Information literacy · Word

#345 Get rid of the white space between your pages in Word!

Sometimes I find it really annoying when I’m editing and reviewing a document to see the white space between the pages as it just takes up valuable screen space. Using this quick tip you can quickly toggle between both as and when you need to. Featured image: “Light Space” by Sky Noir is licenced under CC… Continue reading #345 Get rid of the white space between your pages in Word!

Communication / Collaboration · Digital collaboration · Information literacy · OS X · Timesavers

#324 Fantastical [2/3]: Creating grouped calendars

Ever wish you could merge calendars across multiple accounts? Display bits from a Google calendar with an Exchange one and maybe throw in an iCloud calendar too?? Fantastical allows you to create custom blends of different calendars and present them as overlays with the flip of a switch. This video shows you how to create… Continue reading #324 Fantastical [2/3]: Creating grouped calendars

Communication / Collaboration · Information literacy · Timesavers

#320 Fantastical [1/3]: Adding a calendar

Do you need to mix and match calendars? Need to blend a work calendar with a project calendar or blend project calendars? Fantastical might be the answer. It is a paid for app on OS X or iOS and has some nifty features. This video shows how you can add in a calendar feed. Featured… Continue reading #320 Fantastical [1/3]: Adding a calendar

ICT proficiency · Information literacy · Timesavers · Word

#313 Double spacing in Word

This tip comes to you from a horror story I heard recently about a student manually double spacing their dissertation! To save another student from such horror, this post shows you how you can easily double space your document in less than 60 seconds… Featured image: “Space” by leolambertini is licenced under CC BY-ND 2.0

Digital communication · Information literacy · PowerPoint · Word

#304 Need a PowerPoint handout? No problem!

It is super quick and easy to create a handout for your PowerPoint slides. Your handout can then be either emailed or printed out. This is also an easy way to get a print out of your slides with your notes attached, in case you like to practice your presentations in the bath…!   Featured… Continue reading #304 Need a PowerPoint handout? No problem!

ICT proficiency · Information literacy · Word

#303 Quickly amend repeated errors with Find and Replace in Word

It can be a heartbreaking moment when you realise you’ve been spelling someone’s name incorrectly throughout a document, or if a frequently referenced document changes it’s name. Fear not however, as the find and replace function provides a quick and easy way to fix any consistent mistakes. Featured Image: “the new eraser” by Hannah Swithinbank licenced under CC… Continue reading #303 Quickly amend repeated errors with Find and Replace in Word