Category Archives: Reader Question

How To Create A Reminder Email For Outlook Email From Excel

Do you want Excel to alert you of an approaching due date? Do you want to be able to send an automatic email to a person related to an item in that spreadsheet? Try it this way: Continue reading

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How To Print An Outlook 2007 Calendar With 15 Minute Increments

For many people the default setting in the Outlook calendar of 30 minutes time increments is not granular enough. For some, a 15 minute schedule is more useful. But the problem people run into with Outlook 2007 is trying to … Continue reading

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How To Update Your Twitter Status from Facebook

I have already addressed how to update your Facebook status from Twitter, but in the comments I was asked if you could do the opposite – update Twitter from Facebook. Yes You can! There is a Facebook application called fb2twitter … Continue reading

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How To Create Your Own Group in Facebook

So you are officially addicted to Facebook and are ready to start your own “1,000,000 Sigs To Show How Awesome I Am” group. Several people friends have emailed me asking how they can create their own group in facebook – … Continue reading

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How To Wrap The Text of Outlook Calendar Appointments To See Meeting Details

I am using Outlook 2007 w/ Windows Vista.  In previous versions, I was able to wrap the text of calendar appointments when printing my calendar so that all meeting details would actually print.  How do I do this in outlook … Continue reading

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How To Update Your Facebook Status With Twitter

Would you like to be able to update your facebook status from your favorite Twitter program? Then let’s do it! The inspiration? Subject: How do I get my tweets from Twitter on Facebook? “Dear Dan:  I noticed that you can … Continue reading

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Insert a Drop Down Calendar Menu In Excel – Choose a Date!

So you want to create a drop down calendar in Excel? Apart from sending alerts to Outlook from Excel (working on that article as well) this has been the most requested how-to as of late. For example: Reader Tim Asks: … Continue reading

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