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Viewing Outlook in multiple windows


Outlook 2007 Power Shortcuts

with David Diskin

Video: Viewing Outlook in multiple windows

Viewing Outlook in multiple windows provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Diskin as part of the Outlook 2007 Power Shortcuts
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  1. 1m 9s
    1. Welcome
      1m 9s
  2. 18m 5s
    1. Finding a contact in seconds
    2. Viewing Outlook in multiple windows
    3. Sending a text (SMS) message from Outlook
      1m 6s
    4. Viewing the schedule for an entire group
      1m 56s
    5. Setting your default Address Book
      1m 28s
    6. Color-coding important messages
      2m 4s
    7. Sending business cards via email
      1m 5s
    8. Using Quick Parts to avoid retyping
      2m 37s
    9. Adding hyperlinks to an email
      2m 54s
    10. Conducting a vote via email
      3m 9s
  3. 24m 31s
    1. Working with folders and subfolders
      2m 43s
    2. David's Rule of Email Organization
      2m 15s
    3. Staying organized with shortcut keys
      1m 48s
    4. Three ways to change how your Inbox displays
      2m 32s
    5. Deleting old messages
      2m 2s
    6. Three automatic rules for incoming messages
      4m 28s
    7. Creating a rule that replies with a message
      2m 0s
    8. Four ways to deal with junk email
      3m 0s
    9. Two ways to find an email
      1m 56s
    10. Repeating searches with Search Folders
      1m 47s
  4. 25m 53s
    1. Seven shortcut keys for sending emails
      1m 35s
    2. Three ways to use your Address Book
      2m 3s
    3. Three ways to send email to lists or groups of people
      2m 30s
    4. Five ways to use the Bcc field
      3m 22s
    5. Five ways to use formatting effectively
      2m 13s
    6. Three ways to spice up the occasional email
      2m 9s
    7. Four faster ways to attach a file to an email
      2m 1s
    8. Skipping attachments altogether
      1m 28s
    9. Sharing your Calendar via email
      1m 47s
    10. Marking an email for follow-up
      1m 6s
    11. Setting up multiple signatures
      2m 15s
    12. Two unusual ways to use the Drafts folder
      2m 6s
    13. Holding an email in your Outbox
      1m 18s
  5. 8m 16s
    1. Five ways to create a task
      2m 54s
    2. Three ways to view your tasks
      1m 8s
    3. Three ways to change task due dates
      1m 13s
    4. Four ways to customize your Tasks folder
      1m 57s
    5. Setting task reminders (alarms)
      1m 4s
  6. 14m 42s
    1. Four ways to reschedule an appointment
      1m 51s
    2. Four ways to track appointment details
      2m 9s
    3. Creating recurring appointments
      1m 33s
    4. Two ways to clone an appointment
      1m 20s
    5. Working with time zones
      1m 59s
    6. Setting the time zone of an appointment
      1m 39s
    7. Changing the time scale
    8. Finding an appointment quickly
    9. Using the Calendar with shortcut keys
      2m 28s
  7. 11m 10s
    1. Adding a photo to a contact
    2. Tracking birthdays and anniversaries
      1m 3s
    3. Getting directions to a contact's address
    4. Three ways to customize your Contacts list
      1m 40s
    5. Adding a field to your Contacts list
      1m 12s
    6. Filtering your Contacts list
      1m 16s
    7. Merging your contacts into Microsoft Word
      2m 0s
    8. Customizing a business card's appearance
      2m 5s
  8. 16m 2s
    1. Using Outlook Today
      1m 8s
    2. Navigating through Outlook with the keyboard
      1m 3s
    3. Organizing by category
      2m 51s
    4. Setting an out-of-office message
      2m 14s
    5. Working offline
      1m 58s
    6. Ten email netiquette tips
      4m 4s
    7. Six tips for supervisors and managers
      2m 44s
  9. 3m 58s
    1. Customizing the Navigation pane
    2. Customizing other panes
      1m 45s
    3. Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
      1m 16s
  10. 54s
    1. Additional resources

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Video Duration: 56s2h 4m Intermediate Jan 18, 2011

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In Outlook 2007 Power Shortcuts, author David Diskin shares an assortment of time-saving tips and tricks to maximize efficiency and productivity in Outlook 2007. The course covers tips for organizing and sending email, working with tasks, scheduling appointments, and maintaining contact lists. Also included are tutorials on email etiquette, Outlook customization, and much more. A quick reference guide to shortcut keys accompanies the course.

Topics include:
  • Navigating Outlook with keyboard shortcuts
  • Conducting a poll through email
  • Sending automated replies using rules
  • Managing junk mail
  • Utilizing search folders for repeating searches
  • Sharing a calendar via email
  • Creating multiple signatures
  • Mail merging contacts into Microsoft Word
  • Customizing Outlook's panes and the Quick Access Toolbar
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David Diskin

Viewing Outlook in multiple windows

If you are a multitasker, this next tip is for you, especially if you have multiple monitors on your desk. We can make Outlook show us our Inbox and our Calendar or any other part of Outlook in a separate window or on several monitors. I find this tip invaluable when I'm writing an email to somebody to let them know the dates that I am available for training, or when I want to bring up my Contacts list without losing my place in my email. Ready to see how easy this is? Just right click on any of the tabs within the navigation area and choose Open in New Window. And that's it.

With a new window open, you can move it around the screen, maximize it, restore it or even minimize it. When you're done with that extra window, you can close it, although I usually leave my Inbox and Calendar open for the rest of the day. And don't forget, the Alt+Tab shortcut lets you switch between active windows. Now let's go ahead and move on to Ttip number 3.

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