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Star Chart App

Star Chart App



 

Have a look at this great star gazing and astronomy app. 
From our own star - the Sun, to the moons of Jupiter and rings of Saturn, 
Star Chart gives you a virtual window into the visible universe.


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Windows 10 shortcut keys

Windows 10 shortcut keys

General
Windows Key – Show the Windows 10 Start Menu
Windows Key + Tab – Launch Task view
Windows Key + D – Show Windows desktop
Windows Key + X – Open Start button context menu
Windows Key + K – Open the Connect quick action (connect to wireless display and audio devices)
Windows Key + I – Open Settings
Windows + R – Run a command
Windows + P – Project a screen
Windows Key + E – Open File Explorer (Windows Explorer)
Windows Key + H – Open the Share content
Windows Key + T – Cycle through apps on the task bar
Windows Key + L – Lock Windows 10 device
Windows + Space – Switch keyboard input language (if you have added at least a second one)
Windows + Shift + [Left][Right] – Move current Window from one monitor to another (when using a multiple monitor setup)
Ctrl + Shift + Esc – Open Task Manager
Alt + Tab – Switch to previous window
Alt + Space – Restore, move, size, minimize, maximize or close current window
Alt + F4 – Close current window

Microsoft Edge
Ctrl + D – Add current site to favorites or reading list
Ctrl + J – Open downloads pane
Ctrl + I – Open favorites pane
Ctrl + H – Open history pane
Alt + C – Open Cortana
Ctrl + Shift + R – Enter reading view
F12 – Open F12 Developer Tools
F7 – Turn caret browsing on for the current tab
Ctrl + K – Duplicate tab
Ctrl + Shift + P – Open a new InPrivate Browsing window

Virtual Desktops
Windows Key + Ctrl + D – Create new virtual desktop
Windows Key + Ctrl + Right arrow – Switch between virtual desktops created on the right
Windows Key + Ctrl + Left arrow – Switch between virtual desktops created on the left
Windows Key + Ctrl + F4 – Close the virtual desktop
Windows Key + Tab – Launch Task view

Cortana
Windows Key‌ + Q – Launch search the web and Windows with Cortana (speech)
Windows Key‌ + S – Launch search the web and Windows with Cortana (keyboard input)
Windows Key‌ + C – Open Cortana in listening mode

Action Center
Windows Key + A – Open Windows 10 notification or Action center
Windows Key + V – Cycle through notifications
Windows Key + Shift + V – Cycle through notifications in reverse order
Windows Key + B – Set focus in the notification area

Game bar
Windows Key + G – Open Game bar when a game is open
Windows Key + Alt + G – Record the last 30 seconds
Windows Key + Alt + R – Start recording (press the shortcut again to stop recording)
Windows Key + Alt + Print Screen – Take a screenshot of your game
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Adobe Photoshop Express

Adobe Photoshop Express


This is a great app for editing web and mobile application.  
It is used to directly edit photos on blogs and social networking sites, 
so that users do not have to download or upload images

Cool!


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English Grammar Pro

English Grammar Pro

 
 

Here is a great Windows FREE App that does various English
components, like parts of speech, Grammar and spoken language.

Very cool!


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10 Things You May Not Know About Excel But You Should Infographic

10 Things You May Not Know About Excel But You Should


1.    Master the Autofill Feature. You think you know it, but there is more to it!
2.    Customize Excel to Your Needs. Save clicks by placing your most often 
       used commands in the Quick Access Toolbar and customize the Ribbon.
3.    Use Range Names Instead of using cryptic cell addresses, you can improve 
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MediaCore Capture

MediaCore Capture


Have you seen the Windows App, MediaCore Capture?
Great thing is that it is free and works on Windows 10 
and Windows phones.

Some of the great features include:
record HD videos and upload to MediaCore at up to 1080p,
add your video to any collection on your MediaCore site,
shoot a new video or choose an existing video from your device,
add metadata about your video such as a title, description or tags and
choose to save as a draft or publish automatically

The Importance Of Technology In Education Infographic

The Importance Of Technology In Education Infographic


Technology in the field of education can be a powerful tool. 
The Importance Of Technology In Education Infographic presents 
5 benefits of technology in education:

Future Oriented: 
The future is all about technology and multi-screening. 
Education can’t lag behind.Learning Becomes Interesting: 
It engages and challenges students with brand new and interactive methods.
Improves Skills: 
Digital learning, communication, collaboration, building teams, 
mobile learning, listening, planning, valuing diversity, problem solving, 
self direction, global awareness, social, presentations, …
Increases Collaboration: 
Students can work and collaborate with people in other locations. 
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OFFICE 2016 MOBILE QUICK START GUIDE

OFFICE 2016 MOBILE QUICK START GUIDE

Click below for all the Mobile quick start guides.





