Office 2016 New Features - Beginner

1 Hours, 19 Minutes


Delivery Method

Educate 360 Pro from New Horizons

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Course Overview

This course will instruct students on the new features that have rolled out in Microsoft Office 2016. Students will review the common changes across the suite of products such as Tell Me, ink equations, new chart types, version history, and themes and review individual feature enhancements in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access.

Course Objectives

Overview of Common Changes, New Features in Word, New Features in Excel, New Features in PowerPoint, New Features in Outlook, New Features in Access, Overview of Common Changes, New Features in Word, New Features in Excel, New Features in PowerPoint, New Features in Outlook, New Features in Access

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - Overview of Common Changes

  • Using the Tell Me Feature
  • Using Smart Lookup
  • Applying the New Colorful Theme
  • Working with Version History
  • Working with New Chart Types
  • Using Ink Equations

3 - New Features in Word

  • Using Co-Authoring

4 - New Features in Excel

  • Using the One-Click Forecast
  • Searching in the PivotTable Field List
  • Using Multi-Select with a PivotTable Slicer
  • Using Maps
  • Using Get and Transform Power Queries
  • Publishing and Sharing in Power BI
  • Using Power View
  • Working with PowerPivot Improvements

5 - New Features in PowerPoint

  • Using Preset Styles for Shapes
  • Creating a Screen Recording

6 - New Features in Outlook

  • Working with Groups
  • Working with Clutter
  • Searching with Keywords and People Suggestions
  • Working with Email Attachments

7 - New Features in Access

  • Exploring the New Environment
  • Exploring New Templates
  • Exporting Linked Information to Excel
  • Integrating with SharePoint 2016

8 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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