Working with Multiple Windows - Exercise

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Working with Multiple Windows - Exercise

Working with Multiple Windows

Duration: 10 to 20 minutes.

In this exercise, you will split, add and arrange windows in order to view multiple documents and sections of one document at the same time.

  1. Open or go to Plants in my yard - Intermediate.docx.
  2. Use the information learned in this lesson to:
    1. Change your document view to look like the below:
    2. Change your document view to look like the below:
    3. Open a new document and view it side by side with Plants in my yard - Intermediate.docx

Solution:

  1. To split the window into two parts as shown in the first image in this exercise:
    1. Scroll to the top of the document.
    2. From the VIEW tab in the Window group, click Split:
    3. Click in the center of the window:
    4. Place your cursor above the Split line and scroll until the section matches the corresponding section of the image in the exercise.
    5. Place your cursor below the Split line and scroll until the section matches the corresponding section of the image in the exercise.
  2. To open a new window and view it side by side with the first window as shown in the second image in this exercise:
    1. Scroll to the top of the document.
    2. From the VIEW tab in the Window group, click New Window:
    3. From the VIEW tab in the Window group, click View Side by Side (you can do this in either window):
    4. As Synchronous Scrolling is automatically selected when you click View Side by Side, you have to deselect it. From the VIEW tab in the Window group, click Synchronous Scrolling (you can do this in either window):
    5. Scroll in each window until the windows match the corresponding windows in the image in the exercise.
  3. To open a new document and view it side by side with Plants in my yard - Intermediate.docx:
    1. First, make sure Plants in my yard - Intermediate.docx is only open in one window.
    2. Open a new blank document.
    3. From the View tab in the Window group, click View Side by Side (you can do this in either document):
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