Office Technology

Learning formulas from formulas

March 3, 2021 Categorized in: Excel

Studying books and help text is one way to learn formulas. Another: Ask the formula!

Instead of copy/paste in Excel, try this

March 3, 2021 Categorized in: Excel

Copying and pasting doesn’t always produce the results we need and can take a lot of clicking and dragging.

2 questions about videos in PowerPoint

March 3, 2021 Categorized in: PowerPoint

How can I get rid of the screen recording toolbar from videos I record in PowerPoint? … Can I use YouTube videos in my PPT presentations?

3 quick tips for Outlook users

February 3, 2021 Categorized in: Outlook

Staying on track with email … Goal-minding with Tasks … Creating contacts from email

Animating diagrams in PowerPoint

January 6, 2021 Categorized in: PowerPoint

If you’ve created a SmartArt diagram in your PowerPoint presentation, you can animate it. The process requires a little patience to see the end result.

Why are my pages breaking in Word?

January 6, 2021 Categorized in: The Office Tech ProWord

Q. Pages are breaking after a topic title, leaving its text on the next page. What am I doing wrong?
Instead of using signatures to create email “templates” in Outlook, use Quick Steps.
The error could be the result of a number of circumstances.
Learn the latest tech from these short 2020 videos.

2 questions about animation in PowerPoint

November 2, 2020 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Animating charts and removing animation from a presentation.
As businesses become more global, the challenge of delivering presentations that are well understood by nonnative speakers seems monumental.
The Translator task pane allows you to choose a From language and a To language. It will also translate in real time while you type if you keep the pane open.

Keyboard Shortcuts: Excel

October 11, 2020 Categorized in: Excel

3 shortcuts for selecting cells, working in multiple workbooks and activating Quick Analysis options.