If you are anything like me you will be happy about this news. I currently have a Mac, iPad, tablet, PC and Windows phone. In the past it has been frustrating not being able to access my files on the iPad. Check out what Microsoft have done for iPad users.
PROBLEM: Dealing with formulas that result in error messages. For example the #DIV/0 error or the #N/A error.
SOLUTION: Start using the IFERROR function Continue reading Excel – Hiding errors using the IFERROR function
PROBLEM: Is your Task List growing? Not finding the time to get tasks finished?
SOLUTION: Use the Task pane on the Calendar view to quickly allocate time to complete tasks.
Continue reading Outlook – Quickly add time into your Calendar to complete Tasks
PROBLEM: Seeing too much or too little info on the To-Do Bar.
SOLUTION: Customise the settings so that you see only what you want to see on the To-Do Bar.
Continue reading Outlook – Take control of the To-Do Bar
Information shared from the Microsoft Office 365 Message Centre:
Microsoft will end all support for Windows XP on 8 April 2014—please upgrade all Windows XP workstations to Windows 8 or Windows 7 prior to this date. Continue reading End of support for Windows XP
PROBLEM: wasting time explaining (to someone) what you see on your screen.
SOLUTION: take a screen-shot of it and email it to them.
Continue reading Office – Inserting a screen-shot
PROBLEM: Wasting time repetitively applying the same formats
within a document.
SOLUTION: copy the formats instead!
Continue reading Office – Use the Format Painter to copy formatting (but not the text)
To save repeatedly entering your name and contact details at the foot of an email, create an email signature.
Once you have created a signature it can be inserted into new messages automatically or you can choose to insert it manually. Continue reading Outlook 2010 & 2013 – adding an email signature
If you have recently upgraded to Office 2013 you will have noticed that the Ribbon is collapsed by default, and only the Ribbon tabs are visible. As a result one of the first questions I get asked when doing upgrade training is “why are the Ribbon commands hidden and how do I get them back”? Continue reading Upgrading to Office 2013 – Why are the Ribbon commands hidden?
Outlook 2013 now offers you the freedom of reordering your folders in any order that takes your fancy.
Now you can simply drag your most used folders to the top of the folder list. No more fussing around placing numbers and zz’s in front of folder names. Continue reading Outlook 2013 and 2016 – why are my folders no longer alphabetically listed?