If you're launching Office 2000 programs and are unsure where to start, let this free lesson help.
The most drastic way to exit Microsoft Office is to simply turn off your computer.
Don't do it! If you turn your computer off without first exiting properly from a Microsoft Office program, you may lose your data. Worse, your computer may zap other files on your hard drive.
Make a habit of closing an Office application (such as Word) before exiting Microsoft Office entirely.