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Excel – Autofit Rows and Columns

Posted in Did you Know? on April 20, 2007 by

Did you Know? …
Just as you can double-click the right edge of the column heading to fit the widest entry, you can also double-click the bottom edge of a row heading to allow it to resize to fit text within. If you drag, rather than double-click, the edges of the row/column headings, you override Excel’s automatic adjustment to width/height.

Training Schedule for the Week of April 23rd

Posted in Uncategorized on April 13, 2007 by

UniFi – Journal Voucher Training, 281 John Mitchell
April 19, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Microsoft Project – Intermediate Course, Physics 63.1
April 23, 2007 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and
April 23, 2007 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Excel – Advanced Course, Arts 110A
April 23, 2007 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and
April 25, 2007 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Blackboard Learning System CE 6 Orientation Workshop (formerly WebCT), Arts 110A
April 23, 2007 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Digital Imagery – Introduction Course, Phys Rm 127
April 24, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm and
April 26, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Blackboard Learning System for Instructors Workshop (formerly WebCT), Arts 110A
April 25, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
UniFi – Extended FAST Queries, 281 John Mitchell
April 25, 2007 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

How to Decrease File Size When Using Graphics in MS Office Applications

Posted in Did you Know? on April 5, 2007 by

For those of you incorporating screenshots or graphics into any Microsoft application, a quick tip for decreasing file size is to use the Compress Pictures option.

  1. Click on any picture in your document.
  2. From the Picture toolbar,
    Click on the Compress Pictures button.
    The Compress Pictures dialogue box is displayed.

  3. In the Options section,
    Click on the checkbox beside Compress pictures
    Click on the checkbox beside Delete cropped areas of pictures
  4. Click OK to apply the selections.

Training Schedule for the Week of April 9th

Posted in Uncategorized on April 5, 2007 by


Access – Introduction Course, Arts 110A

April 9, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm and
April 11, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Outlook – Introduction Course, Library 161

April 10, 2007 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
PowerPoint Template Development – Advanced Workshop, Arts 110A

April 11, 2007 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
UniFi – Extended FAST Queries, 281 John Mitchell

April 11, 2007 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
UniFi – Purchase Requisition Training, John Mitchell 281

April 12, 2007 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Blackboard Learning System CE 6 Orientation Workshop (formerly WebCT), Arts 110A

April 12, 2007 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm