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Adobe Acrobat Tutorial Course



Course Title: Mastering Acrobat Made Easy
Versions Covered: XI
Hours of Content: 11
Video Lessons: 163
Manuals: 2 (Introductory & Advanced)
Practice Files: Included
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Course Description

Learn Adobe Acrobat XI with this comprehensive course from TeachUcomp, Inc. Mastering Acrobat Made Easy features 163 video lessons with over 11 hours of introductory through advanced instruction. Watch, listen and learn as your expert instructor guides you through each lesson step-by-step. During this media-rich learning experience, you will see each function performed just as if your instructor were there with you. Reinforce your learning with the text of our two printable classroom instruction manuals (Introductory and Advanced), additional images and practice exercises.  You will also receive sample files so you can practice along with your instructor throughout the course. You will learn all about creating, editing, sharing and publishing Adobe PDFs and much more.

Whether you are completely new to Acrobat or upgrading from an older version, this course will empower you with the knowledge and skills necessary to be a proficient user. We have incorporated years of classroom training experience and teaching techniques to develop an easy-to-use course that you can customize to meet your personal learning needs.  Simply launch the easy-to-use interface, click to start a video lesson or open one of the manuals and you are on your way to mastering Acrobat.


Course Syllabus & Sample Lessons

Select any of the video lessons markedfreeto view them in a new window. To view a sample of the instruction manuals in PDF, click here: Introductory Acrobat | Advanced Acrobat
CHAPTER 1- Getting Acquainted with Acrobat
Lesson 1.1-  Introduction to Adobe Acrobat Pro and PDFs
Lesson 1.2- The Acrobat Environment
Lesson 1.3- The Toolbars
Lesson 1.4- The Navigation Pane
Lesson 1.5- The Task Pane
Lesson 1.6- Opening & Creating PDFs and Using the Welcome Screen
Lesson 1.7- Customizing Toolbars
Lesson 1.8- Customizing the Quick Tools in the Quick Tools Toolbar
Lesson 1.9- Creating and Selecting Tool Sets
Lesson 1.10- Managing Tool Sets
Lesson 1.11- Using the Pages Panel free
Lesson 1.12- Selecting and Copying Text and Graphics
Lesson 1.13- Rotating Pages
Lesson 1.14- Changing the Viewing Options
Lesson 1.15- Using the Zoom Tools free
Lesson 1.16- Reviewing Preferences
Lesson 1.17- Finding Words and Phrases
Lesson 1.18- Searching a PDF and Using the Search Panel
Lesson 1.19- Searching PDFs by Email and with Adobe SendNow
CHAPTER 2- Creating PDFs
Lesson 2.1- The Create Command
Lesson 2.2- Creating PDFs from Files
Lesson 2.3- Creating PDFs Using the PDF Printer
Lesson 2.4- Adobe PDF Settings free
Lesson 2.5- Creating and Modifying Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.6- The General Category in Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.7- The Images Category in Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.8- The Fonts Category in Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.9- The Color Category in Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.10- The Advanced Category in Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.11- The Standards Category in Preset Adobe PDF Settings
Lesson 2.12- Creating PDFs Using Microsoft Office
Lesson 2.13- Creating PDFs in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Lesson 2.14- PDF Preferences in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Lesson 2.15- Create PDF and Email in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Lesson 2.16- Mail Merge and Email in Word
