Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring the Navigation and Status bars, part of Outlook 2013 Essential Training.
In this video were going to talk about the bottom two panes today.…The Status bar and the Navigation bar.…These panes aren't all context menus like the other navigation items are.…This means they won't change dynamically depending on where you are in Outlook.…If we start down here at the bottom at the Status pane this tells you everything…you need to know about how Outlook is doing.…For example, in my Inbox it says over here on the left I have 19 items.…That means I have 19 things in that folder.…
That's the one thing that will change according to where I am.…Way over here on the right, it's going to tell me what kinds of things…it is doing, such as, is it checking for email, is it syncing with the server,…am I connected to a server?…I can also change the view, this is the way Outlook normally looks, which is…probably why they called it Normal view and I can also change to what's called Reading view.…If I click on that it's going to minimize the way everything looks on the…left-hand side and puts it into a nice compact view, so that I have more…
- Exploring the Ribbon
- Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account automatically
- Connecting to iCloud or SkyDrive
- Saving attachments
- Searching mail
- Flagging messages
- Using mail rules to process messages
- Replying to and forwarding a message
- Adding signatures
- Creating new contacts
- Creating and responding to meeting invitations
- Setting up advanced options
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Why is this course talking about SkyDrive cloud storage instead of OneDrive?
A: Microsoft renamed SkyDrive to OneDrive after the course was filmed, but happily, the features and functionality described in this course remain the same.
1. Getting Started
2. Adding and Connecting Accounts
3. Reading Mail
4. Organizing Mail
5. Creating and Sending Mail
6. Creating and Working with Contacts
7. Working with the Calendar
8. Creating Tasks and Notes
9. Working with Outlook Data
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