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3 New Features in Excel 2016

Microsoft has a few new features in the works for Excel 2016, from business insight and analysis tools, to new eye-catching, page popping charts.  Here are three features to get excited about.    1. "Tell me" -- Granted, this feature i...Tell Me
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5 Changes to Get Excited About in Office 2016

In preparation for the full release of Office 2016, Microsoft has made a public preview version available for keeners like us to "test-drive"  -- and we're so excited! This new series of blog posts will highlight some of our favourite pieces in ...office 2016 200x200
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Splitting or Separating Data in Columns - And a new Quick Tool in Excel 2013

My clients come to me with a variety of questions when it comes to their software and files. One of the more common requests I get is for “cleaning” data files that need to be sorted and formatted for import to a given program. They will supply me wi...Excel 2013-Text-to-Columns-Sample-Data
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Using Office 365 - Lync

Office 365’s Lync, formerly known as Microsoft Communicator, is Microsoft’s online collaboration service offering instant messaging, and meeting services that include video communications, screen and file sharing. Instant Messaging Whether you have s...
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Using Office 365 - SharePoint Team Site

Even though I have yet to complete my investigation of Microsoft Office 365, I think I may have found my favourite component to the service: the SharePoint Team Site. The Team Site is a business intranet service that has a fantastic number of feature...
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