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Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 WIndow

Introducing the PowerPoint window

Microsoft PowerPoint, or PPT, is a program used to create presentations – or slideshows as they are more commonly referred to. PPT allows you to automatically create presentation slides, handouts, ...
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Create a PDF using Microsoft Office

Create a PDF file using Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office has the fantastic ability to create a PDF file for you. I’ve always been surprised at how many people are still unfamiliar that this function is now built-in ...
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Insert a Shape in Word

Create perfect shapes in Word

Microsoft Word includes useful shapes which allow you to use your imagination and create your own graphical charts or diagrams. The shapes available include lines, banners, callouts, various types of ...
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Resize a Image in Word

How to resize an image correctly in Word

There are several methods to resize an image within Microsoft Word, however, we will use the resize handles to make changes to an image in your document. One mistake which ...
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Using AutoCorrect in Microsoft Office

How to use AutoCorrect in Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office provides features which help to reduce typing errors whilst you work. AutoCorrect is one of those features and is set up by default to correct common spelling and ...
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Navigating Microsoft Excel

Navigating within an Excel Workbook

When working in Microsoft Excel there are several references or names which will appear on a regular basis, as well as different methods for navigating within the program. Which navigation ...
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Excel 2016 Window

Terminology in the Excel window

Let's take a look now at the terminology and names of the various areas within the Microsoft Excel 2016 window. Even if you have been an avid user of Excel ...
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Conditional Formatting in Excel

How to use conditional formatting in Excel

Conditional formatting is one of my favourite parts of Microsoft Excel. I am a very visual person and would much rather look at colour charts or visual representations of data ...
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Create Custom Number Formats in Excel

Create a custom number format to display phone numbers in Excel

Microsoft Excel provides various number formats allowing you to easily format numbers as currency, dates, percentages, time and even fractions. Occasionally you may run into a situation where the predefined ...
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