Word Tip – Draw Lines Across a Page

Need to create a line across the page in Microsoft Word? Here’s a fun, quick way to do this. Press Underline three times in a row, then press Enter. A line will appear spanning the width of the page within the margins. You can press other keys to...

Keyboard Shortcut – Used in Many Programs

CTRL + N is one of most versatile keyboard shortcuts in Microsoft Office and beyond. Here are some of the ways that you can use this keyboard combo: In Word, it creates a new document In Excel, it creates a new workbook In PowerPoint, it creates a new presentation In...

Excel Tip – Maximums

Have you ever wondered how many rows or columns there are in the newer versions of Excel? Or how many characters can I fit in one cell? Wonder no more, here are some of Excel’s max capabilities: Rows: 1,048,576 Columns: 16,384 Cells in a worksheet: 17,179,869,184...

Outlook Tip – Make a Contact Record from an Email

A new person sends you an email and you want to put this person into your Contacts. Here is a real easy way to get them there. From your Inbox drag the email to People, in your Navigation bar, (lower left corner of screen). When you release your mouse a Contact form...

Word Tip – New Bookmark Features

Word 2013 and 2016 automatically bookmarks the page you were last on when you closed a document, and takes you to that page when you reopen it. Say you have a 20 page document and you were editing some info on page 12 and then decided to close the document. The next...

Excel Tip – 3 Different Count Functions

Have you ever wanted to know how many entries were in a list in Excel? You can use the Count functions to give you an accurate number. The first Count function only counts cells that contain numbers. Will ignore any cell that has text in it    =COUNT(A2:A24) The...