Microsoft 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[…]

Microsoft Excel

Controlling how you view your data in Microsoft Excel

In this post we highlight many of the common options of controlling how you view your data in Microsoft Excel.  From dealing with multiple views on the same data sheet, freezing panes to make your headings always visible, to managing and working with mutiple sheets and workbooks. Creating Multiple Views In many cases, you might[…]

Microsoft Office

InfoPath can streamline the collection and storage of user generated data

With InfoPath Training courses from Eident you will learn how InfoPath Designer & InfoPath Filler can help you record data in electronic forms, export data to other programs, import data from other programs, modify and customise the built in sample forms.  Our one day introduction course consists of 3 modules.  Although the software has been[…]

Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft Publisher – fine tune the handling of text

In Microsoft Publisher you can fine tune the handling of text – control the position and flow of text by adjusting tracking, kerning and vertical spacing. Additionally, you can place objects with great precision by nudging or snapping them into place.  Book onto one of our highly rated Microsoft Publisher training courses in Glasgow or[…]

Microsoft Access

How to optimise the performance of Microsoft Access Databases

Is your Microsoft Access Database running slowly? Do Queries take for ever to load? Read on for our great tips on optimising the performance of your Microsoft Access Database. Optimising General Table Performance To achieve the best performance results, apply the following guidelines for table design in your Microsoft Access Database: Design tables without redundant[…]