Office 2013 New Features

On overview of the new features found in the 2013 versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access
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  • Lectures 35
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2015 English

Course Description

Many of us work with Microsoft Office applications every day. When a new suite is released, we don't need training on the full programs. Often we only need a review of what is new, different, exciting and how we can apply these new tools to our work.

This course does just that; it reviews the changes in the Office 2013 applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook. It also reviews changes appearing across all applications and are not unique to just one.

Learn and Master the Features New in Office 2013

  • Excel: Flash Fill, quick analysis, chart and PivotTable recommendations
  • Word: Collapse headings, resume reading, new review features, edit PDFs
  • PowerPoint: New themes, object formatting, multimedia improvements, Presenter view
  • Outlook: Preview messages, interface changes, find and filtering, the people card
  • Access: web applications, automatic UI creation, deployment options

Mastering the Changes

Getting to know the changes in Office 2013 is about more than just being comfortable in the new versions. It's about learning and mastering the new tools, tools that are designed to increase your productivity and make many tasks you currently do easier. Who doesn't like easier? Many of these changes allow you to 'buy back' time in your day by reducing the amount of time it takes to complete many tasks.

Contents and Overview
In over 3 hours of content including 43 lectures, this course covers all the key new features appearing in the core Office applications. Sample files can be downloaded off the introduction lecture.

This course broken into sections based on each Office application: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook. There is also a section for changes that are applied across all of Office.

Upon completion you will be comfortable working in Office 2013 and utilizing all the new tools and features.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic skills within some or all of the Office applications

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Change Ribbon display options and optimize for touch
  • Insert online content
  • Save to the OneDrive cloud share
  • Use automatic UI creation in Access
  • Understand new deployment options in Access
  • Use Flash Fill and Quick Analysis in Excel
  • Work with chart formatting and PivotTable recommendations in Excel
  • Use new preview message and Reading Pane options in Outlook
  • Take advantage of options on the People Card in Outlook
  • Use improvements in finding and filtering in Outlook
  • Understand the changes in the new PowerPoint design themes
  • Work with improved and expanded object formatting in PowerPoint
  • Use new collaboration tools in PowerPoint
  • Work with the Presenter View in PowerPoint
  • Collapse and expand headings in Word
  • Use resume reading shortcut and work with changes in the Reading mode in Word
  • Understand the changes and improvements in Word's review tools
  • Use Word to edit PDFs

Who is the target audience?

  • Current users of Microsoft Office 2010
  • Anyone interested in learning more about the changes in Office 2013

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

Please download attached files if you wish to work along with the instructor during the course of these lectures.

Section 2: New Features across Office in 2013
Ribbon Display Options and Optimize for Touch
Task Panes
Inserting Online Content
Account Login
Saving to OneDrive
Online Presentation
Section 3: New Features in Access 2013
Web Applications
Automatically Created UI
Deployment Options
Section 4: New Features in Excel 2013
Flash Fill
Quick Analysis
PivotTable Recommendations
Chart Formatting
Section 5: New Features in Outlook 2013
Preview Messages and Reading Pane
Interface Changes
Inbox and Mail Changes
Finding and Filtering
The People Card
Section 6: New Features in PowerPoint 2013
New Themes
Object Formatting
Audio and Video Improvements
Motion Path Improvements
Presenter View
Section 7: New Features in Word 2013
Design Tab
Collapsing and Expanding Headings
Resume Reading
Read Mode
New Review Features
Alignment Guides and Layout Options
Table Changes
Editing PDFs
Section 8: Conclusion
Course Conclusion

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