Microsoft Outlook’s auto reply (AKA out of office assistant) is a convenient and easy to use tool that automatically notifies folk who email you when you’re out of the office and may not be able to read or reply to their message for a period of time. It’s particularly useful when you take leave or go on holiday. Continue reading Notifying others that you are out of the office
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.
SOLUTION: Gain more screen “real-estate” by changing your display settings. Continue reading Office – Changing the screen to gain more screen real estate
SOLUTION: Take control and easily knock wayward shapes back into line. Note: check out the tip on nudging – it’s fabulous! Continue reading PowerPoint, Word, Excel – nudging shapes so that they align nicely
SOLUTION: Use shortcut keys to move in and out of Print Preview. Continue reading Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook – Shortcut tips for Print and Print Preview
SOLUTION: Follow these steps to learn how to create a perfect shape in seconds. Continue reading Draw perfect shapes – square, circle, triangle etc
I love the Headings feature on the Navigation pane in Word 2010 and 2013. However I did find it a little frustrating when I first used it as the only Headings showing in the pane were the headings that were formatted with Word’s standard styles – Heading1, Heading2, Heading3, etc. Continue reading Word – How can I see customised Style Headings in the Navigation pane?
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?