Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Excel Cheat Sheet – Free Download

Using the experience gained in teaching Microsoft Excel in Dublin and Galway our certified instructors have put together this excellent quick reference card which spells out the mots useful keyboard short-cuts to employ while using Excel. The Excel keyboard short-cuts are conveniently lined up in one A4 page so you can simply  print it out on… Read More »

Run programs as different users

Our colleagues at New Horizons London have made another handy tips tutorial video. Instructor Mark shows how to run programs as different users. This is useful if you are an administrator or managing other PC’s. Even parents who are administrating their children’s PC’s can use this to renew an IP Address or Connect to different services.

Display a cheat sheet for your function right in the formula bar – Excel

(Office 2000/2002/2003/2004/2007) You’ve probably seen the ToolTip that appears when you begin to type a formula. Once you enter the opening parenthesis, the arguments for that function appear below the Formula bar or active cell. But, many power users find these ToolTips more annoying than helpful, especially for functions they know by heart. You can… Read More »

Generating Website Thumbnails in PHP

In recent web browser development  one of the new features is the generation of site thumbnail images displayed in a gallery. In Opera, it has a feature called Speed Dial Thumbnail, in Google Chrome, it has a page that displays thumbnail for Most Visited, Recent Bookmarks and Recently closed tabs, while in Internet Explorer 7, they… Read More »