Ever seen someone spike a piece of paper—a paid invoice or a fulfilled meal order? In many settings, workers will literally impale a piece of paper onto a metal spike once they’ve finished with it, putting it in a safe place so they can refer to it later. Well, you can do the same thing […]
Want to set headers and footers differently for cover page and subsequent pages in a template? Create a ghost page with a few simple steps.
If you’re editing a large document that also includes a number of images, you may find that scrolling is quite slow. This happens because Word has to load each image as you scroll, which can make your productivity drag. Fortunately, if you display picture placeholders rather than your actual images, you won’t have to worry […]
Don’t re-create the wheel: Utilize a PowerPoint slide in a Word document (Word 2000/2002/2003/2004/2007) When using multiple Microsoft Office programs, you can easily share information between them. For instance, there’s no reason to re-create the information on a Microsoft PowerPoint slide if you want to use it in an existing Word document to illustrate your […]
Instantly deactivate all hyperlinks or fields in a document (Word 2000/2002/2003/2004/2007) Sometimes, you may want to deactivate hyperlinks so they act like regular document text. In fact, you may have wanted to do the same with field codes, too. Instead of digging around in dialog boxes and shortcut menus to solve the problem, Word offers […]