Microsoft Word Fields Quick Parts

Microsoft Word Fields

What are Microsoft Word Fields? Microsoft Word Fields are used as placeholders for data that might change in a document and for creating form letters and labels in mail-merge documents. Microsoft Word inserts relevant fields automatically at certain times.  For example, when a table of contents is created by using the References -> Tables of[…]

Excel 2016

Spreadsheets or Databases?

When should I use Excel Spreadsheets and Access Databases for my different types of data? Microsoft Access is a database application. Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet application. They possess many similarities, which can make it difficult to decide which program you should use. For example, both programs can store large amounts of data, run powerful[…]

Fast Track Microsoft Office 265

Join Microsoft’s FastTrack to Office 365

What is FastTrack? It’s a customer success service designed by Microsoft to help you move to Office 365, smoothly and with confidence, and realise business value faster. Discover what’s possible, plan for successful rollouts, and enable new users and  capabilities at your own pace. Access best practices, tools, resources, and experts committed to make your[…]

Microsoft Office

Learn about business apps from Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft have announced that Microsoft Connections, Microsoft Listings, Microsoft Invoicing, and the Office 365 Business center are now generally available as part of Microsoft 365 Business and Microsoft Office 365 Business Premium. The new apps are rolling out to customers in the U.K. now. These apps—together with Microsoft Bookings, Outlook Customer Manager, and MileIQ—bring you[…]

OneNote Training

OneNote – the powerful digital notebook

OneNote is an electronic version of a paper notebook where you can write down note, thoughts, ideas, scribbles, reminders and all kinds of other information.  Unlike traditional document page formats, OneNote offers a free-form canvas where you can type, write or draw notes in the form of text graphics and images wherever and however you[…]

Eident Project

Understanding Mircosoft Project’s Global Template

The Global Template When Microsoft Project is started it creates a new blank project file which, although it contains no Tasks or Resources, has all the standard Views, Tables and Calendars etc. This is all provided from Mircosoft Project’s Global Template, a file called Global.mpt. The first time a view, table, or similar element is[…]

Microsoft Visio

Using Stencils in Microsoft Visio

Microsoft Visio enables you to create a variety of different drawings from organizational charts and flowcharts, web site maps and network drawings to office plans and timelines. When you begin a new diagram, you can start with one of the Visio solution templates, which contain all the shapes, styles and page scaling that you need[…]

Visual Basic Training

Tips for Microsoft Word VBA Macros – from Eident Training

The Basics of VBA You can automate many routine tasks with Microsoft Word VBA Macros (actually, Macros are Visual Basic Sub Procedures; there are also Visual Basic Function Procedures). Microsoft Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access and Project share a common programming language called Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).  VBA is an[…]

Microsoft Excel Training Course at Eident

Training Course Discounts

At Eident we offer substantial discounts to multiple attendees booked on any of our standard public training courses.  For every additional attendee an organisation sends on one of our training courses in Glasgow or Edinburgh the percentage discount increases. Discounts from 25% to 85% apply for multiple bookings on the same course. For example, for[…]