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Exam 77-423 : Outlook 2013 Essentials

The Microsoft Outlook 2013 Essentials course shows you how to customize the Outlook user interface, send and respond to emails and meeting requests, manage the calendar, schedule meetings and appointments, organize contacts, create and modify tasks, and use notes.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Introduction to Outlook 2013
  • Managing multiple outlook accounts
  • Customizing the Outlook User Interface
  • Creating, Responding, and Formatting Emails
  • Formatting Item Content and Working with Attachments
  • Creating, Adding, and Assigning Signatures
  • Cleaning up Messages
  • Outlook Rules
  • Managing Automatic Messages
  • Managing Outlook Contacts
  • Using Social Connectors
  • Managing your Outlook calendar
  • Creating and Manipulating Meetings, Appointments, and Events
  • Creating, Working, and Using Tasks and Notes


Home and Office users taking this course should already be familiar with Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, Microsoft Office Outlook 2010, or other email management programs.   Learners familiar with Microsoft Office 2003 should complete ‘Introduction to the New Microsoft Office Fluent User Interface’.

Skills Measured

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below. The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam. The higher the percentage, the more questions you are likely to see on that content area on the exam.

The information after “This objective may include but is not limited to” is intended to further define or scope the objective by describing the types of skills and topics that may be tested for the objective. However, it is not an exhaustive list of skills and topics that could be included on the exam for a given skill area. You may be tested on other skills and topics related to the objective that are not explicitly listed here.

  • Manage the Outlook Environment
  • Manage Messages
  • Manage Schedules
  • Manage Contacts and Groups

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