Here’s a question from Dorothy: I am working on an extensive document that contains real estate information. One if the things i would like to do is to embed a couple of slides of an existing PowerPoint presentation into a document. I know that i am able to copy specific slides and just go ahead … Read more
Applicability: Office 365,2019, 2016, 2013. Sometimes, we would like to make our Word documents more interactive and even capture some user input. Enter message and input boxes . As the name suggests a message box is a piece of information that is displayed to the document users. Input boxes are instrumental to capture information from … Read more
This tutorial is applicable to: Office 365, 2019, 2016 (Windows 11 & 10) and Google Docs (Windows, macOS and Linux). Here’s a note we got from our reader, Diana: I work as a business analyst and often use Microsoft Word as well as Google Docs to author some performance tracking reports which i submit to … Read more
Several languages such as Arabic, Persian, Urdu or Hebrew are usually written from right to left. Today we will learn how to shift the writing direction in Office 2016/2019/365 from the default Left To Right (LTR) into Right To Left direction (RTL). For convenience, we are providing detailed instructions for Word and Outlook; however process … Read more
Here’s a question from Dana: Working on a quarterly operational report for management. I have a nice spreadsheet with some sales information that i would like to insert into a Word document that i am authoring. Any ideas? Thanks for the question, Dana. See below for the details. I assumed you are using Windows, but … Read more
Here is a question we received some time ago from a reader struggling to read a Onenote files on macOS: I have received a bunch of .one files from my colleagues as attachments to an Outlook email. The challenge is that I don’t know how to open these files and I don’t find a compatible … Read more
Tips for making Word work faster.