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How much time do you waste clicking, dragging and squinting to do everyday actions in Outlook? There are two buttons to add to the Quick Access tool bar to save time and eye strain!

Excel web queries have changed

March 4, 2019 Categorized in: Excel

Data stored in defined web page tables is now more accessible directly.

Navigation, graphics and styles in Word

February 5, 2019 Categorized in: Word

What is the point of the Navigation pane? … Is there an easier method than copying and pasting to use PowerPoint graphics in Word? … How do I get a style change to stick?

Cleaning up dates in Excel

February 5, 2019 Categorized in: Excel

It might take some maneuvering, but you can probably disassemble a file with funky dates, then reassemble it with text functions.

Word: Quick inserts with Quick Parts

February 5, 2019 Categorized in: Word

Do you need to keep inserting your company name in a certain font and color with its tagline in various places in documents?

3 solutions to Outlook quandaries

January 7, 2019 Categorized in: Outlook

Tracking actions … Email hoarding … Annoying pop-ups

Word: Explore new Learning Tools

December 3, 2018 Categorized in: Word

Word’s new Learning Tools on the View tab make text easier to read, and turn your computer into a teleprompter.

4 ways to string cell contents together in Excel

December 3, 2018 Categorized in: Excel

Two of them are new.

Try a new transition feature in PowerPoint

December 3, 2018 Categorized in: PowerPoint

PowerPoint (Office365 and 2019) has a wonderful new feature called “Morph.”

PowerPoint peeves: 3 solutions

October 1, 2018 Categorized in: PowerPoint

Extra Slide Masters … From 4:3 to 16:9 troubles … Duplicate and overlapping decks

Word: Try the Drawing Canvas

October 1, 2018 Categorized in: Word

If you regularly create complex drawings in your Word documents, using the Drawing Canvas may help to keep your document more organized and not skew text in unpredictable ways.

Making magic with mail merge

October 1, 2018 Categorized in: ExcelOutlook

You may have heard the term; you may even be somewhat familiar with what it does. But do you know why you might need one?