New Microsoft Office Products to Launch Next Week
IT@Sam is pleased to announce that the most recent versions of Microsoft Office will be installed on desktop campus computers next week.
Microsoft Office 2010 for Windows will be deployed on Friday, August 12 in the evening. Microsoft 2011 for Macintosh will be deployed the evening of Wednesday, August 10.
Both Office 2010 and 2011 include substantial changes to the programs within including MS Word, Powerpoint, Excel and Outlook. For the first time in many years, there is even a version of MS Outlook for Mac!
IT@Sam will be providing training sessions in the fall and guides will be available for download.
If you would like to get started on learning the new programs, Microsoft.com has a comprehensive series of tutorials that are designed for both people new to Office and people that are migrating from older versions of Office products.
The first two introductory sessions will be held on Wednesday August 24 in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS). More training opportunities will be available througout the fall semester so please keep reading the IT@Sam Newsletter for updates.
- Office 2010 for PC Introduction will be held from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. in CHSS C070
- Office 2011 for Mac Introduction will be held from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. in CHSS C090.
If you are curious about the new features in these versions of MS Office please mark it on your calendar!