Digital research and scholarship · ICT proficiency · Word

#362 Cutting sections from Word? Spike them instead!

The spike feature is a little known function in Word, but enables you to keep all your cut items together (on an imaginary spike!) and then to be able to paste them all in one place. This is useful for when you are editing a document and want to do all your cutting at once,… Continue reading #362 Cutting sections from Word? Spike them instead!

Browsers · ICT proficiency · Top tip

#353 Drag and drop URLs into a Dropbox folder

Did you know that you can save a website URL to a Dropbox folder? Well now you do! This is really useful to keep all your resources in one place. No more saving your files in one place and your bookmarks in another! It’s really easy and will help you keep your files, folders and… Continue reading #353 Drag and drop URLs into a Dropbox folder

Digital creation · Digital research and scholarship · ICT proficiency · Microsoft Office · PowerPoint

#319 Presenting with PPT [5/5]: Using Presenter View

Have you considered using Presenter View when you present during lectures?  Presenter View allows you to view your presentation notes and preview upcoming slides all whilst your audience views note free version on the lecture screen.  Watch the video below to find out more… Do you want to learn more about PowerPoint? Check out our… Continue reading #319 Presenting with PPT [5/5]: Using Presenter View

Digital creation · Digital research and scholarship · ICT proficiency · Microsoft Office · PowerPoint

#315 Presenting with PPT [4/5]: Using the Slideshow View Menu

The slideshow view menu provides you with different tools that can enhance your presentation whilst you are presenting.  Watch the video below to find out more… Do you want to learn more about PowerPoint? Check out our other PowerPoint tips. Featured image: “Slide carousel” by Dano licenced under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

ICT proficiency · Outlook

#314 Outlook Calendar getting cluttered? Create a new one!

It is easy to create multiple personal calendars in Outlook. You might want to create a calendar which includes your personal appointments, university wide events or perhaps assessment hand-ins. These calendars can then be easily overlaid with your main calendar to view any potential clashes, without cluttering up your main view. Featured image: “Calendar” by  Hana… Continue reading #314 Outlook Calendar getting cluttered? Create a new one!