5 signs that you are an Uncontrollable Clicker

Click, click, click - is this getting you where you want to go? Here are some signs that you might be clicking too much and getting nowhere. What I like to call an Uncontrollable Clicker. Well if you answered Yes to any of these you may be that uncontrollable clicker. It's fun to click, I … Continue reading 5 signs that you are an Uncontrollable Clicker

9 Keyboard Short-cuts That You Need Immediately

I cannot live without keyboard short-cuts and it always surprises me when people don't know them.  So here we go, let's share.  These are some of my favorites. CTRL-N is New, in any Microsoft window In Microsoft Word, CTRL-N will create a New document, in Microsoft Excel CTRL-N will create a New Spreadsheet, in Microsoft Outlook CTRL-N will create a New E-mail if you are in … Continue reading 9 Keyboard Short-cuts That You Need Immediately

5 Tips so you can Type less

Being someone in the computer training industry for over two decades, I have discovered many short-cuts and of course have learned how to use most programs to a very proficient level. Watching people take the long way around to do something or type something (twice) is kinda painful, so I always want to share the … Continue reading 5 Tips so you can Type less

How to use Microsoft Excel’s Filter feature

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Create instant reports and quick lists with Excel's Filter feature Do you need a fast and easy way to create a quick list based on your Excel data?  Do you do a lot of reports on your data in Excel?  Rather than copy & paste your data use Filter. Choose Sort & Filter  from the … Continue reading How to use Microsoft Excel’s Filter feature

Never worry about Typing Fast again!

I don’t like typing, so I love features that help me do my typing faster. AutoCorrect is a great way to type any word or phrase quickly. Add an abbreviation to AutoCorrect and when you type that abbreviation it is replaced with the full word or phrase.  Who needs 50 wpm (words per minute) when … Continue reading Never worry about Typing Fast again!

Best Tip Ever: Format Painter in Word or Excel

Sometimes when editing a document you may want to make one part (word, phrase, title) look the same as another part (word, phrase, title).  Rather than adding the font style, size and color separately you can simply use the Format Painter. The Format Painter lets you take the format of text in one part of … Continue reading Best Tip Ever: Format Painter in Word or Excel