How to Reset or Unfreeze an iPad

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Previously, I wrote up a popular post on how to reset or unfreeze a frozen iPod, which happens a lot! It’s clocking in over 500 comments so far! Now with […]

Use Excel to Figure Out an Effective Interest Rate from a Nominal Interest Rate

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Among Excel’s more popular formulas, the EFFECT formula is often used by financial professionals to figure out an effective interest rate from a nominal interest rate. Also called annual percentage […]

AutoFit Column Widths and Row Heights in Excel

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Excel’s grid-like appearance can seem static at times without the possibility of creating customized interfaces to match the needs of the data stored in a worksheet. Although this is true […]

How to Connect a Projector to a Windows PC

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Since Windows 7, one feature that’s been greatly enhanced in Windows is the ability to instantly connect a projector using different options depending on your needs. Using a simple keyboard […]

Add Headers and Footers to a PowerPoint Presentation

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Although PowerPoint presentations are usually displayed on a screen, they are just like other documents in the Microsoft Office suite such as Word, Excel, and Publisher. Just like those other […]

Add a Cover Page to a Word Document

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As any good writer will tell you, the presentation of your work is as important as the content. Consequently, if you want people to perceive your work as professional, you […]

Adjust Gamma, Brightness, and Contrast on a LCD Monitor

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ATI and NVIDIA are locked in a war for top place in the graphics card  market. AMD’s relatively recent acquisition of ATI has given the company a slight edge over […]

Add a Linear Regression Trendline to an Excel Scatter Plot

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Although Excel is capable of calculating a number of descriptive and inferential statistics for you, it is often better to show a visual representation of data when presenting information to […]

How to Add Action Buttons to a PowerPoint Presentation

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Found in a strange place in the application, you can add action buttons to a PowerPoint slide to make your presentation more interactive and easier to use for the viewer. […]

Dealing with Too Many Fonts in Windows?

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Unknown to some Windows users, it’s the operating system that stores and manages fonts on a computer, not the individual applications that make use of them. Still, with each application […]