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10 Weeks with Windows 10

Exactly 10 weeks ago today, Microsoft Corporation released the last version of Windows to the entire world, and that last version of Windows was Windows 10. 1,041 more words


What's the best font for your PowerPoint slides? (A cautionary tale!) [Video]

Do you ever wonder which is the best font to use on your slides? If so, I’ve a simple answer for you:

Pick a font your…

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Simple, realistic backgrounds for cutout photos in Storyline or PowerPoint - [Video]

If you use Articulate Storyline, you may well have used photographic characters, which let you insert a headshot or other cut-out photo of a person… 167 more words

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5 Google Sheets Settings Essential for Teamwork

More and more schools are going to Google Apps for Education.  And as the do so, they are beginning to use Docs, Slides, and Sheets as an alternative to Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Excel.   34 more words


Swipe, the Presentation Maker, Uses Markdown to Make Formatting Slide Decks Easy

You know that fun thing when you go to a presentation or talk of some kind and it starts fifteen minutes late because no one can get the projector to work? 702 more words

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Microsoft today has rolled out updates to its trio of Office apps including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. The updates bump each app to version 1.12 and while relatively minor, include a new feature that will be significantly useful for the Microsoft Office power users out there… 191 more words


Tame your computer - dapper deletions

Many many moons ago (in June 2010, see Tip 312) I wrote about a quick way to delete words in Word. As I often encounter people who don’t know this trick and because it also works in Outlook, PowerPoint and even in text fields in Access, I decided to dust the tip off… 97 more words

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