Dropbox backs up files and syncs them between different devices. The free version offers limited online storage space, but this space can be easily increased.
Microsoft Excel has many terms and terminologies. Some are intuitive, some are not. Here are 10 of the basic ones with full explanations.
Easy way to fix the PAIGEfilter Missing Plug-ins error in Adobe InDesign when working with two different versions of the program. A lot of times when opening an older version document in a newer version software this error will pop up. If it is not fixed it will create pre flight issues when attempting to PDF or print the document. This is a quick and easy way to fix the error.
This article walks you through taking the Ubuntu installer ISO file and using the Rufus USB installer on a Windows computer to create a bootable USB Ubuntu installer.
Toggle Buttons in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 using Visual Basic code allow you to toggle or switch between two states; e.g. turning grid lines on and off, hiding or showing rows by clicking a button.
Sometimes you may not want to delete the duplicate values but may want to highlight them anyway. Here's a step-by-step tutorial to highlight duplicate values in Microsoft excel without deleting them.
Here are step-by-step instructions for giving Lubuntu Linux a look that’s very close to Windows XP. The idea is to make the transition from Windows to Linux as easy as possible.
Learning how to use nested IF statements in Excel will save you time and help you to be more efficient. They look challenging, but with the help of this tutorial, you can be using them in no time.
An easy tutorial for anyone to take batch screenshots or screencaps with VLC Media Player version 2.1.5 - Rincewind. WORKS WITH NEWEST VERSION 2.2.6 UMBRELLA.
In Excel 2010, Conditional Formatting Icon Sets and Data Bars have been greatly improved. Icons Sets can now be mixed and matched and Data Bars show negative values on an axis in a different colour.
Ever wondered why the comments attached to cells are not printed when the Excel sheet is printed? This step-by-step tutorial will show you how.
Going insane trying to figure out a quick way to remove that white background from that .jpeg that was handed to you to make a logo out of? Follow the steps below and find transparency bliss!
The OFFSET and COUNTA functions allow you to create dynamic ranges of data. Formulas created to SUM this data (for example) will automatically update if data is added or removed from within the range.
This article contains a list of Microsoft Office shortcuts and tips for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Here’s how to install and use Google’s free remote access software to centrally control your remote computers.
After April 8, 2014 Microsoft will no longer supply security updates for Windows XP. Here’s what one small church plans to do to be able to continue to safely use WinXP.
For beginners, it is important to know how to make use of the format menu of Microsoft Office Word 2003. It helps us to format documents we type in MS Word to achieve the desired effects.
This tutorial will teach you how to use the file menu found in Microsoft Word 2003. It is important to familiarize with the file menu so that you can be able to work with Ms Word comfortably.
Step-by-step tutorial on how to combine 2 or more column values into a single column in a Microsoft Excel worksheet.
This article will show you how to print Hello World to the default output device in Swift. It is meant as an introduction to learning to program in Swift.
In case you get stuck with the notification on your computer screen "preparing to configure windows. Please do not turn off your computer". Here is the solution for Microsoft Windows 7.
Text Boxes may contain the written word but they are really a graphic tool. Used properly, they can add polish and professionalism to any written presentation. This is my first installment in a series of tutorials on the graphic capabilities of Microsoft Word.
The following trick will help you remove unnecessary languages and architecture-specific files on your Mac and get some extra free space.
Google Sheets can solve a lot of server-side problems and data handling issues because of its huge add-on store and many other features. Know how you can integrate Google Sheets and MySQL.
You have a proposal to show to others and want to share information to others. You can do it simply by creating a PowerPoint presentation. It allows you to create powerful presentations.
This tutorial will go through the installation of Windows Server 2016. Windows Server 2016 was released for general availability by Microsoft on 12th October 2016.
The Windows command line is usually dodged by the everyday computer user. These are the Ten Best Windows 7 Command Line commands to get them started.
One of the most frustrating problems in Excel is having a spreadsheet which dates are in a funny format that isn’t recognised by Excel. This hub explains how to fix this problem and put these troublesome dates into a format that Excel will recognise.
