Complete this challenge on working with tasks, notes, and journals including creating, delegating, and managing tasks, creating and manipulating notes, and creating and manipulating journal entries.
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(digitized music)…- [Instructor] Congratulations on completing chapter seven.…Next you'll have an opportunity…to practice these skills for the MOS Exam.…The goal of this challenge is to practice skills…related to working with Tasks, Notes, and Journal Entries.…You'll start by opening 07 04 Challenge Instructions.docx…from your Exercise folder.…You'll use these instructions to complete the challenge.…The tasks are similar to the exam, in that they ask you…to create or modify specific Outlook items…within a particular mailbox.…
Because you'll need to use your own mailbox…to do these practice exercises,…you may be limited by your environment.…For this challenge, give yourself about five minutes.…Be sure to time yourself so you know how you're doing…within that time limit.…If you have trouble completing the challenge…in five minutes, go back and watch the videos again,…and retake the challenge.…It's really important to improve your time…before taking the official exam.…After you finish, come back to the next video…
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 the interface, printing and saving information, and searching in Outlook. Next, learn how to manage email messages (including creating, formatting, and organizing messages), create contacts, and manage calendars (including appointments, meetings, and events). Finally, find out how to work with notes, tasks, and journal entries.
Challenge exercises are included along the way, and the course concludes with a full-length practice exam.
- Preparing for the exam
- Managing the Outlook environment
- Printing and saving information
- Creating and formatting email messages
- Creating Quick Steps
- Cleaning up the inbox
- Managing rules
- Creating contacts and groups
- Creating appointments, events, and meetings
- Managing tasks and notes
- Taking a full-length practice exam
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Microsoft Office Specialist Exam Overview
2. Manage the Outlook Environment
3. Create and Format Item Content
4. Manage Email Messages
5. Manage Contacts
✓ Solution: Manage contacts3m 18s
6. Manage Calendar Objects
Manipulate the Calendar pane8m 45s
7. Work with Tasks, Notes, and Journal Entries
8. Practice Exam
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