We are often complimented on how useful the ‘Top Tips’ are at the bottom of our Newsletters… so we thought we would compile a few of the most popular over the years into one blog.
To delete files or folders quickly without dragging them to the trash bin, just use Shift + Del.
In the search bar in Outlook, use the AND/OR command (capitalised), to find an email that contains more than one keyword.
Lego Minifigures hold cables! No need to leave your cables in a tangled mess, their ‘hands’ are the perfect shape to hold them. A base of bricks or blob of blu tack may be needed to prevent the Minifigure from tipping over.
Made a mistake? Use Ctrl + Z to undo an action on Windows.
Do Nothing for 2 Minutes is a website that wants you to do nothing except relax and listen to their wave music for 2 minutes.
To create a ‘tab group’ in Chrome, simply right-click on a tab and click ‘create group’. You can create as many groups as you want and adjust the name and colour of your groups.
In a rush to take a photo? Double-tap the power button on an Android phone to open the camera.
Shake and Undo… shake your iPhone and Undo typing to delete your message. Changed your mind? Shake again and tap on Redo typing to get the original message back.
Accidentally closed a tab? Simply press Ctrl + Shift + T (or Command + Shift + T on a Mac) to reopen the most recently closed tab and get back to what you were doing. You’ll wonder how you ever lived without this trick!
Your best search engine for university assignments is not google.com… use scholar.google.com instead.