A Speedometer, Dial or Gauge chart in your Excel 2007 / 2010 spreadsheet will look impressive, especially in a dashboard. It uses a Doughnut chart and Visual Basic code to create a moving needle.
Using List Boxes in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 you can create visually appealing and very easy to use boxes containing lists of items from which users can select one or multiple items.
Bubble charts created in Excel 2007 or Excel 2010 allow you to show data in three dimensions in a visually stunning chart. This can then be saved as a template to be used to create additional charts.
How to generate barcodes in Word 2013 using the hidden DISPLAYBARCODE Word feature. This works with Mail Merge, and data for the barcodes can come from your Mail Merge Datasource.
How to Add a Check Box in a Microsoft Word Document. A useful guide to how to add a check box to a number of Word documents, including lists, questionnaires and surveys.
UserForms in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 allow you to add fully configurable dialogue boxes or User Interfaces to your spreadsheets. They are easy to use, reduce typing errors, save time and look great.
How to mail merge images and photos in Microsoft Word using the IncludePicture field. Detailed step-by-step instructions. Includes a discussion of IncludePicture limitations and workarounds.
Thematic maps show themes or variations across geographical regions. Data is linked to the chart in Excel 2007 or Excel 2010 using Visual Basic code which updates each part of the map automatically.
The SUMIF function in Excel is a great way to quickly summarize data without having to create a pivot table. Follow these simple step-by-step instructions and you will be a pro at it in no time.
Guide for creating to do lists in Excel 2007 / Excel 2010 using Check boxes and Combo boxes. Use Conditional Formatting using formulas and cell values with icon sets to add visual impact to your list.