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Training Guides and Resources

A comprehensive library of training resources. You will find a variety of guides, e-Books, self-paced tutorials, demos and how-to videos to enhance your use and knowledge of university technology and software.

D = document, V = video, W = website

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Accessible Technology

Antivirus

Box

Browsers

Campus Phones & Voicemail

Clickers

Clickers (Request Guide)

Elluminate

Email

iPads, Smartphones, and Other Mobile Devices

Microsoft Office

Access

Access 2010 – Basic Tasks (W)

Access 2010 – Make the Switch (W)

Access 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Access 2007 – Get To Know Access 2007 (W)

Access 2007 – Basics (D)

Access 2007 – Intermediate (D)

Access 2007 – Import and Export Data Files (D)

Access 2007 – Import Data: Import or link to data in an Excel workbook (W)

Access 2007 – Import Data: Import data from Excel to a new table in Access (W)

Access 2007 – Export Data: Export Data from Access to Excel (W)

Access 2007 – View and manage objects by using the Navigation Pane (W)

Access 2007 – Primary Keys: Create or remove a primary key (W)

Access 2007 – Tab Order: Set the tab order for controls W)

Access 2007 – Print: Print your Access data (W)

Access 2007 – A variety of Access Guides & Tutorials W)

Access 2007 – Step by Step (W)

Access 2007 – Create a Database W)

Access 2003 – Training Tutorial Courses W)

Excel

Excel 2010 – Basic Tasks (W)

Excel 2010 – Getting Started (W)

Excel 2010 – Online Training Course List (W)

Excel 2010 – PivotTables (W)

Excel 2010 – Create Formulas (W)

Excel 2010 – Create Your First Spreadsheet (W)

Excel 2010 – Make the Switch (W)

Excel 2010 – Manage Information (W)

Excel 2010 – VLookup (What it is and when to use it) (W)

Excel 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Excel 2007 – Up to speed with Excel 2007 (W)

Excel 2007 – Basics: Create your First Workbook (W)

Excel 2007 – Basics  (D)

Excel 2007 – Charts I: How to Create a Chart (W)

Excel 2007 – Charts: Creating Charts (W)

Excel 2007 – Data Query & Management (D)

Excel 2007 – Filters: Filter Data in a Range or Table (W)

Excel 2007 – Formulas: Enter Formulas (W)

Excel 2007 – Formulas: Using Formulas (W)

Excel 2007 – Macro Basics (D)

Excel 2007 – Macros – Record a Basic Macro (W)

Excel 2007 – Working with Multiple Workbooks and Sheets (D)

Excel 2007 – Using Pivot Tables (D)

Excel 2007 – PivotTable I: Get Started (W)

Excel 2007 – PivotTable II: Filters (W)

Excel 2007 – PivotTable III: Calculate Data (W)

Excel 2007 – Sorting: Sort Data (W)

Excel 2007 – Sorting: Sort By Date (W)

Excel 2007 – Sorting: Sort By Multiple Columns of Data (W)

Excel 2007 – Sorting: Sort Data by Cell Color (W)

Excel 2007 – Sorting: Sort Data by Font Color (W)

Excel 2007 – Tips & Shortcuts  (D)

Excel 2007 – VBA (W)

Excel 2007 – A variety of Excel Guides & Tutorials (W)

Excel 2003 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Lync

Lync 2010 – Use and Customization (D)

Lync 2010 – Use Instant Messaging & Presence (W)

Lync 2010 – Add a Contact (W)

Lync 2010 – Add or Change a Note (W)

Lync 2010 – Change Your Presence or Status (W)

Lync 2010 – Check a Contact's Availability (W)

Lync 2010 – Find Previous Conversations (W)

Lync 2010 – Create & Send an Instant Message (W)

Office for the PC

Encryption and Password Protection for Documents (D)

Office 2010 – Office Training Directory (W)

Office 2010 – Getting Started with Office 2010 (W)

Office 2010 – Menu to Ribbon Workbooks (W)

Office 2010 – Interactive Menu to Ribbon Guide (W)

Office 2010 – Exploring the Backstage (V)

Office 2010 – Exploring the Ribbon (V)

Office 2010 – What's New (D)

Office 2007 (D)

Getting Started with 2007 Microsoft Office System (W)

Office 2007 System – Training Tutorials Catalog (W)

Office 2003 System – Training Tutorials Catalog (W)

Office for Macintosh

Encryption and Password Protection for Documents (D)

Office 2011 – Features (W)

Office 2011 – What's New / How–To (W)

Excel 2011 – Get Started with Excel (W)

Outlook 2011 – Configuring Outlook (D)

Outlook 2011 – Get Started with Outlook (W)

PowerPoint 2011 – Get Started with PowerPoint (W)

Word 2011 – Get Started with Word (W)

Outlook

Emailing Within a Microsoft Application (V)

Outlook 2011 – Address Autocomplete (D)

Outlook 2010 – Basic Tasks (W)

Outlook 2010 – Calendar Backup (D)

Outlook 2010 – Mail, Calendar, Contacts, Notes & Tasks (D)

Outlook 2010 – Make the Switch (W)

Outlook 2007 –Scheduling Assistant (V)

Outlook 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Outlook 2007 – Up to speed with Outlook 2007 (W)

Outlook 2007/2010 – Create & Use a Distribution Group (V)

Outlook 2007/2010 – Using the Drag & Drop Feature (V)

