Part 1 of Our Gmail Training is Available

In January 2024, Google will no longer offer Basic HTML View for Gmail. We are providing training to help make the transition from Basic HTML to Standard View easier.

You can now stream or download the first part of our Gmail training for December, “Ten Tips for Transitioning from Basic HTML View to Standard View in Gmail with JAWS, Part 1.” Part 2 will be available by December 29 on our Webinars On Demand page.

What We Cover in Part 1

In the first part of this training, we provide an overview of the Gmail Standard View interface, provide benefits of using Standard View, and discuss techniques for navigation. Learn about:

  • When to Use the JAWS Virtual PC and PC Cursors
  • How to access Settings and turn on Gmail keyboard commands
  • Use keyboard commands to access labels, messages, and more
  • Access a list of available Gmail keyboard commands
  • Access Gmail resources from Google

We’ll also define Gmail terminology like labels, conversations, smart replies, and nudges.

What We’ll Cover in Part 2

In part 2, we’ll dive deeper into the Gmail interface, and show you how to:

  • Navigate and read messages
  • Compose, reply to, and forward messages
  • Navigate and create labels
  • Move, copy, and delete messages
  • Empty the trash
  • Attach files
  • Download and open attachments
  • Search for messages
  • Turn Conversation View on/off
  • Show/hide the Side Panel

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