Tutorials

Easily Create Electronic Signature (or Digital Signature) With SignNow

Posted on July 19, 2012. Filed under: Freeware/Shareware, Tutorials | Tags: , , , |

Easily Create Electronic Signature (or Digital Signature) With SignNow shows how to use SignNow to create and add a signature to your document.

Free for documents, for your computer, iOS, and Android.

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Get or create your own digital signature

Posted on July 19, 2012. Filed under: Tutorials | Tags: , , , |

Get or create your own digital signature using these instructions.

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How to create a digital signature in Word – YouTube

Posted on July 19, 2012. Filed under: Microsoft Word, Tutorials | Tags: , , , |

How to create a digital signature in Word – YouTube shows how to create a digital signature in Microsoft Word.

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Tutorial for importing to SketchUp

Posted on May 13, 2011. Filed under: Google, Graphics, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , , |

The-Blueprints.com – Tutorials has this tutorial on how to import graphics to Google SketchUp to serve as the basis of whatever you want to work on.

For example: I imported a .jpg of a floorplan, then gave SketchUp one measurement for one line, and the entire floorplan was adjusted to fit.  (It may not be exact, but it’s close enough to keep the proportions reasonably accurate.)

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The Ultimate Start to Finish Guide to Your XBMC Media Center

Posted on April 2, 2011. Filed under: Freeware/Shareware, Sound, Tutorials, Video | Tags: , , , |

Lifehacker has The Ultimate Start to Finish Guide to Your XBMC Media Center.

Free software and how to use (or create) your hardware for a powerful media center system.

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Master Documents without pain

Posted on April 2, 2011. Filed under: Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Word, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , , |

Office Watch covers Master Documents without pain.

For Microsoft Office Suite and Word: “Master Document can be considered as a main document which would contain a set of separate sub files or subdocuments. Using master document it is easy to manage complex or merged documents such as a book with several chapters. It mainly contains information or links to other documents which are referred as subdocuments. This enables in easy maintenance of long documents with many pages.”

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Free Email Tutorials

Posted on March 24, 2011. Filed under: Email, Microsoft Outlook, Thunderbird, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , , |

Free Email Tutorials is just that: tutorials on how to use various popular email programs.

Apple/Mac, Mozilla Mail/Seamonkey/Thunderbird, Opera, Microsoft Outlook/Outlook Express, Vista Windows Mail, Windows Live Mail.

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VoiceThread – Make a video, etc. & talk about it

Posted on February 26, 2011. Filed under: Online Software, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , , , |

Something for faculty:

VoiceThread lets you Group conversations around images, documents, and videos.

“With VoiceThread, group conversations are collected and shared in one place from anywhere in the world. All with no software to install.

A VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in 5 ways – using voice (with a mic or telephone), text, audio file, or video (via a webcam). Share a VoiceThread with friends, students, and colleagues for them to record comments too.

Users can doodle while commenting, use multiple identities, and pick which comments are shown through moderation. VoiceThreads can even be embedded to show and receive comments on other websites and exported to MP3 players or DVDs to play as archival movies.”

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ScreenToaster – Online screen recorder

Posted on February 14, 2011. Filed under: Freeware/Shareware, Online Software, Tutorials, Video | Tags: , , , , |

ScreenToaster is an Online screen recorder which lets you capture screencasts instantly.

This is free (registration required).

The big advantage here is that you don’t need software on your computer (windows/mac/linux/etc.) because you’re online.

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HTML5Rocks – A resource for open web HTML5 developers

Posted on October 25, 2010. Filed under: programming, Tutorials | Tags: , , , |

HTML5Rocks – A resource for open web HTML5 developers.

Tutorials and help for HTML 5.

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Get started with speech recognition

Posted on October 25, 2010. Filed under: Tutorials | Tags: , |

Hack A Day tells you how to Get started with speech recognition.

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IORAD, The Instructional Appliance

Posted on July 12, 2010. Filed under: Freeware/Shareware, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , |

IORAD, The Instructional Appliance is a way to create step-by-step how-to manuals for applications, using their free online service.

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10 steps to adding a drop-down menu to a PowerPoint presentation

Posted on June 21, 2010. Filed under: Microsoft PowerPoint, Tutorials | Tags: , , , |

TechRepublic has 10 steps to adding a drop-down menu to a PowerPoint presentation.

“Adding a drop-down menu to a primary or introductory slide is a good way to give viewers a bit of control over a self-running presentation. You can spend a lot of time programming objects, or you can use animation. The latter is easier to implement and doesn’t require the skill level that programming does.”

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How to mount a Win7 system image

Posted on June 21, 2010. Filed under: Tutorials, Windows 7 | Tags: , , , , |

Dave’s Computer Tips Newsletter – Issue #54 has the steps to mount a Windows 7 system image.

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How to create a system image in Windows 7

Posted on June 21, 2010. Filed under: Tutorials, Windows 7 | Tags: , , , , |

Dave’s Computer Tips Newsletter – Issue #52 has the steps to create a basic system image with just Windows 7.

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Shading alternate rows in a filtered Excel worksheet | 10 Things | TechRepublic.com

Posted on June 14, 2010. Filed under: Microsoft Excel, Techniques, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , |

TechRepublic has 10 steps to shading alternate rows in a filtered worksheet for Excel users.

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Turn Your Netbook into a Feature-Rich E-Book Reader

Posted on March 15, 2010. Filed under: Help, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , |

Lifehacker has a post on how to Turn Your Netbook into a Feature-Rich E-Book Reader.

This includes turning the screen sideways, various reader software, and other tips.

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Get to Know Windows 7 Libraries Inside and Out

Posted on March 15, 2010. Filed under: Files, Tutorials, Windows 7 | Tags: , , , |

Lifehacker has a post to help you Get to Know Windows 7 Libraries Inside and Out.

“The Libraries feature in Windows 7 provides a central place to manage files that are located in multiple locations throughout your computer. Instead of clicking through a bunch of directories to find the files you need, including them in a library makes for quicker access.”

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spreeder.com – Free online speed reading application

Posted on February 21, 2010. Filed under: Freeware/Shareware, Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , |

spreeder.com is a Free online speed reading application.

Paste in your text and set the speed for displaying each word. Spreeder then flashes the words at the selected rate. Increase your speed of reading as you continue (and remember to keep changing text!).

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Language Learning with Livemocha

Posted on February 21, 2010. Filed under: Tutorials | Tags: , , , , , |

Livemocha lets you Learn a Language Online – Free!

Registration required.

From the site: “Livemocha is the best online language program I have seen and used—vastly superior to Rosetta Stone in terms of cost and the variety of language functions it offers.”

Dr. Steven J. Sacco, Language Professor, San Diego State University
PhD in Foreign Language Education
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