5 of the Best Google Earth Mods and Hacks

5 of the Best Google Earth Mods and Hacks

Google Earth is free and extensible. You can apply mods to make Google Earth more entertaining. Here are some of the best Google Earth mods you should try.

By Ryan Lynch -
Simple Tips You Can Use to Better Organize Files in Dropbox

Simple Tips You Can Use to Better Organize Files in Dropbox

Dropbox is a fantastic cloud storage tool, but it can get very disorganized if you are not very careful. Here we provide some tips to better organize files and folders in Dropbox and turn it into an organized resource.

By Phil South -
How to Speed Up LibreOffice with 4 Simple Steps

How to Speed Up LibreOffice with 4 Simple Steps

LibreOffice may have seen huge improvements in recent releases, but its initial startup experience still leaves a lot to be desired. Here are some practical steps to speed up LibreOffice.

By Ayo Isaiah -
How to Speed Up Microsoft Outlook

How to Speed Up Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Outlook is a very popular software for Windows but can also be very slow. If you’re looking to speed it up, here are some tips.

By Karrar Haider -
Making Multi-Track Music with Audacity

Making Multi-Track Music with Audacity

In this article we will talk about how to use Audacity as a multitrack studio and making finished tracks using all the little tricks which make it easy.

By Phil South -
Two Free Alternatives to Microsoft Word

Two Free Alternatives to Microsoft Word

Tired of Microsoft Word or looking for a lighter, more feature-rich word processing program? Here are two alternatives to Microsoft Word worth checking out.

By Paul Ferson -
Fifty Great Microsoft Word 2013 Shortcuts

Fifty Great Microsoft Word 2013 Shortcuts

Prefer to use keyboard shortcuts for Microsoft Word over the mouse? You’re in luck! Here are fifty of the best MS Word 2013 shortcuts to boost productivity.

By Lori Cline -
How to Send a Mail Merge in Mozilla Thunderbird

How to Send a Mail Merge in Mozilla Thunderbird

Want to send mass email messages in Mozilla Thunderbird but don’t want it to look like spam? Here’s how to set up Mail Merge so you won’t have that issue.

By Maria Krisette Capati -
How to Add a Book Cover to Ebooks in Calibre

How to Add a Book Cover to Ebooks in Calibre

If you’re an avid reader and would like to update your e-books with beautiful book covers, here’s a step-by-step guide to add book cover in Calibre.

By Maria Krisette Capati -
Using the New Microsoft Office App in Chrome

Using the New Microsoft Office App in Chrome

Following up to its revamp of the office web apps, Microsoft released a Chrome extension that allows you to use Office in Chrome browser. Let’s check it out.

By Alan Buckingham -
Make Use of “+” Aliasing in Outlook.com

Make Use of “+” Aliasing in Outlook.com

In Gmail, you can append a “+” to the username and you will be able to create an email alias quickly and easily. The good news is that Outlook.com has also allowed the use of “+” in your email address. Check it out!

By Damien -
How to Clear Spotify Cache

How to Clear Spotify Cache

If you are running low on hard disk space, you can clear Spotify cache to free up some space. Here is how you can do so in Windows, Mac and Linux.

By Damien -
How to Send Encrypted Emails in Thunderbird

How to Send Encrypted Emails in Thunderbird

To protect your privacy and prevent others from viewing your emails, it is best to encrypt them so only the intended recipients can view them. Here is how you can send encrypted emails in Thunderbird.

By Damien -
Batch Replace Words in Microsoft Word and Excel

Batch Replace Words in Microsoft Word and Excel

It happens to all of us – we type a document up in Microsoft Word or Excel only to find that a word used multiple times was inaccurate or just plain wrong. It’s a “Ctrl-F” moment, but if there are many instances of said misspeak then you could be in for a tedious and time-consuming chore. There is a better way to replace words in Word and Excel.

