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Microsoft Word

There are more than 70 Microsoft Word video tutorials and tips listed in numerical order on this website. Start learning Microsoft Office by learning Microsoft Word. Watching my tutorials in order is equivalent to taking a class that you can come back to as often as you like, for free. Visit Word Tutorials

Microsoft Excel

Almost all of us use Microsoft Excel at some point in our careers. My Microsoft Excel tutorials and tips take the mystery out of working with Microsoft Excel. There are more than 45 Microsoft Excel tutorials to help you navigate the software. Enjoy.  Visit Excel Tutorials

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Outlook is used by most of us to send and receive emails. We spend so much time on this task that it is imperative that you learn how to become efficient with managing email. We will explore Microsoft Outlook with more than 25 tutorials on how to make the most out of Microsoft Outlook and all of its tools.  Visit Outlook Tutorials

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is a tool to create presentations for many different settings. I have created more than 20 tutorials that will teach you how to use Microsoft PowerPoint. In addition, I will review resources that will make your presentations in PowerPoint awesome. Visit PowerPoint Tutorials

Computers 101

If you are looking to improve your computer skills, you have come to the right place. I specialize in helping everyday computer users get more out of their computers. My free tutorials will teach you how to be a better computer user every day. Visit Computer Tutorials

Google Tips & Tools

Google is an amazing resource. It is a search engine. It is a library at your fingertips. I will teach you new search tips and techniques, as well as, all about tools that Google offers to computer users. You thought you knew Google! Visit Google Tutorials

iPhone & iPad Tips

I am from an iPhone family. My wife and children use iPhones. Therefore, I strive to create and find iPhone and iPad tips and tutorials that will help the everyday user. These tools will add a new dimension to your life every day. Visit iPhone Tutorials

QuickBooks Training

I use QuickBooks for my business and I teach my clients how to use QuickBooks. These tips and tutorials will teach you how to get started using QuickBooks at your business and is also a great resource for training employees to use QuickBooks.  Visit QuickBooks Tutorials

6 – Microsoft Word 2003 Tip 6: Grammar & Spelling

In this tutorial we will talk about how to make the most of grammar and spelling tools. Isn't it frustrating when you get an email or a document with grammar and spelling errors? My feeling has always been that people need to focus on grammar and spelling in business...

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Google Alerts

Google alerts is a great tool for individuals and businesses. Google alerts gives you the ability to monitor the Internet and to be notified when something occurs. For example, you might want to create an alert for your name, or your business name. Google alerts has a...

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iPhone Tip 25: iCloud

iCloud Backup Service for your iPhone In this tutorial we will learn about iCloud for your iPhone and related devices. Aaron at Zollotech does a great job of explaining how to keep all of your information safe and in multiple places. If you haven't started using...

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Text Message Scam

Let me set the scene: your friend John is rushing to get his daughter from school and his son to the soccer field, and he still needs to stop at the grocery store because there’s nothing in the fridge. In the midst of this everyday madness, he gets a text message from...

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What Is Instagram and Why Should You Be Using It?

Confused about Instagram? You're not the only one. Here's what it's all about, what's involved and how people are using it. Source: What Is Instagram and Why Should You Be Using It? An Intro to Instagram Instagram is a social networking app made for sharing photos and...

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Hijacked Computer: What to Do

This is another great video from the Federal Trade Commission about Hijacked Computers. Published on Mar 23, 2015 Can’t turn your computer on or off? Is it acting up, running slow, opening pages you didn't click, or displaying pop-ups constantly? There's a good chance...

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iPhone Tip 34: Apple Music Review – by Zollotech

Apple released Apple Music earlier today and is their entry into the streaming music field. I’ve been using it throughout the day and I (Zollotech) will show you all of the features that come with your Apple Music subscription. Let me know what you think of Apple...

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My Thoughts on the Windows 10 Free Upgrade

In my opinion, you are crazy if you update your Windows computer to Windows 10! Let me tell you why. First and foremost this has nothing to do with Windows 10, I am hearing nothing but good things about Microsoft's most recent version of Windows. But this is the...

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Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows and Mac Keyboard shortcuts are often used in modern operating systems and computer software programs. Using keyboard shortcuts could save you a lot of time. Basic Shortcuts Description Windows Mac OS Edit menu Alt + E Ctrl + F2 + F File...

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Microsoft Ribbon and Tabs Tutorials

Microsoft Office Training Tutorials: Introducing the Microsoft Ribbon & Tabs When I teach people things about Microsoft Office I typically use Microsoft Word as the tool to create my tutorials. The things you learn Microsoft Word will carry over to Excel,...

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iPhone Tip 15: Find My iPhone

In this tutorial you will learn how to find your iPhone if it is lost or misplaced. Just a little bit of an update: this will also work with your iPad or iPod. In addition the text below was written by the Merlin Dean of  Thank you Merlin Video...

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59 – Microsoft Word Tip: Word 2013 Tutorials

He was a complete list of my Microsoft Word 2013 tutorials. The list shows my most recent tips first, therefore, you should scroll down to the bottom of the page if you want to take all of my tips as a class. Do them in order starting at number one.  Enjoy this...

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2 – Google Search Tips: Searching for John Smith

In this tutorial, I will do a basic search for a very common name: John Smith.  These simple Google search tips and techniques will make you a better Googler. My experience has been that once you start seeing some of the tools available it will open your world to a...

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Access Tip 7: Working with Forms

In Access 2010, data is stored in tables, but you'll often use forms to view and edit the information. Compared to tables, forms are easier and faster to use. In many databases, forms play a crucial role, as they allow you to add data to several related tables at...

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4 – Outlook Training: Sending Your First Email

I review the Microsoft Ribbon and all aspects of sending an email in Microsoft Outlook. Just a reminder, you can practice sending emails by sending emails to yourself; to your own email address.  We take a look at how to start and email, how to send an email and how...

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16 – Microsoft Word 2003 Tip 16: Document Protection

Have you ever had the need to protect a document? Microsoft Word 2003 gives you the ability to protect a document and in this tutorial I will show you some of your options for doing just that. If you are collaborating on documents sometimes you want to make sure...

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8 – Excel 2013 Training Class: Tony’s Place 1

Tony's Place is a fictitious pizza shop that I use to illustrate how to use Excel to run a simple spreadsheet. In this tutorial we make a ugly looking spreadsheet look pretty so you can get a promotion to regional manager of Tony's place.  Part 1 covers cosmetic...

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