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Tech Tip: Open a Copy

Remembering to Save As is always a hassle. There is an easy way to make sure you never save over a document instead of Save As. Just open a copy of the file. To open a copy, first open up

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Split the Message Window in Outlook or Other Microsoft Program Windows

Add the Split Command to Outlook’s Quick Access Toolbar Directions from Experts Exchange. If your message, document or spreadsheet is long, readers may have to scroll up and down a lot. But if you split the window in two, each

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Word – Select a Vertical Block of Text

How does one select a vertical column of text in Word without selecting anything else on each line? PC In this example, point your mouse at the beginning of FAPA then hold down the ALT key and drag across and

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Hide Formatting Symbols

If you see odd dots between words, paragraph symbols at the ends of paragraphs or on blank lines,  or arrows and other symbols, the Show Hide command on the Home ribbon has been clicked. Being able to view these non-printing

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Hide Track Changes Revision Marks in Word

Using Word 2010, even if you choose Final in the Reviewing tab and then save the file, the tracked changes will still show up when you reopen the document. Here’s how  to really turn them off!

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Change Word’s Default Paragraph Settings

Would you like no extra space after a paragraph when you press ENTER and no extra space between the lines inside a paragraph? Change Word 2010’s paragraph default settings to match your preferences and efficiently work in Word. Click the

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Print Background Color in Word 2010

Getting the Background Color to Print If you add a page color to your Word document (Page Layout ribbon, Page Background group, Page Color), it looks fine on the screen but if you print preview or print the document, the

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