Office Mini 5: Insert Text

This Office Mini demo shows a feature that’s been around a while but largely unreguarded: insert text. [View:]   If you’ve any suggestions for features to include in this series, please leave a comment.


Office Mini 4: Remove Photo Background

This video continues my series of mini demos highlighting some features of Office 2010 you may not be aware of. This video shows how to quickly remove the background from an image. [View:] If you have any suggestions for features to include in this series, please leave me a comment.


Office Mini 3: Templates

This video is another mini demo to show features of Office 2010 that you might not be aware of. In this demo, I show how to make use of templates from to quickly produce new documents. [View:] If you have any favourite Office 2010 features or things you’d like to see me show, leave…


Office Mini 2: Save to SharePoint

This video continues my series of mini demos showing features of Office 2010 that you might not know about. In this video, I show how to save an Office document to SharePoint without leaving the client. If there’s a feature you’d like to see demonstrated as part of this series, let me know.


Office Mini: SharePoint Keywords

This is the first in a set of mini demos showing some of the simple yet powerful things you can do with Microsoft Office 2010. This video shows how to add SharePoint keywords from within an Office document.


Office in the Clouds

A version of Office Web Apps is now available to SkyDrive users for free! If you log into your SkyDrive, you’ll now see a little section informing you that you can create new Office documents with the familiar client logos. Clicking on one of these takes you to a new page to name your file…


Form Conversion

One of the nice features of InfoPath is the ability to convert existing Word or Excel forms into InfoPath forms, potentially saving you a lot of time.  When you load up InfoPath Designer 2010, you are first presented with the options of all the form templates you can design. One is labelled Convert Existing Form….


Office 2010 beta is here!

It’s time to have a play. The public beta has launched and now you can get hold of Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010. You can download it from and try out some of the new features such as: ·         Conversation threading in Outlook ·         Improved rules management in InfoPath ·         The ribbon UI in…


InfoPath in the Real World – Web Seminars

This is the first of an ongoing series showing how InfoPath has been used in real-life situations. No matter how good the sales pitch is, there’s nothing like knowing that a product has actually helped organisations out. This first example is one that is pretty close to me. Microsoft have a lot of different processes…


SharePoint for Document Management

Continuing my series of videos showing the capabilities of SharePoint as a solution for various business problems. This video shows some of the features relating to document management.