SharePoint 2010-The Basics

About the Class:

This workshop lasts 3 hours.

In this workshop, we’ll help you get up and running with the SharePoint 2010 service at UMW – a cloud computing service for UMW Faculty, staff and grad students. You can use SharePoint to store documents and share them with colleagues. In this workshop, you will learn how to create your account, work with SharePoint via the web, and connect to your storage from the desktop. We’ll also discuss how to set permissions on your account to allow other users to access your documents, and explore an already created Group site and see how to interact with it and contribute to it.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Create a SharePoint account
  • Share documents with colleagues
  • Integrate Microsoft Office with SharePoint
  • Map a drive to your SharePoint storage
  • Edit documents with Microsoft Office web apps

What You Need to Know:

  • Work with a web browser

If you don’t have those skills, consider first taking the workshop:

Windows: Basic Computing Skills


SharePoint 2010(PC) SharePoint 2011(Mac)
 Microsoft Office: Basic Tasks in SharePoint Server 2010