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20 Feb RSS Icon
Laura Garwood

Laura Garwood
Microsoft Office 2019

Microsoft are moving towards subscription based products, both with Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 365. However, they're releasing a new perpetual version of Office for businesses who may not yet be ready for the cloud - Microsoft Office 2019.

19 Feb RSS Icon
Ben Etherington

Ben Etherington
How to Edit Subject Lines in Outlook

When you have a lot of emails in your inbox, it can be hard to tell which one is which, especially if they all have complicated subject lines. You can edit subject lines in Outlook to help you organise your inbox, here's how!

16 Feb RSS Icon
Rupert Davey

Rupert Davey
Industry News Roundup, 16 February 2018

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 16 February. This week, Microsoft is releasing a new photos app and HP includes Apple in its Device-as-a-Service offering.

13 Feb RSS Icon
Jon Plummer

Jon Plummer
Office 365 User Retirement

When a user leaves, it can be a bit confusing about how to correctly disable their access in Office 365. Here's what to do when an employee leaves your company, along with instructions on how to sign out a user immediately.

12 Feb RSS Icon
Daniel Lindsay

Daniel Lindsay
HP Laptop Battery Recall

HP Inc has issued a "worldwide voluntary safety recall" of some of their laptop models, due to potential battery fires. Here are the affected models and what you need to do.

8 Feb RSS Icon
Cameron Shackcloth

Cameron Shackcloth
AMD Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics

AMD have announced new APU processors - the Ryzen 3 2200G with Radeon Vega 8 Graphics and the Ryzen 5 2400G with Radeon RX Vega 11 Graphics. Unlike a standard CPU and GPU, an APU is both a processor and a graphics card built into one.

6 Feb RSS Icon
Ryan Turner

Ryan Turner
Creating Rules in Office 365 Web Mail

We've discussed creating rules in Outlook before, but did you know you can also create them using the web-based Office 365 Web Mail? This comes in handy when you want to create a rule from a PC that doesn't have an Office installation.

1 Feb RSS Icon
Ben Armitage

Ben Armitage
Autodiscover and Office 365 Migration

As users migrate to Office 2016, you may notice that you can no longer manually specify an Exchange server to point Outlook at. This is due to Microsoft moving Outlook to only use an Autodiscover record to work out where your mail server is.

29 Jan RSS Icon
Gareth Snooks

Gareth Snooks
Razer's Project Linda

Razer, in my opinion, is one of the best gaming companies. They recently released a new smartphone, and now they're working on Project Linda - a way to turn your smartphone into a laptop.

22 Dec RSS Icon
Martin Noble

Martin Noble
Industry News Roundup, 22 December 2017

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 22 December. This week, high-speed broadband could become a legal right for UK homes and Magic Leap's AI glasses are revealed.

26 Oct RSS Icon
Louise Lewis

Louise Lewis
How to Generate Nonsense in Word

Sometimes you want to create a generic template for colleagues to use but you don't want to include any specific information. Microsoft Word has a quick solution that will fill your document with gobbledygook.

29 Mar RSS Icon
Andrew Tomlinson

Andrew Tomlinson
How energy efficient are your servers?

With electricity prices higher than ever it is important to consider the running costs of your servers and think about what you can do about it. Here are a few of your options.

4 Mar RSS Icon
Matt Cannon

Matt Cannon
Industry News Roundup, 4 March 2016

My pick of the latest news from across the UK IT industry for the week ending Friday 4 March. This week the new Raspberry Pi 3 is released and Google plans to let people pay for things using their face.