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Outlook Office 365 (Windows): Illustrating Email

Outlook Office 365 (Windows): Illustrating Email

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Outlook for Office 365 e-mails do not have to contain text only. In this 17-video course, learners can explore ways to illustrate e-mails, including adding images, links, shapes, WordArt and SmartArt graphics, tables, charts, polls, and objects. Begin by learning how to insert a hyperlink into an e-mail, and then insert an image. This leads into adapting and formatting an image that you have inserted into an e-mail, by, for example, adjusting brightness and dimensions. Learn how to insert WordArt graphics to create a professional-looking title; how to insert diagrams by using shape tools available in Outlook; and how to modify and edit your shapes or diagrams. Also learn how to insert, modify, and format a table; use SmartArt graphics to create a diagram to present data; and then modify and format a SmartArt graphic. Discover how to insert charts, which are very useful for presenting data entries or statistics, and then format a chart. Explore how to create a survey in Outlook, and finally, learn how to insert an object into an e-mail.

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Outlook Office 365 (Windows): Illustrating Email

  • Inserting a link
  • Inserting an image
  • Formatting an image
  • Inserting WordArt graphics
  • Inserting shapes
  • Modifying a shape
  • Inserting a table
  • Modifying a table
  • Formatting your table
  • Inserting a SmartArt graphic
  • Modifying a SmartArt graphic
  • Formatting your SmartArt graphic
  • Inserting a chart
  • Modifying a chart
  • Formatting your chart
  • Creating a survey
  • Inserting an object
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