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Brendan Moran - IT Consultant and IT Trainer, Wicklow, Ireland - Part 2

Database Training — Microsoft Access 2010, 2013 and 2016

Access 2013Among the top­ics that I cov­er in my Microsoft Access 2010 / Access 2013 / Access 2016 train­ing are the fol­low­ing:

  • Rela­tional Data­bas­es
  • Nor­m­al­ised Tables
  • Tables
  • Quer­ies
  • Forms and sub forms
  • Reports and sub reports
  • Mac­ros
  • VBA Pro­gram­ming for Access
  • Secur­ity
  • Net­work­ing Front End and Back End Data
  • Recov­er Data from cor­rupt Access Data­bas­es
  • JAWS com­pat­ible data­bases for com­puter users whose vis­ion loss pre­vents them from see­ing screen con­tent

Word Processing — Microsoft Word 2010, 2013 and 2016

Microsoft Word 2013Among the main areas that I train for Word 2010, Word 2013 and Word 2016 include the fol­low­ing:

  • Cus­tom­ising Word
  • Cre­at­ing and sav­ing doc­u­ments
  • Set­ting up tem­plates
  • Edit­ing Doc­u­ments
  • Deal­ing with para­graphs
  • Pages, Sec­tions, Head­ers and Foot­ers
  • Doc­u­ment Tools
  • Mail Merge
  • Auto­Text and Auto­Cor­rect
  • Tam­ing the Rib­bon in Word 2007 / Word 2010, Word 2013 and Word 2016
  • Using XML for Cus­tomised Menus and  and Tem­plate Devel­op­ment
  • Deal­ing With Long Doc­u­ments

Brendan Moran — Computer Training & IT Consultant

The pur­pose of this site is to help small to medi­um busi­ness nav­i­gate through the huge sea of infor­ma­tion on com­put­ers. I try to give you more con­trol over the com­put­er side of your busi­ness and help with your inter­net strat­e­gy. Whether it is com­put­er train­ing or data­base devel­op­ment work, I can help you with your spe­cif­ic needs. I also offer a range of tips on Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, Pow­er­Point and Word­Press etc for clients so please vis­it these sec­tions. I am avail­able as a Free­lance Train­er. I am also an Adobe Cer­ti­fied Train­er spe­cial­is­ing in Dreamweaver and Pho­to­shop.

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Bren­dan Moran

CryptoLocker — A Real Nasty Virus

cryptoOnline attack­ers are using encryp­tion to lock up our files and demand a ran­som — and AV soft­ware prob­a­bly won’t pro­tect you.

There are ways to defend your­self from Cryp­toLock­er.

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Microsoft Admits Windows 8 Disaster

win8xThe Finan­cial Times report­ed today, 7th May 2013,  that Microsoft admits that Win­dows 8 has been a dis­as­ter.

Microsoft is prepar­ing to reverse course over key ele­ments of its Win­dows 8 oper­at­ing sys­tem, mark­ing one of the most promi­nent admis­sions of fail­ure for a new mass-mar­ket con­sumer prod­uct since Coca-Cola’s New Coke fias­co near­ly 30 years ago.

Key aspects” of how the soft­ware is used will be changed when Microsoft releas­es an updat­ed ver­sion of the oper­at­ing sys­tem this year, Tami Reller, head of mar­ket­ing and finance for the Win­dows busi­ness, said in an inter­view with the Finan­cial Times. Refer­ring to dif­fi­cul­ties many users have had with mas­ter­ing the soft­ware, she added: “The learn­ing curve is def­i­nite­ly real.”