Tutorials

  • How to set up Microsoft Cloud App Security

    Microsoft's Cloud App Security add-on will alert you to suspicious sign-in activity in Office 365, Azure and other cloud apps using standard templates or custom policies.

    10 July 19 20:00 Written by Susan Bradley
  • How to turn on Dark Mode in Slack

    Dark Mode inverts system colours, reducing strain on battery life and on your eyes. It also looks pretty cool. The customisation option has now been added to Slack’s mobile apps for Android and iPhone. Here’s how to turn it on.

    14 March 19 06:27 Written by By Marie Black
  • How to go incognito in Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Edge

    While 'incognito' mode in any of the big four web browsers offers a measure of privacy, it doesn't completely hide your tracks online. Here's how the feature works, and how to use it.

    08 March 19 22:00 Written by Gregg Keizer
  • Chromebook cheat sheet: How to get started

    Got a new Chromebook? This guide will help you navigate the ever-expanding world of Chromebook apps and figure out how to make the most of Chrome OS.

    07 March 19 22:00 Written by JR Raphael
  • The Linux command-line cheat sheet

    This select set of Linux commands can help you master the command line and speed up your use of the operating system.

    06 Feb. 19 06:49 Written by Sandra Henry-Stocker
  • Outlook 2016 cheat sheet

    Are you getting the most from Outlook 2016 for Windows? Learn about the key features in Microsoft’s email and calendaring client.

    27 Nov. 18 22:00 Written by Preston Gralla
  • 9 rules for working with headhunters and IT recruiters

    Recruiters, executive search firms and employment agencies are all valuable tools in your job search arsenal. Here are eleven tips for making the most of your relationship with them.

    10 Nov. 18 00:30 Written by Sharon Florentine
  • PowerPoint 2016 cheat sheet

    Are you getting the most from PowerPoint 2016 for Windows? Learn about the key features in Microsoft’s powerful presentation app.

    11 Oct. 18 21:00 Written by Preston Gralla
  • Turning old PCs into new Chromebooks

    Just about any slow, memory-challenged system can get a second lease on life with the lightweight Chrome OS.

    28 Sept. 18 20:00 Written by Brian Nadel
  • How to query your Linux system kernel

    What can your Linux system tell you about the Linux kernel it's using? Let's do a little probing and see.

    09 Aug. 18 21:39 Written by Sandra Henry-Stocker
  • How to get Apple's iOS 12 or macOS 'Mojave' betas

    If you want to be on the cutting edge of Apple software this summer, you can sign up for the company's developer program, or get the public betas of the OSes as they are released. Here's what to do and where to go.

    26 June 18 07:25 Written by Gregg Keizer
  • How to build a consultative culture

    Would you like to eliminate many difficult client situations before they even happen? As I’ve been working with organisations on their IT transformations, more and more I am noticing that many of these situations could have been avoided if a more consultative approach had been taken earlier in the process.

    04 April 18 02:23 Written by By Lou Markstrom