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Getting started with Microsoft To Do

Microsoft To Do is a list maker, daily planner and task manager. We love it at Smart Dolphins IT because it is easy to use and it helps us stay organized. It is free with a personal Microsoft account, and you can use it through a web browser, desktop application or a...

Microsoft Teams: The Hub for Teamwork

The way we work is changing. Our work today is much more team-based and collaborative with many more remote workers than previous generations. Because of these changes, we need tools that “work the way we do.” Microsoft Teams is the hub for teamwork, where...

Demystifying Microsoft 365

What is Microsoft 365? Microsoft 365 is a subscription plan that includes two distinct offerings: The Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint etc.) Hosted Exchange (Email, Calendars, Contacts etc.). Why consider it? (1) Long-standing, legacy application, most...

Jump Lists!

If you like shortcuts you should be aware of Jump Lists. These handy, customizable menus were introduced with Windows 7. They allow quick access to application specific tasks, recently used files/locations, and favorites. They are very easy to use and require only a...