Configuring Project in Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)

Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)    |    Intermediate
  • 5 videos | 14m 49s
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Microsoft Project manages projects of all sizes, but you will want to configure it to work the way you need it to. You will discover how to configure Project, from document display and appearance to save settings, the toolbar, and the ribbon in this 5-video course, recorded in a Project Online Desktop Client environment. Project allows for many display options, so to begin, you will learn how to modify the project document display. This leads into a demonstration of customizing the appearance of your project, where you can personalize certain display options, including your ribbon display, the information that appears in your status bar, and your background. Next, explore how to change the document save settings, and then customize the toolbar by adding shortcuts to the quick access toolbar in Project, as adding frequently used tools can really speed up your workflow. To conclude the course, discover how to customize the Office ribbon, the most important element in Project, as it houses all the tools used when creating a document.


  • modify the project document display
    customize the display options
    change the document save settings
  • customize the Quick Access toolbar
    customize the ribbon


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    1.  Changing your document display in Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)
    3m 44s
    Depending on what you'd like to do, you can modify the display of your Project document. You can show or hide specialized information panels, split the view, or choose from preset views. FREE ACCESS
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    2.  Customizing the appearance in Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)
    2m 52s
    You can personalize certain display options in Project, including your ribbon display, the information that appears in your status bar, and your background. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Changing your document save settings in Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)
    2m 35s
    You can change your default document saving settings so that your project will automatically save. See how to quickly access and change you save settings in Project. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Customizing the toolbar in Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)
    2m 12s
    If you'd like a faster access to tools that you use often, you can add them to the Quick Access toolbar at the top of the page. We'll take a look at how to add these tools, as well as modify their position. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Customizing the ribbon in Project 2019 (Online Desktop Client)
    3m 26s
    In Project, the ribbon provides a visual access to all of the tools you'll need to create your diagrams. See how to customize these ribbons, including how to create your own pane with shortcuts to the buttons you use… FREE ACCESS


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