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 Faculty, Staff, and Students are eligible for a free download of the current version of Microsoft Office 365 for…

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)….