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Use Mac OS X Speech to proofread your documents

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How many times have you written a document or drafted an email, read it through, thought it was ok, pressed the send button and then notice that you typed a word twice or made some other error that you missed? I have done this more than I like to be honest. Did you know that your Mac can proofread the text and read ...

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TextExpander – A must have Mac App

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One way to become more productive is to take as many shortcuts as you can, lets face it typing the same thing over and over again can get boring fast. TextExpander from Smile Software ($34.99) manages repeated typing for you. TextExpander lets you create extended text entries (which it calls snippets) that are automatically entered for you ...

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How to increase your email productivity

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Be honest is your inbox out of control? Is it full of read and unread emails? Are you constantly scrolling up and down your inbox deciding what to do next? Then you may want to think about a system to get it under control. A proper process to manage your email will increase your productivity, make you more focused on service delivery and reduce your stress levels. These days, ...

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Lion 10.7 Auto Save and Versions – New habits to learn

Lion – OS X 10.7 comes with some great new file features – Auto Save and Versions, however we need to learn new habits to use these properly as these changes may cause confusion to people who are used to using Save As to produce a new document from an older file. The purpose of the article is to explain how Auto Save and Versions work and how you get the most out of them.

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iWork ’09 vs Office for Mac 2011

 

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One question that people often ask when they first move to the Mac platform is what is the better  Apple’s iWork ’09 or Microsoft’s Office 2011 ?

The purpose of this article is to look at the 3 main ...

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