Tips, tricks, and guidance on using the applications you rely on.

The Microsoft Office suite contains Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, SharePoint and OneDrive. These lessons will help you take advantage of them all.  

Excel 2016

 Start with a Video

- Microsoft Excel 2016: The Excel 2016 Interface (Skillsoft - 5 minutes)

- Microsoft Excel 2016: Managing Excel 2016 Worksheets (Skillsoft - 7 minutes) 


Dig Deeper with a Course

- Microsoft Excel 2016 Essentials: Creating, Editing, and Saving Workbooks (Skillsoft
- Microsoft Excel 2016 Essentials: Formatting Data (Skillsoft


Continue Learning with a Book

- Excel 2016 for Dummies (Skillsoft Book

 

Excel 2013

 Start with a Video

- Microsoft Excel 2013: Remove Duplicates (Skillsoft)

- Microsoft Excel 2013: Use Quick Analysis Tools (Skillsoft


Dig Deeper with a Course

- Creating Workbooks, Worksheets and Data in Excel 2013 (Skillsoft
- Formatting Data in Excel 2013 (Skillsoft

- Excel Tips Weekly by Dennis Taylor (Lynda.com) 


Continue Learning with a Book

- Microsoft Excel 2013 Core Essentials, Exercise Workbook by Daniel Nicholson (Skillsoft Book

Outlook

 Start with a Video

- Microsoft Outlook 2013: Creating Notes in Outlook 2013 (Skillsoft - 4 minutes) 


Dig Deeper with a Course

- Getting to Know Outlook 2016 (Skillsoft
- Formatting E-mail in Outlook 2016 (Skillsoft)
- Scheduleing with Appointments, Events, and Tasks in Outlook 2013 (Skillsoft)


Continue Learning with a Book

- Outlook 2016 for Dummies (Skillsoft Book
- Microsoft Outlook 2013 for Dummies (Skillsoft Book)


Print it out for later 

- Creating and Using Signatures (Skillsoft

 

PowerPoint

 Start with a Video

- Microsoft PowerPoint 2013: Using PowerPoint Templates (Skillsoft - 3 minutes)
- Microsoft PowerPoint 2013: Inserting Screenshots (Skillsoft - 2 minutes) 


Dig Deeper with a Course

- Designing Effective PowerPoint Presentations (Skillsoft
- Using Slide Masters and Slide Elements to Optimize Impact (Skillsoft)
- Creating Photo Albums, Sections, Transitions, and Animations in PowerPoint 2016 (Skillsoft)


Continue Learning with a Book

- PowerPoint 2016 for Dummies (Skillsoft Book


Print it out for later 

- Applying Transitions (Skillsoft
- Reviewing a Presentation (Skillsoft
- Inserting and Formatting Tables (Skillsoft

 

Faculty

 

Skillsoft

Log on to Skillsoft:

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Select the Skillsoft tile on the homepage

Lynda.com

Log on to Lynda.com: 

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Open the dropdown menu at the top of the screen and select Training.
  3. Select the Lynda.com tile. (Lynda.com will open in a new window.)

Students

 

CU Boulder

  1. Log on to your student portal
  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation
  3. Click Start Skillsoft 

UCCS

  1. Log on to your student portal
  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation
  3. Click Start Skillsoft 

CU Denver | CU Anschutz

  1. Log on to your student portal
  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation
  3. Click Start Skillsoft 

Students do not have access to Lynda.com.

Staff

 

Skillsoft

Log on to Skillsoft: 

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Select the Skillsoft tile on the homepage

Lynda.com

Log on to Lynda.com: 

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Open the dropdown menu at the top of the screen and select Training.
  3. Select the Lynda.com tile. (Lynda.com will open in a new window.)