Microsoft Word 2016 Level 3.7 Automating Repetitive Tasks with Macros

  • E-Learning

Learn how to save time and increase your Microsoft Word 2016 productivity by automating repetitive tasks using macros. This training video explains what a macro is, how a macro can be used, how to create a macro, how to record a macro, and how to add custom code to a recorded macro. Security settings governing documents containing macros are explained. How to find prerecorded macros you can download, or purchase is addressed, along with the risks of doing so.

This course also discusses controlling macro use through the Trust Center. The basic principles of recording macros are discussed. This training is appropriate for legacy or new Word 2016 users to learn how to automate repetitive tasks and create documents more efficiently with the use of macros. 

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Topics Covered

  • Automate Repetitive Tasks with Macros
  • Automate Tasks by using Macros
  • Identify Word Macro Uses and Concerns
  • Create a Macro
  • View the Code for an Existing Macro
  • Record a Macro
  • Add Custom Code to a Recorded Macro


0.52 hours


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Who Should Attend:

New And Experienced Word Users