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Running a Report in ACT! 2005

The following steps apply to all ACT! reports. The dialog box is the same for all reports. Depending on the report that you're running, however, some of the options may be unavailable and thus appear grayed [more…]

Fixing Typos with WordPerfect 12 QuickCorrect

You don't have to know anything about the QuickCorrect feature in WordPerfect 12 to love it, and it usually does just what you want it to. Most typing mistakes fall into a few general categories: reversing [more…]

Correcting Your Mistakes with WordPerfect Office 2002

WordPerfect's QuickCorrect feature, which is turned on by default, provides as-you-type error correction. Type a word incorrectly, and WordPerfect fixes it as soon as you hit the spacebar. If you type [more…]

Office Live: Sharing Documents in Business Contact Manager

Business Contact Manager and Office Live make it easy to share documents with users in other locations. You can either upload a bunch of documents directly to the Business Documents list, or you can create [more…]

Password-Protecting Your Crystal Xcelsius Dashboard

Crystal Xcelsius offers a dynamic visibility feature, which enables you to control the visibility of a component, making the component appear or disappear based on certain predefined triggers. How does [more…]

Stamping Out Errors with Text to Speech in Excel 2002

Excel 2002 is unique in the Office XP suite in its support of the new Text to Speech feature, which enables you to have your computer read back any series of cell entries. This feature is perfect for when [more…]

Editing Documents with IBM Workplace Services Express

Usually, you can edit your own documents in IBM Workplace Services Express (WSE), and, depending on the document library's access settings, you may able to edit teammates' documents, too. However, sometimes [more…]

Customizing Your Workspace in WordPerfect Office 2002

You can control many things about the WordPerfect interface (a fancy term for how the program looks and behaves). You could spend hours going through all the options, but you must have better things to [more…]

Discovering Portlets in IBM Workplace Services Express

Any page that's interactive in any way includes one or more portlets. A portlet is actually a small computer program, written in Java. Some pages contain multiple portlets that display information or are [more…]

Getting to Know Team Spaces in IBM Workplace Services Express

In IBM Workplace Services Express, a team space is sort of the home page for a particular team or project; it's the online place where everything that's related to the team or project is stored. All the [more…]

Frequently Used Toolbar Buttons in Peachtree

Toolbar buttons complete the tasks in selected Peachtree windows. These toolbar buttons are used over and over in Peachtree, so get to know their names and functions: [more…]

Debit and Credit Rules when Using Peachtree

Peachtree helps you keep debit and credit rules straight when you're managing business financials. Just remember: Credits and debits must equal each other. Peachtree will do the accounting work for you [more…]

Peachtree Keyboard Shortcuts

Peachtree speeds up your accounting tasks — and keyboard shortcuts speed up Peachtree. Get to know these Peachtree key combinations ( or keyboard shortcuts) and their functions to help you quickly and [more…]

Important Web Addresses for Peachtree Help

If you need help with Peachtree or have questions about managing your company’s finances, these web sites have the information you need: [more…]

Choosing Antivirus Software to Protect Your Computer

When you buy a new computer, one of the most important things to install is antivirus software and spyware removal software to protect your computer from Internet hackers. Make sure you install some trusted [more…]

Searching for Text in Eclipse

As your Eclipse project gets larger and more complex, being able to find specific snippets of Java code easily becomes important. Luckily, Eclipse offers you multiple ways to search for text in your Java [more…]

Dealing with Javadoc Comments in Eclipse

When you use Eclipse to write Java code, don't forget to edit the Javadoc comments (the things that start with /**). You can add useful information when you edit the Javadoc comments, and as you edit them [more…]

Getting Help from Eclipse

With both the complexity of Java and the nuance of Eclipse, you can't be expected to remember everything. Sometimes, you need a little more help from Eclipse to get your programming going. Luckily, Eclipse [more…]

Getting Things Done with Eclipse

Once you’ve installed Eclipse, take advantage of all the features to enhance the IDE (integrated development environment) and create effective Java applications. Check out all the stuff you can do: [more…]

InDesign CS4 Keyboard Shortcuts for Special Characters, Miscellaneous Functions

InDesign CS4 wants you to be able to display the copyright symbol on your publication, along with bullet points, em and en dashes, and other punctuation and spaces. You may also want to undo your last [more…]

InDesign CS4 Keyboard Shortcuts for Opening, Closing, and Saving

When working with InDesign CS4, you'll undoubtedly open, close, and save countless documents. A feature that makes InDesign so useful is the abundance of keyboard shortcuts that allow you to open, close [more…]

InDesign CS4 Keyboard Shortcuts for Viewing

The viewing keyboard shortcuts built into InDesign CS4 enable you to see the newsletter, magazine, or other material you're publishing from a variety of perspectives. The following table of InDesign keyboard [more…]

InDesign CS4 Keyboard Shortcuts for Guides and Grids

As you get ready to publish a project using InDesign CS4, you may want to show — or not show — the guides and grids that help with placement. The following table shows the keyboard shortcuts that toggle [more…]

InDesign CS4 Keyboard Shortcuts for Working with Objects

Almost every publishing project relies on objects for visual interest and excitement. InDesign CS4 includes keyboard shortcuts you use to place and move objects as your creative muse dictates. [more…]

InDesign CS4 Keyboard Shortcuts for Formatting Text

Formatting text so that it looks the way you want is your right as a publisher. InDesign CS4 makes achieving your aims easy with the list of keyboard shortcuts shown in the following table: [more…]


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