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How to Use Mentions in PowerPoint to Get Advice and Feedback

Start Writing Comments and Mention People Involved

Ever wish you could easily and quickly get the attention of a certain team member or manager for feedback on your project? Usually, it goes like this. You finish your document, then email or share it with your team members or submit it to your client. Then you wait for their feedback. If you need …

How to Go Hands Free and Dictate Text in MS Word

Microsoft Office Dictation Feature for Word

Microsoft Office keeps coming up with tools and features that help boost productivity for its users. In fact, Office has a dictation upgrade called Office Dictate. This is available in Word, PowerPoint, OneNote, and Outlook. This is available in Office 365 versions, as well as in Office 2016 and Office 2019, as well as in …

How to Make a Table of Equations in Word

Insert Caption for Equations

If you’re writing a research paper or a thesis, or any technical paper, your document may have several equations that you need to organize. After all, when it comes to this kind of writing, you must be organized, and this also means including references and, in the case of online formats, clickable links. Therefore, it’s …

How to Add References for Numbered Lists in Word

Set up Cross Reference Feature

Microsoft Word has rolled out many different features to address the changing needs of its users over the years. From students to professors to technical writers and across all industries, Word has been widely used for many word-processing applications. Now, with a cross-referencing feature that allows you to link numbered lists in Word, you can …

How to Insert Symbols in Word using Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts for Symbols in Word

Microsoft Word is one of the most widely used word processing tools in use for the past decade. It works well with how our computers and accessories are designed, especially our keyboard. However, when it comes to typing different kinds of symbols, things become a little bit tricky. While Word has all the capability and …

How to Enable Auto Correct for Math in Word

Math Symbols

Typing words in Microsoft Word is a no-brainer. After all, it’s a word-processing tool that’s been around for a long time. However, when it comes to writing mathematical and scientific formula, that’s when things take a different turn. While Word already has a wide range of symbols, almost every scientific and mathematical ones, in its …

How to Remove Protected View for Office Files

Downloaded Files Open in Protected View

If you’re always on the internet, as most people are, then you know better than to download files without scanning for viruses. Files that you get from the Internet, especially from unverified sources can be harmful and dangerous. Aside from EXE files, documents can also be dangerous. This is why apps themselves will warn you …

Read My Document Add-in Reads Out Office Documents

Select Text to be Read

Working in Microsoft Word has always been a breeze. It’s one of the world’s most widely used word processing program and almost everyone already knows how to use it. And with the many add-ins available through the Microsoft AppSource today, you can make the most out of Word. There are many add-ins that extend the …

How to Check Definitions & Translate Text in PowerPoint, Word & Excel

Collins Dictionary for PowerPoint

There’s always room for more functionality for Office applications, especially in the ever-evolving technology and business fields. Today, for example, how we work and study is different from just a few years ago. And this is why you may find many Office add-ins very useful, such as to check definitions and translate text in PowerPoint, …