There is a great deal that has not changed in WordPerfect and this great reference is really a must for any WordPerfect power user's library. I have given it some thought but I can not think of a better way to present the wealth of information given in this book. Read is the co-author of Special Edition Using Corel WordPerfect. Whether you are just looking to learn the new features of the latest version or need to know how to use the entire feature set more effectively, this book will answer all the questions you have along the way. The reading has provided me with the basic terminology and information necessary for manipulating the suite's slide and drawing program and on its spreadsheet. This is an extremely useful book and particularly thorough in its index.
Whether you are just looking to learn the new features of the latest version or need to know how to use the entire feature set more effectively, this book will answer all the questions you have along the way. Read Gilgen is Director of Learning Support Services at the University of Wisconsin. I use this feature all the time, I'm very pleased to learn p339 - again of the shortcut key Ctrl+Shift+V to do this very quickly. I like indexes and table of contents. However, this review is not about these two programs, but about the book Special Edition Using WordPerfect 12.
This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This way of thinking and working might be changing as we move toward publishing documents to the World Wide Web, or as we share documents via e-mail. New features of WordPerfect X3 are listed on pages 2 to 7. While working on a 90 page directory for our church, complete with written history, pictures, and lists of official acts in columns, I ran into a few formatting questions. I actually received a response from a Que spokesperson when I emailed my comments to them, who said the cost of two-color printing was much greater than the benefit it actually provided the consumer they did contact some consumers and WordPerfect experts for their opinions before making their decision. Whether you are just looking to learn the new features of the latest version or need to know how to use the entire feature set more effectively, this book will answer all the questions you have along the way. I already owned two reference books in the Que Using series which were a Using Corel WordPerfect 7, a 1209-page book about an older version of WordPerfect, and b Using WordPerfect Office X3, a 979-page book containing 591 pages about WordPerfect, the remainder covering QuattroPro spreadsheet software and additional pages on Presentations and publishing on the web.
Each chapter, with bulleted tips and warnings, ends with a few pages devoted to troubleshooting -- no glib assumption here that a computer program is unfailing. I've been using WordPerfect for about 20 years or more. I use this feature all the time, and believe a shortcut key would come in handy here. I need it to make sure my investment in X3 is fully realized. It seems clear, complete, and with enough detail to keep me busy when I need to know something.
A major attraction for myself and many others being the Reveal Codes function. WordPerfect Office X8 is even better!!! Nothing I type on my computer can be sent to my professors. This is clearly a commercial move rather than purely an enhancement, which brings me to my only complaint with this book, it seems to lack a critical edge. It doesn't sit on the pile near my writing computer, but it is on the bookshelf a couple of paces away. Sections in the book are organized coherently so that readers can easily, via the Table of Contents not to mention the index find the specific features of interest to them. Luckily, that is exactly what came in the mail today: a book which devotes 887 pages to WordPerfect 12.
Having used WordPerfect since version 4. At the same time someone with less experience can just start at the beginning and work forward chapter by chapter, learning to control WordPerfect a step at a time, increasing productivity with each step. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account. Anyway, this isn't enough for the manual to lose any stars in my opinion. Book Summary: The title of this book is Special Edition Using WordPerfect 12 and it was written by ,. Special Edition Using WordPerfect 12 is the most comprehensive and up-to-date book on the subject and is backed and promoted by WordPerfect Universe and wpwriter.
I am a fan of WordPerfect, especially the wonderful Reveal Codes feature. However, I was disappointed that this new Special Edition Using WordPerfect 12 was printed in one color. However, this review is not about WordPerfect vs. Want your tables easy to create an modify? You will be able to learn and grow with this book, as it provides you with reference material that will help you at all stages as you move towards software proficiency on both WordPerfect 12 and WordPerfect 11. When I go looking for something that I just can't quite bring to mind I almost always run across a couple or three interesting and useful things unrelated to the moment on the way. I have Versions X3, X5, and X6 on my various computers.
Highly recommended, but it is expensive even with the savings available from Amazon. There is also a Contents at a Glance on the very first page, as well as the Contents proper. I find the index to be well laid out, easy to read and a good combination of bold and plain text. Best word processor out there. I've got X6 and it helps a lot. I ordered this book and I found it answered my questions in lanugage I could easily understand, point by point, after looking up the difficulty in the books' Index.
Covering all of the applications within WordPerfect Office Standard including WordPerfect, Quattro Pro, and Presentations, this is an all-inclusive reference for every user. He has taught and written extensively on WordPerfect since version 2. I've always preferred WordPerfect over Word for a number of reasons, a major one being the Reveal Codes function. Even if I save a document in Word every time I reopen the program on my computer to make changes or corrections it converted back to Word Perfect. . Even with this qualification, I give it the highest rating. One of the most important features of a book such as this which is about 2 inches thick is its index.