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Tips and Tricks

I'll start this off and everyone can add their little tips for our session. I decided to focus on Word since we use it a lot for documentation and notes. I have three tips for you:
  1. Customizing the Quick Toolbar - It took some time to get used to the interface in 2007. I was looking for things in 2003 and was frustrated that I couldn't find it. I had a couple of people ask me where the print button was so I thought this may be useful for those who want quick access to it. I found a tutorial on YouTube to customize your Quick Access Toolbar: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5blN6yYK_A4
  2. Show/Hide - I love the Show/Hide button especially when I get a document from someone else and I'm not quite sure how they formatted it. It'll let me know that they put 27 tabs in between words or 14 paragraph breaks :) : http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word/HA101022501033.aspx
  3. Push Pin - The Recent Documents feature for all Microsoft programs help you get access to those documents that you were working on. You can customize how many you want to see, remove those you don't want to see and "keep" those you always work with by using the push pin: Coffee Break Computer Lesson
Hope you find some of these useful.

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