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TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 514

“I feel that luck is preparaton meeting opportunity.”

Oprah Winfrey

Scam Alert: Deposit Business Email Compromise (BEC)

Here’s a new scam that’s going around, or an old one that’s come back around. This scam attempts to trick you into changing an employee’s payroll direct deposit account! Click this link to watch a video and learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Bring The Microsoft Experience To Your Android Phone

Open the Google Play Store app on your Android phone, type Microsoft Launcher in the search box, and then install it. Once Microsoft Launcher is installed, you can get beautiful Bing wallpapers that refresh daily, sync your Office docs and calendar, and more.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Top Keyboard Shortcuts

Alt+Tab switches between open programs. If you have your browser window open and other programs running in the background, press and hold Alt, then press the Tab key to cycle through each open program. Use Command + Tab to get the same result on a Mac.

Jason’s Tech Corner

Microsoft is now popping up this warning when Internet Explorer is being used:After June 15, any attempt to use Internet Explorer will redirect to Microsoft Edge instead, and bring up this pop-up:

If you still have a couple of providers whose websites still require the use of Internet Explorer. You may want to reach out to them to get advice on how to access their sites once this takes effect, because we will be unable to block this change from occurring.

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Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 513

“The first one gets the oyster. The second one gets the shell.”

Andrew Carnegie

How To Create A Simple Microsoft Form

Creating a simple form or quiz in Microsoft Forms is easy. Click this link to watch a video and learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Add Emoji From Your Keyboard

Express yourself however and wherever you want. Press the Windows logo key  + period (.) to open an emoji panel. Use kaomojis to create faces with text, and symbols—like punctuation and currency—to make a statement.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Top Keyboard Shortcuts

Ctrl+F opens the Find field, which allows you to search the text currently displayed. Ctrl+G may be used to repeat a search.

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Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 512

“Forget past mistakes. Forget failures. Forget everything except what you’re going to do now and do it.”

William Durant

Use Filters in Outlook to Show Only Unread Emails

Some outlook users want to see only the flagged or unread messages in their Outlook mail list in order to easily deal with them on time. In this video you will learn how to view only unread or flagged emails in Outlook. Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Go To Notification Settings From The Taskbar

To choose where notifications show up and how to sort them, select Notifications  > Manage notifications on the taskbar.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Top Keyboard Shortcuts

Ctrl + Z will undo any action. Ctrl + Y will go back to that action. Use the Command key instead of Ctrl if you are using a Mac.

Want access to more helpful tips? Check out tcchelpdesk.com

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 511

“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

Will Rodgers

How To Setup A Meeting In Microsoft Teams?

Microsoft Teams lets you create a schedule and host secure meetings with a few of your clients or hundreds of employees. Quickly invite only the relevant people or gather the entire group into public or private sessions. Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Create Events Quickly

Add an event or reminder to your calendar right from the taskbar. On the taskbar, select the date and time, then enter your details in the text box that says Add an event or reminder.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Top Keyboard Shortcuts

Both the Ctrl+V and Shift+Insert will paste the text or object that’s stored in the clipboard.

Use the Command key instead of Ctrl if you are using a Mac.

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Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 510

“I don’t know the word “quit.” Either I never did or I have abolished it.”

Susan Butcher

How To Schedule An Email In Outlook?

The perfect time to send an email is when a recipient is just about to check their inbox. However, you may not always be online when your recipients usually check their emails. That’s why most people schedule their emails in advance to go at a specified time to ensure that it is opened and gets a response. In this video, I’ll show you how to schedule an email in Outlook. Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Make Your Text Cursor Easier To Find

The text cursor indicator adds a splash of color to your text cursor, making it easier to find in a sea of text. To turn it on and change its size and color, go to  Start   > Settings   > Ease of Access   > Text cursor.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Top Keyboard Shortcuts

Both Ctrl + C and Ctrl + Insert copy highlighted text. If you want to cut instead of copy, use Ctrl + X.

Use the Command key instead of Ctrl if you are using a Mac.

Want access to more helpful tips? Check out tcchelpdesk.com

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 509

“There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them.”

Seth Godin

What Is Microsoft SharePoint?