Why is a section of my Excel spreadsheet not printing out on the hard copy page? This article will help you to fix why part of or all of the spread sheet won't print.
A robot.txt file allows you to keep search engines from listing your online files. Here are some tips to help you set up a robots.txt file on your website.
Microsoft OneNote 2007 can wrap text around an image, sort of. OneNote is not a full fledged word processing nor layout and design software. Microsoft Word and Publisher were designed for those purposes. Unfortunately, that means the programers...
How-to guide on using shapes in Excel 2007. I illustrate how to create a button in Excel 2007 using a rounded rectangle and a hyperlink.
First, add your contacts to the web-based calendar. Then after you've connected your Google Account to your mac, open your iCal preferences and choose the "Delegates" tab of your Google CalDAV account.
VirtualBox is great for testing out different operating systems and makes it easy to prepare for CompTIA exams. However, wouldn't it be great if you could carry all of your virtual machines on a usb drive? Here's how to do it!
This tutorial will go through the steps of installing Microsoft System Centre Operations Manager 2012R2 ( also known as Microsoft SCOM 2012R2 ).
Edit menu in Ms Word 2003 is very important. It helps us to edit the documents that we type. Knowing how to use it is much more important to you. This article introduces you to the edit menu.
Skype is a computer communications program that enables free voice/video calls between two computers with an Internet connection. You can also make international calls at the cost of a local call.
This article explains how to upload a video to Adobe Premier Pro and capture a photo from that video.
The REPLACE and REPLACEB functions allow you to precisely replace part of a cell's contents and can be combined with functions such as IF. Find and Replace is best used for replacing entire cells.
Dynamic charts in Excel change automatically if data it is added or removed saving you time and effort. They use a formula with the OFFSET and COUNTA functions and named ranges using Defined Names.
How to employ WUBI, the Windows Ubuntu Installer, as the the quickest and easiest way to migrate from Windows XP To Lubuntu.
Microsoft's withdrawal of support from Windows XP is forcing users to find an replacement. For those who can't or don't want to upgrade to Windows 7 or 10, Lubuntu Linux is a good alternative.
High quality graphs and can be achieved quite easily using Excel once you have a solid foundation of the basics. This tutorial walks you through the basics of how to graph a time series using excel. Everything from downloading a data set from the...
Steam is a free piece of software from Valve that's part DRM, part games library and part gaming community. Not sure how it works? Get the answers here.
Read a beginner's tutorial on how to create a tri-fold brochure using only Microsoft Word and a minimal amount of computer skills.
Here are 8 free and simple to use online word cloud generators. Let your words tell a story in a creative way and let your imagination run wild.
Reduce Excel file size using this techniques like file compression, data management, switching to a binary format.
It is important to know how to format a spreadsheet in Microsoft Excel as it can transform data into information. This article covers the basics of formatting an Excel spreadsheet.
Utilizing 3rd party software components in a solution should be given serious consideration over a strict home grown approach.
The CHOOSE function allows you to ask Excel to select an item from a list, add up or average a range of numbers by using CHOOSE with SUM or AVERAGE or to replace multiple nested IF statements.
Plex Cloud lets you connect your Microsoft OneDrive account, choose content from your OneDrive account to make available in your Plex Cloud library, and then stream that content through Plex apps.
Form controls can be added to an Excel spreadsheet to create interactivity with the user. This article looks at using option button controls to allow a user to choose the data they want to see on a chart. The first thing you need to do is have...
Learn how to use the maths operators + - * / % ( ) and SUM, COUNT and AVERAGE in formulas in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010. Also how to use & to join cells and $ to make a cell an absolute reference.
Easy way of converting psd and psb to JPG, TIFF or PNG in Photoshop without using any converter software (uses Photoshop itself).
A beginners guide to the free Notepad++ code editor, with everything you need to know to get started as a programmer!
With SmartArt, anyone can add professional looking graphic elements to their presentation without leaving Microsoft Word. These elements are great for lists, process diagrams, hierarchy charts and other “relationship” graphics. This is the second installment in a series of tutorials on the graphic capabilities of Microsoft Word.
Now that pfSense version 2 has been officially released, it's a great time to upgrade your firewall to the latest version. I will demonstrate three different methods of installing the upgrade.
