MS Word SubTopics
block operation is used to refer to working with a subset of data
To highlight means to select a subset of data you want to work with and this is done with either a mouse or a keyboard.
Editing modes provides the user with a variety of editing options. There are two types of editing modes namely: Insert mode and typeover mode
Implies that when text is inserted between words or characters, it pushes the existing text to the right as you type.
To restore deleted text, use the undo command (Ctrl+V) either use the undo control from the quick launch toolbar
The find command and is a feature that searches for a word or phrase in a block of text
To use the find command;
1. On the home tab under editing group select the find control option
2. On the task window that appears, type the phrase you want search; the phrase will automatically highlight the searched phrase
3. To customize advanced search, click on the down arrow right of the text box then choose options option or advanced search option then more button
a) Match case option; Searches for a phrase that matches the case of the search phrase
b) Find whole words only; searches for a phrase that holistically matches the searched phrase
c) Use wildcards; a wildcard is a character that will match any character or sequence of characters in a search e.g. k* searches for any word that begins with k
d) Sound like; searches for phrases that sounds same in pronunciation
e) Find all word forms; Check this option to find singular, plural, present tense, past tense, and participle forms of the word you're searching for.