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Not only news and announcements, but a handy collection of hints and tips to help you get the most out of the software you use.

A keyboard shortcut to update all fields at once on Microsoft Word

Today’s top tip shows you how to update all fields at once on Microsoft Word, such as a table of contents, bookmarks or cross-references, by the use of simple keyboard shortcuts.

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Update all linked objects in Google Docs at once

In this week’s quick tip we show you how to update all linked objects in Google Docs at once, such as charts, data tables or slides.

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A quick way to hide slides from your PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation

Have any slides in PowerPoint or Google Slides file that you don’t want to include in your presentation? No need to make a separate copy without them, today’s Quick Tip shows you a very easy way to hide them so that the slide show skips over them.

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Drill down into your pivot table data with a double click

Our Quick Tip today shows you an easy way to drill down into your pivot table data without having to apply filters to get to the information you want to see. This works both on Excel and Google Sheets.

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How to change text case in Google Docs & Microsoft Word

In today’s Quick Tip we show you how easy it is to change the case of text in both Google Docs and Microsoft Word. No need to despair if you’ve left the caps lock key on by mistake!g

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Formulas for upper, lower & proper case text in Excel & Sheets

This week’s Quick Tip shows you how to make use of simple formulas to quickly change text into UPPER, lower or Proper case, both in Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets.

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Keep shapes in proportion when drawing in PowerPoint & Slides

In our quick tip this week we show you an easy way to ensure that your shapes and lines stay regular and in proportion in PowerPoint and Google Slides, simply by using the Shift key.

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Gmail settings for easy mail management

Think you know Gmail? There are many features within the settings menu that help you manage your mailbox efficiently, many of which are seldom used but can be of great benefit. In this week’s quick tip we show you how to find and use some of these.

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Hide whitespace when reading in Word & Docs

In today’s quick tip we show you some different methods to make reading a document a little more user-friendly in Word and Docs, by hiding the whitespace and showing more text on screen.

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Select multiple tabs in Sheets and Excel

In this week’s quick tip we show you how to select multiple spreadsheet tabs in in either Word or Sheets, and apply an action to all of those tabs at once.

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