Lotus Notes 8.5 online training courses
Total Courses: 5    Estimated Training Time: 8 Hour(s)


1 Year Unlimited access to all 5 courses listed below, includes over 8 hours of online courseware.

Almost every user knows that Lotus Notes allows them to send and receive e-mail. But Lotus Notes also offers many more services, including calendar management, instant messages, a browser, and more. Learn how to use and make the most of all of these features with this series.

Current Price: $59.95 | List Price: $99.95

This Lotus Notes 8.5 online training series provides 8 hours of self-paced courseware. This web-based training provides 1 year of unlimited access to all of the following lessons:

  1. Exploring Lotus Notes 8.5
  2. Sending and Receiving E-Mail
  3. Scheduling Appointments and Meetings
  4. Defining Contacts and To Do Items
  5. Using the Productivity Tools and Web Browser

Lesson Detail:

  • Lotus Notes 8.5: Exploring Lotus Notes 8.5
    This course describes how to access the main features of Lotus Notes 8.5.

    • Working from the home page
    • Principal Lotus Notes features
    • Quick notes and the sidebar
    • Searches, filters, and help

  • Lotus Notes 8.5: Sending and Receiving E-Mail
    This course describes the navigation of the IBM Lotus Notes 8.5 Mail application and its enhancements. It also reviews using the features of the Mail application.

    • Understanding the inbox
    • Using inbox features
    • Sending e-mail messages
    • Using new message features
    • Other e-mail features
    • Using sametime instant messaging

  • Lotus Notes 8.5: Scheduling Appointments and Meetings
    This course describes the new features and look of the Lotus Notes 8.5 Calendar.

    • Understanding the Calendar
    • Adding appointments
    • Scheduling meetings
    • Using Calendar options

  • Lotus Notes 8.5: Defining Contacts and To Do Items
    This course describes the Contacts and To Do applications in Lotus Notes 8.5.

    • Working with Contacts
    • Setting Contacts options
    • Creating To Do items

  • Lotus Notes 8.5: Using the Productivity Tools and Web Browser
    This course describes four productivity tools you can use within Lotus Notes - a word processor, a presentation program, a spreadsheet program, and a Web browser.

    • The Lotus Productivity Tools
    • Lotus Documents
    • Lotus Presentations
    • Lotus Spreadsheets
    • The Lotus Notes Web browser


Lotus Notes 8.5


This series is for anyone who wants to learn the most commonly used features of IBM Lotus Notes 8.5.


  • Flash and audio provide animated, interactive Lesson Introductions, Activities, and Simulations.
  • Audio accompanies each lesson page throughout the course.
  • Decision Point activities allow learners to work toward an outcome in an interactive environment.
  • Show Me Hows allow learners to access instructional demonstrations from all courses in the series.
  • Simulations teach learners to perform specific tasks in applications through guided, multi-step exercises.
  • Activities allow learners to apply course concepts in an interactive questioning environment.
  • Full-page images allow learners to experience an application as if it were open on their computer.
  • Exercises allow learners to practice in the actual application being studied.
  • A Course Topics list contains active hyperlinks, permitting quick access to specific topics.
  • Find-A-Word allows learners to look up an unfamiliar term in the Glossary, on the Web, or in a dictionary. In addition, it lets them find other occurrences of the term in the same course.
  • Search text enables learners to rapidly search all text within a course to easily retrieve information required.
  • Courses challenge the learner with a variety of question formats, including multi-step simulations, true/false, multiple choice, and fill-in-the-blank.
  • A skill assessment generates a customized learning path based on the results of a pre-test.
  • A glossary provides a reference for definitions of unfamiliar terms.
  • Bookmarking tracks the learner's progress in a course.

Technical Requirements

  • Internet connection
  • Browser: Internet Explorer, FireFox, Chrome, Safari, Opera or any standards compliant browser.
  • Authorware and Macromedia Flash player recommended but not required.
  • JavaScript must be enabled.

What You Get

You will receive Unlimited Access to all of the Lotus Notes 8.5 training tutorials listed above. Your online training courses will be available from anywhere you have internet access.This e-learning series includes all of the online training tutorials listed and is provided in an interactive, self-paced format. Retake any or all of our computer training as often as you want. Our online tutorials allow you to learn anywhere, anytime from any computer with internet access. All courses allow for 1 year unlimited access (1 user), include a variety of features and qualify for Continuing Education Unit credit.

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