Entourage 2008 for Mac Essential Training
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Entourage 2008 for Mac Essential Training

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Video: Entourage 2008 for Mac Essential Training: Welcome

Hi, I'm Garrick Chow and welcome to Entourage 2008 for Mac Essential Training. Entourage 2008 is part of Microsoft Office 2008, the fantastic Mac only version of the Microsoft's power house suite of productivity applications that also includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Many people think of Entourage as just a program for reading and writing e-mail, but it is capable of so much more, and this latest version includes some great new features for managing not only your e-mail but also for managing your schedule, contacts, tasks and projects. In this series of training videos I'm going to take you through all the essential information you need to get started using Entourage to get yourself more organized and in control all those aspects of your daily life.
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  1. 1m 4s
    1. Welcome
      1m 4s
  2. 14m 51s
    1. The toolbar
      5m 21s
    2. The Favorites bar
      2m 13s
    3. The main window and the Quick Filter
      3m 58s
    4. Components overview
      3m 19s
  3. 24m 20s
    1. About identities and accounts
      2m 30s
    2. Creating a new account
      11m 13s
    3. Configuring POP and IMAP settings
      5m 32s
    4. Importing data from other mail applications
      3m 19s
    5. Making Entourage your default email application
      1m 46s
  4. 27m 51s
    1. Importing contacts from the Address Book
      3m 26s
    2. Adding contacts
      6m 46s
    3. Display and search options
      6m 52s
    4. Creating groups
      3m 1s
    5. Working with vCards
      3m 21s
    6. Exporting contacts
      4m 25s
  5. 24m 1s
    1. Viewing the Calendar
      6m 26s
    2. Adding events
      10m 58s
    3. Sending and receiving invitations
      6m 37s
  6. 33m 41s
    1. Working with notes
      5m 58s
    2. Creating tasks
      5m 9s
    3. Flagging an item as a to-do
      6m 19s
    4. Linking items
      5m 2s
    5. Using My Day
      11m 13s
  7. 28m 53s
    1. Creating a new message
      7m 17s
    2. Formatting text
      3m 32s
    3. Adding a signature
      4m 33s
    4. Adding attachments
      5m 18s
    5. Replying to email
      2m 43s
    6. Forwarding and redirecting email
      3m 0s
    7. Sending email
      2m 30s
  8. 25m 10s
    1. Checking for new mail
      3m 9s
    2. Receiving and saving attachments
      4m 42s
    3. Managing junk mail
      7m 57s
    4. Creating message folders
      5m 0s
    5. Creating message rules
      4m 22s
  9. 16m 30s
    1. Creating a new project
      4m 55s
    2. Adding items to the project
      8m 59s
    3. Backing up the project
      2m 36s
  10. 23s
    1. Goodbye
      23s

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3h 17m Beginner Feb 29, 2008

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From setting up Entourage as the default mail application to managing projects across the other Office applications, Entourage 2008 Essential Training teaches users how to fully take advantage of this software. Instructor Garrick Chow begins by covering how to create and configure accounts and import Address Book information, and then moves on to explore working with the Calendar to adding and updating events, sending and receiving invitations, flagging to-do items, creating project plans, and more.

Topics include:
  • Creating and configuring new accounts
  • Making Entourage the default email application
  • Importing contacts from other applications
  • Syncing with Apple Address Book and iCal
  • Managing events
  • Flagging items as to-dos
  • Writing and sending email
  • Receiving and saving attachments
  • Creating a new project in the Project Center
Subject:
Business
Software:
Entourage
Author:
Garrick Chow

Welcome

Hi, I'm Garrick Chow and welcome to Entourage 2008 for Mac Essential Training. Entourage 2008 is part of Microsoft Office 2008, the fantastic Mac only version of the Microsoft's power house suite of productivity applications that also includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Many people think of Entourage as just a program for reading and writing e-mail, but it is capable of so much more, and this latest version includes some great new features for managing not only your e-mail but also for managing your schedule, contacts, tasks and projects. In this series of training videos I'm going to take you through all the essential information you need to get started using Entourage to get yourself more organized and in control all those aspects of your daily life.

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