20 terms


document window
this is how you view a portion of a document on the screen
print layout view
the default setting, this shows the document on a mock sheet of paper in the document window
insertion point
a blinking vertical bar that indicates where text, graphics, and other items will be inserted
mouse pointer
becomes different shapes depending on the task you are performing in Word and the pointer's location on the screen
scroll bar
use this to display different portions of a document in the document window
scroll box
reflects the location of the portion of the document that is displayed in the document window
scroll arrow
located at each end of the scroll bar
status bar
located at the bottom of the document window above the Windows taskbar, presents information about the document, the progress of current tasks, and the status of certain commands and keys; it also provides controls for viewing the document
located near the top of the Word window, is the control center of Word
home tab
called the primary tab, contains the more frequently used commands
active tab
the tab currently displayed
contextual tabs
tabs used when you perform certain tasks or work with objects such as pictures or tables
a set of choices, often graphical, arranged in a grid or in a list
live preview
a feature that allows you to point to a gallery choice and see its effect in the document - withoug actually selecting the choice
enhanced screen tip
an on-screen note that provides the name of the command, available keyboard shortcuts, a description of the command, and sometimes instructions for how to obtain help about the command
dialog box launcher
when clicked, displays a dialog box or a task pane with additional options for the group
task pane
by contrast, is a window that can remain open and visible while you work on your document
mini toolbar
appears automatically based on tasks you perform, contains commands related to changing the appearance of text in a document
shortcut menu
appears when you right-click an object, is a list of frequently used commands that relate to the right-clicked object
quick access toolbar
located by default above the Ribbon, provides easy access to frequently used commands