Posts in Windows 10 Tips

Windows 10 Tip: Searching within the Calendar app

By Athima Chansanchai

Have you ever needed to look up something on your calendar – like when your boss is going to be on vacation, or when an important meeting is coming up? Now you can, thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018   You… Read more

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Windows 10 Tip: What’s new in Skype for Windows 10 PCs

By Athima Chansanchai

If it’s been a minute since you’ve used Skype, there are several new features that have come out since the Windows 10 October 2018 Update: background blurring, OneDrive integration and live captions and   Background blur  Did you ever video chat on Skype and the person you’re talking… Read more

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Windows 10 Tip: Snip & Sketch

By Athima Chansanchai

Did you know easy snipping is just a single step away, thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?   Since it’s available in the Microsoft Store, Snip & Sketch (originally introduced as part of the Windows Ink Workspace under the name “Screen Sketch”) can update faster… Read more

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Windows 10 Tip: Dark theme in File Explorer

By Athima Chansanchai

Did you know you can change File Explorer to a theme that’s easier on the eyes, thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?   As the Windows Insider blog explains, “Adding a dark theme to File Explorer has long been a top Insider… Read more

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Windows 10 Tip: Grammar tools

By Athima Chansanchai

Did you know you can identify parts of speech with different colors, thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?   Microsoft Edge is the only browser with Microsoft Learning Tools built-in that help improve reading and    Now you can separate words into… Read more

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Windows 10 Tip: Improve focus as you read web articles

By Athima Chansanchai

Did you know you can help improve focus while reading web articles by highlighting sets of one, three or five lines, thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update?   Microsoft Edge is the only browser with Microsoft Learning Tools built-in that help improve reading… Read more

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Windows 10 Tip: 3D embedded animations

By Athima Chansanchai

Thinking about ways to make your PowerPoint presentation stand out? How about adding 3D embedded animations? Thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, you You can now insert 3D models with built-in animations to your PowerPoint and Word These… Read more

Windows 10 Tip: AI-powered PowerPoint Designer gets smarter

By Athima Chansanchai

Do you enjoy using the digital pen to edit PowerPoint presentations? Thanks to the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, now you can do even The AI-powered PowerPoint Designer has gotten Designer can now recommend slide designs based on handwritten Or,… Read more