The Object Browser
In Xcelsius, the Object Browser is your new best friend. It stores and displays all of the components that are on the canvas and allows you to hide them and/or lock them into position. Xcelsius allows you to design a dashboard by placing components on the canvas. It adds exciting visualization to Excel data– trends, what-if, projections and much more.
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At Webucator, we use Yammer for internal communications. We like it a lot, but I considered trying to use TweetDeck instead as many of us Twitterers already use it. My thinking was as follows: Continue Reading »
You have probably opened the VB Editor in Access, Word, or PowerPoint, and seen Option Explicit at the top of the code window. But what does it mean? Continue Reading »
I attended a terrific webinar hosted by SocialMedia Examiner and picked up many social media marketing tips that I find to be both practical and easy to implement. Here are the ones that most resonated with me.
Tip# 1: Video is Your New Darling
I say video has become the new darling for search engines. According to Forrester Research a properly submitted video is 50 times more likely to achieve a first-page Google ranking as compared with standard search engine optimization (SEO) techniques. Thus, quality video content has tremendous SEO opportunities. Continue Reading »
Ever wonder what was going on once you start revising those Microsoft Word documents? Track Changes is a great way of highlighting whatever you’re doing with your document: adding, deleting, moving text, changing formatting. Here’s how to get started: Continue Reading »
What exactly is Conditional Formatting in Crystal Reports?
Conditional formatting, put simply, is formatting (e.g, font color, font style, etc.) applied to data that meets certain rules or conditions. For example, the person requesting the report would like the Total Sales field to have a green background if the amount is greater than $5000. Continue Reading »
We recently had a client ask if we could deliver GUI Design Training, Well, we thought, GUI design is not new, so finding a good GUI design trainer and courseware should be pretty simple. Continue Reading »
The Mystery of the Runaway Mouse: Solved!
Have you ever tried to select just certain cells in Excel and before you knew it, you were down at row 2002? You can spend a great deal of frustrating time selecting just the right cells – you can go down too far, then go up too far, too far to the left, or too far to the right – that is what I call the runaway mouse. Continue Reading »
When you need to get the maximum amount of work done in the least amount of time Photoshop PlugIn Software might be your answer. Often the effect you want can be done in seconds. Continue Reading »
The subtleties of the Java programming language can have some interesting implications. Sometimes a subtlety can create real problems. Here’s a question that underscores that point:
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