Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Getting started, part of Outlook 2013 Essential Training.
Welcome to Outlook 2013!…We're going to start right at the beginning so you'll know exactly how to launch…Outlook and start working right away.…Now there are a few different ways that you can launch it, I'm going to…show you some things.…So the first way to launch it is to actually just get to your Apps menu…from the Windows 8 Start menu; we can do that by right-clicking and choosing All Apps.…So here you can see a list of everything on your computer, and right here is Outlook 2013.…At any time I could just click and launch it, but I'm going to right-click, because…there are a couple of things that I want to do first.…
The first one is down here at the bottom, I want to Pin to my Start menu.…You won't see anything right away, in fact, I'm going to come right back up here…and right-click again, and this time I'm going to choose Pin to Taskbar.…So with those selected, now let's go see what's changed.…I'm going to go back to my Start menu. So as you can see I've got this new tile…here on the right that says Outlook 2013.…
- 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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