Convert Powerpoint to Google Slides

Microsoft Powerpoint has long been a favorite application for creating and editing presentations that you might need to give for work or school. But over time more companies have entered this space, including Google. There is an application called Google Slides that you can use to create similar presentations for free, simply by having a […]

How to Change Margins in Google Docs

Many word processor applications, like Microsoft Word and Google Docs, give their users the option to change the margins in their document. Whether you are doing this to meet strict formatting requirements for your school or work, or because you have a long document that you want to turn into fewer pages, there are many […]

How to Lock Cells in Google Sheets

Occasionally when you have a cell or range of cells in a spreadsheet it contains data or a formula that can never change. As the creator of that spreadsheet you will likely remember that you shouldn’t edit anything in those cells, but spreadsheets that are sent to or shared with others are often edited in […]

How to Convert PDF to Google Doc

Your Google account gives you access to a number of helpful applications that you can use to create different types of documents. One of those applications in called Google Docs, which is Google’s alternative to the popular Microsoft Word application. When you create a document in Google Docs you can save it directly to your […]

How to Turn Off Quick Suggestions in Outlook.com

Outlook.com has a number of settings and features that are meant to help you compose emails more efficiently. One of these settings is called Quick Suggestions, and will sometimes offer information based on something that you’ve typed into one of your emails. While these can be helpful in certain situations and some people like them, […]

How to Customize the Toolbar in Outlook.com

When you are writing an email message in the Web browser version of Outlook.com, there are a number of buttons that appear in the toolbar at the bottom of the window. Some of the default options that appear there include ways to add pictures, attachments, and emojis. But if you would like to add additional […]

How to Block Attachments, Pictures and Links from Unknown Senders in Outlook.com

Some of the most dangerous spam email that you receive will contain attachments and links. These types of emails are typically meant to either steal your personal information or download a virus on your computer, so it’s important to be vigilant when choosing what to do with emails that you receive which could be harmful. […]

How to Add a Reading Pane in Gmail

Many email applications, like Outlook, offer you the ability to view your email in the same window as your inbox. This is typically called a reading pane, and it can provide an efficient way to quickly read the messages in your inbox. If you are a Gmail user that has liked this option in other […]

Outlook.com – How to Enable Dark Mode

Computer screens can be very bright, especially when you are looking at them in a dark room or at night. The blinding white screen that is common among many email service providers can make it difficult to look at the screen for an extended period of time. If this is a problem that you’ve been […]

Outlook.com – How to Remove a Device That’s Syncing

When you added your Outlook.com email account to your phone to receive emails, you configured a mobile sync that lets the phone download your emails. This isn’t just something visible on your phone; you can also see the synced devices if you sign into your Outlook.com email account from a Web browser like Chrome, Firefox, […]