Google Docs vs Microsoft Word – What are the Differences?

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Ever wondered what the differences were between Google Docs and Microsoft Word? Whilst both word processors may look similar on the surface, they are actually different in many ways. In this article, I want to point out the major differences to help you decide which option is best for you. Functionality – Microsoft Word Wins […]

Best New Features in Microsoft Office 2019

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Microsoft Office 2019 was announced and released on September 24, 2018 and it’s now available for Mac and Windows 10 users to purchase in all regions. Microsoft Office 2019 brings a number of small tweaks and additions so we thought we’d highlight all of the most exciting changes in this article. What is Microsoft Office […]

How to Sync Your Mouse Between Two Computers

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In this article, we will explain how to sync your mouse between two computers with three different techniques. Hopefully, one of the methods will be suitable for your needs. Before we begin, let’s take a look at why syncing your peripherals to two computers at once can be useful for work, productivity or even just […]

Restore Lost Files in Windows with Shadow Explorer

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These days it’s pretty hard to lose data with ubiquitous cloud storage and extra-reliable storage media. However, sometimes things do go very, very wrong. Perhaps it’s a ransomware attack or an purposeful deletion by an angry relative. Regardless of why your files are now gone, there’s a clever feature in Windows (since Vista) that might […]

Delete Personal Activity Information Collected By Google

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Google as a company has a hand in pretty much every corner of the Internet. While their search engine is what they are best known for, they also have services like YouTube, Gmail, Google Drive, Google Assistant, and Google Plus. Google provides a valuable service, but the primary way that they monetize is through advertising […]

15 Windows 10 Run Commands Everyone Should Learn

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The Windows 10 Run box is a gold mine of secret commands that many people don’t take full advantage of. Whilst the Run box is usually a quick method to open up programs, it can be a way to find quick access to Windows features and access unique commands. Here is an overview of some […]

When to Use Index-Match Instead of VLOOKUP in Excel

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For those of you who are well-versed in Excel, you are most likely very familiar with the VLOOKUP function. The VLOOKUP function is used to find a value in a different cell based on some matching text within the same row. If you are still new to VLOOKUP function, you can check out my previous […]

The Complete Beginner’s Guide To IFTTT

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Now, more than ever before, technology is cropping up left and right that promises to make our lives more convenient. From the widely recognizable Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, to more niche offerings like smart sprinklers and garage door openers, it’s becoming easier and easier to build a home that anticipates your whims. There are […]

Best Free Online Markdown Editors

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Looking for the best free online Markdown editors available on the web? We’ve got you covered. In this article, we’ve hand picked the best options currently available. We have focused on three main areas – ease of use, functionality, and the ability to save your edited files for later use. And, of course, all Markdown […]

Use Focus Assist to Control Notifications in Windows 10

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One of the most important things a person needs in order to do high-level creative work is a lack of interruption. Whether you are creating a masterpiece in PhotoShop, studying for a test or coding the latest app, you need focus. Buried under all the other unsung features of Windows 10, Microsoft has actually included […]