Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring Touch mode, part of Office 2013 New Features.
When Microsoft redesigned the Office Suite here, Microsoft Office 2013, …they had to take into consideration that many users might be using these apps …on their Touch devices, like Smartphones or Tablets, including the new Microsoft Surface…or even A Touch Screen connected to their computer.…That's why they came up with something called Touch mode and we're going to look at this now.…In Touch mode, Microsoft wanted to make sure that users weren't…accidentally tapping the wrong feature or function and when it came to swiping and other gestures;…that it was going to be clean and error-free.…
So, let's take a look.…The first thing we need to do is open up any one of the programs.…I'm in PowerPoint and I've started a new Blank presentation but you could be …in Word, you could be in Excel, Publisher, it really doesn't matter.…You're going to go up to this area in the top left corner called the Quick Access toolbar.…Now, you won't see a button for switching to Touch mode or the default Mouse mode, …
- Exploring the new user interface
- Using the bookmark feature
- Inserting online video in Word documents
- Editing PDFs in Word
- Filtering records using the timeline in Excel
- Exploring new slide transitions in PowerPoint
- Creating web apps for SharePoint or Office 365 with Access
- Inserting online pictures with Publisher
- Embedding files in a OneNote notebook
- Connecting to social networks with Outlook
Skill Level Intermediate
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