Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Outlook 2003 - what is new and wonderful? Why upgrade?

Posted on 2003-10-31
3
Medium Priority
?
534 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-18
What I am looking for is anything that can help create a nice list of organized bullets fairly professionally and quickly. Links ok, more points available. Here is an example:

http://www.microsoft.com/office/outlook/prodinfo/overview.mspx

A handful of bullets for a topic,  or anything else that is nice for a viewgraph or handout in a presentation. It should be understandable enough that I could back it up if asked.

Make up your own, you are welcome. Upgrading from Office XP with Exchange, I do not use enough of the features beyond send/receive to go that far on my own, so there should be plenty room for more than one to help me out here.

I need the presentation, the bullets are just one way to make up handouts or slides or whatever, so I am open for some alternatives. But be reasonable, I expect the audience to already be more technically competant than I am, they just may not have had a chance to hear the good news yet.

[I'll also consider splitting points for 'bad news' comments, since I have no desire to be caught flat-footed by any responses, but the focus here should be upbeat, like a dog & pony show]
0
Comment
Question by:SunBow
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 13

Accepted Solution

by:
Mob-bom earned 1200 total points
ID: 10175598
SunBow

You would know best what aspects of Outlook 2003 you want to point out in a presentation based on your firm and the way they use email, contacts, et al.

Below is a list of sites that contain various types of information of OL 2003 for you to pick and choose from for a presentation.  Just remember, to give credit for direct quotes! :-)

Top tips for Outlook 2003 (good handout data)
http://office.microsoft.com/home/office.aspx?assetid=FX011052481033&CTT=98

Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 Assistant (good handout data)
http://office.microsoft.com/assistance/topcategory.aspx?TopLevelCat=CH790018071033&CTT=4&Origin=ES790000201033

New Features in Microsoft Outlook 2003 (Slipstick is an -excellent- OL site)
http://www.slipstick.com/outlook/ol2003/newfeatures.htm

Office 2003 Editions Reviewer's Guide (use the downloads on the right hand side.  Although its for all of Office 2003, OL is in there)
http://www.microsoft.com/office/editions/prodinfo/guide.mspx

Outlook 2003 [PC Pro]
http://www.pcpro.co.uk/?http://www.pcpro.co.uk/reviews/reviews_story.php?id=49033

Outlook 11 Improves Connectivity, Adds Features
http://www.winnetmag.com/MicrosoftExchangeOutlook/Article/ArticleID/26995/MicrosoftExchangeOutlook_26995.html





 
0
 
LVL 24

Author Comment

by:SunBow
ID: 10176303
Actually I never know. Not like I'd like to. I think of it more like telling them I know they've decided to go with it, the only real decision left is when. From their side, they always feel better when they come up with nice convincing arguments to give others.  One thing I did find out, or guess out, was that one or more wanted a prettied up brag rights, having just a few bullets of how getting the product(s) would save so many millions or billions, according to __________.

This question is so old I thought it a dead issue, no real answer or interest, etc. Given the above comment, I'll upgrade the point offer from 100 to 300 to reflect about 50 points each.

And I thank you all kindly that this question was not left to mere deletion due to audience caring more for SP's than upgrades, or whatever.
0
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:Mob-bom
ID: 10176354
Thanks for the points SunBow. I hope you can use the links to show that increased productivity not only has the potential of saving money for the company, but is beneficial to all those that use those products.
0

Featured Post

New feature and membership benefit!

New feature! Upgrade and increase expert visibility of your issues with Priority Questions.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Large Outlook files lead to various unwanted errors and corruption issues. Furthermore, large outlook files can also make Outlook take longer to start-up, search, navigate, and shut-down. So, In this article, i will discuss a method to make your Out…
Mailbox Overload?
This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory. NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps. Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook. Start typing the address: …
Many of my clients call in with monstrous Gmail overloading issues with Outlook. A quick tip is to turn off the All Mail and Important folders from synching. Here is a quick video I made to show you how to turn off these and other folders in Gmail s…

670 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question