Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 - Intermediate Course Outline

Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 - Intermediate


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Section 1: Organizing Your E-mail, Part One

Lesson 1.1: Managing Folders

Creating Folders

Renaming Folders

Moving Folders

Deleting Folders

Moving Messages to Folders


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Lesson 1.2: Using the Favorites List

Adding Folders to the Favorites List

Reordering Favorite Folders

Removing a Folder from Favorites

Expanding and Collapsing the Favorites List

Enabling and Disabling the Favorites List


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Lesson 1.3: Using Search Folders

Creating Default Search Folders

Creating Custom Search Folders

Using Search Folders

Modifying Search Folders


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Lesson 1.4: Searching in Outlook

Using the Search Box

About the Search Tools Tab

Setting Search Options

Searching for Contacts

Filtering E-mail


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Section 1: Case Study

Section 1: Review Questions

Section 2: Organizing Your E-mail, Part Two

Lesson 2.1: Using Rules and Cleanup Tools

Creating a Simple Rule

Modifying Rules

Using the Rules and Alerts Wizard

Marking a Message for Follow-Up

Cleaning up a Folder or Conversation


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Lesson 2.2: Using Quick Steps

Using Quick Steps

Creating Quick Steps

Managing Quick Steps

Resetting Quick Steps


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Lesson 2.3: Configuring Categories

Setting up Categories

Assigning a Category to an Item

About Quick Click

Upgrading Categories

Using Categories in a View

Creating Category Search Folders


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Lesson 2.4: Managing Junk Mail

Using the Junk E-Mail Filter

Receiving Junk Mail

About the Phishing Filter

About Automatic Downloads

Managing Blocked and Safe Senders Lists


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Section 2: Case Study

Section 2: Review Questions

Section 3: A Word Primer

Lesson 3.1: Basic Text Tools

Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Text

Using the Office Clipboard

Using Find and Replace

Checking Your Spelling


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Lesson 3.2: Formatting Text

Changing Font Face, Size, and Color

Applying Text Effects

Highlighting Text

Changing Text's Case

Using the Font Dialog

Clearing Formatting


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Lesson 3.3: Applying Advanced Text Effects

Using the Format Painter

Applying a Quick Style

Changing the Style Set

Using Themes

Understanding Mail Formats


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Lesson 3.4: Formatting Paragraphs

Aligning and Justifying Text

Indenting a Paragraph

Changing Paragraph Spacing

Creating a Bulleted, Numbered, or Multilevel List

Adding Borders and Shading

Using the Borders and Shading Dialog


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Lesson 3.5: Adding Word Elements, Part One

Adding Tables

Adding Pictures and Clip Art

Adding Screenshots

Adding Shapes


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Lesson 3.6: Adding Word Elements, Part Two

Adding Text Boxes

Adding WordArt

Adding SmartArt

Adding Charts


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Section 3: Case Study

Section 3: Review Questions

Section 4: Understanding E-Mail Accounts

Lesson 4.1: Setting up a Basic E-Mail Account

Overview of E-mail Account Types

Setting up a POP3, IMAP, or HTTP E-mail Account

Using Your Mailbox

Understanding the Send/Receive Tab

Setting Send/Receive Options


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Lesson 4.2: Configuring SMS Accounts

Setting up a Mobile Service Account

Viewing Text Messages

Creating a Text Message

Removing the Account

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Lesson 4.3: Configuring RSS Feeds

Setting up an RSS Feed in Outlook

Setting up an RSS Feed with Internet Explorer

Reading and Managing Feed Items

Sharing a Feed with a Friend

Removing an RSS Feed

Getting Help with RSS Feeds


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Section 4: Case Study

Section 4: Review Questions

Section 5: Microsoft Exchange Server

Lesson 5.1: About Microsoft Exchange Server

Understanding Microsoft Exchange Server

Setting up an Exchange Mailbox

How an Exchange Mailbox Works

Supported Versions of Exchange Server with Outlook 2010

About Outlook Web Access


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Lesson 5.2: Managing Your Mailbox

Setting Permissions on Your Mailbox

Configuring Delegate Access

Viewing Another User's Mailbox

Setting up the Out of Office Assistant

Using the Global Address Book


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Lesson 5.3: Managing Tasks and E-mail Messages

Recovering Deleted Items

Recalling Messages

Sending a Task Sharing Request

Responding to a Task Sharing Request

Viewing Another User's Tasks


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Lesson 5.4: Managing Your Calendar

Sharing a Calendar

Responding to a Calendar Sharing Request

Viewing Another User's Calendar

Using Schedule View


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Lesson 5.5: Scheduling Meetings with Exchange Server

Scheduling a Meeting

Using the Scheduling Assistant

Responding to a Meeting Request

Tracking Responses

Adding and Removing Attendees

Contacting Attendees

Cancelling a Meeting


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Section 5: Case Study

Section 5: Review Questions


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