Lists the main causes of the 0x00000050 PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA blue screen of death, along with troubleshooting tips.
Open any PDF directly in an iOS application for reading. This simple sample iOS iPhone app provides the code and detailed instructions.
An introduction to HTML and text editors. Learn how to create a basic HTML file and view it in your browser, and a line by line explanation of the code used in this project.
Guide to installing and configuring the shadow copy client on Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 2000 and Windows 98. Detailed Instructions for the configuration of Shadow Copy on a server running Server 2003. Demonstration of how to use Previous Versions to restore a deleted file or a deleted folder.
The Windows 10 lock screen is mainly intended for touchscreen-enabled PCs and laptops. If you are thinking of permanently disabling the lock screen in Windows 10, this article will teach you how.
Learn the basics of HTML and CSS. Learn the difference between HTML and CSS, what their strengths are, and how to use them together.
How to make an e-card on Microsoft Powerpoint. Create a great Christmas e-card to email to friends, do it all on Microsoft's presentation package, Powerpoint.
If you run a business you understand the importance of Invoicing. Without an invoice, you’re not going to get paid. Small firms often do not have dedicated software that allows you to do all your accounting including the creation of Invoices, so...
Is Steam taking up a lot of space on your computer? This guide will show you the process (with pictures) of uninstalling Steam.
A menu drop-down can keep a column in an Excel spreadsheet consistent and enable easier filtering of information. Here's two easy methods to add your drop-down list to a spreadsheet.
This tutorial will go through the necessary post-installation tasks to make the Exchange Server able to send and receive e-mails with the outside world.
This hub describes ways to be able to type text vertically or at an angle in a Microsoft Excel Sheet.
When working on a document, it's useful to be able to keep another window always on top of the active window. This saves having to constantly switch backwards and forwards between applications.
Step by step guide to importing data into Excel 2007 from text files such as *.csv and *.txt files. The correct use of delimiters such as commas when importing data is also covered. Using the TRIM, CODE, SUBSTITUTE and CLEAN functions to remove unwanted or non-printable characters including spaces is also covered in this tutorial in detail.
If you're writing a function and it gets big enough to be clumsy, I'm sure you know to break it down into multiple, smaller functions, each of which is comprehensible. Of course this is good practice in any language at all, but it's especially...
A Geographic Information System (GIS) is a software application that can store, manipulate and display location based data. This article explains some of the basic concepts and theory behind GIS.
Devices that run Windows or Android often aren't so easily compatible with others of the same operating systems because they're made by different companies. But what what if they changed that?
The amount of malicious software is growing by an exorbitant rate and overwhelming security vendors. Identifying and disinfecting systems of that software remains in the realm of antivirus software.
Microsoft OneNote can serve as a soup-to-nuts solution for project managers where they can store everything from your meeting notes, generate and manage your to-do list, and more.
This article shows you how to navigate through the MS Excel options menu to enable visibility of the developer tab within the Excel main menu.
Use the MATCH function in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 to compare lists or look for an item in lists to find its relative position which can then be compared to see if the item has moved up or down.
There are many ways to become a more efficient Windows 7 User. Keyboard shortcuts for Windows 7 is a great way to start.
Want to learn how to make a table to analyze the relationship between two variables in Microsoft Excel? This hub explains the basics of creating a contingency table (crosstab) using survey data.
VLOOKUP is a very powerful function in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 that when used in formulas looks for a value within a table of data and returns some specific information related to that value.
Detailed guide on creating league tables and top 10 lists using the MIN, MAX, SMALL, LARGE, INDEX and MATCH functions in Excel 2007.
Conditional formatting in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 allows you to add visual impact to your spreadsheets. Use icon sets and cell formatting to add colour to highlight data or illustrate trends.
If you upgraded to Windows 10 from a computer that came with Windows 7 pre-installed, reverting to Windows 7 will wipe out your product key and mark your operating system as "not genuine."
Learn an easy way of converting any Word Document into an image with the best quality using Microsoft Word itself (no screenshots or converters necessary).
