Microsoft Powerpoint – The Basics

Microsoft PowerPoint is a piece of software that allows you to create, and manage presentations.  You can use a presentation for a variety for reasons such as illustrating a talk, preparing simple handouts on a lecture you have give, or just leaving some information running in a continuous loop on a screen, or the list goes on, it’s a very useful piece of software.  The aim of this guide is to show you have to create, save, re-open and close a PowerPoint Presentation using PowerPoint 2003 or PowerPoint 2007. [Read more…]

Powerpoint 2003 – The Basics

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Powerpoint 2007 – The Basics

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Excel 2007 – The Basics

Please read Microsoft Excel – The Basics before reading this article.

Starting A New Spreadsheet

Starting a new spreadsheet in Excel 2007 is very easy.  All you need to do is open the software and it will load itself into a blank spreadsheet ready for you to edit.

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Excel 2003 – The Basics

Please read Microsoft Excel – The Basics before reading this article.

Starting A New Spreadsheet

Starting a new spreadsheet in Excel 2003 is very easy.  All you need to do is open the software and it will load itself into a blank spreadsheet ready for you to edit.

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Microsoft Excel – The Basics

Microsoft Excel is a piece of software that allows you to create, and manage spreadsheets.  You can use a spreadsheet for anything that would be table based and Excel includes the option to run simple and complicated calculations on your data through the use of formulas.  The Aim of this guide is to show you have to create, save, re-open and close an Excel spreadsheet using Excel 2003 or Excel 2007.

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How to Highlight Duplicate Entries in an Excel Spreadsheet using Conditional Formatting

If you have a large spreadsheet with multiple data records it can help to be able to identify duplicate entries.  This tutorial aims to show you how to use Conditional formatting within Microsoft Excel 2003 or 2007 to show how duplicate records within a coloumn can be highlighted.

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A Look at Internet Security

The internet is ‘the world at your fingertips’ and the source of a wealth of knowledge encompassing every subject imaginable.  It is an electronic hub for social networks, shopping, gaming, culture and knowledge.  However just like the world, the internet carries with it risks, dangers and places you may not want to go…

The purpose of this guide is to suggest some ways of just being a bit more safe and secure, whilst at the same time trying to explain some of the terms that you see bounced around when talking about internet security. [Read more…]