Category Archives: Microsoft

Student Email Migration

Here are a few things you need to know about the student email migration to Microsoft Exchange: After migration, you will have 50 GB of storage in your email mailbox. Your email address will not change. All of your content … Continue reading

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Free Office 365 for SMU Students

Everyone at SMU is united behind a single goal – help prepare our students to become the best they can be. Now, there are exciting news that aim to go a long way to achieve that goal, we are providing … Continue reading

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Office Time Saver: Customize How Documents are Saved

I author a lot of documents, and when it’s time to save them, I generally need to save them on our server. In fact, 90% of my documents end up in a shared drive. Currently, when I go to save … Continue reading

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Internet Browser Troubleshooting

By Rachel Mulry The IT Help Desk receives reports daily from individuals having trouble using different websites. These reports seem to be growing more and more frequent and functionality within websites seems to be impacted with each browser upgrade. The following … Continue reading

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You Sent What Email?

Wouldn’t you know it, right after I posted my last blog “Never miss an email again“, I found myself being humbled in a conversation saying “You sent what email?” In my prior post, I talked about setting alerts in Outlook for those … Continue reading

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Webinars & Timesavers in Microsoft Office

I’m constantly looking for tips on how to work more efficiently in Microsoft. The Office suite is so powerful that I’m pretty sure we underutilize the resources at our fingertips. If you’re struggling with the “I want to learn, but … Continue reading

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What’s behind the Excel Design tab? 5 tips worth knowing.

If you’ve been working with Excel for a while, my guess is that you are probably somewhat familiar with the basics of converting your data into a table. However, you may not be aware of some of the features behind … Continue reading

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Discover New Features in Microsoft Word (Part 2)

By Rachel Mulry In Part 1 of this article, we discussed Quick Parts, creating your own templates, and the Screenshot tool. Today we’ll continue with two powerful Word features. Navigation view:  If you use the styles in Word, not only can … Continue reading

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Discover New Features in Microsoft Word (Part 1)

Although I use Word on a daily basis, every now and then I uncover a feature or shortcut I didn’t know existed.  With literally thousands of different features, it’s no surprise that the application offers more than you or I … Continue reading

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Never Miss an Email Again!

By Laurene Klassen No matter how many times I organize my inbox I somehow manage to get to the point of needing to reorganize it.  In many of my trainings, I’m often asked for tips on how to make sure … Continue reading

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