Several applications in the latest version of Microsoft Office feature a new user interface, making the most frequently-used commands just a single click away. This online course explains how the different elements of this interface are organized and how to use them to accomplish your everyday tasks. Not only will the course provide training on how to use the commands on the user interface, but also it will explain how to customize the user interface with the Quick Access Toolbar. For context-sensitive commands, which pertain directly to the task you are doing at the time, you will become familiar with using the live-preview galleries and the new Mini toolbar. Get up to speed quickly with the 2007 Microsoft Office system by completing this short online course//.
At the end of the course, students will be able to:
Explain how different elements are organized in the new interface.
Use the features provided by the Ribbon.
Work with galleries.
Work with the Quick Access Toolbar, Mini toolbar, and new items on the status bar.
Modules & Lessons
Introduction to the New Microsoft® Office Fluent™ User Interface
Exploring the New Office Fluent User Interface
The Elements of the New Office Fluent User Interface
How to Find Commands in the New Office Fluent User Interface
Using the Ribbon
Microsoft Office Button
How to Modify Application Settings
How to Use the Tabs
What Are Contextual Tabs?
Working with Galleries
How to Use Galleries
How to Customize Galleries
Working with Quick Access Toolbar, Mini Toolbar, and New Items on the Status Bar
How to Customize the Quick Access Toolbar
How to Use the Mini Toolbar
How to Use the New Items on the Status Bar
To view this course, you need:
A Pentium II, 256 MB RAM with a processor speed greater than or equal to 400 MHZ
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 or higher
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher
Adobe Flash 7.0 or higher (1MB disk space needed to install)
Microsoft Silverlight 4.0 or higher
Microsoft Windows Media Player 7.0 or higher
Microsoft XML Core Services 3.0 or higher
A Super VGA monitor with minimum screen resolution 1024x768, with 16-bit color.
A sound card, and either speakers or headphones (for multi-media audio).
Internet bandwidth of 56K or faster. Broadband internet access is recommended.
For courses containing Virtual Server-based labs (courses in the IT Professional and Developer Catalog), you will need:
Microsoft Virtual Server ActiveX control (1MB disk space needed to install)