Garrick Chow

Posts by Garrick Chow

  • By hand-drawing your table in Microsoft Word you can quickly customize the table to what you want.

    VIDEO: How to Hand-Draw a Table in Word (It's Pretty Cool)

    July 18, 2017

    One of the fastest and most common ways to add a table to a Microsoft Word document is to click the Table menu in the Insert ribbon, and then drag out a grid with the row and column dimensions you need. But, when you create a table this way, or even by using the Insert Table command, the table always expands to fill the width of the entire page or column in...

  • The Picture in Picture feature in iMovie allows you to conceal a part of video in iMovie.

    How to Block Out Someone's Face – or Anything Else – in iMovie

    June 9, 2017

    Occasionally, you may be editing a video in which you want to hide or obscure something in the frame that you don’t want the viewer to see. For example, you may want to hide someone’s face or a street address. It’s relatively easy to do this sort of thing with professional-level video editing software, but if you’re using iMovie you’ll find that it doesn’t have...

  • How to edit a PDF in Microsoft Word, you have to convert it into a Microsoft Word document first.

    The Easiest Way to Edit a PDF in Microsoft Word (Video)

    June 19, 2017

    I’m often asked whether it’s possible to edit the content in a PDF document. Although the PDF format is great for ensuring your documents maintain their original look-and-feel when viewed by others on their own devices, it’s not simple to edit or copy the content within them. This can be a good thing if you’re trying to protect your content from reuse by others....

  • Freezing rows and columns is particularly helpful when working with a large spreadsheet.

    How to Easily Compare Data in Excel by Freezing Rows and...

    April 19, 2017

    When working with a large amount of data in a spreadsheet in Microsoft Excel, it can become difficult to figure out which category or...

  • These tips will ensure nobody accidentally or intentionally messes with your Excel spreadsheets.

    How to Protect Your Excel Documents

    March 21, 2017

    Considering the fact that Microsoft Excel documents are often used to process and share sensitive numbers and data, it’s important to...

  • How to generate a PDF in any Windows 10 application

    You Can Now Generate a PDF From Any Windows 10 App. Here's ...

    February 16, 2017

    Before the release of Windows 10, there was no native way to save documents as PDFs in Windows. If you wanted to share a file as a PDF...