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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

Access Tip 18: Modifying Tables

Whenever you're adding a new field to a table, there are three important things that you'll need to think about: data types, character limits, and validation rules. The data type determines whether the field will contain text, numbers, currency, dates, or a checkbox...

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iPhone Tip 19: Calendar

Calendar Ideas by Merlin Dean Wouldn't it be nice to have a calendar to keep track of everything you need to do? Your iPhone has a calendar and in this tutorial you will learn how to use that calendar to keep track of events that are relevant in your life. It is also...

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iPhone Tip 28: Galaxy S6 Edge vs iPhone 6 Plus

I use an iPhone. I love my iPhone, but I'm not crazy in love with it. To me technology is about convenience and running my business and day-to-day life. I'd like to think that I am practical and not fanatical about phones and technology. As a long time iPhone user I...

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Spritz Helps you Read Faster.

Spritz is a new tool that takes text from something you read and tries to speedup and simplify the reading process. I recently discovered when I watched a local news show called Chronicle, an excellent news magazine here in the Boston area. Quite often they will do...

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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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iPhone Tip 22: Compass

Here is a review of the iPhone Compass on an iPhone Have you ever been lost in the woods? Maybe you've wandered around the city and so lost track of where you are; I have. The compass on your iPhone can serve as a tool to help you find your way. I must confess I'm not...

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Learning Dragon NaturallySpeaking by Nuance

Many years ago I tested Dragon NaturallySpeaking and at the time my computer was not powerful enough to handle Dragon NaturallySpeaking by Nuance. About two years ago I rediscovered Dragon and I use it for dictating emails in Microsoft Outlook and for writing these...

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Access Tip 8: Sorting and Filtering

Sorting and filtering are tools that help you organize your data. Sorting arranges things in alphabetical or numerical order. Filtering hides data based on its value, allowing you to just focus on the most relevant data. Depending on what type of data you have, you...

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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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Amazing iPhone App for Musicians — The Verge

Apple’s new Music Memos app makes recording easy Apple Music Memos is a free app that allows users to record demos on their iPhone. Complete with chord recognition and a tuner, Apple Music Memos is a simpler version of GarageBand and a more sophisticated version of...

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YouTube Tip 5: Who Makes These Videos?

Everybody Makes Videos These Days! In this tutorial on I am going to talk about who is making all of these videos that we see on YouTube. Video cameras and smart phones with built-in video cameras allow us to quickly record and upload videos directly to YouTube. In a...

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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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9 – Google Search Tips: Zip and Area Codes

Searching Google for Zip and Area Codes is extremely easy. This tutorial is designed to make you think about all the types of things you can find on Google, besides zip and area codes. The possibilities are endless. Tony Holowitz: Free...

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2 – Microsoft Word 2003 Tip 2: Getting Started

This video tutorial covers many of the fundamentals of working with Microsoft Word 2003. I often refer to Microsoft Word 2003 as "old Office." Microsoft Office versions 2007, 2010 and 2013 I refer to as "new office."  When Microsoft Office 2007 was introduced they...

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Kim Komando – Kim Komando Show

Kim Komando Kim Komando is the host of an American talk radio program based on the popularity of smartphones, televisions, tablets, personal computers, the use of the Internet, and the complexities of buying and using all forms of consumer electronics. (source...

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iPhone Tip 3: Apps (Applications)

What are apps? After you watch this tutorial, you will have a better understanding of what an app for the iPhone is. Zollotech is a great resource for iPhone information.  In a nutshell, an app is software for your iPhone. For example, Facebook or Google. There are...

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Resizing Browser Text

This is how you make text on a webpage bigger or smaller. This quick tutorial shows you how to give tired eyes a break when you been staring at a computer screen all day. I'll show you how to increase the text size of all webpages to make it easier on your delicate...

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