Posts tagged "Tricks"
Interested in using Yammer but not sure where to start?
Here are five ideas to get you started using Yammer whether it’s for learning, teaching or assessment, within a group or as an individual user:
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If you’ve already explored Microsoft Sway, you’ll know that this digital storytelling package loves visuals. You can add images, but did you know it’s also easy to add video too?
From the Cards pane, just select a Video card.
Working with an Excel column of full names, but wishing you’d set this up as two separate columns? Luckily there’s an Excel trick to help you do this.
What is Planner?
Planner allows you to create an electronic Board (1) where you can add Buckets (2) and pin electronic cards (3) to your lists.
If you’ve upgraded to Office 2016 and are lucky enough to have a touchscreen laptop or tablet you can now handwrite equations which are then converted to typed text.
Microsoft Forms is a program within Office 365 (Education) that enables you to create custom quizzes, surveys and questionnaires. You can then invite others to respond (using any browser and using mobile devices).
Yammer is a private social network that helps you network with others within your organisation, share information across teams, and organise projects or working groups.
If you’re an Office 365 user, you may have noticed Microsoft Sway.
What is Sway?
Sway is a digital storytelling program/app useful for creating visual and interactive reports, presentations and stories.
If you prefer to use keyboard shortcuts instead of the mouse, then this handy tip is for you.
Did you know, if you press the Alt key, letters appear over every item on the ribbon? Just tap the relevant key to activate that option.
Do you work with long Word documents containing text pulled from different sub-documents? If so, did you know that in Word you can create a master document to make this process easier?
What is a master document?
A master document is essentiall