Office rebranded to Microsoft 365
Posted 19th October 2022
Microsoft has announced that its iconic Office suite of programmes are to be re-branded as Microsoft 365 from November 2022.
Remove sensitivity labels from Office files
Posted 14th October 2022
If your organisation utilises Microsoft Azure or Purview to apply “security labels” to your Office documents, you may be compelled to have unsightly headers and footers in your documents. There is a way around this, but it’s clunky.
Creating a custom unique ID in a SharePoint list
Posted 3rd August 2021
Use Power Automate with SharePoint to create a customisable unique ID number in a list that does not rely on secondary lists to work.
Batch convert a folder of DOCX files to PDF
Posted 20th April 2016
Use this handy PowerShell script to convert all Microsoft Word DOCX files in a directory into Adobe Acrobat PDF files.
RGB to HEX in Excel
Posted 24th March 2016
Use Microsoft Excel to convert Red-Green-Blue (RGB) values into hexadecimal colour codes and display the relevant colour graphically beside each output.
Rearrange Excel columns via Visual Basic
Posted 16th March 2016
A simple VBA script for rearranging the order of columns in an Excel spreadsheet.
Convert CSV to XLSX via PowerShell
Posted 9th March 2016
A nifty PowerShell script that will take a delimited CSV file and convert it to a XLSX file.
VBA: Create a list of all external data references in Excel
Posted 15th September 2015
Use this simple Visual Basic for Applications script to list every external link within an Excel workbook.
Applying dates to normalised data in Excel
Posted 19th July 2015
Use this formula to apply dates to all variables in a normalised linear list data set in Excel.
Format mail-merge date fields in Microsoft Word
Posted 16th July 2015
Microsoft Word will format dates as mm/dd/yyyy as the default in mail merge documents. The field codes can be changed to enable dates in any format.