By Alan Buckingham -
How to Add Tabs to Microsoft Office

How to Add Tabs to Microsoft Office

Microsoft rolled out its Office 2013 product, bringing numerous updates and new features, but they forgot to include a basic, yet useful function: tabs. For those who want to add tabs to Microsoft Office, Office Tabs is one great solution that you should try out.

By Alan Buckingham -
Adding Dropbox and Google Drive to Microsoft Office 2013

Adding Dropbox and Google Drive to Microsoft Office 2013

By default, Office gives you the option to store your data on SkyDrive. But what if you have an account on Dropbox that you use a lot? This article will explain how to add the third-party cloud storage services Dropbox and Google Drive to Office.

By Miguel Leiva-Gomez -
Making Good Use of “Paste Special” in Office Suite

Making Good Use of “Paste Special” in Office Suite

Have you ever tried copying and pasting some information from a webpage or email to a word document only to have the pasted content not appear in the same style as the rest of the document? The reason this occurs is that the original html formatting in the copied content is retained in the process. Thankfully, there is a way to paste content without retaining the original formatting; this feature is called “Paste Special.”

By JJ -
WPS Office: A Microsoft Office Clone For Linux

WPS Office: A Microsoft Office Clone For Linux

Do you love the Ribbon UI in Microsoft Office so much that you will try all means necessary to install MS Office in your Linux machine? If this is the case, WPS Office is the one for you.

By Damien -
How to Create A PDF With Fillable Forms in LibreOffice

How to Create A PDF With Fillable Forms in LibreOffice

You may also have seen PDF files that come with form that you can fill in. In case you are wondering how you can create a PDF file with fillable form, here is one easy way you can do so, and it is free of charge.

By Damien -
5 Tips to Improve Netflix Playback On Your PC

5 Tips to Improve Netflix Playback On Your PC

Netflix is one of the most popular streaming services around. Depending on how you watch Netflix on your PC, you may have performance issues. This guide will give you some tips on how to optimize Netflix playback on your PC.

By Melissa Popp -
3 Ways to Protect Your Document in Microsoft Word 2013

3 Ways to Protect Your Document in Microsoft Word 2013

While creating your Word document, some of you might want to secure it and prevent others from viewing or making changes to it. There are some security features in Microsoft Word 2013 that allow you to protect and secure your documents. Let’s check it out.

By Usman Khurshid -
Everything You Need To Know About Word 2013 Read Mode

Everything You Need To Know About Word 2013 Read Mode

Microsoft Word 2013 comes with a completely new layout called the Read Mode that is especially targeted towards the modern digital world of tablets. In this article, we will go deep into the Read Mode and show you the various ways you can configure it.

By Usman Khurshid -
How To Disable Start Screen In Microsoft Office 2013

How To Disable Start Screen In Microsoft Office 2013

Start Screen is a new feature introduced in Microsoft Office 2013. Like Windows 8, many people are used to the old layout and prefer to disable the Start Screen by default. Here are several ways to disable the start screen in Microsoft Office 2013.

By Usman Khurshid -
How To Get Outlook.com To Manage Your Domain Email

How To Get Outlook.com To Manage Your Domain Email

Google is no longer providing free Google Apps plans. If you are looking for alternative apps to host your domain’s email, Outlook.com is the one to go for. Read on to find out how to use Outlook.com to host your email for your domain.

By Sharninder -
Online Microsoft Word Alternatives With Collaborative Capabilities

Online Microsoft Word Alternatives With Collaborative Capabilities

Microsoft Office is the most popular productivity suite in the world and it comes with plenty of features that you won’t ever need it. If you can live without the bells and whistles, you will be able to find a lot of similar alternatives which will make your work done and will do exactly what you require.

By Usman Khurshid -
CloudOn: Use Microsoft Office On Android Tablets

CloudOn: Use Microsoft Office On Android Tablets

For the rival relationship between Google and Microsoft, you won’t expect Microsoft to release a native Office app for Android anytime soon. If you really need to access Ms Office on your Android tablet, you can make use of CloudOn as the middleman to make the two play nice.

By Trevor Dobrygoski -