Microsoft SharePoint is one of the world’s most popular business collaboration tools. In this video, I share what it is, how to use it, and why you should consider using it for your business! Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Go Passwordless With Microsoft Accounts On Your Device

Keep your device even more secure by removing passwords when signing in to Windows with Microsoft accounts on your device. Go to Start  > Settings  > Accounts  > Sign-in options , and then turn on Require Windows Hello sign-in for Microsoft accounts.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Top Keyboard Shortcuts

Using keyboard shortcuts greatly increases your productivity. One great shortcut used most often is the Ctrl + C shortcut. This shortcut will copy text that you highlight. The shortcut is faster than moving your hands from the keyboard to the mouse, highlighting the text, right-clicking, selecting copy, and returning back to the keyboard.

It is usually followed by Ctrl + V or Shift + Insert to paste the text where you want it to go.

Want access to more helpful tips? Check out tcchelpdesk.com

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 508

“Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.”

Richard Branson

IT Security Tip:
How To Add Superscript And
Subscript In PowerPoint – The Easy Way!

This video will show you how to quickly create superscripts and subscripts in PowerPoint. Note that this process is the same in Word. Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Quickly Jump Between Open Webpages With Alt + Tab

Select the Alt key and tap Tab to toggle through all the apps and items you have open, including website tabs in Microsoft Edge.

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Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Multiple File Selection

When selecting files, highlight the first file then hold down your Shift and highlight the last file. This highlights all files between. To select individual files, click a file, hold down your Ctrl, and click other files you want to select.

Want access to more helpful tips? Check out tcchelpdesk.com

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 507

“There is a powerful driving force inside every human being that, once unleashed, can make any vision, dream, or desire a reality.”

Anthony Robbins

IT Security Tip:
Use a Password to Keep Your
Excel Spreadsheet Safe and Private

We all have sensitive data that we don’t want others to see. One of the best ways to keep your information private is through a password. Watch this video and learn how you can use passwords in Excel to protect your spreadsheets! Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Keep Tabs On Your Website Tabs

When you’re on a frequently-used website and have a lot of tabs open, pin that site to your taskbar. Then, just hover over the pin to see a preview of all the open tabs.

To pin website to the taskbar, in Microsoft Edge, go to Settings and more > More tools > Pin to taskbar.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Add Shortcuts To The Desktop With Drag And Drop

Create shortcuts by selecting icon you wish to shortcut, click-and-hold the right mouse button, and drag that file to the desktop (or any folder you would like the shortcut in). When you release the mouse button, you have an option to create a shortcut here.

Want access to more helpful tips? Check out tcchelpdesk.com

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 505

“Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember – the only taste of success some people get is to take a bit out of you.”

Zig Ziglar

IT Security Tip:
Use a Password to Keep Your
Excel Spreadsheet Safe and Private

We all have sensitive data that we don’t want others to see. One of the best ways to keep your information private is through a password. Watch this video and learn how you can use passwords in Excel to protect your spreadsheets! Click this link to learn more!

This Tuesday Tidbits series is one great way to keep your employees informed, but you STILL need a good AUP in place and training. If you’d like our help in creating one for your company, based on best practices, call us at (608) 755-1524. You’ll be glad you did.

Contact us if you have any computer-related needs by visiting computer-center.com.

Microsoft Tips for Windows

Stay up to date while staying in your flow

To quickly check in on the latest headlines, weather, sports, and more, open News and interests on the taskbar. Get caught up with a glance, then get back to what you were doing.

TCC Tuesday Tidbits Issue 457

Keyboard Keys

Shortcut of the Week

Quickly Maximize A Window

Quickly maximize a window by double-clicking the top title bar of the window, or by pressing the Windows key + Up arrow.

Want access to more helpful tips? Check out tcchelpdesk.com

Have an unfortunate co-worker that’s not getting a copy of the TCC Tuesday Tidbits? Forward them your copy. Or, better yet, have them sign up at https://computer-center.com/tuesdaytidbits/

Submit your TCC Tuesday Tidbit requests and ideas to me by calling (608) 755-1524.

Sincerely,

James Pearson, President
The Computer Center
39 S. Main St. – Upper
Janesville, WI 53545
(608) 755-1524