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Make Data Entry Easier in Microsoft Excel: 10 Tricks

If you find entering data into spreadsheets to be mind-numbing drudgery, then you probably don't know about these cool, time-saving tricks that make Excel 2010 do the heavy lifting for you.


Outlook 2010 Cheat Sheet: Visual Tour

Find your way around Microsoft Outlook 2010 and the Ribbon interface.


Six Features You'll Love in Office 15

The next generation of Microsoft Office--"Office 15"--is imminent. Based on early looks at the software, here are some features to look forward to in Office 15.

Outlook 15 Gets Ready for Touch Tablets

Outlook 15 is still a traditional desktop app, but several changes appear to be preparing the way for users to access the program on a tablet.

Office 365 Price Cuts Lure Bargain-Hunters, Analyst Says

More than half of companies with six months or less into a cloud software deployment are willing to consider a change of vendors, Nucleus Research reports.

Analysts: Microsoft Didn't Cut Office 365 Prices Just to Be Nice

In announcing price reductions for Office 365 this week, Microsoft said its cost of running the cloud suite has fallen. But there's more.

Microsoft Office 15 Technical Preview Shows a Metro Touch

A sneak peek at the early version of the revamped Office shows lots of design elements from Microsoft's touch interface.

Microsoft Cuts the Prices of Some Office 365 Plans

Microsoft has lowered the prices of some editions of the Office 365 cloud collaboration and communication suite, which was launched about eight months ago.

10 Spelling Checker Secrets for Microsoft Word

These tips can prevent you from confusing 'advice' with 'advise,' stop Word's habit of flagging your favorite acronyms, and make you look more literate.


Word Tips: Paste Special, File Formats Explained

Learn how to use the Paste Special command in many word processors (including Microsoft's); Word's file format options explained.