Archives for "Microsoft Office"

Wednesday

July 15, 2020 1:00 pm

How do I obtain a copy of Microsoft Office that I can install on my personal computer?

Bates provides access to many software titles in support of teaching, learning, research, and the administration of the college. While our…

Monday

June 8, 2020 2:21 pm

What software is available to Faculty, Staff, and Students for Free or at an Educational Discount?

Bates provides access to well over a hundred different software applications in support of teaching, learning, research, and the administration of the…

Friday

March 1, 2019 3:08 pm

Microsoft Office – PowerPoint & Aspect Ratio (IT Training Tip)

Why are there black bars on the left and right side of my Microsoft® PowerPoint slides? Why are my Microsoft® PowerPoint slides…

Friday

December 7, 2018 2:13 pm

Microsoft Office – Click and Type (IT Training Tip)

In Microsoft® Word 2016 (Windows/Mac), there is a little-known-about feature called Click and Type or sometimes also known as Click Anywhere. With the Click and Type feature, you…

Monday

September 17, 2018 9:32 am

Microsoft® Office – Tell Me Feature (IT Training Tip)

In Microsoft® Office 2016 (Windows/Mac*) there is a help feature that provides an easy and quick way to get assistance from within any…

Thursday

May 24, 2018 12:25 pm

Microsoft Office – Using the Status Bar (IT Training Tip)

When utilizing a Microsoft® Office Application (Microsoft® Word, Microsoft® Excel, and Microsoft® PowerPoint), you may have overlooked a very useful tool that can quickly…

Friday

May 4, 2018 11:41 am

Microsoft® Office – Page Background Color in Word (IT Training Tip)

If you spend a lot of time in Microsoft® Word, you may get tired or even bored with looking at…

Thursday

April 12, 2018 2:09 pm

Microsoft® Office – Using Page Breaks in Word (IT Training Tip)

Many individuals just press the Enter/Return key to add blank lines to get the text to the top of a…

Wednesday

March 14, 2018 3:43 pm

What is the preferred way to insert graphics/images into a Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation?

When using Microsoft PowerPoint, there are several ways to add a graphic/image to your Microsoft PowerPoint slide Copy & Paste…

Friday

February 16, 2018 2:11 pm

Microsoft® Office – Customize the Quick Access Toolbar (IT Training Tip)

In Microsoft® Office 2013/2016 for Windows and Microsoft® Office 2016 for Mac, there are two menu systems that you may frequently utilize while using Microsoft® Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)….