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Windows Live SkyDrive: 25 GB of Free Online Storage

Posted by on March 1, 2011

Windows Live SkyDrive: 25 GB of Free Online Storage

Few weeks back the SkyDrive team blog had announced the updates that were coming into SkyDrive and now the changes are live. SkyDrive has been upgraded to 25GB of storage space. This is one of the biggest online storage offered for free. The layout of Skydrive also has been changed, matching with the look and feel of(…)

Microsoft MVP South Asia Open Day 2008 Concludes

Posted by on November 18, 2008

Microsoft MVP South Asia Open Day 2008 Concludes

You might have already noticed that we didn’t publish any articles in the past two days, we were away attending the Microsoft MVP South Asia Open Day 2008 at Goa from 15th to 17th Nov. The Open Day was held at Kenilworth Hotels. The event had various technical session from Microsoft as well as sessions(…)

Microsoft to Release Web Version of Office

Posted by on October 29, 2008

Microsoft to Release Web Version of Office

Microsoft is releasing a web based version of Office tools which can be accessed through the web browser. These will be lightweight versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote and these versions will allow users to access their documents via a Web browser on the PC, phone or other devices. Office Web applications are not(…)

Windows Live ID to be an Open ID Provider

Posted by on October 28, 2008

Windows Live ID to be an Open ID Provider

Microsoft Windows Live service will also become an OpenID provider, this was revealed by the company on Monday. With this announcement you’ll soon be able to use your Windows Live account to sign into any site on the web that supports OpenID. Windows Live ID login is what you are currently using to sign on(…)

How to Change the Default Color Scheme in Office 2007

Posted by on March 9, 2008

How to Change the Default Color Scheme in Office 2007

Microsoft Office 2007 has the option to change the default color scheme. The default color scheme is light blue and in case you like to have a change, you can o it in options. When you change the color scheme in one application, then this color scheme is changed in all the Microsoft applications (Word,(…)

How to Convert Older Excel formats to Excel 2007 format

Posted by on February 29, 2008

How to Convert Older Excel formats to Excel 2007 format

Excel 2007 has lots of new features available when compared to previous versions. The older Excel can be converted into new Excel format so that it can get the latest features. Excel 2007 can open a document from a previous version of Excel in Compatibility Mode, but if you need to add the latest features,(…)

Remove Excel Passwords with Excel Password Remover

Posted by on December 6, 2013

Excel password remover is a FREE Excel add-in that removes/cracks sheet and workbook password protection in Excel. This add-in works fine in Excel 5.0 and above (including Excel 2000, XP and 2003). This program will remove passwords of any length, also passwords containing special characters. How to unprotect Excel sheets? 1. Run the add-in and it(…)

Windows Live Skydrive Launches with 5GB Storage

Posted by on February 22, 2008

Windows Live Skydrive Launches with 5GB Storage

Microsoft has publicly launched the Windows Live Skydrive with 5GB of free storage space. Windows Live Skydrive was in beta stage and offered only 1GB of space in selected countries. Now Skydrive is available in 38 countries and regions. The features of Windows Live Skydrive are; 5GB of online storage Upload of files upto 50MB(…)

MS Office Tip: How to Turn off the Ribbon in Office 2007

Posted by on January 5, 2008

MS Office Tip: How to Turn off the Ribbon in Office 2007

Ribbon is one of the notable changes in Office 2007. Ribbon occupies lot of space on the top of all programs. Although the ribbon has lot of features built into it, sometimes it can be annoying to have too big header. For this the Ribbon can be turned off as well. Ribbon in Office 2007(…)

MS Office Tip: How to Set the Default Save Format for Office 2007 Programs

Posted by on January 3, 2008

MS Office Tip: How to Set the Default Save Format for Office 2007 Programs

One of the major changes in the new office (Office 2007) is the introduction of new formats for documents, presentation and excel sheets. If you use the new Office and save a file, by default it uses the new format. For eg in the new Word, the default format is .docx. If you sent this(…)