Office 15-Minute Webinar archive


UPDATE 3/2013: Current webinars can be found at Below are older recordings. 

Join us every Tuesday for free webinars about how to use Office programs. You can watch the Office 15-Minute Webinars live, or view them later. They run 9:15 am-9:30 am Pacific time on Tuesdays with a live Q&A session to follow.

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Click this link if you want a calendar reminder for the current webinar series. Links below are older webinars.

Date Product Title/Link to Reference Materials & Recordings What
Current webinars Can be found at We are live every Tuesday. Links below are active
March 19 Outlook Sharing calendars into Outlook Want to place your calendar next to your work one? We’ll show you how and import other calendars into Outlook.
March 12 Excel Freeze and lock Excel panes Working with a huge spreadsheet? We can show ways to master all that real estate.
March 5 Office 365 Small Business What is Office 365 Small Business Premium? On February 27 Office 365 for small and large businesses goes on sale. We’ll show you the advantages of buying (or trying) it and some of the new features.
February 26 PowerPoint What you need to know about PowerPoint Slide Masters We’ll show you the value of creating a Slide Master when making a PowerPoint deck.
February 19 Office Tips from Microsoft MVPs MVPs are independent third-party professionals that Microsoft recognizes for their exceptional achievements. We will get their tips for Office and Windows.
February 18 Office 365 Home Premium MVP Special: Favorite new features A Monday afternoon special from the MVP Conference in Redmond. We’ll be presenting a regular webinar on favorite features in the new version of Office.
February 12 Word Setting margins in Word Get that Word doc looking the way you want with different size margins and other formatting advice.
February 5 Word & Publisher Creating business cards Need a business card quickly? We’ll show you how to make one in Word–plus offer ways to make them more vital. Also: why you should try creating in Publisher.
January 29 Office 365 Home Premium Get to know the new Office The features and benefits of subscribing to Office 365 Home Premium you’ll want to know about.
January 22 PowerPoint Using sounds in PowerPoint Adding sounds to a presentation can and impact or becoming annoying. We’ll show you how to tastefully add sounds including how to trigger them with animations.
January 15 Word, PowerPoint & Outlook Working with Photos in Office


Insert and adjust photos, remove background, enlarge pictures and wrap around text. Plus a new tool in PowerPoint 2013.
January 8 Word Spell Check and Proofing a doc


We’ll dive into the tools in Word to polish your document spit-spot. We’ll show how to change AutoCorrect and Proofing options.
December 11 Office The Office Top 10: Your favorites and ours You tell us your favorite things about Office, we’ll tell you ours.
December 4 Word Reviewing and copyediting in Word How to work with the Review tab in Word, including Track Changes. Plus, a look at the upgrades in Word 2013.
November 27 Office Presenting and sharing docs on the go You have an online presentation to give, but you’re stuck. Dash into a coffee shop and deliver a presentation with Office and Microsoft hardware. Filmed on location.
November 20 Office The Holiday Show How to personalize an invitation template for your upcoming parties, plus some stocking stuffer ideas.
November 13 Office What’s Office like on Windows RT devices? We’ll show you how Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote work on a Windows RT device like Surface.
November 6 Access What is Access? Learn how to track inventory and customer information even if you’re not a database expert. Plus, preview Access 2013.
October 30 A tour of Where can you find 150,000 free templates, images, in-depth training, and Office help? We’ll give you a tour, including the latest changes.
October 23 SkyDrive & Office Web Apps How SkyDrive works with Office All about storing, sharing, and using your Office documents privately in the cloud.
October 16 Visio What is Visio? Learn how creating diagrams can bring information to life visually, plus preview the latest version, Visio 2013.
October 9 OneNote OneNote on Windows 8 Preview the new version of OneNote and how it works on the next series of touch devices.
September 25 The Next Office Office Preview: Things you’ll never have to say again Some of the new features in your next version of Office will change the way you know.
September 18 The Next Office Excel 2013: New powerful tools You can see what a chart will look like before pushing a button or have a pivot table recommended to you.
September 11 The Next Office PowerPoint 2013: More ways to impress There are new templates available for PowerPoint 2013, plus upgrades to Presenter’s View to give you more confidence at your next presentation.
September 4 The Next Office Outlook 2013: Take control of your email Looking deeper into the preview of the next Office and Outlook 2013, featuring new ways to peak at information.
August 28 The Next Office Word 2013: Enjoy the read More with the free preview of the new Office. We explore Word 2013 starting with a fantastic new way to read documents.
August 21 OneNote & PowerPoint Back to School With Office 2010 Tools and advice for your computer as you-or ones you love-head back at school including a few free things and discounts.
August 14 Office Web Apps Preview of the new Office Web Apps and We’ll explore these free, online services and the new features recently released.
July 24 Office Mobile Working with Office on a Windows Phone How Office Mobile on a Windows Phone becomes your office on the go.
July 17 All What is the Quick Access Toolbar? In Office you can place your favorite commands in the aptly named Quick Access Toolbar to always have them at the ready.
June 12 Excel Excel Pivot Tables and Slicers Going over this much asked for subject and tools at to help.
May 22 Office for Mac Working with Office for Mac 2011 A quick tour including some things created for the Mac audience

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–Doug Thomas