Project 2013 Core Essentials

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Description:
This one-level training course presents the skills that students need to get the most out of Microsoft Project 2013. The course covers topics such as setting up a project, scheduling work, managing resources, creating a timeline, managing tasks, working with deadlines and constraints, working with data, creating reports, adding the finishing touches, printing, and sharing.
Prerequisites:
Participants are expected to be IT literate. This is not an introduction to computers course.
The Basics:
Opening Project
Using the Welcome Project
Creating a New Project
Signing In
Saving a Project
Opening a Project
Setting Up a Project:
Entering Project Information
Setting Working Time
Choosing Automatic or Manual Scheduling
Entering Tasks
Scheduling Work:
Organizing Tasks into Phases
Linking and Unlinking Tasks
Moving Tasks
Rescheduling Tasks
Splitting Tasks
Deleting Tasks
Managing Resources:
Entering Resources
Using the Resource Information Dialog
Assigning Resources to Tasks
Removing and Replacing Resource Assignments
Creating a Timeline:
Showing and Hiding the Timeline
Customizing Timeline Tasks
Changing the Font for Individual Timeline Items
Modifying Global Text Styles
Copying the Timeline
Managing Tasks:
Creating Recurring Tasks
Importing Outlook Tasks
Inactivating Tasks
Updating Task Completion
Updating the Project
Working with Deadlines and Constraints:
Using the Task Information Dialog
Changing the Task Calendar
Using Lag and Lead Time
Creating Milestones
Setting Deadlines
Creating Constraints
Working with Data:
Sorting Data
Filtering Data
Highlighting Data
Grouping Data
Outlining Data
Creating Reports:
Creating a Built-In Report
Creating a Dashboard
Creating a Report from Scratch
Creating a Visual Report
The Finishing Touches:
Viewing the Entire Project
Checking Your Spelling
Running the Task Inspector
Applying a Gantt Chart Style
Highlighting Critical, Slack, or Late Tasks
Printing and Sharing Your Project:
Saving a Project as PDF or XPS
Exporting a Project as an Excel Workbook
Printing a Project
E-mailing a Project
Customizing the Interface:
Collapsing and Expanding the Ribbon
Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
Hiding and Showing Ribbon Tabs
Creating Custom Ribbon Tabs
Resetting Interface Changes