Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013: Making the Transition

Course Overview

This course will teach students to transition to Windows 8 and Office 2013, bridging the gap between laptop or desktop PC, and a variety of mobile devices.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for students who wish to make a switch from using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system with foundational knowledge and skills in Office 2007 or 2010 to using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 8 operating system with Office 2013 in a business or work-related environment.

Course Outline

1 - Navigating the Windows 8 Environment

  • Log in to Windows 8
  • Navigate the Start Screen
  • Navigate the Desktop

2 - Working with Common Features

  • Use Modern Apps
  • Use the Charms
  • Use File Explorer
  • Use the Control Panel and the Task Manager

3 - Customizing the Windows 8 Environment

  • Customize the Start Screen
  • Customize the Desktop

4 - Getting Started with Microsoft Office 2013

  • Common Features
  • Office 2013 and the Cloud

5 - Working with Microsoft Word 2013

  • Edit a PDF
  • Work with Tables
  • Edit Documents
  • Read Documents

6 - Working with Microsoft Excel 2013

  • Streamline Workflow with Templates
  • Accelerate Data Insertion with Flash Fill
  • Incorporate Charts
  • Analyze Data

7 - Working with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

  • Apply a Theme from the Start Screen
  • Leverage the Enhanced Presenter View
  • Incorporate Objects

8 - Working with Microsoft Outlook 2013

  • Navigate Through Mail, Calendars, Contacts, and Tasks
  • Connect to Social Networks

9 - Using Internet Explorer 10

  • Using Internet Explorer 10

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This is a 1-day class

Price: $295.00
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