Looking for SharePoint guides and tutorials?
If you’re new to SharePoint 2010 then you will likely be looking for some online guides or tutorials for getting started. Microsoft have produced a number of free, online training courses for SharePoint 2010 beginners that can be taken at your desk. They provide an introductory overview of the enterprise features of SharePoint 2010.
The courses are video-based and include several video lessons. Here is a full list of the courses and what they cover:
|Make the switch to the new SharePoint 2010 user interface
|In this course, you’ll learn what’s changed from the previous version of SharePoint, and get up to speed working with the new ribbon.
|Share information in a central place
|This course shows you some features in SharePoint Server 2010 that make it easy to share information. Learn how to find your way around SharePoint sites. The course also shows how to create and edit pages, and how to use blogs and wikis to share knowledge with team members.
|Collaborate on documents and projects more efficiently
|This course shows you some features in SharePoint Server 2010 that make it easy to manage projects and documents. Learn how to use calendars, work on documents simultaneously with other people, take documents offline using SharePoint Workspace, and manage projects.
|Manage documents and content in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
|Learn about the new and updated document management features in SharePoint Server 2010, including Document Sets, content ratings, Document IDs, support for digital assets, and metadata navigation.
|Introduction to Web Content Management
|This course provides an introduction to designing and authoring structured content pages on a publishing site.
|My Sites: Connecting to people and information
|This course will show you how to connect with people and information by using your My Site.
|Introduction to Records Management and Compliance
|This course introduces some of the new and improved Records Management and Compliance features in SharePoint Server 2010.
|Quickly find the resources you need to get your job done
|In this course, you’ll learn how SharePoint Server 2010 has been improved to help you quickly and easily find the documents you need to get your work done faster.
|Make Better Business Decisions
|In this course, you’ll learn how to use a PerformancePoint dashboard to analyze potential business concerns, and then share information with others.
Here is the link to the online training: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint-server-help/CH010372432.aspx
I’d also be interested to know what people think of these courses and what, if anything, you gained from them. So please leave a comment with your thoughts.