Help Fix Americas Debt Using Excel 2010 and PowerPivot

by Mar 30, 2011

If you haven’t been stuck under a rock for a while, then you should be well aware that America is in debt. Politicians have their own way of configuring numbers to help manage debt, of which many people don’t agree upon. However, one author, Tyler Chessman, of the book Understanding the United States Debt has…Continue Reading

How to Make Office Documents More Search Friendly

Mar 22, 2011 3 Comments

If you work in an office environment where documents are stored in a central repository it can be very difficult to quickly find documents, spreadsheets, and other files without specific direction. Fortunately there’s a way to add keywords and other information that will help you and others locate files during searches. Office 2010 and with…Continue Reading

How to Insert a Screen Capture in PowerPoint

Mar 09, 2011 1 Comment

If you are creating a PowerPoint presentation that includes screenshots from your desktop, the easiest method to acquire those screenshots is to use PowerPoint’s built-in screenshot function. In this guide I will show you how to insert a screenshot from your computer as an image you can later edit in a PowerPoint slideshow. Software/Hardware used:…Continue Reading

How to Save a PDF to a Word Document with Acrobat

Feb 07, 2011 No Comments

Are you trying to edit a PDF in Word, but have no idea how to do so? Don’t worry you’re not the only one. Converting a PDF file to a Word document is not as straightforward as one would think, but if you look in the right place you will find that the option has…Continue Reading

How to Open PowerPoint Presentations in Keynote for iPad

Feb 03, 2011 No Comments

If you are trying to transfer PowerPoint files to be opened on your iPad using Keynote, there are several methods which can be used to accomplish this. The first and easiest method is to send the presentation to yourself via email and then choosing Keynote to open the attachment on your iPad. However if you…Continue Reading

Microsoft Brings OneNote to the iPhone

Jan 20, 2011 2 Comments

If you’re a huge OneNote user and also sport an iPhone you’re going to love Microsoft’s latest foray into Apple’s App Store, OneNote. Now you can get rid of your pseudo syncing with Evernote and enjoy all of OneNote’s functionality on your PC while having access to your notes on your iPhone/iPod Touch. I mention…Continue Reading

165 Free PowerPoint Templates to Jazz Up Your Presentations

Jan 18, 2011 No Comments

Are you boring your audiences with the same PowerPoint templates? Don’t worry, there are 165 new PowerPoint templates that will surely jazz up your presentations. If you are interested in downloading some of these templates to give them a try, head on over to the Office.com website and download the templates from the site. Know…Continue Reading

How to Create a Flowchart in Word

Dec 09, 2010 2 Comments

Have you ever had the need to create a flowchart, but didn’t own a copy of Visio to work on the flowchart? If this is the case and you already own a copy of Microsoft Word you’re in luck. Word ships with a robust set of tools that make the creation of flowcharts a breeze….Continue Reading

How to Insert Digital Signatures in Word

Dec 08, 2010 4 Comments

Have you ever been asked to sign a Word document digitally but didn’t know how? The guide below will show you how to insert digital signatures into Word documents using the Microsoft Office Signature Line. The guide below will specifically cover adding the signature line, how to add a custom signature, and provide a link…Continue Reading

10 Reasons You Should Consider Switching from Office 2007 to Office 2010

Sep 16, 2010 1 Comment

If you’re on the fence regarding the decision to upgrade to Office 2010 then you might want to consider reviewing some of the new features highlighted below. Most people will say that Office 2010 is just another release of Office with a couple of embellishments similar to previous versions of Office, but in this case they…Continue Reading

How to Change the Default Save Format in Excel, Word and PowerPoint 2010

Sep 13, 2010 No Comments

How many times have you received a reply from someone who cannot seem to open an attachment you sent them recently? If you’re using Office 2010 chances are that others have yet to upgrade to the latest version of Office, this means that you are likely sending them Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files that are…Continue Reading

How to Convert Word Documents to PDF Files Using Word

Sep 02, 2010 13 Comments

Has someone ever requested that the Word document you are working on be submitted as a PDF? Don’t worry converting that Word document file to PDF has never been easier than before. Beginning with Word 2007 and later with Word 2010, Microsoft introduced the option for documents to saved to PDF without the need for…Continue Reading

How to Add and Edit Hyperlinks in Word 2010

Sep 01, 2010 No Comments

Have you ever wanted to include a link to a website within a document you were working on? Did you know that you could include links to websites, parts of the document, new documents and even email addresses? In Word 2010 you have a lot of flexibility when adding hyperlinks (links) to documents. In the…Continue Reading