New File

If you need help opening the new files Office 2000 has available, use this free lesson as your handy guide.

Creating a new file

To create a new file:

  • Choose File menuactionNew from the menu bar (Ctrl+N).
  • The New dialog box appears.
  • Click the General tab.
  • Click the Blank Document icon.
  • Click OK.

New dialog box.

Or use the toolbar:

Important pointClick the New Blank Document button New file button. on the Standard toolbar.

Toolbarwith new file button labeled