Lesson 2.17- Create and Review in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Lesson 2.18- Importing Acrobat Comments in Word
Lesson 2.19- Embed Flash in PowerPoint and Word
Lesson 2.20- Converting Selected Messages to PDF in Outlook
Lesson 2.21- Converting Folders to PDF in Outlook
Lesson 2.22- PDF Settings and Automatic Archival in Outlook
Lesson 2.23- Scanning into a PDF Document
Lesson 2.24- Creating PDFs from Adobe Applications
Lesson 2.25- Creating PDFs from Web Pages
CHAPTER 3- Basic PDF Editing
Lesson 3.1- Initial View Settings for PDFs free
Lesson 3.2-  Full Screen Mode
Lesson 3.3-  Adding, Formatting, Resizing, Rotating and Moving Text
Lesson 3.4- Editing Text
Lesson 3.5- Managing Text Flow with Articles
Lesson 3.6- Adding and Editing Images
Lesson 3.7- Changing the Page Number Display
Lesson 3.8- Cropping Pages and Documents
CHAPTER 4- Advanced PDF Editing
Lesson 4.1- Adding and Removing Watermarks
Lesson 4.2- Adding and Removing Page Backgrounds
Lesson 4.3- Adding Headers and Footers
Lesson 4.4- Attaching Files to a PDF
Lesson 4.5- Adding Metadata
Lesson 4.6- Optimizing a PDF for File Size and Compatibility
CHAPTER 5- Bookmarks
Lesson 5.1- Using Bookmarks in a PDF
Lesson 5.2- Modifying and Organizing Bookmarks
Lesson 5.3- Assigning Actions to Bookmarks
CHAPTER 6- Adding Multimedia Content and Interactivity
Lesson 6.1- Creating Links with the Link Tool
Lesson 6.2- Creating and  Editing Buttons
Lesson 6.3- Adding Video, Sound and SWF Files
Lesson 6.4- Adding 3D Content to PDFs
Lesson 6.5- Adding Page Transitions
CHAPTER 7- Combining and Rearranging PDFs
Lesson 7.1- Extracting and Replacing Pages
Lesson 7.2- Splitting a PDF into Multiple Files
Lesson 7.3- Inserting Pages from Files and Other Sources
Lesson 7.4- Moving and Copying Pages
Lesson 7.5- Combining PDFs
CHAPTER 8- Exporting and Converting Content
Lesson 8.1- Exporting Text
Lesson 8.2- Exporting Images
Lesson 8.3- Exporting PDFs to Microsoft Word
Lesson 8.4- Exporting PDFs to Microsoft Excel
Lesson 8.5- Exporting PDFs to Microsoft PowerPoint
CHAPTER 9- Collaborating
Lesson 9.1- Methods of Collaborating
Lesson 9.2- Sending for Email Review
Lesson 9.3- Sending for Shared Review
Lesson 9.4- Reviewing Documents
Lesson 9.5- Adding Comments and Annotation
Lesson 9.6- The Comments List
Lesson 9.7- Advanced Comments List Option Commands
Lesson 9.8- Enabling Extended Commenting in Acrobat Reader
Lesson 9.9- Adding Drawing Markups
Lesson 9.10- Stamping and Creating Custom Stamps
Lesson 9.11- Importing Changes in a Review
Lesson 9.12- Using Tracker to Manage PDF Reviews
CHAPTER 10- Creating and Working with Portfolios
Lesson 10.1- Creating a PDF Portfolio
Lesson 10.2- PDF Portfolio Views
Lesson 10.3- Using Layout View
Lesson 10.4- Managing Content in Layout View
Lesson 10.5- Customizing the Appearance of Layout View
Lesson 10.6- Using Files View
Lesson 10.7- Managing Content in Files View
Lesson 10.8- Customizing the Appearance of Files View
CHAPTER 11- Getting Started with Forms
Lesson 11.1- Creating a Form from an Existing Document free
Lesson 11.2- Designing a Form in Microsoft Word
Lesson 11.3- Creating Text Fields
Lesson 11.4- Creating Radio Buttons and Checkboxes
Lesson 11.5- Creating Drop-Down List Boxes
Lesson 11.6- Creating Buttons
Lesson 11.7- Creating a Digital Signature Field
Lesson 11.8- General Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.9- Appearance Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.10- Position Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.11- Options Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.12- Actions Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.13- Selection Change and Signed Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.14- Format Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.15- Validate Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.16- Calculate Properties of Form Fields
