Yes, I know a gazillion people who think it is just easier to keep hitting that Tab key all the way across their document so that blocks of texts will line up for them. That’s all well and good if they like wasting time and keystrokes, but what about if this is a document that
Sure Office 2016 has been around for a bit now, but trust me, there are still lots and lots of users who are still slogging through the settings that just are not to their liking. Those users will never be comfortable with the applications the way they are straight out of the box. The good
Templates in Word are a guide for how you would like your document to appear. One great use of templates is to store boilerplate documents (i.e., contracts, forms, legal pleadings, etc.). I use templates to create boilerplate documents all the time. Everyone knows that I detest wasting time and keystrokes. Why reinvent the wheel every
Recently a subscriber contacted me because she had a locked form in which she had fields that would not calculate. That is to say that her form had Field 1, Field 2 and Field 3. These fields were to be calculated with a total appearing in Field 4 and it simply wasn’t working for her.
Unless you live in a utopian dreamworld, you most likely lock your windows and doors. Perhaps you even have a security alarm system or a video setup, or a big mean dog to scare off intruders! And why do you do this? Well of course, because you know that some very nasty things can happen
Have you ever seen a spreadsheet or used Excel? If so, then you are familiar with the concept of tables. Tables are, after all, just that – tables! They are simply a grid arranged into columns and rows. We use them to organize and group certain pieces of information. But even more importantly, we use
December is traditionally the busiest time of the year for me and lots of other folks as well. This year is no different. I always know when the holiday season is here because I fall into bed at the end of the day completely tired and spent! Having said that I enjoy every minute of
It is most definitely Fall now! The temperature is very, very low and I can see my breath when I take my fast paced walk in the morning! Even though I am not a fan of cold weather, I still bundle up and take my walk every morning. The cold air makes me walk even
Fonts are a necessary part of any computer system, but especially systems that use word processing programs (i.e., Microsoft Word). Very often, different systems have different fonts. There could be times when one may consider transferring fonts from one system to another. You should know that fonts are stored in files on your computer system.
On the Page Layout tab of your Ribbon, Word provides a tool you can use to modify the number of columns in your document or in a text selection. Follow the steps below to learn how: In the Page Setup group, click on the Columns tool. Word shows a list of six options: One. Use