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Change and keep column settings in Explorer 10

You would be amazed how many times I get asked this question. “How do I keep the settings of particular columns in Explorer for any future folders I create as a...
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Determine what size the window of your app will be the next time you...

We all use more than one application at any time. Usually they open in full screen. This is not always what we want. Many of my students these days are lucky...
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How to make a cell change colour of the background whilst typing in new...

In my training course the other day a student asked me how they could make Excel change the background of a cell when they typed in a new word. The simplest...
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Using dates that automatically update in Excel

In a previous tip I showed you that you can input dates three different ways into a spreadsheet. One of them was the formula that allowed the result change every day,...
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Do you need a date to automatically, or not, update in Excel?

There are a few ways to input dates into a spreadsheet. One, you can type the date you require in the format you like. Two, you can type a formula that...
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Create a Shortcut key for the strikethrough effect in Word

I had a student approach me the other day who asked if there were shortcut keys to change a highlighted word into bold or underlined or even italic. And could you...
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When two files have almost the same headings and need to be combined.

In my last tip I wrote about how to combine, or consolidate, two or more spreadsheets that had the same layout and headings. These needed to be combined in an all-inclusive...
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Two spreadsheets that need to come together? Consolidation might be the answer.

You may well be tasked with creating one spreadsheet that has data coming from two or more spreadsheets. This could be a daunting prospect if you do not know about “consolidation”....
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These mysterious non-printing characters. What are they?

Do you get a word document sent to you that looks badly laid out with things not sitting quite where they should be. When you try to correct them or add...
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All things Page Break in Word

Microsoft Word is a word processor that creates the documents you require in a text format. The length of each page is governed by the size of paper you have chosen...

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Hiding and Unhiding in Excel

There is feature in Excel that is very much overlooked by many. It is the humble hide and unhide feature. This can be easy...
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WORBLI + WordProof = blockchain transparency for online content

WORBLI, an enterprise-grade, compliance-focused blockchain platform, has expanded its application repertoire and offering to users by partnering with WordProof to bring trust, protection and...
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Mavrck acquires GroupHigh, an influencer search and intelligence

Mavrck, an influencer marketing platform announced it was buying GroupHigh, a blog and social influencer search SaaS platform. The acquisition is the most recent...
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Outlier Ventures: AI and finTech are focus areas for blockchain start-ups

An Outlier Ventures study of blockchain investments in early-stage rounds shows that start ups have raised more than US$20B (since 2013), and the focus...
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The challenge of creating a 2,500 person security team

NTT is in the middle of a massive restructure. It has formed a new business unit - NTT Limited - into which it has placed...
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HarmonyPSA extends functionality with Continuum

HarmonyPSA has announced a deep integration with Continuum the RMM and security vendor for MSPs. Its purpose is to combine the two systems' ticketing...
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Optmyzr introduces Amazon Ads management capabilities

Amazon is rapidly claiming its position as a critical and leading player in pay-per-click (PPC) and digital advertising. According to analysts, the company now...
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Cypherium collaborates with Google Cloud Platform

Cypherium, an enterprise-focused blockchain platform which prioritises scalability and decentralisation, is collaborating with Google Cloud  Platform (GCP) to offer enterprise-appropriate blockchain solutions to Google...
Bloq

BloqCloud: on-demand blockchain infrastructure

Bloq has made available its BloqCloud platform for on-demand blockchain infrastructure services (BaaS or Blockchain as a Service). BloqCloud has applicability both for conventional...
New phishing campaign targets Utilities industry with Adwind

New phishing campaign targets Utilities industry with Adwind

Cofense researcher Milo Salvia has published a new blog warning of a phishing campaign delivering the Adwind malware. The campaign is targeting companies within...
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Commerzbank blockchain developments

Two blockchain developments involving Commerzbank have materialised. The first involves logistics/supply chains, Marco Polo and others. They executed a real-time pilot transaction for the...
Ransomware hits 23 local government entities in Texas

Ransomware hits 23 local government entities in Texas

Ransomware has hit 23 local government entities in Texas. The details of the attack emerged via a post from the Texas Department of Information...
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Applying innovation lessons from SailGP to business

Enterprise Times sat down with John Abel, VP Cloud and Innovation for UK, Ireland and Israel at Oracle on the eve of the Cowes...
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Alfa blockchain social network/digital sharing launched on Indiegogo

Alfa app and smartwatch intend to foster freedom to create and transact, reward users for their time, protect their privacy, and respect the chronological...