The ‘Windows’ Archives
Posted August 19, 2014 by

How Do I Forward Multiple Messages at Once on My Lumia Windows Phone?


While forwarding a single message to a recipient is easy, forwarding multiple items can take a lot of time if done manually, one by one. Fortunately, it is possible to select multiple messages and forward all of them in one go. Here is how to do it on your Windows Phone.

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Posted August 14, 2014 by

How Do I Create a Folder of Apps on My Lumia Windows Phone?


Since the Lumia phone’s Start screen is a collection of live tiles, keeping too many of them on the screen could clutter the interface and make it difficult to locate the apps you want quickly. In this case, grouping similar apps into a folder is an efficient way to organize your apps. Here is how […]

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Posted August 13, 2014 by

How Do I Hide Apps on My Lumia Windows Phone?


If you have kids, chances are they often use your phone to play games. When they do, you may want to hide working apps, files, or inappropriate content from them and let them only access the apps or games that you choose. This task can be achieved using the Apps Corner feature in your Windows […]

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Posted July 22, 2014 by

View and Edit Two Files Side By Side in SQL Server and Notepad++

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Notepad++ is the editor that programmers prefer most because it is fast and lightweight. It is also bundled with tons of features and smart plugins. Notepad++ can be downloaded for free and is available on Windows as well as other operating systems. There are various tips and tricks that you can use to increase your […]

Posted July 8, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8.1: Changing Notification Sounds for Individual Apps

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Setting different notification sounds for your apps can help you identify which app or event is causing the buzz on your phone without even looking at it. This is especially helpful when you are busy. By simply hearing the sound, you can decide whether it is an important notification that you want to read immediately […]

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Posted July 1, 2014 by

Microsoft Excel: Create a Hyperlink to Another Worksheet or Excel Sheet

Creating hyperlinks within a Microsoft Excel sheet helps you to navigate quickly to another worksheet or to another Excel sheet. By creating hyperlinks on the main page, you can keep a list of other worksheets and easily navigate through it. This definitely helps save time if you have several worksheets under an Excel sheet.

Posted May 14, 2014 by

A Beginner’s Guide to Flash Fill in Microsoft Excel 2013

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Some of the most time consuming and irritating aspects of Excel are working with repetitive information. This included writing formulas, formatting, separating dates, and entering names and email addresses manually. Fortunately, the Flash Fill feature introduced with Microsoft Excel’s 2013 edition makes these tasks easier with brilliant automatic filling.

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Posted May 7, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8.1: Edit Shortcuts in Notification Screen

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The new notification center (or action center) in Windows Phone 8.1 includes a row of four handy shortcut tiles at the top which lets users quickly access and make changes to frequently used settings in the system. While the default tiles are quite useful, not everyone has the same needs; a tile that may be […]

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Posted April 29, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8.1: Set Custom Background for Start Screen

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Even though Windows Phone provides a handful of colors that can be used to customize the start screen tiles, sticking only to a solid-colored theme can be boring at times. Fortunately, using an image as the background for the tiles is now possible. Continue reading to find out how.

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Posted April 27, 2014 by

Word: Proofing a Document in Another Language

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By default in Microsoft Word, only the proofing tool for the program’s default language will be installed. This may be a problem if you usually have to work on documents in more than one language and want to use the proofing tool to check for errors. Fortunately, adding additional proofing tools to Word for other […]