How to Switch Between Portrait and Landscape Orientation in Publisher 2013

Like other Microsoft Office products that you use, Microsoft Publisher allows you to customize many of the elements of your work. One thing you might find that you need to change is the orientation of the document, as certain projects will require different orientations. Fortunately Publisher gives you the option of selecting between portrait and […]

How to Insert Text from a Word File in Publisher 2013

Do you have the content for your Publisher file in a Word document, and you either don’t want to copy and paste it into Publisher, or you tried and became frustrated with the output? Fortunately Publisher has a tool that will let you insert a file into your Publisher document, and it is possible to […]

How to Show or Hide the Speaker Notes in Powerpoint 2013

Even if you have spent an extraordinary amount of time crafting the perfect presentation about a topic that you know inside and out, it can be difficult to give a presentation. Public speaking can be overwhelming, and large presentations often contain a high number of slides, making it difficult to memorize everything you want to […]

How to Insert a Duplicate Page in Publisher 2013

You can create a lot of different types of documents with Microsoft Publisher. Sometimes these documents will be single pages, with only one version. But other times you might be working with a multi-page document, or with something that requires similar pages with some slight modifications. Rather than spend a lot of time creating these […]

How to Reset a Slide in Powerpoint 2013

While there are several different slide formats that you can select from when you create a new slide, it’s pretty common for you to add or remove slide elements to format the slide in the way that you require. But if you tinker with that slide layout too much, you might find that you can’t […]

How to Delete a Text Box in Publisher 2013

Is there a text box in your Publisher file that is causing problems? Whether it’s an issue because there is text that you can’t remove, or because other objects keep auto-fitting around the text box, making it difficult to complete your job, an unwanted Publisher text box can be problematic. Additionally, there is no clear […]

How to Add a New Text Box in Publisher 2013

Microsoft Publisher is a little different than the rest of the Microsoft Office applications with which you may already be familiar. Publisher provides you with a blank canvas upon which you add different objects to complete your project. One of the objects you can add is a text box, which becomes necessary when you have […]

How to Add a Picture Placeholder in Publisher 2016

Pictures are a very important part of many of the types of documents for which Publisher is the best choice. Whether you’re creating a flyer for a tradeshow, a newsletter that you’re going to mail to your subscribers, or even an event invitation, there’s a good chance that you will eventually want to add a […]

How to Crop a Picture in Publisher 2013

Microsoft Publisher is a popular choice when you need to create documents like flyers or brochures that will be printed and distributed. It is often a better option than Microsoft Word, as it is much easier to position and move document objects in Publisher than it is to do so in Word. One of the […]

How to Stop Marking Emails as Read When Selecting Them in Outlook 2013

Have you noticed that Outlook often marks your emails as read, even when you haven’t actually read the email? This occurs because of a setting in Outlook 2013 where an email is marked as read when the selected message in the inbox changes. Essentially, any time a message is highlighted in your inbox, that message […]