Office 2003 Bible

by Edward Willett, Allen Wyatt, Bill Rodgers
November 2003, 1176 pages

Targets how to effectively and efficiently use data, text, and graphics from one Office application in another Office application.

* Features less emphasis on macros and programming and more focus on enhancements
* Improved content and topical selection compared to previous editions
Office 2003 now has everything you need to conduct business, and everything you need to know about Word, Excel, OutlookR, PowerPointR, Access, and FrontPageR is right in these pages. From the basics like opening and saving documents to the complexities of sharing data with XML, you'll find reliable, step-by-step information.

It's a manual for each application and a guide to the integrated suite, all in one convenient volume.

Inside, you'll find complete coverage of Office 2003

* Tame Office 2003's unique interface features, including task panes and personalized menus
* Enhance Word documents with tables, graphics, styles, and templates, and collaborate with other users
* Develop useful Excel spreadsheets with charts, formulas, and functions
* Navigate Outlook's new mail view, reading pane, and navigation pane and make the layout serve your information-management needs
* Block worms, viruses, and spam with Outlook's improved security
* Create PowerPoint presentations with graphics and data from Word and Excel
* Manage your data with Access wizards, AutoForm, and reports
* Discover enhanced Web design tools, get more control over your code, and generate cleaner HTML with FrontPage

Bonus CD-ROM and companion Web site!

* Exclusive Office 2003 Super Bible eBook, with more than 500 pages of information about how Microsoft Office components work together
* Bonus shareware, freeware, trial, demo, and evaluation programs that work with or enhance Microsoft Office
* Searchable eBook version of Microsoft Office 2003 Bible
* An easy-to-use interface that allows you to browse and install everything on the CD

Authors Information:

Edward Willett is the author of more than 20 books, ranging from computer books on a variety of topics to children's nonfiction to young adult science fiction and fantasy. A former newspaper reporter and editor, he writes a science column for newspapers and radio and hosts a weekly TV phone-in show about computers and the Internet. He's also a professional actor and singer. Ed lives in Regina, Saskatchewan, with his wife and daughter.

Allen Wyatt, an internationally recognized expert in small computer systems, has been working in the computer and publishing industries for almost two decades. He has written almost 50 books explaining many different facets of working with computers, as well as numerous magazine articles. His books have covered topics ranging from programming languages to using application software to using operating systems. Through the written word, Allen has helped millions of readers learn how to better use computers. Allen is the president of Discovery Computing Inc., a computer and publishing services company located in Mesa, Arizona. Besides writing books and technical materials, he helps further the computer-book industry by providing consulting and production services. Allen also publishes a free weekly newsletter for users of Word and Excel. You can find more information at

Bill Rodgers is a computing consultant from Newcastle, Australia, with a passion for V8Supercars and Rugby league and Rugby Union football. Bill specializes in Office and Windows systems, collaboration, and advanced technologies. Bill has been a contributing author and technical editor on many Office books for leading international companies and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) award for the past four years for his support of and expertise with Microsoft products.