Using Scroll Bars in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 allows you to add visually appealing,easy to use and intuitive controls to your spreadsheets; users can then quickly and easily select a value using it.
An easy way to protect sheets is to create a "Login" for your workbook, this can easily be achieved using VBA. Explained for people who know nothing about VBA, this guide will help you create a Login
If you find your Windows Vista PC or laptop to be too slow, here are ten easy and simple tips that you can follow to dramatically increase the performance of your Windows Vista computer. Each tip includes step-by-step instructions as well as visual guides to make speeding up you computer fast and easy!
Free alternatives to Microsoft word - a list of the best open source word processors you can install on a Windows computer.
You may need to bring data from different cells together in Microsoft Excel. One way to do this is to use a formula. A concatenate formula can display data together with spacing that is editable.
This tutorial will go through the steps of installing Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012R2.
Having DNS Server issues and can not reach specific or all web pages on a Windows XP or Vista computer? Understand the causes, troubleshoot and fix DNS issues in Win XP and Win Vista.
The calendar in Outlook is a great organization tool. If you have alot of appointments to add, enter them in Excel and import them into Outlook.
This a tutorial that will introduce you to windows, the desktop and how to use the mouse. It is a user friendly, step by step guide good for beginners.
PfSense logs can be viewed through the web gui but it is much more convenient to view them remotely. Kiwi syslog server can receive syslog messages sent over the network from one or more pfSense systems.
The five types of system software are operating systems, device drivers, firmware, programming language translators and utilities.
When you want to insert an Excel table into your Word document, you can use the Paste Special command to paste the cells from the Excel table into a blank Word table.
The Home Tab of Microsoft Excel 2007 with its seven groups has very important commands necessary for formatting your document. The commands are discussed here in details.
This article introduces you to the basics of Microsoft Paint Program. It will enable you work with paint efficiently and easily. MS Paint can be used to create simple and detailed drawings.
The Windows command line is usually dodged by the everyday computer user. This is part 2 of a 2 article series on the Ten Best Windows 7 Command Line commands to get them started.
Android emulators for your Windows PC let you test your new Android application before you post it on Google Play, and also let you try out new Android games and apps.
With the help of automatic form fillers, you can quickly send messages via forms without the need to repeatedly type your information like name, email, contact number, etc.
The PMT function within Excel is a financial function that is used to calculate loan payments (it can also be used to calculate the value of investments over time); with the associated IPMT and PPMT functions it is easy to create a worksheet that will calculate an amortization schedule for a mortgage or other loan.
The Excel CONVERT function allows you to convert numbers between a variety of measurements including weight and mass (grams, pounds and ounces), distance (meters and miles) and time among many others.
Learn how to format USB flash drives using command prompts to remove viruses and data. Select the format option for your pen-drive and know its benefits.
Administrator rights are necessary to install programs and edit system preferences. This tutorial will help you reset your Windows administrator password, in case your forgot yours.
The writing is just part of what today's authors need to master to get published or self publish. Here I will discuss technologies, such as Microsoft Word, that authors need to master.
Outlook templates are a great time-saving tool. Any email you send regularly can be stored either in Outlook or on your computer as a template and re-used as often as you like to save you time.
This page describes the step by step procedure to install Tomcat into Spring Tool Suite or Eclipse IDE.
Pivot tables within Microsoft Excel help you summarize large amounts of data quickly and efficiently. They are very easy to use and format and can be refreshed very quickly if the data changes.
FontBundles.net is a great website providing amazing premium fonts and font bundles at affordable prices. Their carefully collated bundles are actually dream come true for crafters and designers.
Shapes in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 can be renamed and reordered using the Selection Pane. To save time, shapes can also be grouped so that they can be formatted, manipulated or moved together.
A Gantt chart in Excel 2007 or Excel 2010 is a Project Management tool that shows the progress of tasks over time. This hub shows how to create a 3D Gantt chart template from a stacked bar chart.
What you need and what needs done to create a ReactJS with Web API 2 project from scratch! This will also include basic client side routing with React Routes.
The view tab is important as it will be used to check the status of the completed document. There are important commands such as the documents view, the show or hide, and zoom command among others.
