this, click on ‘Table’ from … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Table Breaks

Allow, do not allow row(s) to break across pages. To allow rows of a table to break across pages in a document, right-click once anywhere inside the table and form the resulting menu, click on ‘Table’. This will open the … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Captions

Add a caption above, below a graphical object or table. In simple terms, a caption is a title or a small introduction or description which describes any graphical object or a table in small detail. In LibreOffice Writer, we can … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Footnotes and Endnotes

Insert, modify footnotes, endnotes. Footnotes and Endnotes in a document are used to give credit to sources of any material which is being borrowed, summarized or paraphrased in that document. They are intended to refer readers to the exact pages … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Table of Contents

Create, update a table of contents based on specified heading styles and formats. Writer’s table of contents feature lets you build an automated table of contents from the headings in your document. These entries are automatically generated as hyperlinks in … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Index Entry

Mark an index: main entry, subentry. Delete a marked index entry. An index entry is a technique which helps us in defining some areas in a document which we might need to be used as the headings in a table … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Bookmarks

Add, delete a bookmark. A bookmark is a simple tool using which you can save shortcuts to some particular parts of a document and can reach those parts of the document directly by simply clicking on the bookmark. … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – References

Create, delete a cross-reference to: numbered item, heading, bookmark, figure, and table. A cross reference is simply a reference from one part of the document to some other part of the document which contains related information. This simply means that … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Using Fields

Insert, delete fields like: author, file name and path. In Writer, fields are one of the most useful features. We can use fields for a number of different purposes. Fields are used to enter standard data blocks into a document. … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Forms

Create, modify a form using available form field options: text field, check box, drop-down menu. We all know what forms are. They help in presenting the data in a better and more efficient way, they are used in a variety … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Templates

Modify a template. A template is simply a format based on which a new document will get created in Writer. There are a number of templates which are already present in Writer and if we want to have our own … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Linking

Insert, edit, and remove a hyperlink. Hyperlinks are used to jump to a different location from within a document and this location can be in the same file, in different files and also some websites. … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Embedding

Embed data into a document as an object. One of the most amazing features of Writer is that it enables us to embed data into a document as an object. This means that we can insert any form of data, … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Automatic Text Correction

Create, modify, and delete automatic text correction entries. Automatic text correction means that a particular word will get automatically replaced with another word. This is very useful when we want to avoid using a particular word or when we commonly … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Automatic Text Entry

Create, modify, insert, and delete automatic text entries. Automatic text entry means that a particular word will get automatically inserted into the document when only a pre-defined shortcut for that word is typed. This means that we can define shortcuts … Take lesson

Advanced Word Processing – Run a Macro

To run a macro, click on ‘Tools’ from the main menu bar. From the resulting drop-down menu, click on ‘Macros’, and from the sub-menu which gets displayed, click on ‘Run Macro’. This will open the ‘Macro Selector’ dialog box. … Take lesson