About this Course

Tech Type Essentials
Duration 1 Day
Special Notices

Shorter bite-size virtual sessions are available on key topics from this course. Please contact us for further details.

In this course, you'll learn the new features of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Since you use Office in your job, you'll want to learn the new features of Office 2010 that will help to streamline your work.

Target Audience:
An experienced end user of Microsoft Office who has used Office 2000, XP or 2003 with basic knowledge of the core applications, and needs to know the new features of Office 2010.

Please Note: This course is not suitable for those users upgrading from Office 2007, see Office 2010: New Features from Office 2007 - MOFF10NF for more details. The course does not cover any configuration, deployment options or technical support advice for Office 2010.


  • Before attending this course, delegates should be existing Microsoft Office users who will be required to use Microsoft Office 2010. They should have basic knowledge of the core applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Delegates should be able to use a keyboard and mouse and be able to navigate the Windows XP (or later) operating system including using Windows Explorer.

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Explore the general environment of Office 2010
  • Use the key new features of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook 2010


Lesson 1: Using the Office 2010 Environment

  • General Environment
  • The Ribbon
  • Tabs, Groups and Commands
  • Dialog Box Launcher
  • Quick Access Toolbar
  • Customise the Ribbon
  • Office Backstage View
  • Compatibility
  • File Formats
  • Document Inspector
  • Views and Zooming
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Formatting
  • Mini Toolbar
  • Themes

Lesson 2: Using the New Features of Word 2010

  • New Formatting Features
  • Live Previews
  • Inline Text Effects
  • Paste Special
  • Quick Styles
  • New Content Features
  • Pre-formatted Content
  • Navigation Pane
  • Quick Parts
  • New Proofing Features
  • Word Count
  • Contextual Spell Checking

Lesson 3: Using the New Features of Excel 2010

  • New General Features
  • Increased Capacity
  • New Formatting Features
  • Galleries
  • Conditional Formatting
  • New Formula Features
  • Resizable Formula Bar
  • Name Manager
  • New Analysis Features
  • Excel Tables
  • Filtering and Sorting
  • Sparklines
  • PivotTable Enhancements
  • Slicers
  • New Proofing Features
  • Page Layout View

Lesson 4: Using the New Features of PowerPoint 2010

  • New General Features
  • Viewing Presentations
  • New Formatting Features
  • Live Previews
  • Custom Slide Layouts
  • Sections
  • Graphics Effects
  • New Content Features
  • Convert Bullet to SmartArt Graphic
  • New Slide Show Features
  • Animations and Transitions

1 Day

Microsoft Office
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Virtual learning

Recreates a classroom experience online, enabling full interactions with the learning professional leading the course.

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