In this online course for upgraders we support you in your transition to Project 2013. We explain the new user interface and tell you what new program features are available and how to use them. This course is intended for users who want to gain an overview quickly and are planning to use our online help to get targeted solutions for specific program features. To learn how to work with Project in general, please refer to our online courses for Project 2010.
Course Duration: 3 - 4 hours
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In this video you will get important information about how to work with this upgrader course.
Office 2013 User Interface
In this video we will familiarize you with the new user interface of Office 2013. You will learn how to work with the ribbon and all the other important new features.
Opening and Saving Files quickly
With the implementation of touch devices and cloud services, simple procedures like opening and saving files have changed a lot in the Office 2013 programs. We show you how to set up your Office program in order to handle these tasks much faster.
In this video we will introduce you to the Protected View, a new security feature of the Office 2013 programs. Depending on your environment, the basic settings are more or less useful. We will show you how to adjust them without compromising your safety.
Novelties Project 2013
In this video we will explain the most important novelties of Project 2013. It includes only novelties introduced since the version 2010.
Novelties in Project 2010
In this video we will introduce you to the new features and functions in Project 2010.
Undo several actions
In this video we will show you how to undo and repeat several steps using the Undo- and Repeat-buttons.
Using Change Highlighting
In this video we will introduce you to the Change Highlighting which indicates unintended changes in the scheduling of tasks.
Formatting a project plan
In this video you will learn how to apply an individual formatting to your project plan. You can visually customize the Gantt Chart or the Task Sheet and thereby emphasize certain tasks, apply your own color schemes and much more.
Using the timeline
In this video we will show you how to use and format the timeline.
In this video we will introduce you to the team planner view. It allows an easy planning and supervising of human resources and gives a clear overview of your project.
Using Placeholder Tasks
In this video you will learn how work with Placeholder Tasks in MS Project. With Placeholder Tasks you can enter tasks with insufficient information.
In this film we will show you how to inactivate tasks. This is an easy way to carry out What-If-Analyses, compare alternative scenarios and more.
Using the Task Inspector
In this video we will show you how to display task dependencies and solve scheduling- and resource conflicts using the Task Inspector.
In this video we will show you how to create and administer resource calendars. You will learn how to define individual working times, capacities, etc. for every single resource.
The Resource Type Cost
In this film we will show you how to work with resources of the type "Cost". When you define fixed costs using cost-resources, it is possible to assign them to tasks, filter them and more.
In this video we will show you how to create and apply budgets. We will also show you how to create budget groups.
Creating visual reports
In this video we will show you how to create template-based visual reports of your project that can be displayed and edited in the programs Visio and Excel.
In this video we will show you how to create your own tables, how to customize existing tables and how to organize them. This can be helpful when you frequently need to display a certain set of data that is not pre-defined in Project.
Create Your Own Tabs
In this video we will show you how to create your own tabs in the Office programs. You can thereby integrate your own macros and frequently used commands into the user interface.
Interactive Command Guide
In this video you will learn how to work with Microsofts Interactive Guide in order to comfortably and quickly find familiar commands from older versions in the new interface of Office 2010.