Kicking off Microsoft Project

In this exercise you will start Microsoft® Project, Open a New schedule
from a blank file and identify the main areas of the default Microsoft® Project interface.

Step 1

On the Windows 7 taskbar, click the Start button (bottom left hand side of screen - default position). TheStart menu appears.

Step 2

At the Start menu, point to Programs, and then click on Microsoft® Office Project. Microsoft® Project appears and should similar to one below.

Step 3

Open the project file provided. Click on File tab (1), New tab (2) and navigate to the blank project icon (3) and select then click on the Create command (4) to generate a blank Template file (.mpt).