4/16 Workshop: PowerPoint 2010 Basics

Free workshop 4/16 @ 5-6pm in the Heathcote Classroom of Renne Library.

Learn the basics of creating a PowerPoint slideshow including terminology, formatting and adding/deleting slides. Ways to “spice up” your presentation such as transitions, sound effects and ways to manipulate the words on a slide. Also how to include video or change the backgrounds on your slides!

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3/4 Webinar: Google Drive

Free webinar 3/4 @ 12-1pm online.

Do you have a Gmail account? Did you know you can upload, edit and share files right at your fingertips and share those files with others? Google Drive is a cloud based file storage application offered to Gmail users. Come learn how to create a Google Drive account, access your account through Gmail, upload and organize content, create files with Google Docs, share documents and folders, and more useful tips. Also learn about the new features of Google Drive and how you can share files between computers and people.

ONLINE webinar: http://montana.adobeconnect.com/googledrive-jf-4mar14/  Join us a few minutes early. Login in as GUEST and download the Adobe Plugin.

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3/14 Workshop: Avoid Malicious Logic

Free workshop 3/14 @ 2-3pm in the Heathcote Classroom of the Renne Library.

Good basic information on what is malicious logic, examples of common infection vectors and a few easy steps to avoid computer infections. Relevant for anyone who utilizes a computer and the internet!

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3/25 Workshop: Outlook 2010

Free workshop 3/25 @ 12-1pm in the Heathcote Classroom of Renne Library.

Learn some MS Outlook best practices and time saving tricks including using the scheduling assistant, quick steps, contact groups, organization rules, and more.

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2/27 Workshop: LastPass

Free workshop 2/27 @ 3-4pm in the Heathcote Classroom of Renne Library.

The last password you have to remember! LastPass allows you to effortlessly save, organize, and access your login data. Learn how to use this free web-based application and see if it’s right for you!

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2/11 Workshop: Excel 2010 Graphing

Free workshop 2/11 @ 12-1pm in the Heathcote Classroom of Renne Library.

Learn how to enter data correctly, choose the best chart type, format your chart appearance, add trendlines, change axes to log-scale, and more. Whether you are a beginner or more experienced Excel user, bring your questions and we can explore the answers together.

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2/25 Workshop: Excel 2010 Formulas & Functions

Free workshop 2/25 @ 12-1pm in the Heathcote Classroom of Renne Library.

Learn more about formulas & functions in Excel. Topics to cover:  referencing cells in formulas, relative vs. absolute references, using auto-fill with formulas, searching for functions, If-Then statements, and more.

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1/30 Workshop: eTrex GPS Basics

Free workshop 1/30 @ 10-11am in the Heathcote Classroom of Renne Library.

Basic information on the eTrex Global Positioning System offered as a tech checkout from the Renne Library! Never get lost again, or learn to geocache!

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2/14 Workshop: Audiobook Options

Free workshop 2/14 @ 12-12:50pm in the Library Conference Room of Renne Library.

Explore the audiobook landscape! Learn about different audiobook products and options including books to download and listen to from the MontanaLibrary2Go database, commercial sites such as Amazon’s Audible, and free Web options such as LbriVox. Bring your listening device — phone, laptop, tablet . . . We’ll get you started!

NOTE: Please make sure you know and can use your MSU NetID and password prior to coming to this workshop.

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2/18 Workshop: Google Search Secrets

Free workshop 2/18 @ 12-1pm in the Library Conference Room of Renne Library.

Learn about hidden Google search features including calculator, movie times, weather and more. Also discover fun tricks about your web browser including PinTabs in Chrome.

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