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Windows 10 sync settings

Recently I bought a new laptop for home and after the initial setup (with a Microsoft/Hotmail account), to my surprise, the wallpaper on my new computer was the same as the wallpaper on my work computer (set-up with the same account). At first I thought this was rather cool, but then when I changed the […]

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Navigate the start menu for Windows 10

Let’s have a little look at the new start menu for Windows 10. To see the steps with screen shots, click HERE. How to: Navigate the start menu for Windows 10 Click on the Window on the bottom left of your taskbar. On the left you will see applications that you regularly use (this will […]

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Do you need to change your default web browser in Windows 10?

Since downloading Windows 10 I have noticed some of my default applications have changed. The main one that I find annoying is my web browser. I know that if I spent the time I could learn Microsoft Edge but all of my bookmarks are in another application. If I have a choice I would use […]

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Windows 10 – Considering upgrading?

Earlier today I decided it was time to check out the new Windows 10 so I bit the bullet and upgraded. The process took around an hour but that would depend on your internet connect. If you are a bit nervous, don’t be but just in case, make a back-up on a hard-drive before beginning […]

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YouTube educational videos

At Tilde we understand people learn in different ways, some people like to be instructed (auditory) and others by seeing it (visual) and others by doing (kinesthtic). To help the visual learners we have created some YouTube clips. It is not always easy to read steps in a book for example, to create WordArt in […]

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Word 2013 continued…

In the last post I discussed three of the new features to Word 2013, in this post I will be discussing the other three: Live layout and alignment guides Open and edit PDF Expand and collapse part of a document Live layout and alignment guides After you insert a picture, set the text wrap to ‘tight’ […]

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Word 2013 updates

There are a few updates that Microsoft have included into their new Word suite that we have not included into the first edition of our Tilde skills books but will be added to the second edition. These updates include: Insert online pictures and video Read mode Resume reading Live layout and alignment guides Open and […]

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