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Office 365 beefs up anti-phishing measures

October 30th, 2018 Imagine IT office, office 365, phishing, safe links, 2018october30office_a, advanced threat protection, anti-impersonation, anti-spoofing, microsoft office, office 365, phishing, safe links, 2018october30office_a, advanced threat protection, anti-impersonation, anti-spoofing, microsoft

There are plenty of things to love about Office 365. For a small monthly fee, it gives you the latest cloud-based version of Microsoft Office apps and robust communication tools that improve collaboration and productivity. But it’s also an extremely secure platform that can defend against the most cunning phishing attacks.

4 handy Cortana commands for you

October 29th, 2018 Imagine IT commands, personal, 10, 2018oct29_windows_a, activated, assistant, cortana, microsoft, voice, windows commands, personal, 10, 2018oct29_windows_a, activated, assistant, cortana, microsoft, voice, windows

You’ll find Cortana, Microsoft's voice-activated personal assistant, extremely helpful for daily tasks, like rescheduling meetings, drafting an email, or dealing with several other time-consuming work. Learn how to use the following Cortana commands to make life so much easier for you.

SharePoint or OneDrive: What’s best for SMBs?

September 27th, 2018 Imagine IT cloud, office, office 365, onedrive, 2018september27office_b, microsoft, sharepoint cloud, office, office 365, onedrive, 2018september27office_b, microsoft, sharepoint

Storing files in the cloud is common nowadays, making things convenient for business owners who want to manage their data on the go. But the number of ways to do this can be daunting, especially to the uninitiated. Don’t get lost in the sea of options. This handy guide will tell you whether SharePoint or OneDrive is right for you.

Which web browser is perfect for you?

September 20th, 2018 Imagine IT chrome, opera, safari, 2018september20webandcloud_a, apple, edge, google, microsoft, Web & Cloud, web browsers chrome, opera, safari, 2018september20webandcloud_a, apple, edge, google, microsoft, Web & Cloud, web browsers

The battle of the web browsers has raged on for years. While the classic rivalry between Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer has long passed, we are now facing a broader field of competition. There are currently four web browsers competing for space in your hard drive, and we've drawn up this list of their advantages and...

Boost user productivity with MyAnalytics

September 19th, 2018 Imagine IT business productivity, office, office 365, data analytics, machine learning, microsoft business productivity, office, office 365, data analytics, machine learning, microsoft

Machine learning is all the rage nowadays, and few vendors are providing as many solutions powered by this new technology as Microsoft does. Office 365 includes “intelligent” functionality for analyzing your employees’ time and coaching them on how to use it more efficiently.

3 Microsoft Excel tips to master

September 12th, 2018 Imagine IT business, office, 2018september12office_a, analysis, data, digital, excel, literacy, microsoft, software, tool business, office, 2018september12office_a, analysis, data, digital, excel, literacy, microsoft, software, tool

Every computer user must be well-versed in various office programs, including Microsoft Excel. If you only know a few basic commands, you haven't fully mastered Excel. Here are a few features that can make your life easier.

3 Tips on managing Windows 10 notifications

September 11th, 2018 Imagine IT notifications, os customizations, 2018september11windows_a, action center, desktop alerts, microsoft, windows, windows 10 notifications, os customizations, 2018september11windows_a, action center, desktop alerts, microsoft, windows, windows 10

Microsoft has equipped Windows 10 users with a comprehensive set of tools to get their action center settings under control. Unfortunately, most desktops come with an abundance of software and features that result in more notifications. If you’ve reached the point of oversaturation, these three tips can help you better manage your action center.

New Office 365 cyberattack on the loose

August 27th, 2018 Imagine IT 2018august27office_a, office, office 365, outlook, phishing, scams, security, cyberattack, microsoft, sharepoint 2018august27office_a, office, office 365, outlook, phishing, scams, security, cyberattack, microsoft, sharepoint

Phishing scams disguise malicious links and emails as messages from trusted sources. The most recent scam to watch out for almost perfectly imitates a trusted invitation to collaborate through Microsoft SharePoint. It’s a three-step attack that’s easy to avoid if you know how it works.

7 Ways to personalize your Windows 10

August 24th, 2018 Imagine IT 2018august24windows_a, personalization, customization, microsoft, preferences, settings, virtual desktops, windows, windows 10 2018august24windows_a, personalization, customization, microsoft, preferences, settings, virtual desktops, windows, windows 10

Whether you want to have a darker color scheme, run several apps at the same time, or display multiple desktops, Windows 10 gives you many options to personalize your PC. And while some customization options are less obvious than others, it is worth the effort to get your Windows 10 to look and function the way you want it to. Here are a few...

4 tips to speed up your Windows 10 computer for free

August 8th, 2018 Imagine IT 2018august8windows_c, operating system, application, disk cleaner, microsoft, speed, tips, windows, windows 10 2018august8windows_c, operating system, application, disk cleaner, microsoft, speed, tips, windows, windows 10

If your Windows 10 computer is starting to slow down after some time, there are ways to make it run faster without breaking the bank. The following tips will improve your computer’s performance without the need for more hardware.