Outlook 2007/2010 – Edit Recurring Meetings (V)

Outlook 2007/2010 – Calendar Best Practices: Do's, Dont's & Tips (D)

Outlook 2007/2010 – Microsoft Recommendations To Manage Your Outlook Calendar (D)

Outlook 2007 – Using Mail, Calendar, Contacts, Tasks & Notes (D)

Outlook 2007 – Using Calendaring Features (D)

Outlook 2007 – Calendar I: Outlook Calendar Basics (W)

Outlook 2007 – Create a New Meeting & Use The Scheduling Assistant (University of Wisconsin–Eu Claire - LTS Online Help Documentation) (W)

Outlook 2007 - Manage Your Mailbox I: Finds Its Size and Trim It Down (W)

PowerPoint

PowerPoint 2010 – Basic Tasks (W)

PowerPoint 2010 – Make the Switch (W)

PowerPoint 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

PowerPoint 2007 – Basics: Basics & Best Practices (D)

PowerPoint 2007 – Basics: Create Your First Presentation (W)

PowerPoint 2007 – Basics: PowerPoint 2007 Starter's Guide (W)

PowerPoint 2007 – Intermediate: Working with Themes, Layouts & Masters (D)

PowerPoint 2007 – A variety of PowerPoint Guides & Tutorials (W)

Publisher

Publisher 2010 – What's New (V, W)

Publisher 2010 – Basic Tasks (W)

Publisher 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Publisher 2007 – Creating Professional Flyers & Brochures (D)

Publisher 2007 – Get Started Designing Your Own Professional Publications (W)

Visio

Visio 2010 – Basic Tasks (V, W)

Visio 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Visio 2007 – Shapes I: Introductory Basics You Can't Live Without (W)

Word

Word 2010 – Basic Tasks (W)

Word 2010 – Make the Switch (W)

Word 2007 – Training Tutorial Courses (W)

Word 2007 – Up To Speed with Word 2007 (W)

Word 2007 – Basics: Get to Know Word 2007 I: Create Your First Document (W)

Word 2007 – Authoring Structured & Accessible Documents (D)

Word 2007 – Creating & Using Tables (D)

Word 2007 – Formatting: Format your document with styles (W)

Word 2007 – Formatting: Bullets, Numbers, and Lists (W)

Word 2007 – Headers, Footers, Pages & Sections (D)

Word 2007 – Using Mail Merge (D)

Word 2007 - Mail Merge I: Use Mail Merge for Mass Mailings (W)

Word 2007 – Spacing: Why did the line spacing change in Word? (W)

Word 2007 – Spacing: Adjust the spaces between lines or paragraphs (W)

Word 2007 – Table of Contents: Create an automatic Table of Contents (W)

Word 2007 – A variety of Word Guides & Tutorials (W)

Word 2003 – Training Tutorial Courses  (W)

Moodle

myCSUNsoftware

myCSUNtablet

Operating Systems (Mac and Windows)

Other References

Free Online Tutorials – Tutorials on a list of computer related topics (W)
 
 
Microsoft.com Online Tutorials – Free self paced training courses for Office programs (W)

PeopleFinder - Campus Directory Update Tool (D)
 
Safari Books Online – A on-demand digital library with over 7,000 technology, digital media, business books and videos online. Note: Must be connected to the campus network. (W)
 
Subscribe to the CSUN IT YouTube Channel – Instructions on how to subscribe to the CSUN IT YouTube channel. (D)
 
Tutorialized – A large selection of Graphics, Web Design & Development, Business Applications, Databases, Desktop Programming, Operating Systems, Video Editing tutorials and more. (W)

Other Software

Remote Access

SOLAR

SPSS

SPSS 20 – Vista Home Business / Windows 7 (64 bit)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Advanced Statistics (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Bootstrapping (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Categories (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Complex Samples (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Conjoint (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Custom Tables (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Data Preparation (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Decision Trees (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Direct Marketing (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Exact Tests (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Forecasting (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – GPL Reference Guide (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Missing Values (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Neural Networks (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Regression (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Statistics Algorithms (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Statistics Brief Guide (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Statistics Command Syntax (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Statistics Core System Guide (D)

SPSS 20 (64 bit) – Statistics Base (D)

SPSS 20 – XP Professional / Vista Home Business / Windows 7 (32 bit)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Advanced Statistics (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Bootstrapping (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Categories (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Complex Samples (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Conjoint (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Custom Tables (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Data Preparation (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Decision Trees (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Direct Marketing (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Exact Tests (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Forecasting (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – GPL Reference Guide (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Missing Values (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Neural Networks (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Regression (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Statistics Algorithms (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Statistics Brief Guide (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Statistics Command Syntax (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Statistics Core System Guide (D)

SPSS 20 (32 bit) – Statistics Base (D)

SPSS 19 – XP / Vista / Windows 7 (32/64 bit)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit)) – Advanced Statistics (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Bootstrapping (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Categories (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Complex Samples (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Conjoint (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Custom Tables (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Data Preparation (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Decision Trees (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Direct Marketing (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Exact Tests (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Forecasting (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – GPL Reference Guide (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Missing Values (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Neural Networks (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Regression (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Statistics Algorithms (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Statistics Brief Guide (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Statistics Command Syntax (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Statistics Core System Guide (D)

SPSS 19 (32/64 bit) – Statistics Base (D)

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