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Tips – How to create the count functions in Excel

There are many times when looking at a spreadsheet you need to know how many items there are in a certain section of how many rows are filled with data. Simply...
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Tips – CIO Tips for the first hundred days

So you’ve landed a new role as head of IT, possibly even CIO, congratulations.  Now however the hard work begins.  The question is what you need to do next.  There are...

Tips – Creating your own styles in Word 2016

In my previous tip I covered the basics to using Microsoft’s own Styles. How to Use styles in MS Word 2016. Today I am going to cover how to create your...
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Tips – How to use columns of text in Word

When creating newsletters and the like, you may find yourself wanting to layout the text in a more traditional newspaper way. We are creatures of habit. As such we find reading...
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Tips – How to create a chart in Excel

This may sound like a very easy subject for most but I do find that a lot of people still don’t know how easy it can be to create a chart...
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Tips – PKI

This week's tip is a brief look at the basics of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is a set of technologies, process and practices that create a secure infrastructure that...
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Tips – Inserting an Excel spreadsheet into Word

  This tip is the third in a series of four tips about different ways of creating a table in Word. I have already shown you how to insert a simple table...
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Setting defaults for Word Documents

Do you get really frustrated that every time you want to create a new document in Word, you have to select the text, the font and all the other settings your...
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Tips – How to collect information from a data file and create a sentence...

You may work with data files all the time and get frustrated that the information you need to produce a report is held in several different cells. You need to write...
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Tip – AutoFill explained in MS Excel

One of the most delightful features in Excel when you’re just starting out is the AutoFill feature. Have you been working hard in creating a formula that needs to be used...

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