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Compress Photos in PowerPoint 2010
Reducing the file size in PowerPoint is always a good idea, particularly if your presentation is photo intense, such as in a digital photo album. Using many large photos in your presentation can cause your computer to become sluggish and possibly...
Microsoft Excel: Add Windows Calculator to the Quick Access Toolbar
Do you like to perform quick calculations using Windows Calculator while working in Excel? If you want to save time, add Calculator to the Quick Access Toolbar. Note: This guide is written using Excel 2007 but it will work on Excel 2010 too....
Disable Desktop Alerts In Outlook
If you live in Outlook and get hundreds of messages each day, it's extremely annoying when the desktop alert pops up every time you get a message. Here's how to turn off the annoyance.
Outlook 2010: Create a Rule to Move New Messages to a Specific Folder
If you get several emails each day from the same sender, your inbox can get out of hand quickly. To keep your inbox organized, create a rule to move emails to a folder when they’re received. Launch Outlook and highlight the message from the...
Microsoft Excel: How to Alternate The Color Between Rows
Sometimes you need to make large spreadsheets easier to read. Alternating colors between rows is a good way to do it. Here's how: Start by selecting the cells you want to apply color banding to. Or press [Ctrl][A] to select the entire sheet. A...
Getting Started With Dropbox
If you're not using Dropbox , you should be. It's one of the most useful applications I use, I use it every single day, and — best of all — it's free. From the Dropbox website: Dropbox allows you to sync your files online and across...
How to Prevent Your Laptop from Overheating
After going through many methods of reducing system heat up, it appears that there is only one true method that may be more effective than others - to reduce the maximum processor state from the laptop’s power settings. This tip might come...
LastPass - Best Password Manager for iPhone, Mac and Windows
So I've been using KeePass for the last year or two on my Windows PC and have always liked the program overall. For free, it’s a nice little utility that will keep your passwords safe and secure. Unfortunately, that’s about all it can...
Currently Tech News: Minimalistic Technology News Reader for Android
More than any other facet of our modern lives, it’s the world of technology that moves at the fastest rate and often, one finds it hard enough to keep abreast of all the latest advancements in said arena. However, thanks to the abundance of...
What to Do When You've Forgotten Your Smartphone's Passcode
Whether you made a mistake when setting it or you've been mind-wiped by aliens sometimes you just can't remember the PIN number or unlock pattern for your phone. Here are your options for getting back into your device. Luckily, Android has a...
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