SharePoint 2013 Fundamentals

Learn the basics of SharePoint 2013 and be productive at work in about an hour
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  • Lectures 34
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of how to use some of the most common features of SharePoint 2013—in about an hour!

  • You will be equipped with the knowledge and confidence to be more productive at work and speak more intelligently to colleagues, peers and managers about SharePoint.
  • You will learn some of the most common language and terminology used by those who are familiar with SharePoint, such as Site Collections, Sites, Document Library, List and List Items.
  • You will learn the basics of security and you'll be able to secure a Site, Document Library or List
  • You will learn how to navigate around a SharePoint site and how to customize or theme it to make it look better.

What are the requirements?

  • An interest in SharePoint 2013 and general computing knowledge.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the basics of SharePoint 2013 so you become productive immediately.
  • We will cover Document Libraries such how to create, manage, and recover deleted documents.
  • We will cover Site Collections, Sites, Lists and List Items so you understand how they relate to one another.
  • We will cover creating Sites, creating a Page in a site and how to use Page Layouts.
  • We will cover Security such how to secure Sites, Documents and Lists.

Who is the target audience?

  • This course was designed for office professionals who use SharePoint or those who are simply seeking to understand the basics of SharePoint.

What you get with this course?

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

Introduce the author of the SharePoint 2013 Fundamentals course.


Explains some of the key benefits of SharePoint and emphasis that SharePoint is a platform.


Explores the Home Screen of SharePoint 2013 right out of the box.

Section 2: Navigating in SharePoint

Show the Ribbon and discusses how it is context aware. It changes depending on where you are and what you are doing in SharePoint.


Shows some of the options you an access via the Site Settings menu option.


Covers how to create a site / sub-site and some of the options that are configurable at the time you create the site / sub-site.


Show you how to create Site Collections for those curious to learn what Site Collections are.


Covers how to easily modify SharePoint's navigation areas to add your own links.

Section Quiz
2 questions
Section 3: Document Libraries

Goes over how to use the most common feature of SharePoint: a Document Library.


Shows you how to upload a single or multiple documents in SharePoint.


Shows you how to create a Document Library and goes over some of the advance options when doing so.


We cover how to secure document libraries and how inheritance and breaking inheritance might affect future maintenance of your document library.


We cover how to use the recycling bin to recover deleted documents and to permanently delete documents.


We go over minor and major versions when publishing documents and how to revert back to a previous state of the document--the history.

Section Quiz
2 questions
Section 4: Lists and List Items

We go over the various types of lists in SharePoint.


We cover creating a simple list with one custom field.


We continue creating a custom list with a few additional fields and field types.


We touch on how you go about security a list.


We cover how to export a list including its contents.


We cover how to export your data to Microsoft Excel.


We cover how to edit list items in bulk in Microsoft Access.


We cover using the Quick Edit view and briefly showing how InfoPath can be used to customize a SharePoint form.


We cover how to customize a SharePoint Lists' default view so you can apply sorting and grouping.

Section Quiz
2 questions
Section 5: Web Pages and Web Parts

We cover how to create a simple page in SharePoint.


We cover how to edit a page in SharePoint.


We cover how to insert a picture in your existing SharePoint page.


We cover how page layouts can be use to shift the content of an existing SharePoint page.


We cover who to add web parts on a page and how to customize some basic properties.


We cover how to move a web part using IE or a different browser and how to delete web parts.

2 questions

True or False, Web Parts are core components of SharePoint that allows the user to taylor the screen to what they need it to be.

Section 6: Site Collection and Sites

We cover the concepts of Site Collection, Sites, Lists and List Items conceptually and visually.


We cover how to create sites and the various site templates available in SharePoint out of the box.


We cover how to quickly customize the look and feel of a SharePoint site using the out of the box way in just a few mouse clicks.


We cover how to secure a SharePoint site, how to break inheritance, and when not to break inheritance.

Section Quiz
2 questions
Section 7: Course Summary

A quick summary of what we covered in the course.

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Louiery Sincioco, 22+ Years of Software Engineering and a Passion for Learning

I have been in the IT industry for the past 22+ years. I've held many titles from Developer to Architect. I enjoy learning and teaching others. And it is my hope that through Udemy I can reach a wider audience and connect with people are who are the same way.

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