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Excel can streamline your global activities if you set up functions to convert metric to American Standard, and dollars to euros.
Browsers can supply your location when you permit it. If you have no plans of ever permitting it here's how to turn that feature off.
Word makes it easy to create a newsletter using the Page Layout tools. Make columns and multipage layouts, add images and more. Here's how.
PowerPoint 's Photo Albums feature makes creating a slideshow super-easy, with intuitive menus and dialog screens.
Hush for Chrome lets you stash some bookmarks that can only be used in incognito mode.
OneNote is the Great Organizer of Microsoft programs, ready to take almost any kind of content and make it available across multiple platforms. Here's how to get started.
Maximize the space on you bookmarks bar by removing the text.
Microsoft's Process Explorer is a powerful utility that makes the built-in Windows Task Manager obsolete. Here's how to use it.
The Skype extension for Chrome lets you add call links to your calendar entries on Google and Outlook.com.
Try Activity Stream before it's built in to Firefox later in the year.
This is where the number-crunching fun starts. Learn the ins and outs of the logical formulas that represent the heart of Excel.
Skype has several powerful slash commands you should know about.
Babelsoft Media Preview is the answer for revealing less-common multimedia files that Windows Explorer's own Preview tool doesn't support.
Updating your BIOS can cut boot times, fix compatibility issues, and improve overall performance--or brick your system if you do it wrong.