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#261 OneNote: Tagging your notes

As you know, OneNote is a firm favourite at #1minuteCPD HQ. In this post, we look at how you can tag your notes across Pages, Sections and Notebooks and then how to use the ‘Find Tags’ function to search through your notebooks. Watch this 1 minute video to show you how… Featured image: ‘Tags‘ by soycamo… Continue reading #261 OneNote: Tagging your notes

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#259 Email: Drag and drop attachments

By request! In the office the other day and someone said they’d recently discovered that you can drag and drop attachments in to most email clients. Yes you can! So here’s a couple of examples using Outlook, Gmail and iCloud Featured image by Pixabay licenced under CC0

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#240 Arranging a meeting? Overlay calendars to spot free times!

The overlay feature in Outlook calendars makes it really easy to spot mutual free time slots across multiple calendars. At MMU you can open all colleagues calendars by using the address book (shown in the demo below), but don’t worry, by default your time is only shown as free/busy and the details remain private to… Continue reading #240 Arranging a meeting? Overlay calendars to spot free times!

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#209 Save your meeting notes directly to OneNote via Outlook appointments

This is a great tip to keep your meeting notes organised using OneNote and Outlook. If you don’t know what OneNote is, catch up in less than a minute. From your Outlook appointment, click Meeting Notes. The page OneNote now creates is linked to your Outlook appointment, so you can always keep the meeting details and… Continue reading #209 Save your meeting notes directly to OneNote via Outlook appointments

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#186 Stop losing track of which emails you have read in Outlook

I don’t know about you, but emails are one of the banes of my life so I’m always thrilled to come across simple tips that make them easier to manage. This simple little tip stops Outlook from marking emails as read when you move through them in your inbox. So, if you regualry end up… Continue reading #186 Stop losing track of which emails you have read in Outlook

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#161 Reply to an email with a meeting request in Outlook

Did you know that you can reply to an email with a meeting request in Outlook? This is a quick and easy way to get a meeting in your diary with the person who emailed you. Also, by using the Scheduling Assistant you can quickly see at a glance when that person is free, which… Continue reading #161 Reply to an email with a meeting request in Outlook

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#72 Muddled by meetings? Colour code your calendar!

Do you find your Outlook calendar tricky to read at times? If you have a very busy calendar, colour coding can help you to see what’s happening in your week, at a glance. To do this in Outlook, you use categories. Have a look at this video to see how to apply categories to your… Continue reading #72 Muddled by meetings? Colour code your calendar!