Help Desk Geek – Page 135 – Help Desk Tips for IT Pros

Two Easy Fixes for Windows Update Error Code 0x80072efe

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Windows Update Error Code occurs when your computer is having trouble connecting to Microsoft’s Windows Update server. The error usually occurs before you are actually able to download and install […]

Fix Windows 7 Update Error Code 0x80070422

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Among the error codes users encounter in Windows 7, code 0x80070422 is fairly common. This error can occur when the startup service for Windows Update is set to anything except […]

Change the Layout of a PowerPoint Slide with Just a Few Clicks

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In educational and business settings, PowerPoint reigns supreme as the number one electronic slide presentation application. In fact, the application from Microsoft’s Office suite is used so frequently by instructors, […]

Group Rows and Columns in an Excel Worksheet

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Excel is one of the applications in the Office suite that is equally useful in the workplace and in a home or home office. Excel is capable of storing great […]

Quickly Spell Out Numbers in Word and Excel

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If you use a lot of numbers in Word documents and want to be able to quickly spell them out, there is an add-in for Word that allows you to […]

How to Create PDF Documents in Microsoft Office

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Do you need to distribute your Microsoft Office files as PDF documents often? Depending on which version of Office you have, there are different ways to save your document as […]

Update Apple’s Safari Browser in Windows

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Every web browser provides a different way of checking for updates, most of them fairly easy and found within the browser itself. Firefox allows you to easily check for updates […]

Fix the Maximum Amount of Memory Usable by Windows 7 64-bit

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Your computer’s hardware and Windows 7 limit the amount of memory that your computer can use. In the case of 32-bit operating systems, that limit is 4GB of RAM. 64-bit […]

View, Backup, and Delete Saved Passwords in Internet Explorer

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Most web browsers allow you to store passwords for easier and faster logging in to websites. We found a free tool, called IE PassView, that makes it easy to view, […]

Enable Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) in Windows 7

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By default, a standard installation of Windows 7 does not turn on Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS). In order to use this feature, you must turn it on using Programs […]