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Office 365 Administration Basics

Learn about the basics of administration using Office 365 with this free online course.

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This free online course will teach students about Office 365 Administration Basics, where they will learn how to manage users, use the domain, steps for hosting a domain, and steps for keeping that domain well protected against spam and malware. So why wait? Stat this course today and learn how to become an effective Office 365 Administrator.





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This course, Office 365 Administration Basics, will provide you with an understanding of how administration works when using the Office 365 applications and software. You will learn how to use the domain, the basic steps to host a domain name, and external sharing. You will be able to explain what integrated apps are and how to use them, as well as controlling user software. You will also learn about Bing Places for Business, service settings, reports, and checking and logging service requests.

This course then explains creating security groups, creating distribution groups, user properties, and password policies. You will learn about how to set up secure password policies for your users, adding a user license, and client software. You will also learn about migrating mail to Office 365.

This course then wraps up discussing processes for managing spam and malware. You will learn what spam and malware are and how to minimize your risks within the Office 365 software. By taking this course you will learn about checking service settings, managing mail flow, and how to make administration decisions for your users in regards to what they will want and need when utilizing the Office 365 apps. So why wait? Start learning today.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you will be able to:

  • Outline the basic steps to host a domain name
  • Indicate how to use Bing Places for business
  • Describe the process for creating security groups
  • Summarize how to create a distribution group
  • Explain the process of migrating mail to Office 365


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