Week 1 and Beyond

Comfortable with the basics? Now let's look at strategies for tapping the full power of BergApps (Powered by Google).

 Import your Existing Data from your old email client

Options for importing Import your existing mail, contacts, and (if applicable) calendar events from other packages, like Eudora, Microsoft Outlook, or other tools.
Start Organizing Your Mail

General Tips for Organizing your Inbox

 Managing your Inbox: Gmail Tips and Tricks

(Short clips - 1 hour total) Go beyond the basics to learn strategies for using labels, filters, archiving, and Google search to manage your inbox.

Configuring Other Mail Clients

 Configuring Other Mail Clients

While we recommend using the web-based BergApps system to manage your email whenever possible, there may be cases in which you need to access your BergApps Mail through a dedicated email client (like Outlook, Thunderbird, or Eudora).  See this site for resource pointers.

Configuring Mobile Devices

 Using Mobile Devices 

You can easily access your BergApps mail, calendar, contacts, etc., from your mobile phone.  See this site for resource pointers.

If you were an Outlook user:

Switching from Outlook: Gmail and Calendar

(Short clips - 1 hour total) comprehensive introduction to switching from Outlook to Google Apps. Covers threaded email conversations, contacts, labels, filters, calendar events, syncing events from Outlook, and more.


Learn Gmail Tips and Tricks
Become a Gmail Ninja Find a wide variety of tips on reading and managing your email.
Start using keyboard shortcuts (PDF) Enable keyboard shortcuts in your Gmail settings. Then quickly perform almost any Gmail task without a mouse.
Become a power searcher

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(PDF) Quickly find any message using powerful search operators and shortcuts.
Explore recommended Google Labs Enable offline email access, email superstars, canned responses, calendar attachments, and a host of other useful enhancements to Gmail and Google Calendar.
Keep up with Google Updates
View the Google Updates blog Because Google Apps are hosted in the cloud, new features and enhancements became available automatically, without you having to download or install anything.

See what's new via blogs, email alerts, or an RSS feed.

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ABCLearn more at the Google Apps Learning Center
Google Apps Learning Center Visit Google's always-current learning resources page for tips, tricks, tutorial videos, and other helpful Apps resources.
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