Today a lot of information is shared, legally or not. Many people use shared information from Internet or
from other sources, but now all information you want to share. Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files
often contain hidden or personal information, such as revisions or comments, that others can access.
Depending on the nature of the information, this could place you in an embarrassing or even compromising
For some cases, you need to create documents that should be presented to or viewed by the people with
disabilities. Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint propose the feature, named the
Accessibility Checker, that will scan your document to check for potential accessibility problems.
So, anyone with a disability can read and get to your content.
The common problem for international teams is different measurement units in different countries. E.g., U.S.
is using imperial units like inches and France is using metric units like centimeters. PowerPoint doesn’t
allow to embed the measurement settings into the presentation, but you can always change your local Windows
settings in order to see the problem from other side.
Windows 10 setups new Mail app as the default e-mail client. It can be annoying to click an e-mail (MAILTO)
link on the webpage and to bounce into the new UI. Here is how to change the default e-mail client to a
different desktop e-mail program like Outlook.
You can use the AutoCorrect feature to correct typos and misspelled words, as well as to insert
symbols and other pieces of text. AutoCorrect is set up by default with a list of typical
misspellings and symbols, but you can modify the list that AutoCorrect uses.
The AutoCorrect dialog box includes a variety of options that control automatic substitutions which
are divided in two tabs: The AutoCorrect tab and the AutoFormat as You Type tab.
This tip is about changing number separators in your system that are used in Excel by default - semicolon to
comma, comma to semicolon, comma to point, etc.
As well as AutoCorrect entries, you can create AutoCorrect exceptions - specific terms when
you don't want AutoCorrect to replace text when it normally would.