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How to Stop Windows 10 From Lowering Audio Volume on a Call

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If you use your Windows 10 PC to make telephone calls via applications like Skype, Windows automatically lowers the volume level of other sounds by default while a call is taking place. Luckily, it’s possible to adjust that feature or turn it off. Here’s how.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/710106/how-to-stop-windows-10-from-lowering-audio-volume-on-a-call/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Benj Edwards

13 Ways to Open the Control Panel on Windows 10

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While there’s talk of Microsoft axing the Control Panel, it isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Some important settings are only found in the classic Control Panel on Windows 10—they aren’t in the Settings app. Here are 13 ways you can open the Control Panel.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/709843/13-ways-to-open-the-control-panel-on-windows-10/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Marshall Gunnell

How to Remove the Background From a Picture in Excel

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Removing a distracting background from an image allows your audience to focus on the subject matter. Though it’s not known for its image editing suite, you can do this using Microsoft Excel. Here’s how it’s done.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/707651/how-to-remove-the-background-from-a-picture-in-excel/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Marshall Gunnell

How to Assign/Remap Keyboard Shortcuts for Better Productivity in Linux

Remap-Keys-Featured.jpg By default, Ubuntu comes with a set of keyboard shortcuts that you can use straight away. However, you may not like the default mappings of some of these keyboard shortcuts. They might be assigned to shortcuts you’re used to using for something else, disrupting your productivity. For example, if you have a keyboard with a media button, that button is automatically mapped to Rhythmbox. If your favorite media player is VLC, you may want to change the keyboard shortcut to your favorite application. There are several ways to manage your keyboard shortcuts in Linux. You can do it via Xmodmap (and… Read more14275169.gif

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Odysseas Kourafalos

How to Resize Columns and Rows in Google Sheets

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When you open a new Google Sheets spreadsheet, the columns, rows, and individual cells you see will all be a certain size. If you want to see more data in each cell, you’ll need to resize them. Here’s how.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/708758/how-to-resize-column-and-rows-in-google-sheets/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Ben Stockton

How to Mute Chats, Groups, and Channels in Telegram

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Sometimes Telegram can get a bit much. You can get bombarded with messages from a group or channel at just the wrong time. But there’s a way out of this. Here’s how to mute chats, groups, and channels in Telegram.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/711527/how-to-mute-chats-groups-and-channels-in-telegram/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Khamosh Pathak

How to Change the Google Assistant’s Voice

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Google Assistant has a voice that has become somewhat iconic over the years. People hear it and associate it with Google. However, you don’t have to use this voice. There are several others to choose from.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/712125/how-to-change-the-google-assistants-voice/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Fedewa

How to Enable (and Disable) Macros in Microsoft Office 365

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If you repeatedly perform a task, you can save time by using a macro to automate that task. However, not all macros are created equal—some contain malicious code. Here’s how to enable (or disable) macros in Microsoft Office 365.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/706392/how-to-enable-and-disable-macros-in-microsoft-office-365/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Marshall Gunnell

How to Crop a Picture in Microsoft Word

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You can remove unnecessary pixels from an image directly in Microsoft Word using the built-in cropping tool. You can also crop a photo to fit a specific shape. Here’s how to crop a picture in Microsoft Word.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/707505/how-to-crop-a-picture-in-microsoft-word/
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How to Create and Use a Table in Microsoft Excel

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Analyzing related portions of data is easier if you create and use a table in Microsoft Excel. A table allows you to segregate data on a single sheet that you can then manage separately from the rest. Here’s how to create and use tables in Excel.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/706273/how-to-create-and-use-a-table-in-microsoft-excel/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Sandy Writtenhouse

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