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OneNote for Students – Working with friends using OneNote [Interactive Tutorial]

OneNote for Students - Working with friends using OneNote [Interactive Tutorial]



OneNote is a great place to share ideas and collaborate. 
With project based learning becoming an increasingly 
popular method of teaching in schools, group assignments 
have become more common in education.  A flexible and 
accessible collaborative environment for collating, organising, 
creating and editing content is of huge help to students and teachers.

This interactive tutorial guides you through various ways in which 
students can use OneNote to:

Share a OneNote notebook with anyone
Edit notebooks together in real time
Collaborate on group projects

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 hardware event in 9 minutes

Microsoft’s Windows 10 hardware event in 9 minutes



Microsoft debuted new phones, a new tablet and a Surface Book. 
They even threw in some augmented reality for good measure. 
Here's the highlights from the hardware event.

Excellent!!

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CEO Satya Nadella’s vision for Microsoft

CEO Satya Nadella’s vision for Microsoft


After holding what might be the device event of the year, 
Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella met with Nilay Patel to 
discuss the new hardware and his vision for the company.

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Microsoft Educator Community

Microsoft Educator Community


Join the FREE Microsoft Educator Community with 1.5 million educators 
around the world to collaborate, learn and share around Microsoft technology. 

There is great training in various products as well as lesson ideas that have been
generated by teachers.  Learn about Skype in the Classroom and earn badges for 
courses that you do!!

Brilliant!!


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A+ Math App

A+ Math App




Have fun while you learn and practice addition, 
subtraction, multiplication and division! 
Take a multiple-choice Practice Quiz with no time pressure. 
Or, take on the Speed Challenge, where quickness and accuracy 
count for top scores. Compete with others from around the world
 to see your best time on the top of the global leaderboard.  
Great for kids, no frustration or failure—if you guess wrong, 
you can try again until you choose the correct answer. 
Each round is different, with different problems and 
different choices for answers. 
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HowStuffWorks App

HowStuffWorks App


HowStuffWorks explains thousands of topics, from engines to ESP, 
how microwaves work, etc with video and illustrations 
so you can learn how everything works.


Really AWESOME!!

Click here to go to the App

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OneDrive Sync shared folders to your computer

OneDrive Sync shared folders to your computer  


I must admit this is really incredible.  It gives you the ability to work anywhere
and it is also a way of making sure everything is always available!!

Sync shared folders to your computer  
You can add folders shared with you to your OneDrive so they sync down to 
your computer. They'll look like any other folder, but when you edit files in 
shared folders the changes will show up to everyone else with permission for

365 Ninja Office 365 update

365 Ninja Office 365 update
I have embedded the new updated guide below.




WOW, excellent!!

or click here to get the Online version in Word

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What Does it Mean to be a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert?

What Does it Mean to be a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert?


A great video about the E2 event that happened in 2015

This is a really worthwhile program!
Get involved and 

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Microsoft Virtual Academy OneNote

 Microsoft Virtual Academy OneNote


I have mentioned the Microsoft Virtual Academy before.
I have now finished a number of courses.
This one on The Ultimate Collaboration Tool: 
An Introduction to OneNote is Excellent!


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Get a head start evaluating Windows 10 book

Get a head start evaluating Windows 10 book


Get a head start evaluating Windows 10
with early technical insights from award-winning journalist 
and Windows expert Ed Bott. This guide introduces new 
features and capabilities, providing a practical, high-level 
overview for IT professionals ready to begin deployment 
planning now. This book is a preview, a work in progress 
about a work in progress. It offers a snapshot of the 
Windows 10 Technical Preview as of April 2015, 
on the eve of the BUILD Developers’ Conference in San Francisco


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Microsoft Office 365 Education

Microsoft Office 365 Education

This is a presentation about Microsoft Office 365 Education which was released in July 2015.


This is a really great presentation.  
It covers all the aspects of Office 365 in Education including 
Yammer, OneDrive, OneNote Class Notebooks, Outlook, 
Office Online, Skype for business, SharePoint Sites and Mix

AWESOME!

Click here for Microsoft download
Click here for Google download

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