Getting Help Using the Office Assistant in Office XP

Learn how to use the Office XP Office Assistant in this free lesson.

When working in an Office XP program, you may have questions. Fortunately, Office XP provides several ways to get the answers you need. The Office Assistant is one of the most commonly used ways to access Help.

The Office Assistant, or Clippy, looks like a cartoon paperclip. It answers questions about Office XP programs.

Office Assistant

To display the Office Assistant:


To use the Office Assistant:

A question typed into the Office Assistant's dialog box


Office Assistant responding to a question

If the Office Assistant is crowding your workspace:


To learn more about Help options in Office XP, check out our Office XP tutorial.