Super Simple Outlook 2013

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  • Lectures 15
  • Contents Video: 15 mins
    Other: 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

Are you new to Microsoft Outlook 2013? Do some course and guides leave you feeling a bit lost and overwhelmed right from the start? Super Simple Microsoft Outlook 2013 is a step-by-step guide, focusing only on the e-mail aspect of Outlook, it provides you with the tools necessary to quickly and easily get up and running. This guide gives keen absolute beginners like you the basic knowledge you need without spending hours learning advanced knowledge you don't.

Here's what you'll learn:

  • Outlook Terminology
  • Launch Outlook on a Windows 8 computer
  • Launch Outlook on a Windows 7 computer
  • Close Outlook
  • Find your e-mails
  • Read an e-mail
  • Save an attachment
  • Print an e-mail
  • Save a message
  • Reply to an e-mail
  • Delete an e-mail
  • View deleted e-mails
  • Create a new e-mail message
  • Send an attachment
  • Check your spelling and grammar
  • How to change your default language
  • Format your e-mail
  • Save a draft e-mail
  • Create a signature block
  • Add a signature block to an e-mail

Using videos, lesson notes, a Quick Reference Guide and quizzes you will learn the e-mail basics of Outlook 2013 in about an hour.

What are the requirements?

  • You should be able to turn a computer on and be able to use a mouse before attempting this course
  • You should have access to Outlook 2013

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand Outlook 2013 Terminology
  • Launch Outlook on a Windows 8 computer
  • Launch Outlook on a Windows 7 computer
  • Close Outlook
  • Find your e-mails
  • Read an e-mail
  • Save an attachment
  • Print an e-mail
  • Save a message
  • Reply to an e-mail
  • Delete an e-mail
  • View deleted e-mails
  • Create a new e-mail message
  • Send an attachment
  • Check your spelling and grammar
  • How to change your default language
  • Format your e-mail
  • Save a draft e-mail
  • Create a signature block
  • Add a signature block to an e-mail

What is the target audience?

  • Take this course if you are new to computers, new to e-mail or new to Outlook
  • Do not take this course if you 'just get' computers and software or if you are comfortable using a previous version of Outlook.

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.

Curriculum

Section 1: Pre-course reading
Article

A brief introduction to the trainer and why this course has been created.

Article

Suggestions on how the get the most out of this course.

Article

A description of some of the terminology I use to ask you to complete tasks.

Article

A glossary of the standard terms used on this course and in the guides.

Glossary Quiz
10 questions
02:40

A recording of a short PowerPoint presentation answering the question 'What is e-mail?'

Section 2: Super Simple Outlook 2013 course
01:10

Learn how to find, open and close Outlook 2013 in Windows 7 and 8 computers.

01:53

Learn how to find and read your emails as well as save any attachemnts those e-mails may ahve.

01:48

Learn how to print and save e-mails. To practice the prointing part of this lesson you'll need to have a printer set up.

01:36

Once you have opened an e-mail learn how to respond to it or forward it on to someone else.

01:07

Delete an unwanted e-mail...and recover an e-mail you've deleted accidentally.

01:47

Learn how to create a new e-mail and attach a file. This video shows a photo being attached but the method is the same when attaching other items such as documents and videos.

03:07

Outlook can automatically check your spelling and grammar as you type. Learn how to accept a suggested correction then go onto change the language used to check your spelling.

Section 3: Review
6 pages

This Quick Reference Guide is a great way to review what you have learned. Download it and keep it hangy for future reference.

47 pages

This download contains all of the notes (lesson notes, QRG, glossary etc.) in this course as a PDF book.

Section 4: Bonus Materials
1 page

Here a a selection the keyboard short-cuts I think you will find most useful in Outlook:

CTRL + A
Selects everything in the window where the cursor is.

CTRL + Z
Magically undoes whatever mistake you have just made.

CTRL + X
Cuts the text you have highlighted from the screen and remembers it (on the clipboard) in case you want to paste it somewhere else.

CTRL + C
Copies whatever you have highlighted, ready for you to paste somewhere else (like CTRL + X but doesn’t remove it from the screen).

CTRL + V
Pastes whatever you have on the clipboard (from CTRL + X or CTRL + C) onto the screen where your cursor is.

CTRL + B
Makes the selected text bold.

CTRL + U
Underlines the selected text.

CTRL + I
Italicizes the selected text.

F7
Checks spelling.

7 questions

Know your short-cuts? Let's find out ;-)

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Instructor Biography

Mark Thompson, Freelance I.T. Trainer

Mark is a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and trainer at Super Simple Training. He conducts classroom, 1 to 1, web-conference and floor walking training in the U.K. His clients have included the Ministry of Defence, Mercedes Benz, British Army, Zurich Insurance, the National Health Service and the Office for National Statistics.

He specialises in Office, Windows and SharePoint and produces manuals, training web pages, Quick Guides and instructional videos.

He lives in the West Midlands, England with his partner, two kids and a ginger cat.

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