Exam 77-601

MOS: Using Microsoft Office Word 2007

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  • Published: February 28, 2007
  • Languages: English, Russian
  • Audiences: Information workers
  • Technology: Microsoft Office Word 2007
  • Credit toward certification: MOS

Convince your boss email

Copy the following content into an email message to your boss and update [the bracketed text] with the appropriate content.

Dear [your boss's name]:

I'd like to expand and prove my technical skills by earning a Microsoft Certification. My next step is taking Exam 77-601. The registration fee is $150.00 USD.

When I pass this certification, you'll have proof of my ability to work with Microsoft Office Word 2007. Microsoft has training and online resources to help me prepare for the exam. I believe I'll be more effective and productive after achieving this valuable technical certification.

Let me know if you have any questions. In the meantime, you can find out more about this exam at http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en-us/exam-77-601.aspx. As you can see, the exam validates skills that are crucial to our team's success.

Thank you for your support,

[your name]

Skills measured

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below. The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions you are likely to see on that content area on the exam.

Please note that the questions may test on, but will not be limited to, the topics described in the bulleted text.

  • Create and format documents, lay out documents, make documents and content easier to find, personalize Office Word 2007

  • Format text and paragraphs, manipulate text, control pagination

  • Insert illustrations, format illustrations, format text graphically, insert and modify text boxes

  • Structure content by using Quick Parts, use tables and lists to organize content, modify tables, insert and format references and captions, merge documents and data sources

  • Navigate documents; compare and merge document versions; manage tracked changes; insert, modify, and delete comments

Prepare documents for sharing, control document access, attach digital signatures

Preparation options

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Published: January 2007

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Who should take this exam?

Candidates for this exam should have the equivalent of six months to one year of hands-on experience creating business deliverables with Microsoft Office Word 2007 and might have experience with previous versions of Office Word. These candidates are especially strong in creating, customizing, and organizing documents by using formatting and visual content that is appropriate for the information presented. They are also strong in reviewing, sharing, and securing content.

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