Ever heard of Sparklines? It’s a cool new feature in Excel 2010 that lets you create “mini-charts”, as you can see from the image above. It basically lets you analyze data in more ways and more efficiently. Want to quickly see a trend? Use Sparklines. Learn more below.
How to Use Sparklines in Excel
If you’ve ever worked with Excel files before, you’ve probably ran into the situation where you had to get rid of a bunch of blank lines or empty rows. There are several different ways to do it, but you certainly don’t want to go through and manually delete every blank cell or row! Read on to learn how to do it efficiently.
Remove Blank Cells or Rows in Excel
If you’re a real geek, you’ve probably already created a barcode that has your name encoded in it! If not, you should get crackin! Creating a barcode is easy and it’s a lot of fun scanning it away and watching your name pop up! If you need some quick barcodes for fun or for a small project, check out this article below.
Create Your Own Barcodes Online
Ever wanted to print a webpage out so that you could read it later on while on a flight or somewhere else? Printee is a cool service that takes any webpage and strips out all the junk to leave you with just the content in a nice clean format.
SendGM is a new service that lets you send a message to a group of people via SMS, email or voice and then lets you know who viewed the messages and lets you create quick polls. Great for small businesses, sport teams, schools, or a group of friends.
Trying to figure out the best way to get your computer screen to show up your your TV? Depending on whether you have an an HDTV and what kind of port you have on your computer, it can get a little confusing. Check out the simple guide below for help.
How to Connect Your Laptop to Your TV
No longer be limited by what Microsoft feels should appear as your Send To context choices. We use and highly recommend this.
Send To Toys
Finding a single attachment in a huge .pst file is a daunting challenge. Less so with OutlookAttachView a tiny app that scans for emails with attachments only and lets you sort by Name, Subject, Date, Size and many other options.
If you’re using Security Essentials and don’t want to wait for Windows Update to check for new virus signatures, right click on your Desktop> create new shortcut> and paste this command:
"%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Security Essentials\MpCmdRun.exe" –signatureupdate
And then name it whatever you’d like. You can leave it on your Desktop or even drag it to your Quick Launch toolbar and create a custom icon for it.
Can you make a cup of coffee before your PC turns on ? Easily control the programs that start with your computer by using Autoruns, a tiny app that does so much more. Download and click on the ‘Logon’ tab and check which programs you no longer need to start with your machine every time. Well documented with lots of options, try checking your start times before and after. (Run as Admin)
Autoruns for Microsoft v9.56