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PRINCE2 – a brief overview

An Introduction to PRINCE / PRINCE2 PRINCE, which stands for PRojects IN Controlled Environments, is a project management method covering the organisation, management and control of projects.  PRINCE was first developed by the Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency (CCTA, now part of the Office of Government Commerce) in 1989 as a UK Government standard for[…]

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Custom Functions in Excel VBA

You can write Visual Basic For Applications (VBA) code to create your own custom functions in Excel VBA, known as Used Defined Functions. Working With User‑Defined Functions Although Excel includes many built‑in functions, you will often need to create your own user‑defined functions to perform calculations for which no Excel function exists. For example, you[…]

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Organise Your Inbox – Microsoft Outlook Training from Eident, Glasgow & Edinburgh

Learn how to organise your email inbox with Microsoft Outlook Training from Eident, Glasgow & Edinburgh and across Scotland.  Follow these four simple tips for an organised mailbox: Folder Clean up Shorten long email threads with one click. Clean up deletes messages you’ve already read if a subsequent message in the thread contains the same[…]

Microsoft Visio

Microsoft Visio Training from Eident

Microsoft Visio enables you to create a variety of different drawings from organizational charts and flowcharts, web site maps and network drawing 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[…]

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Microsoft Windows Training from Eident

Microsoft Windows Training – essential skills Windows is both an operating system, which provides an interface between the user and the computer’s internal functions, and an operating environment, which provides an interface between the user and the computer’s operating system. When you work in Windows, some powerful hard disk utilities are available to you. Microsoft[…]

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SQL Training – Learn Database Skills with Eident

An overview of SQL The Structured Query Language (SQL) comprises one of the fundamental building blocks of modern database architecture. SQL defines the methods used to create and manipulate relational databases on all major platforms. At first glance, the language may seem intimidating and complex but it’s really not too difficult to learn on our[…]

Microsoft Publisher 2016

Getting Started with Microsoft Publisher 2016

About Microsoft Publisher 2016 Microsoft Publisher 2016 is designed to enable the production of desktop publications from professional looking newsletters to birthday and business cards.  Microsoft Publisher 2016 Publications can be made from text, photographs, clip-art and drawings or any combination. There is a wide selection of Templates which come with Microsoft Publisher 2016 enable you[…]

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[…]

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Microsoft Project Server

The concept that collaborative planning is vital to successful development is gaining momentum, causing a shift away from traditional, top-down hierarchies toward collaborative team structures and dynamic methodologies like Agile. Microsoft Project Server, the web-based companion to Microsoft Project, provides tools that support collaboration among teams and workgroups, using the accessibility and availability of information[…]