Microsoft Mechanics shares this working from home tip: how to change default Outlook meeting length in the desktop app to give others – and yourself – a little time between meetings.
By default, meetings in Outlook are set to 30 minutes, but did you know you can set them to end earlier – as a default when creating future meetings? You can; and we’ll show you how to end meetings 5 or more minutes early for everything you schedule in the future.
Most of us take notes in some way or another – on a piece of paper, in a notebook, or with some app. But are your notes always readily available when you need them? And more importantly, can you easily find a specific note you’re looking for?
I tried a lot of note-taking systems in the past and I can’t tell you how many great ideas were lost over the years because I just couldn’t find the piece of paper anymore, I scribbled some notes on. It wasn’t until I found a way to use Microsoft OneNote effectively that it changed for the better. Many people don’t know that OneNote is much more than just a digital notebook.
In this OneNote tutorial (in 2020), I explore how you can take full advantage of OneNote, and share my 5 personal OneNote tips and tricks on how you can become more organized.
01:46 Use Hierarchies to Get Organized
04:37 Use Tags to Find What You Need
07:04 Capture Ideas Anywhere With Sticky Notes
08:23 Extract Text From Images
09:35 Focus With Immersive Reader
11:04 Additional features in OneNote you may find helpful (Ink to Shape, Ink to Text, Ink to Math)
Ideas in Excel will provide you with immediate insights about your data. It will help you to quickly create summary reports and high-level visualizations. You can even directly ask it questions about your data using “normal” conversational language. Ideas, is the new artificial intelligence feature built into Excel. It does a really good job in analyzing your data and giving you a summary.
Leila Gharani shows you how you can create MULTIPLE dependent data validation lists in Excel on the SAME sheet. In this video I’ll show you a solution that requires ONE single formula. This formula also excludes blank cells on the bottom of the data validation list.
It’s safe to say this Excel formula syntax has NEVER been seen before. My team and I, did an extensive search on this mysterious Excel formula syntax, but found no information about it. It’s a super short formula in Excel to count cells with text and ignore blank cells, numbers and also formula cells that result in blank cells or empty strings.
You probably know the quickest way to select a column of data in Excel is with the shortcut CTRL + Shift + ⯆. But what do you do if that column includes blank cells and you’d like to highlight the entire column of data? CTRL + Shift + down arrow key will stop the moment it comes across a blank cell.