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Migrating from Office 2010 to Office 2013

with David Rivers

Video: Welcome

Upgrading from Office 2010 to Office 2013? Get used to the new interface and touch controls, and explore the latest features in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
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  1. 2m 55s
    1. Welcome
      1m 3s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      1m 15s
    3. Using the exercise files
  2. 21m 7s
    1. Understanding the reasons to migrate
      4m 29s
    2. Exploring changes to the user interface (UI)
      6m 25s
    3. Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
      2m 26s
    4. Understanding cloud computing
      4m 38s
    5. Exploring Touch mode
      3m 9s
  3. 34m 38s
    1. Understanding file formats
      3m 54s
    2. Options for maintaining compatibility
      4m 15s
    3. Searching with the Navigation pane
      5m 44s
    4. Exploring document templates
      5m 25s
    5. Opening and editing PDF files
      3m 54s
    6. Working with images
      7m 37s
    7. Working with video
      3m 49s
  4. 23m 47s
    1. Understanding Excel file formats
      2m 32s
    2. Options for maintaining compatibility
      4m 22s
    3. Using Quick Analysis options
      3m 46s
    4. Using conditional formatting
      4m 3s
    5. Creating charts with Recommended Charts
      3m 31s
    6. Formatting tables and sheets
      3m 44s
    7. Extracting data with Flash Fill
      1m 49s
  5. 20m 42s
    1. Understanding PowerPoint file formats
      2m 28s
    2. Options for maintaining compatibility
      5m 27s
    3. Exploring presentation themes
      2m 10s
    4. Working in Presenter view
      4m 42s
    5. Working with shapes
      3m 17s
    6. Moving objects on a path
      2m 38s
  6. 20m 32s
    1. Importing your contacts, email, calendars, and more
      7m 0s
    2. Working with messages in the new UI
      4m 19s
    3. Using calendar sneak peeks
      2m 52s
    4. Sending attachments
      2m 8s
    5. Viewing weather information in Calendar
      1m 52s
    6. Using the Notes function
      2m 21s
  7. 48s
    1. Next steps

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Migrating from Office 2010 to Office 2013
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Get the productivity-boosting tips you need to migrate smoothly and efficiently from Office 2010 to 2013. Author David Rivers begins with an overview of the new features and improvements to Office 2013, including the new interface, Touch mode, and cloud storage and computing features. The course then steps through the crucial new features in each of the major applications—Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook—and shows you how to import and use content created in Office 2010 in the new version of the software.

Topics include:
  • Understanding user interface differences
  • Exploring Office Online
  • Working in Compatibility mode
  • Exploring Word document changes
  • Creating macro-enabled workbooks and templates
  • Managing files in a mixed environment
  • Importing Outlook contacts, email, and calendars
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[MUSIC] Hi and welcome to Migrating from Office 2010 to 2013, I'm David Rivers. Microsoft Office has continually evolved over the years, and one of the biggest changes to the suite came with the introduction of Office 2013. Not only does it look different, it performs differently as well. So, if you're making the switch to Office 2013 from Office 2010, this course will help you in making that transmission by removing some of the frustration that comes from switching on your own.

We'll begin by exploring some of the reasons to switch or not. Before we examine the changes to the user interface, you'll need to know if you're comfortable in your new environment. Cloud computing plays a major role in the new Office suite, so we'll dig into that and what it's all about before we focus in on each of the separate programs, learning what's new or done differently in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. So, what should you know to get the most out of this course? We'll talk about that next.

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