Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring the Ribbon, part of Outlook 2013 Essential Training.
The Ribbon is one of the most prominent features in all the Microsoft…Office Product Suite.…It was designed to help you quickly find the right tool at the right time.…While it can look really overwhelming at first, the key to understanding how…the Ribbon works is to understand that while it looks like chaos, each task is…actually grouped and located on the Ribbon in a place where Microsoft feels you'll need it.…They are also labeled, too.…Now the most commonly used tasks in the Ribbon are on the left-hand side, while…the more sparsely used tasks are way out here on the right.…
So as you can see, we've got a tab interface. My Home tab contains a list of…all the things that I'll use the most often in whichever module I'm in, such as…Mail, Calendar, or People.…I can change tabs to find more things.…For example, in the View tab, I can assume that everything in this tab is going…to be all things that I can use to change the way that the current view looks.…So in the Ribbon interface, we have the tabs such as Home, Send/Receive, Folder,…
- 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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