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Microsoft Office 2013 New Features (2010 Upon Request)

This course offers an in-depth look at the new components for the latest version of Microsoft Office. Explore the new Ribbon interface and learn tips and tricks for finding familiar tools or customizing the environment.

Dates & Times


Call (518) 786-1181 or contact us for customized, individual or group training.

Course Outline

This course is recommended for Microsoft Office users who want an overview of changes to the programs and hands-on experience using the new features in each Office program.

Comprehensive reference manual with participant guide and exercises
Access to participant data files
Follow-up support by email or phone for an unlimited period

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office 2013

  • New interface
  • Save to Microsoft SkyDrive
  • Pick up where you left off
  • Updated Backstage view
  • Touch mode
  • Common features
  • Office 2013 and the Cloud

Lesson 2: Working with Microsoft Word

  • Edit a PDF
  • Embed video
  • Work with tables
  • Add pictures from online photo services
  • Simple markup view
  • Live layout
  • Edit documents
  • Read documents

Lesson 3: Working with Microsoft Excel

  • Streamline workflow with templates
  • Accelerate data insertion with Flash Fill
  • Incorporate charts
  • Quick analyze tool
  • Enhanced pivot table functions

Lesson 4: Working with Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Apply a theme from the Start screen
  • Automatic setup of multiple displays
  • New templates
  • Embed online videos
  • Enhanced Presenter View
  • Collaborate on a single presentation
  • Incorporate objects

Lesson 5: Working with Microsoft Outlook

  • Preview, flag, delete mail in message list
  • Create in-line replies directly from Reading Pane
  • Navigate through Mail, Calendars, Contacts, and Tasks
  • New People Card feature