Practical SharePoint 2010 Deep Dive into the Essentials

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  • Lectures 23
  • Length 2.5 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

This course is a deep dive into everything a brand-new user to Microsoft SharePoint 2010 would need to know to get up and running quickly. It introduces the concepts and practical features that someone new to SharePoint needs to know. It shows use scenarios of a typical knowledge worker and does not require or cover administration or programming skills in SharePoint. In a quick and lively manner this will cover the main uses of SharePoint for a new user. This course is also a good review of the end user perspective for SharePoint administrators.

The course begins with a definition of SharePoint and some basic navigation techniques. It then builds on the concept of a Document Library and its many uses. Document storage and use is covered including checking out a document and versioning. The concept of document Sets is discussed. Basics of Alerts are covered and how to use a list including importing and exporting Lists to Excel. Tasks and custom views are demonstrated with a special project view of a timeline. The concept of Workflow is introduced and a basic example shown with a document being routed through multiple users. The powerful Calendar function is addressed and demonstrated. How to share contact lists and collect information in Surveys is shown. The social aspects of SharePoint are covered including My Site, Wikis, Discussions and Blogging. Finally the basics of creating a new site and editing a page are demonstrated. If you are new to SharePoint this is an excellent introduction that does not get too technical or deep in the weeds. Throughout the course the videos are quick, lively and clearly explained. If you want a good grasp on what SharePoint is and what it can do for you this course will show you in just under 2.5 hours.


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If you are sending e-mails with attachments as a means of collaborating with your work mates then you will want to take a serious look at SharePoint. It is the most popular business web application platform.

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What are the requirements?

  • Microsoft SharePoint 2010 software preferred

What am I going to get from this course?

  • A good concise explanation of what SharePoint is and what it does
  • Intro to basic navigation through sites and pages in SharePoint
  • Intro to Document Libraries, adding and removing documents
  • How to check out & check in a document and track it with versioning
  • Using Alerts to stay on top of changes in SharePoint data
  • Using the Calendar with various views and overlays
  • How to use, create & edit a list including importing from Excel and Access
  • Using tasks to stay on top of upcoming due dates
  • How to see tasks listed in a special Project View timeline
  • How to collect information with a Survey
  • Intro to Workflows and step through an example routed to many users
  • How to use the Social aspects of SharePoint with My Site
  • How to use the Wikis, Discussions and Blogs
  • See SharePoint documents saved for offline use with the Workspace
  • Understand the basics of creating a site and editing a page

Who is the target audience?

  • New SharePoint users of any skill level who want a quick look at what SharePoint is and what it can do to efficiently share information in your organization. You should have basic skills in navigating a web page in a browser.

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Section 1: Practical SharePoint 2010 Deep Dive into the Essentials

Introduction to Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Overview Course

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Review of main areas of SharePoint with quick examples


Top link, quick launch and breadcrumb navigation through SharePoint


How to select, filter, sort, delete and recover files in a library. Ribbon options.


How to create, load and manage document sets.Creation with custom template.


Adding from SP or from Office. Downloading documents plus drag & drop changes.


Checking In & Out from SP and from Office.Notification when doc is available.


View & restore past versions, creating a version, settings for versioning & approval


Setting individual file and whole library alerts, conditions for alerts and management.


Creating events, viewing calendars, overlays & synchronizing in Outlook.


Lists in standard and datasheet views, creating by importing & exporting to Excel and Access


Task filtering and alerts and synchronizing with Outlook. Status in a Visio diagram


Overview of discussions in threaded and flat views, and synchronized into Outlook


Viewing & filtering contacts in SharePoint and synchronizing contacts with Outlook


Survey question types, responses, branching questions and reviewing results


Create and edit Blogs and Wiki's. Comparing Wiki versions and posting an alert on a Blog


Controlling shared data, setting up colleagues, shared/private documents,org chart tool.


Start workflow in Office and tracking progress,customize workflows in SharePoint SP Designer


Offline document libraries and lists. Options for editing documents offline and synchronizing


How permissions are set and how they affect user options.


Create a site from a template and change the theme for that site. Create a site template


Edit elements on a page - text, graphics and web parts.A glimpse at editing SP Designer

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