Join Megan Hoffman for an in-depth discussion in this video Challenge: Manage schedules, part of Outlook 2013: Prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam (77-423).
- [Voiceover] Now that you've completed Chapter 4,…you'll have a chance to practice these skills…for the MOS Exam.…You'll start out by opening…04_07_ChallengeInstructions.docx…from your exercise folder.…The tasks you see here are similar to what you…might see on the MOS Exam.…Because you'll need to use your own mailbox…to do these exercises, you may be limited by…your environment and need to improvise.…Start out with task one, which asks you to create…a secondary calendar named Personal Schedule,…and overlay it with your calendar.…
Continue on, working through all ten tasks.…For this challenge, give yourself about ten minutes.…Be sure to time yourself.…If you have trouble completing the challenge…in ten minutes, go back and watch the videos again,…and retake the challenge.…It's really important to work on improving your time…before taking the real exam.…After you finish, come back to the next video,…where I'll show you my approach…to solving this challenge.…
The course first explores the MOS certification program and highlights its cost, format, and objectives. Megan then explains how to manage the Outlook environment by customizing settings, automating Outlook, printing and saving, and searching in Outlook. Learn how to manage messages, including creating, formatting, and organizing messages, and manage schedules, including creating and managing the calendar, appointments, meetings, and events. Learn to manage notes, tasks, journals, contacts, and groups.
Challenges exercises are included along the way, and the course concludes with a full-length practice exam.
Disclaimer: Microsoft does not produce, provide, or endorse this video training course.
- Preparing for the exam
- Reviewing exam objectives
- Customizing Outlook settings
- Printing and saving information
- Creating and formatting messages
- Creating new calendars
- Creating appointments, events, and meetings
- Managing tasks and notes
- Creating contacts and groups
- Importing contacts
- Taking a full-length practice exam
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Microsoft Office Specialist Exam Overview
2. Manage the Outlook Environment
3. Manage Messages
4. Manage Schedules
5. Manage Contacts and Groups
Create and manage groups5m 2s
6. Practice Exam
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