Open Close

Learn all about opening files in Office 2000 and closing files in Office 2000 in this free lesson.

Opening an existing file

The key components of Office 2000 are Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. We will focus on these four applications throughout the Office 2000 skill sets.

To open a file:

Important pointChoose FileactionOpen from the menu bar (Ctrl+O).

File menu with open selected


Or use the toolbar:

Important pointClick the Open buttonopen_button on the Standard toolbar.

Standard toolbar with open button