Discovering Microsoft's Key Word 2003 Enhancements

On September 29, 2003, Microsoft Word turned 20 years old. What could possibly be added to software this mature and comprehensive? A lot. In Word 2003, Microsoft has focused on extending Word in several key areas. These include

  • Research tools

  • Collaboration improvements

  • Document security

  • Productivity

  • XML support

In this chapter, we'll briefly review the most significant enhancements to Word 2003 in these areas, and point you to locations in the book where these new features are covered in even greater depth.

    Part I: Word Basics: Get Productive Fast
    Part II: Building Slicker Documents Faster
    Part III: The Visual Word: Making Documents Look Great
    Part IV: Industrial-Strength Document Production Techniques
    Part VI: The Corporate Word