Garrick Chow

Posts by Garrick Chow

  • 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 Columns (Video)

    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 heading the data in a cell corresponds to, especially when the rows or columns you want to compare are far away from each other. Oftentimes you may find yourself scrolling up and down a sheet just to see the column headers for the...

  • 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 be familiar with some of the options that are available to protect your documents from being viewed or altered by others. And, even security aside, there’s nothing worse than somebody accidentally ruining your Excel doc. To help...

  • 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...

  • A slide from a Prezi presentation.

    Tired of the Standard Slide Presentation? Try Prezi.

    January 18, 2017

    When you think of presentation software, Microsoft PowerPoint is most likely the program that first comes to mind. PowerPoint has...

  • Here's the easiest way to export a PDF in an iPad or iPhone without using a third-party app.

    The Easiest Way to Export a PDF from Your iPhone or iPad

    December 15, 2016

    Occasionally, you may want to share a document, webpage or other content from your iPhone or iPad as a PDF. The advantage of the PDF...