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How to Calculate the Age of a Person in Excel

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If you’re working with a lot of employee data and need to create an maintain a database with the employee’s ages, automatically updated every year, you can make use the the functions in Excel to do it. For this purpose all you need is the year of their birth or their date of birth. In […]

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  • Updated October 17, 2016

How to Delete Blank Rows in Excel 2016

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Sometimes, when you copy and paste a ton of content onto your Excel worksheet, you end up with a lot of blank rows or columns. You can delete them by right-clicking the rows or columns and choosing the Delete option but that can become very trying if you have too many rows. Plus, there’s always […]

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  • October 13, 2016

New Productivity Features in Dropbox Version 18.2

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The Dropbox app for iOS devices has been updated with a slew of handy new productivity features that you definitely must know about if you are using the app. Here are the new productivity features in Dropbox version 18.2. New Productivity Features in Dropbox Version 18.2 iMessage App for iOS 10 The biggest and most […]

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  • October 13, 2016

How to Remove Microsoft XPS Document Writer in Windows 10

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Windows 10 and some earlier versions of the operating system comes with a Microsoft XPS Document Writer Printer option for printing your documents. I’ve never used that option for as long as it existed and by the looks of it, I never will. Its just an extra listing on the menu that bugs the hell […]

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  • October 12, 2016

How to Show App Badges in Windows 10 or Hide Them

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This quick Windows 10 tutorial shows you how to show app badges in Windows 10 so that you can see any new activity that’s happened on the app or how to hide them should you decide you no longer find them useful. The Taskbar icons in Windows 10 can now do more than just look […]

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  • October 12, 2016

How to Back Up Calls and Text Messages to Dropbox

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Making a back up of your SMS and text messages may not sound like a big deal, but the fact is there are times when a crucial piece of information is contained in an old message and you beat yourself that you did not store it somewhere safe or take a copy of it. If […]

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  • October 11, 2016

How to Delete Handwritten Messages in iOS 10

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In a previous iOS tutorial I showed you how to send handwritten messages from the Messages app. Over time, all your handwritten messages get added to the Recent list of messages making it easier for you to send the same message again, should you need to use it. However, there may be some terms that […]

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  • October 10, 2016

How to Get the Name of a Day from a Date in Excel

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Got a series of dates in Excel and want to know how to get the name of a days they fall on? Here’s a quick Excel guide to help you with that using a simple formula with some variations. Here’s how to get the name of a day from a date. How to Get the […]

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  • October 10, 2016

How to Calculate the Number of Work Days Between Two Dates in Excel

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If you use Excel to calculate payment schedules in Excel, one of the most important calculations you do will involve computation of dats between dates. For this purpose you may want to exclude weekends, holidays and other specific days. Thankfully there’s a really useful function in Excel that lets you do the math in a […]

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  • Updated October 5, 2016

How to Mark a Direct Message on Twitter as Spam

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If you have a Twitter account chances are you’re going to start receiving direct messages from followers on a regular basis. And there’s a pretty good chance that many of those messages turn out to be spam. If you’re sick and tired of Twitter spam, here’s how to mark a direct message on Twitter as […]

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  • Updated October 4, 2016