Lesson #3: Describing the elements
on the Microsoft Word Screen.
recognize locations of toolbars
recognize locations of rulers
be able to identify the different icons and their purposes
Lesson #3: The Microsoft Word
toolbars and rulers
Standard and Formatting Toolbars
The standard toolbar contains buttons that perform the
most basic operations in Word, such as open, save and print. The formatting
toolbar contains buttons which control font style and type alignment.
Vertical and Horizontal Rulers
The vertical ruler shows the vertical position of type on a
page and can control the size of the top and bottom margins. The horizontal ruler
is located under the toolbars and can change margins, tabs and indents.
uses of toolbar buttons
Standard buttons are used for printing, saving, opening
files and creating new documents.
Formatting buttons are used in changing the style and
size of type, along with changing its alignment.
In this lesson we
covered the location and uses of rulers and toolbars.
learned to identify the different buttons on the
learned how to use the different buttons on the