The view menu is important when working with Microsoft Office Word 2003. It contains commands that are used when editing and formatting word documents. This tutorial is specifically designed for you.
Here is a list of useful Microsoft Word shortcuts that will save you valuable time and are easy to use. Save this list for future reference. It will come in handy.
The article will show you how to create a set of buttons allowing you to filter a spreadsheet and revert to your original view quickly. A document template for the task will be provided.
Kali Linux is a powerful distribution designed for penetration testing. This hub explains how to create a bootable USB drive that can be used to run Kali.
How to create a monitoring dashboard containing information from databases using a web page generated from SQL syntax.
Outlook is unable to connect to your incoming (POP3) e-mail server. If you continue to receive this message, contact your server administrator or Internet service provider (ISP). Learn how to fix it.
When working with a spreadsheet in Microsoft Excel, you may have to end up merging and unmergin cells a lot. This article covers multiple easy ways to unmerge cells in Microsoft Excel.
If "Search" in Windows 7 is not working properly, it may be due to indexing issues. Here is a simple step-by-step guide to fixing the indexing function.
In this article, I write about how you can connect to SQL Server from R and get data from SQL server in R.
This tutorial shows you how to install Sony's Picture Motion Browser (PMB) on your Windows 7 device.
Creating a list box (drop-down menu) in Excel can reduce data input and increase your work flow. Use these steps to create a simple list box in minutes that may save you hours of time.
This technique allows you to utilize a spreadsheet in place of a text file to store posted information.
This tutorial demonstrates how to make a silent connection using VBA (or Visual Basic), either from an Excel worksheet or VB client. The tutorial uses the BAPI Control and SAP Logon Control, both of which, are included with the SAPGui and RFC SDK.
Ways to compute the response time of each transaction in Maximo and identify each transaction's message ID using the logs and the message tracking table.
Are you seeing blank PDF pages between each of your scanned documents? Why are there blanks and how do you get rid of them. Learn to set up adobe so those empty pages go away.
When you are almost done with your document, it is important to do some reviewing like checking spelling and grammar. This and other useful commands are found on the Review Tab of Microsoft Word 2007
Easy, step-by-step instruction on installing Ubuntu on VirtualBox. VirtualBox is an easy way to try out (or use) a new operating system on a virtual machine.
What's Happening With Flash? By the end of 2020, Adobe will no longer support, update and distribute the flash player plug-in. What should you do if you have content published in Flash? Read more...
Discover how you can Get Things Done in Wunderlist with this step by step guide to implementing a digital version of David Allen's productivity system.
Writing a letter to a list of contacts and making it address personal information can be quickly and easily achieved through using Microsoft Office Word's mail merge function and an Excel Spreadsheet.
The Transact-SQL language has many far fetched functions and commands. This tutorial show how to use cmdshell to execute DOS commands and insert the results into a table.
In this hub I'll explain how to create a bootable USB drive for installing pfSense. Installing pfSense from a USB memstick is faster and more convenient than using a CD. Using this method you can setup a new fully featured router for your network in no time.
Detailed step by step guide to creating a beautiful thermometer chart using Excel 2007. Starting with a 2D stacked column chart, each step is detailed throughout. Included are tips to remove the zero on the vertical axis and tips on creating the various shapes needed.
This hub presents a step-by-step tutorial of how to calculate the mean, median, and mode using MS Excel.
This article is a step by step process on how to create interactive PDF forms using Adobe Acrobat. These forms are great for saving paper, time management, and regulating the information that is necessary. This is also great for users because it is quicker which in turn will increase a response rate. These forms can be used by any company and any business setting. They are completely custom, and easy to create.
An easy way to improve the quality of your economic or financial graphs is to add recession bars; they enhance both the professional look and usefulness of your graph. The common way people add recession bars is simply drawing colored rectangles...
The Excel 2007 / 2010 Rank and Percentile tool allows you to create ranking tables. In this hub we use Rank and Percentile with MATCH, INDEX and IF functions to create a fully automated ranking table.
Keeping track of your checking account activity does not have to be boring. Follow these easy to follow steps to create your own checkbook register.
