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Introduction to Word 2013

Are you new to Word 2013? Would you like a quick and painless introduction to this powerful word processing application? Come visit us to learn about Word 2013 tools and features along with some extra tips and tricks!

If you have never used a word processing application before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to Word 2013

Intoduction to Excel 2013

Are you new to Excel 2013? Would you like a quick and painless introduction to this powerful spreadsheet application? Come visit us to learn about Excel 2013 tools and features along with some extra tips and tricks!

If you have never used a spreadsheet application before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to Excel 2013

Introduction to PowerPoint 2013

Are you new to PowerPoint 2013? Would you like a quick and painless introduction to this powerful word processing application? Come visit us to learn about PowerPoint 2013 tools and features along with some extra tips and tricks!

If you have never used a presentation application before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to PowerPoint 2013

Introduction to Word 2010

Are you new to Word 2010? Would you like a quick and painless introduction to this powerful word processing application? Come visit us to learn about Word 2010 tools and features along with some extra tips and tricks!

If you have never used a word processing application before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to Word 2010

Introduction to Excel 2010

Are you new to Excel 2010? Would you like a quick and painless introduction to this powerful spreadsheet application? Come visit us to learn about Excel 2010 tools and features along with some extra tips and tricks!

If you have never used a spreadsheet application before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to Excel 2010

Introduction to PowerPoint 2010

Are you new to PowerPoint 2010? Would you like a quick and painless introduction to this powerful presentation application? Come visit us to learn about PowerPoint 2010 tools and features along with some extra tips and tricks!

If you have never used a presentation application before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to PowerPoint 2010

Introduction to Sharepoint 2010

Are you and your colleagues searching for a solution that will make sharing documents and information faster, easier and more effective? Sharepoint 2010 is a web-based collaboration and document management platform that allows for the creation of personalized, organized web spaces. Users can upload and post information to share with fellow faculty and staff in a secure environment. If you would like to learn the basics of Sharepoint, this class is for you!

Handout Available: Intro to SharePoint 2010

Introduction to Outlook 2010

With the release of Office 2010, the Office application environments have significantly changed. If you are new to Office 2010 and you would like to learn the new layout and basic tool placements, this class is for you! We will be covering email management in this class only. If you would like to learn more about Contacts, Calendar or Tasks, please refer to our other workshops.

If you have never used email before and need to start from scratch, please sign up for an Individual Training Session.

Handout Available: Introduction to Outlook 2010

Introduction to Windows 7

Windows 7 is an operating system released by Microsoft after Windows Vista. It offers a stable and slick environment that boasts faster and more reliable performance. With updated features for search, taskbar and desktop organization, Windows 7 will make you love Windows all over again.

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Introduction to Windows 8

Windows 8 is Microsoft's newest operating system. Breaking from the traditional Windows look, it features a redesigned interface which provides easy access to apps and programs. These changes include the Start Screen, which displays an assortment of apps and programs, and the Charms Bar, which replaces the traditional Start Button/Menu. The most commonly used app on the Start Screen is Desktop, which is similar to previous Windows operating systems and is used to run most programs. Additionally, Windows 8 performs well on touch devices, such as smart phones and tablets.

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Handouts Available: Introduction to Windows 8

The Office Communicator

Are you looking for a fast, effective form of communication on your computer? The Microsoft Office Communicator is an instant messaging tool that synchronizes with your Microsoft Outlook client as well as Sharepoint 2007. The Communicator is smart enough to automatically tell your colleagues when you are available, busy or in a meeting based on your Outlook calendar. It can also organize your contacts into groups based on association. The Communicator even allows you to instantly share files, video conference, schedule meetings and log conversations. Everything but the kitchen sink!

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Handouts Available: Installing Office Communicator

Windows Movie Maker

Would you like to learn a tool that allows for easy video editing/creation? Windows Movie Maker is a built-in application for Windows XP and Windows Vista. This program will allow you to simply drag and drop video, audio and even photography to create personalized video pieces. You can even add special effects, fun transitions, movie titles and narration!

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Microsoft eLearning

Microsoft E-Learning provides self-paced online training for a wide range of Microsoft products. Licenses are provided by Sacred Heart University and give access to official Microsoft online training. Available courses include: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint, and more. Courses remain available for a full year after being started and don’t have pre-set schedules, so you are able to complete them at your convenience.

Contact us at !Training_Support@sacredheart.edu to get started!