How to Check for Updates in Firefox

The Firefox browser from Mozilla is one of the most popular Web browsers that you can use on your computer or smartphone. It’s well-liked for its speed, extensions, and general user-friendliness. Like many of the applications that you use on your computer, Firefox needs to be updated periodically. Whether this is to fix bugs, add […]

How to Create a Filter in Google Sheets

Working with spreadsheets that contain a lot of data can be cumbersome, especially when you only need to display some of the information for certain scenarios. You may have previously considered hiding or deleting some rows or columns to simplify the view, but that can be tedious. One other way to customize the data displayed […]

How to Change the Paper Size in Word Online

When you create a document in Word Online, the size of the paper that is used by default is likely to be either letter or A4. These are the most common paper sizes for many users, but not every document that is created in Microsoft Word Online will need to use that size. Fortunately you […]

How to Show the Full Ribbon in Word Online

When the navigation in Microsoft Word changed from a menu to a ribbon in Word 2007, there were many users that were upset with the switch. But the ribbon has persisted to this day, and is the primary way to perform most tasks in the application. If you have started using Word Online and noticed […]

How to Remove the Google Hangouts Extension in Google Chrome

Google Hangouts is a helpful communication tool that is made quite easy to use from the Google Chrome Web browser. You can use Hangouts by installing an extension in Chrome, which will also add a Hangouts icon in your system tray, allowing you to be accessible through Hangouts even when Chrome isn’t open. But if […]

How to Change Page Orientation in Excel Online

The online version of Microsoft Excel looks similar to the desktop version, and lets you perform many of the same tasks that you would do there as well. But one conspicuously absent element is the Page Layout tab, where you care able to choose things like the page size, scale, and the orientation. Fortunately you […]

How to Download a Copy of Your File to Your Computer in Excel Online

Online productivity apps, like those offered by Microsoft Online and Google Drive, are a great alternative to the physical copies of these programs that you might have purchased in the past and installed on your computer. These online options are typically free, and offer a place where you can save your files to the cloud […]

How to Remove an Extension from the Google Chrome Desktop Browser

Extensions for the Google Chrome Web browser offer additional functionality that can make it easier for you to perform certain tasks. Many popular websites and services have extensions, and there is much to be gained from installing useful ones. But sometimes an extension won’t do what you were expecting it to do, or you’ve been […]

How to Apply a Default Layout to a Slide in Google Slides

While there are a lot of different ways that you can use presentation software like Google Slides, much of the data that you are trying to present will fall into one of a number of categories. This commonality means that many slides will wind up looking similar to slides that other people also typically use. […]

How to Make a Picture Fly in on Google Sheets

Adding movement to some of the elements in a Google Slides presentation is a good way to spice up your information. It’s fairly common for slideshow presentations to be a little boring in nature, and the addition of a movement effect, such as animation, can help to keep your audience’s attention a little more easily. […]