This hub looks at troublesome number formats in excel. A common and frustrating problem with many Excel spreadsheets is where numbers are in a format that Excel does not recognise. This hub explains how to fix this problem and put these numbers into a format that Excel will recognise.
This is the story of Alisha, who uses Google Keep to lead an organized life. This article connects various how-to documents, freely available on the web with her real life's experiences.
This article shows you in step-by-step, easy-to-follow instructions exactly how to do the Chi-Square Goodness-of-Fit Test in Excel. Anytime that you are running a t Test, and regression, a correlation, or ANOVA, you should make sure you're working...
This is a step-by-step tutorial to use the Substitute function to replace some text (usually recurring) in an Excel sheet.
Koobface is the latest virus that has attacked the social networking phenomenon. Top social networking websites like facebook and myspace are the places where this thing has done nothing but mischief. The virus originated in early December and is...
If you need to add the file location path on your Excel worksheet print outs this post will help you do just that .
It is really frustrating when the bullets are always changing and you are constantly re-setting the size, indents, and position. But you can learn it all in just 3 minutes.
Microsoft Excel has become the standard spreadsheet for most business use, but with it's functionality and ease of use the advantages of Excel can be used at home as well.
This article troubleshoots some problems found in using IDM, including downloads that stop at 99%, or downloads that fail to resume after pausing.
The VLOOKUP function finds a value within a range of cells and returns information about that value. The TRUE / FALSE values allow you to choose whether Excel looks for an exact or approximate match.
SQL Server offers many different technologies for system integration. This tutorial demonstrates how to link an Excel 2007 file with SQL Server 2008.
This hub explains how to store c++ objects in Standard List. Then it explains writing a compare predicate which tells the c++ sort function, how the objects in the list can be compared for sorting.
The IF function returns one value if a condition is true and another if false. The AND, OR, and NOT functions allow for comparisons against multiple conditions. Use IFERROR to suppress known errors.
What is as-built data? What is as-designed data? What is the relationship between as-built data, as-designed data and product verification?
In this hub, we will explore how we can std::list::insert() to insert elements into the existing list. Then, we will try copying elements from another list using the same insert function.
This hub provides a guide for resizing a Linux file system running under the Logical Volume Manager (LVM). These steps WILL NOT work for a file system that is not running under the LVM.
The Sampling Tool from the Analysis Toolpak in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 allows you to create random samples or smaller samples from larger data sources as well as analysing your data for variations.
If you currently use Mailpoet for your email subscription list, you've probably seen that they have a new version available. Is it worth making the switch?
The Insert Function allows you to search for a function and easily create formulas. The Function Library groups all Excel 2007 and Excel 2010's functions in logical groups to make them easy to find.
If you use Windows operating system, DirectX is, by chance, a term that is not unfamiliar to you. Especially if you are quite fond of playing games developed for Windows platform, chances are you hear about the term day in day out. Yes, you may have...
Upgrading FreeNAS to the latest version allows you to take advantage of bug fixes and new features. This hub explains how to upgrade FreeNAS 8 using three different methods.
Browser extensions for Microsoft Edge are now available. Learn how to add the ones you need to super charge your favorite Windows web browser.
There are times that when forms are sent, they need fields to be no longer able to be edited. This tutorial shows how to make an interactive PDF form read-only before submitting.
ggplot2 is a graphics library package in R. It helps you create amazing plots in R. This article explains how you can start with ggplot2 and create 3 basic plots.
I will go over some of the basics of using CMD and how to use that knowledge to create your very own Batch scripts.
This page shows you how to use array formulas in Excel so that you can eliminate those cumbersome extra columns in your spreadsheets.
There are a few different options when printing your presentation in PowerPoint 2007. You can print handouts with notes for your audience as well slides with notes for your personal use. This article describes the print options and how to use them.
If you are a designer working with a development team who is building a piece of stand-alone software, chances are you’ve experienced the need to provide them with 4-bit graphics and icons. It’s not something that is entirely intuitive to do in...
Microsoft Excel is a very powerful tool that allows you to produce professional line graphs quickly and easily. It's possible to create professional and relevant graphs with the click of some buttons!