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How-to: Use keyboard shortcuts in Thunderbird

  Posted Thursday, April 5th, 2012 at 9:43 pm

Mozilla Thunderbird is an excellent free application for storing, sorting and organizing your email… Continue reading

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How-to: Get the most out of your iPad’s battery

  Posted Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 11:39 pm

It seems just about everyone loves the iPad. It has forever changed the way we connect with various forms of entertainment… Continue reading

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How-to: Use the ‘IF function’ in Microsoft Excel

  Posted Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 9:48 pm

We already know that Excel is great at creating spreadsheets, and many users are familiar with its formulas and computational features, but did you know it can also calculate what-ifs? Continue reading

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How-to: Create fillable PDF forms in Adobe Acrobat X

  Posted Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 at 9:14 pm

Adobe Acrobat X is similar to the free and more commonly found Adobe Reader X, but instead of just letting you view PDFs, Acrobat X lets you create and sometimes edit them too… Continue reading

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How-to: Use Google Maps 3D on Android devices

  Posted Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 7:05 pm

With the introduction on Google Maps 6.0, Google began offering a 3D view feature for most Android-powered devices… Continue reading

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How-to: Adjust Notification Center settings on your iPhone

  Posted Thursday, March 1st, 2012 at 11:04 pm

Notifications are a neat feature found on most of today’s smartphones… Continue reading

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How-to: Create PowerPoint templates

  Posted Friday, February 24th, 2012 at 12:27 am

PowerPoint templates are predetermined layouts that make it easier to create new PowerPoint presentations… Continue reading

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How-to: View and change flexibility of speech commands in Mac OS X Lion

  Posted Thursday, February 9th, 2012 at 4:38 pm

Apple introduced speech commands to Mac OS X back in 2005, with their release of OS X Tiger… Continue reading

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How-to: Insert a picture or clip art in Word

  Posted Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 at 10:34 pm

Word is a great word processing application brought to us by Microsoft. It is known for its ease of use, flexibility and extensive features… Continue reading

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How-to: Add an email signature in Microsoft Outlook

  Posted Friday, February 3rd, 2012 at 12:50 am

For many years, Microsoft Outlook has been the one of the most used email applications… Continue reading

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