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55035 - SharePoint Server 2013 for the Site Owner/ Power User


Duration: 2 Days




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Course Description

​This two day class is designed for information workers or power users who serve as SharePoint Site Owners or Site Collection Administrators. Students should take this course if they need to know how to manage the team collaboration, document management and social features of Microsoft SharePoint 2013. This class is an excellent prerequisite for IT Professionals who work as SharePoint Server Administrators attending 20331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013.  This class can be delivered using Site Collections on an in-house server, virtual machines or Office 365.

Course Objectives

Course Audience

​This course is intended for: SharePoint Site Owners SharePoint Site Collection Administrators SharePoint Administrators and Developers

Course Outline

​Module 1: The Role of the Site Owner This module provides an introduction to the topics covered in the class, introduces SharePoint terminology and gets a start in navigation. Lessons What is SharePoint? SharePoint Administrative Roles SharePoint Administration Options by Role After completing this module, students will be able to: Identify who can do what in SharePoint administration. Navigate to site collection, site, page and list administration pages.

Module 2: Users, Groups and Permissions This module covers the management of SharePoint users and user security. Lessons SharePoint Security Best Practices Users and Groups Adding Users and Groups Adding Site Collection Administrators Permissions and Permission Levels Creating Custom Permission Levels Configuring List and Library Permissions Working with Audiences and Content Filtering Managing User Alerts Lab: Users, Groups and Permissions Add new users to a site Create a permission level for Add, Edit, but not Delete Create a new group for the site Create a new group for granular permissions Create a subsite with unique permissions Set unique permissions on a library and a folder After completing this module, students will be able to: Manage SharePoint security using best practices. Add new users and groups. Create custom permission levels. Work with Audiences.

Module 3: Site and Site Collection Features This module covers the use of SharePoint Features to add and remove functionality. Lessons What is a Feature? Activating and Deactivating Features Commonly Used Features Lab: Site and Site Collection Features Add a Site Notebook to a Team Site After completing this module, students will be able to: Define the purpose of features. Activate and deactivate features.

Module 4: Managing Sites and Pages This module covers the creation and management of SharePoint sites and pages. Lessons Creating Subsites Site Templates Site Lifecycle and Site Deletion Configuring the Look and Feel of a Site Configuring Navigation Options Language Settings Adding and Managing Pages Working with Web Part Pages Frequently Used Web Parts Lab: Managing Sites and Pages Create a Project site Create a page about an event Create a web part page and work with web parts After completing this module, students will be able to: Create subsites from templates. Configure site navigation options. Create and edit pages.

Module 5: Working with Lists and Libraries This module covers the use of SharePoint lists and libraries. Lessons SharePoint Lists and List Features Document Libraries Libraries vs. Lists with Attachments Adding Columns to Lists and Libraries Column and Item Validation Enterprise Metadata and Keywords Settings Creating List and Library Views Working with Office Web Apps Organizing Content Using Folders and Metadata Picture, Asset and Other Libraries Working with the Recycle Bin Configuring RSS Feeds Configuring Incoming Email About Tags and Notes and Ratings Lab: Working with Lists and Libraries Customizing lists and libraries Open, edit and manage documents in Microsoft Office applications and Office Web Apps Delete documents and recover them from the Recycle Bins Configure and work with document versioning Create metadata grouped views Create a custom Calendar view on a library After completing this module, students will be able to: Create and customize lists and libraries. Open and edit documents in Microsoft Office and with Office Web Apps. Manage checked out documents. Recover items from the Recycle Bin. Work with document versioning. Create views including metadata grouped views and calendar views.

Module 6: Document Management This module explorers the document management features of libraries. Lessons Information Management Policy Settings Auditing List and Document Activity Working with Site Columns and Content Types Built-in Content Types Managing Business Content Using Content Types Using Document Sets Using the Content Organizer An Overview of Records Management Lab: Document Management Create a Content Type for Purchase Orders Add Content Types to a library Configure Document Sets Editing and managing documents in a library After completing this module, students will be able to: Create retention and auditing policies for a list or content type. Create and use Site Columns, Content Types and Document Sets. Use the Versioning, Check Out/In and Content Approval features.

Module 7: SharePoint Workflows This module provides an overview of the SharePoint 2013 workflow features. Lessons SharePoint Workflows Out of the Box Workflow Demo Lab: SharePoint Workflows Configuring an Approval Workflow After completing this module, students will be able to: Identify the differences between Out of the Box, SharePoint Designer and Visual Studio workflows. Configure and use the out of the box Approval workflow.

Module 8: Monitoring SharePoint Activity This module covers the use of SharePoint activity reports. Lessons Usage Reports Search Reports After completing this module, students will be able to: Use the Site and Site Collection reports.

Module 9: SharePoint Apps (Optional) This module provides explores SharePoint 2013 Apps. Lessons What is an App? Working with Built-in Apps The SharePoint App Store The Corporate App Store Request an App Lab: SharePoint Apps Browse the SharePoint App Store and download a free app. (Optional) After completing this module, students will be able to: Identify the different kinds of SharePoint Apps. Browse the App stores and add an App

Module 10: The SharePoint Community Site (Optional) This module covers the use of the SharePoint 2013 Community Site. Lessons Building online communities using SharePoint Discussion and Moderation Rating discussions and earning points Lab: The SharePoint Community Site Hands-on practice is delivered as part of the instructor’s presentation. The students will use the features of the module in an instructor led collaboration experience. After completing this module, students will be able to: Interact with other SharePoint users in discussion forums. Rate posts and earn reputation points. -

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