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Office 2010 Made Simple by Guy Hart-Davis

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Creating and Saving a New Document

To create a new document in Word, you use the New pane in Backstage view as you learned in Chapter 1: “Meeting the Office Programs and Learning What They Do.” As you can see in Figure 7–1, you can create a document in six main ways using the templates on your PC:

  • Blank document. This document has no contents, so you can create whichever type of document you need. But often, you can create a document quicker by using one of Word's templates to insert part of the content for you.
  • Blog post. This document is set up to help you quickly create a blog post and publish it to your blog.
  • Document based on a template you've used recently. Clicking Recent templates gives you quick access to templates you've used for your ...

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