Word 2002 Accessibility Tutorials

The downloadable document below includes step by step instructions on how to use the many accessibility features available in Word 2002. Accessibility tutorials are provided for the topics in the following list.

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Using Keyboard Shortcuts

  • View and Print a List of Shortcut Keys
  • Show or Hide Shortcut Keys in ScreenTips
  • Assign a Shortcut Key to a Command or Other Item

Adjusting Size, Zoom, and Format Options

  • Zoom In or Zoom Out in a Document
  • Change the Size of a Toolbar Button

Customizing Menus and Toolbars

  • Display or Hide a Toolbar
  • Show All Commands on Menus
  • Create a Custom Toolbar
  • Add a Button, Menu or Command

Choosing Color and Sound Options

  • Change the Color of Text
  • Turn Sounds On or Off for Buttons, Menus, and Other Screen Elements
  • Get Sound or Visual Notification

Automating Tasks

  • Correct Misspelled Words As You Type
  • Quickly Set AutoCorrect and Paste Options
  • Add AutoCorrect Entries for Misspellings and Typos
  • Use AutoComplete
  • Make AutoText Entries for Frequently Used Text
  • Store Text and Graphics to Insert Later
  • Collect and Paste Among Programs

Installing and Training Speech Recognition

  • Install and Train Speech Recognition Through Word
  • Install and Train by Doing a Custom Installation
  • Train Speech Recognition the First Time You Use Speech in an Office Program

Installing and Using Office XP

  • Installing Microsoft Office XP
  • Activating Your Copy of Office
  • Using Office XP Help

Windows XP

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