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Outlook 2013 introduced a new in-line compose method for email replies and forwarded messages, designed to make it easier for you to quickly write & send an email. However, the Outlook 2013 in-line method may prove to be a frustration source, especially if you are used to browse other emails while you are composing a reply. This short tutorial explains how to configure Outlook 2013 to always pop out a new email window, when you…

I have a personal account that I use at Outlook.com along with some other accounts that connect via Exchange. So I use Outlook 2010 for my main email program. Every so often, though I would get the error 0x80048051 when checking my email and no email from Outlook.com would show up. The solution involves Microsoft Internet Explorer.  For some reason, this program will self select the File / Work Offline toggle.  When this happens, Outlook…

Thanks to Steve Laskers’ MSDN Blog for the below how-to! If you’ve upgraded to Outlook 2013 and are struggling with the new softer look, and missing the older higher contrast look in the reading view, you may be wondering about changing the themes. Outlook does have a few themes that can be changed, however they really only change the perimeter, and don’t change the email list. I’m told to give the new themes some time, and…

This article will show you how to configure a user password to never expire on the Office 365 platform. Install the PowerShell cmdlets for Office 365 First you will need the PowerShell cmdlets installed onto your computer. To install them, please follow the instructions here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh974317.aspx Set Windows Powershell Credentials To connect Windows Powershell to Office 365, run the following cmdlet from the Powershell window (which you installed in the above step). $cred=Get-Credential After running…

I don’t know why this was “new” for me, but it did take a google search to figure it out. Here’s a great link that explains how to make only 1 page within Microsoft Word 2010 in a landscape layout, while keeping the rest in the portrait layout. http://superuser.com/questions/241799/how-can-i-make-just-one-page-of-a-word-document-horizontal Copied below for reference: Go to the last page you want to keep vertical (Portrait) then select Page Layout | Breaks | Next Page. Now click anywhere in the page where…

Opening multiple Visio files and switching between them is a pain. I figured there had to be a way to make Visio to always open files in separate windows, so you can see the visio drawings seperately (eg: dual monitors). The below “method B” worked for me for Visio 2010. Visio has a Multiple Document Interface so open files all go into the same instance of Visio. There’s really not an easy way around it, but…

Here’s a great freeware program for taking screenshots on your Mac (and from the few that I’ve done so far, it works better than the built in screen capture included in Leopard):http://projects.digitalwaters.net/index.php?q=instantshotNow, here’s a really awesome program, available for Mac and Windows. It’s called ScreenSteps, website located here:http://www.screensteps.com/It helps you to create manuals and how-to’s with screenshots, in a single program. I would suggest watching both of the short videos on the main page to…