Office Transition New Features 2013

Switch version: 2016/365

Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Office Transition New Features 2013 is a course designed for users currently using previous versions of Microsoft Office software (MS Office 2003, 2007 or 2010) who want to discover how to use fun, efficient and social media features of Office 2013.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will:
  • Discover New Features to Edit, Format, Save and Store Files
  • Work With User Interface Updates and Create Custom Quick Access Toolbars and Ribbons
  • Learn How Online Storage and Sharing Office Documents Works
  • Use Touch/Mouse Modes
  • Learn New Microsoft Word 2013 Features such as: Read Mode, Converting Portable Document Format Files to Word, Collapsing and Expanding Headings, Using Alignment Guides, Inserting Online Videos, and Inserting Online Pictures
  • Learn New Microsoft Excel 2013 Features such as: Using Flash Fill, Using the Quick Analysis Tool, Working with Recommended Charts and Pivot Tables, Filtering Table Data and PivotTables with Slicers and Timelines, and Power View and Power Pivot features
  • Learn New Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Features such as: Widescreen Support, Theme Variants, Merging Shapes, Eyedropper Tool, Using Smart Guides, and the Presenter View
  • Learn New Microsoft Outlook 2013 Features such as: the Navigation Bar, Peek Views, the Weather Bar, and using Contact Lists to include Social Media Contacts
  • Create Access Databases for the Web Using New Features for Creating Objects such as: Tables, Forms, Reports, and Macros; and Import and Export Data to Other Programs with Ease
Target Student:
This course is designed for users who are familiar with MS Office 2003, 2007 or 2010 and wish to discover the new and exciting features of Office 2013 in order to improve appearance of documents, facilitate easier use of spreadsheets, create dynamic presentations and develop easy-to-use databases, as well as enable the use of social media with Outlook.

Course Outline:
Section 1: New Features
User Interface Updates
Online Storage and Sharing Office Documents
Reading Resume
Using Touch/Mouse Modes

Section 2: Microsoft Word 2013 New Features
Using Read Mode
Converting Portable Document Format Files to Word
Collapsing and Expanding Headings
Using Alignment Guides
Inserting Online Videos
Inserting Online Pictures

Section 3: Microsoft Excel 2013 New Features
Understanding Multiple Workbook Windows
Using Flash Fill
Using the Quick Analysis Tool
Charting Improvements
Using PivotTables and PivotCharts Improvements
Filtering Table Data and PivotTables with Slicers

Section 4: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 New Features
Understanding Widescreen Support
Using Theme Variants
Merging Shapes
Using the Eyedropper Tool
Using Smart Guides
Using Master Level Guides
Exploring Presenter View

Section 5: Microsoft Outlook 2013 New Features
Exploring the Navigation Bar
Viewing Messages
Replying and Forwarding E-mail Using the Reading Pane
Using Peek Views
Using the Weather Bar

This Course Comes With

Tip Sheet

Easy to reference tip sheets provide information about the new features you need to know for future use

After Training Support

Get 30 days of live 24/7 after training support via phone, email and online chat to help apply what you’ve learned

Also Available With This Course

Quick Reference Cards

Receive durable, full-color reference cards with helpful hints and tips for use after your course is completed

Customize Your Course

Use Your Own Files

Whether it's one-on-one or group training you can give us files to include in your training session and help you apply what you learn even more!

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