Advanced Techniques - find & Replace in Microsoft Word Webinar

Find & Replace in Microsoft Word

So you think you know Find & Replace already? Find Bill and Replace it with William? Oh ye, of little faith! This 90 minute webinar will teach you advanced nuances of Find & Replace in Microsoft Office that will absolutely save you hours of time! It is SO much more powerful than you realize!

Participants will learn how to:

  • replace find results THAT CHANGE with the same find results PLUS something else
  • replace excessive white space (such as multiple tabs or spaces)
  • remove formatting from find results
  • use wildcards to amp up the power of your searches
  • find graphics, tables, equations, footnotes, endnotes, or comments
  • globally replace specific tab or paragraph settings
  • find characters and symbols that you can't type on your keyboard (like nonbreaking spaces or hyphens or manual line breaks)
  • search for one of several specified numbers or letters (and include exceptions if you want)
  • search for multiple occurences of a character (such as finding 10 or 100 or 1000)
  • search for field codes
  • include or exclude searching headers and footers
  • restrict find results to a certain case
  • make global replacements
  • identify which codes are only valid in the Find What box and which are only valid in the Replace With box
  • find the contents of the clipboard
  • troubleshoot common issues with find and replace
  • and more!!!
  • Attendees will be provided access to the live webinar as well as access to the recording for 30 days. All attendees will receive a handout with step by step instructions detailing what was covered during the webinar. In addition, a letter can be provided that is suitable for submitting for 1.5 Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) recertification points.

    About the Instructor

    Marie Herman, CAP, OM, ACS, MOSM

    When it comes to career and professional development to help administrative professionals advance, Marie Herman, CAP, OM, ACS, MOSM knows how to take you from where you are, to where you want to be. She has made her career helping others to develop their skills through strategic planning, website design, and technology. With certification as an internet webmaster designer, Microsoft Office Specialist (Master Level), Advanced Toastmaster-Silver, and an Associate's Degree in Business, Marie has an expansive knowledge in many areas, and can help you become an expert as well. She is an author, mentor, and expert on a number of computer and professional development topics. Marie is the owner of MRH Enterprises LLC and teaches classes on Microsoft Office, Windows, and various other internet topics. She has been a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) since 1997 and was the 2012-2013 President of the Illinois Division of IAAP. She has more than two decades of experience as an administrative professional and efficiency consultant.

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