Upload to SharePoint directly from the SAVE AS option in Word

When Microsoft Word is open, instead of saving the file to your local computer and then uploading it, save it directly to SharePoint. Have the document open. Select the File > Save As option. In the FILE NAME box, enter the full web address for the SharePoint Site and press Enter. Wait a moment. The Site, […]

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Are You Using the Full Power of Microsoft Office Suite?

Microsoft Office is probably the most well known and most often used productivity software in the world. Do you ever stop to discover the products, and to discover the ways to use them more comfortably? We often find that the students we interact with have tried to learn how to use programs like Word and […]

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Opening A Word Document From SharePoint Asks for Login

Fixing Opening Documents in SharePoint. Here’s the answer from Microsoft for 2010, 2013 using Windows 10: If you don’t want to use it, then here is how to go to the Trust Center: Click File, then Options Once the Options Menu appears choose Trust Center The Trust Center area appears. Click on Trust Center Settings Click […]

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Accessibility Checker for Word

Before using the checker, you need to save your document from within Word 2010 in .docx format When you save your document, the option to “Maintain compatibility with previous versions of Word” may be shown. If shown, make sure that it remains unchecked. If you do not follow the steps above, the following error will […]

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Editing and Selecting Text in Word

Three ways of editing & selecting your text in Word: 1. Editing & Selecting text with your mouse: There are various keyboard shortcuts to select and edit text with your mouse and keyboard: To select a word: double-click the work. To select non-contiguous text: hold the CTRL key and select text. To select a sentence: hold […]

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Make Full Use of the Format Painter

If you work in the type of office where you can’t install your own favourite productivity software due to strict IT policies, then it’s likely that Microsoft Office is already installed on your system. Microsoft Office is packed with features that can help you stay on top of things and get the job done. Here […]

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Tips on Working with Microsoft’s Ribbon

Below are three ways to use Microsoft’s Ribbon: 1. Ribbons keyboard shortcut To navigate the ribbon with the keyboard (instead of the mouse), press the ALT key on the keyboard.  Numbers and/or letters will appear next to the ribbon tabs allowing you to navigate the ribbon. 2. Let’s hide my ribbon To collapse or minimize the […]

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