‘How To’ – Checking E-mail

Tuesday, December 25, 2007

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Curious Phrase – Three Sheets to the Wind

Saturday, December 22, 2007

Meaning: Very drunk or intoxicated

Example: The groom made it to the alter, but he was three sheets to the wind.

Origin: The phrase comes from 18th-19th century English Naval terminology. The original phrase was “three Sheets in the wind” and referred to the erratic behavior of a ship that has lost control of all of its sails.

In nautical terminology sheets are the ropes that adjust the position of the sails relative […]

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Software Tip – Word (file drop)

Friday, December 21, 2007

Word – Dropping one file into another opened file

Back by Popular Demand (and on request by Linda Jeffers)

 

Often, I want to take one Word document and drop it into another Word document without cutting and pasting. The reason I usually want do this is because the document I’m dropping has a text box and/or other formatting. In this instance, a cut a paste function doesn’t recognize all that formatting.

There’s a very simple way […]

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Quote of the Month – Jan ’08

Friday, December 21, 2007

About Competition:

 

Pay attention to your competitors, but pay more attention to what you’re doing. When you look at your competitors, remember that everything looks perfect at a distance. Even the planet Earth, if you get far enough into space, looks like a peaceful place.

– Bob Parsons, CEO of Godaddy.com

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