WordPerfect for Windows For Dummies, 2nd edition

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By Margaret Levine Young and David C. Kay.
February 1995, 400 pages, US$16.95. C$22.95, £15.99 ISBN 1-56884-243-0.

For novice WordPerfect users, or those who are upgrading to the Windows version, this is the book for you. It leads you through the ins and outs of WordPerfect for Windows and helps you steer clear of techie stuff you don't need to know.

Table of Contents

Part I: Introducing WordPerfect for Windows
Chapter 1: WordPerfect Basics
Chapter 2: Using the Mouse and Keyboard
Chapter 3: Crusing the Document
Chapter 4: Trashing Your Text
Chapter 5: Searching for Sanity
Chapter 6: Fooling with Blocks of Text
Chapter 7: Spelling, Grammar, and the Mighty Thesaurus

Part II: Prettying Up Your Text
Chapter 8: Charming Characters
Chapter 9: Sexy Sentences and Pretty Paragraphs
Chapter 10: Perfect Pages and Dashing Documents
Chapter 11: The WordPerfect Secret Decoder Ring
Chapter 12: Documents with Style

Part III: Things You Can Do with Documents
Chapter 13: On Paper at Last -- Printing Stuff
Chapter 14: Juggling Documents on Your Screen
Chapter 15: Juggling Files on Your Disk
Chapter 16: Dressing Your Document for Success
Chapter 17: Using Templates
Chapter 18: Creating Your Own Junk Mail
Chapter 19: Recipes for Popular Documents

Part IV: Help Me, Rhonda!
Chapter 20: Imporiving WordPerfect's Behavior
Chapter 21: Fun with Windows
Chapter 22: Solving Printing Problems
Chapter 23: Don't Panic! Read This Chapter!

Part V: The Part of Tens
Chapter 24: The Ten Not-to-Be-Broken Rules of WordPerfect
Chapter 25: Ten (or So) Awesome Tricks
Chapter 26: Ten Features We Don't Use but You Might
Appendix: Installing WordPerfect for Windows

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