Lesson 11.17- Aligning, Distributing and Centering Form Fields
Lesson 11.18- Making Form Fields the Same Size
Lesson 11.19- Setting Form Field Tab Order
Lesson 11.20- Enabling Users and Readers to Save Forms
Lesson 11.21- Distributing Forms free
Lesson 11.22- Responding to a Form
Lesson 11.23- Collecting Distributed Form Responses
Lesson 11.24- Managing a Form Response File
Lesson 11.25- Using Tracker with Forms
CHAPTER 12- Adobe Forms Central
Lesson 12.1- Getting Started with Forms Central
Lesson 12.2- Creating Forms from Templates
Lesson 12.3- Creating Forms from Scratch
Lesson 12.4- Inserting and Modifying Form Fields
Lesson 12.5- Formatting Form Fields
Lesson 12.6- Using Editing Commands
Lesson 12.7- Managing Forms
Lesson 12.8- Distributing Forms
Lesson 12.9- Viewing and Tracking Form Responses
Lesson 12.10- Summarizing Form Responses
Lesson 12.11- Sharing Form Management
Lesson 12.12- Publishing Responses
Lesson 12.13- Importing from and Exporting to Acrobat
CHAPTER 13- Professional Print Production
Lesson 13.1- Overview of Print Production Support
Lesson 13.2- Previewing Color Separations
Lesson 13.3- Color Management and Conversion
Lesson 13.4- Using the Object Inspector
Lesson 13.5- Using the Preflight Dialog Box
Lesson 13.6- Correcting Hairlines
Lesson 13.7- Saving as a Standards-Compliant PDF
CHAPTER 14- Scanning and Optical Character Recognition
Lesson 14.1- Recognizing Text in a Scanned PDF
Lesson 14.2- Reviewing and Correcting OCR Suspects
CHAPTER 15- Automating Routine Tasks
Lesson 15.1- Using Actions
Lesson 15.2- Creating Custom Actions
Lesson 15.3- Editing and Deleting Custom Actions
Lesson 15.4- Sharing Actions
CHAPTER 16- Document Protection and Security
Lesson 16.1- Methods of Securing a PDF
Lesson 16.2- Password-Protecting a PDF
Lesson 16.3- Creating and Registering Digital IDs
Lesson 16.4- Using Certificate Encryption
Lesson 16.5- Creating a Digital Signature
Lesson 16.6- Signing a PDF
Lesson 16.7- Certifying a PDF
Lesson 16.8- Signing Documents with Adobe EchoSign
Lesson 16.9- Redacting Content in a PDF free
Lesson 16.10- Redaction Properties free
Lesson 16.11- Revealing and Clearing Hidden Information
CHAPTER 17- Adobe Reader and
Lesson 17.1- Opening and Navigating PDFs in Reader
Lesson 17.2- Adding Comments
Lesson 17.3- Digitally Signing a PDF
Lesson 17.4-
CHAPTER 18- Help
Lesson 18.1- Using Acrobat Help

Adobe Acrobat Training Course Overview

Acrobat is Adobe‘s popular PDF creation program. During this 11 hour Acrobat video training course, our expert instructor will teach you how to create, edit, print, share, and secure PDFs, and much more. This Acrobat training covers the same material as a two-day classroom training and was designed to provide a solid foundation in Acrobat.

Course includes video lessons, printable instruction manuals, a practice exam with evaluative feedback (find out why your answers are right or wrong), your final exam submission, and a course certificate of completion.

At TeachUcomp, Inc., you choose how you want your Adobe Acrobat training delivered. Online subscriptions offer the most flexibility and value. With online training, you can access your courses anytime and anywhere you have an internet connection (including all new releases and updates). Your subscription grants you instant access to ALL of our courses for one low price. There are no contracts and you can cancel at any time. You may choose between a monthly or annual plan. Courses are also available individually via digital download and online for a one-time charge.

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