Getting Started with Office 2010

Used an earlier version of Word?
Take the online course "Make the switch to Word 2010." Find out, hands-on, what Word 2010 can do for you.
Take the Word 2010 training Take the Word 2010 training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in Word 2003 and see its location in Word 2010.
Run the Word Interactive Guide Run the Word Interactive Guide
Never used Word before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Word 2010.
Learn basic tasks in Word 2010 Learn basic tasks in Word 2010
Used an earlier version of Excel?
Take the online course "Make the switch to Excel 2010." Find out, hands-on, what Excel 2010 can do for you.
Take the Excel 2010 training Take the Excel 2010 training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in Excel 2003 and see its location in Excel 2010.
Run the Excel Interactive Guide Run the Excel Interactive Guide
Never used Excel before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Excel 2010.
Learn basic tasks in Excel 2010 Learn basic tasks in Excel 2010
Used an earlier version of Outlook?
Take the online course "Make the switch to Outlook 2010." Find out, hands-on, what Outlook 2010 can do for you.
Take the Outlook 2010 training Take the Outlook 2010 training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in Outlook 2003 and see its location in Outlook 2010.
Run the Outlook Interactive Guide Run the Outlook Interactive Guide
Never used Outlook before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Outlook 2010.
Learn basic tasks in Outlook 2010 Learn basic tasks in Outlook 2010
Need more help?
Used an earlier version of PowerPoint?
Take the online course "Make the switch to PowerPoint 2010." Find out, hands-on, what PowerPoint 2010 can do for you.
Take the PowerPoint 2010 training Take the PowerPoint 2010 training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in PowerPoint 2003 and see its location in PowerPoint 2010.
Run the PowerPoint Interactive Guide Run the PowerPoint Interactive Guide
Never used PowerPoint before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with PowerPoint 2010.
Learn basic tasks in PowerPoint 2010 Learn basic tasks in PowerPoint 2010
Used an earlier version of Access?
Take the online course "Make the switch to Access 2010." Find out, hands-on, what Access 2010 can do for you.
Take the Access 2010 training Take the Access 2010 training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in Access 2003 and see its location in Access 2010.
Run the Access Interactive Guide Run the Access Interactive Guide
Never used Access before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Access 2010.
Learn basic tasks in Access 2010 Learn basic tasks in Access 2010
Used an earlier version of OneNote?
Take the online course "Make the switch to OneNote 2010." Find out, hands-on, what OneNote 2010 can do for you.
Take the OneNote 2010 training Take the OneNote 2010 training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in OneNote 2003 and see its location in OneNote 2010.
Run the OneNote Interactive Guide Run the OneNote Interactive Guide
Never used OneNote before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with OneNote 2010.
Learn basic tasks in OneNote 2010 Learn basic tasks in OneNote 2010
Don't want to start from scratch?
Use a template: a starter file that has predefined formats, layouts, and design. This video shows you how.
Watch video about Publisher 2010 templates Watch video about Publisher 2010 templates
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in Publisher 2003 and see its location in Publisher 2010.
Run the Publisher Interactive Guide Run the Publisher Interactive Guide
Never used Publisher before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Publisher 2010.
Learn basic tasks in Publisher 2010 Learn basic tasks in Publisher 2010
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in InfoPath 2003 and see its location in InfoPath 2010.
Run the InfoPath Interactive Guide Run the InfoPath Interactive Guide
Never used InfoPath before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with InfoPath 2010.
Learn basic tasks in InfoPath 2010 Learn basic tasks in InfoPath 2010
Used an earlier version of Project?
Take the online course "Getting started with Project 2010."
Take the Project training Take the Project training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive guide to find your favorite commands on the ribbon in Project 2010
Run the Project Interactive Guide Run the Project Interactive Guide
Already have a project to manage?
The Project 2010 Road Map can help you manage each part of your project’s lifecycle.
View the Project road map View the Project road map
Thrown in the deep end?
Learn the basics of Project 2010—for the "accidental" project manager.
Get an introduction to project management Get an introduction to project management
Used an earlier version of Visio?
Take the online course "Getting started with Visio 2010." Find out, hands-on, what Visio 2010 can do for you.
Take the Visio training Take the Visio training
Missing the menus?
Use an interactive, animated guide to find commands. Point to a command in Visio 2003 and see its location in Visio 2010.
Run the Visio Interactive Guide Run the Visio Interactive Guide
Never used Visio before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Visio 2010.
Learn basic tasks in Visio 2010 Learn basic tasks in Visio 2010
Used Groove (the earlier version of SharePoint Workspace)?
Take the online course "SharePoint Workspace 2010 and Introduction." Find out, hands-on, what SharePoint Workspace 2010 can do for you.
Take the SharePoint Workspace training Take the SharePoint Workspace training
Never used SharePoint Workspace before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with SharePoint Workspace 2010.
Learn basic tasks in SharePoint Workspace 2010 Learn basic tasks in SharePoint Workspace 2010
Used an earlier version of Communicator?
Find out what Lync 2010 can do for you.
Video: What’s New with Microsoft Lync 2010 Video: What’s New with Microsoft Lync 2010
Never used Lync before?
Learn how to perform common tasks with Lync 2010.
Quick Start guides for Lync 2010 Quick Start guides for Lync 2010

Migration Guides

Get answers to common questions about making the transition to Office 2010 programs. Click a link or an image below, and the guide opens as a PDF file in Adobe Reader. You can then view the guide, print it out, or save it for later use.

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