Explore OneNote Additional Features for Android

There are certain features of Microsoft OneNote that make it standalone from the rest. In case you just missed these prominent features here, we will discuss them once again. These features have been added to OneNote for android recently. There have been much about the software, from natural inking competence to language support of left-to-right along with the search improvements, all these features are available so do not get panic and just let us know what you think!

List of highly-rated features of OneNote

  • The latest One Note for android supports the palm rejection for the purpose of natural inking that is more accurate.
  • You can efficiently select your inking and move it around or resize the image with the help of the Lasso tool.
  • Make strategic use of S-Pen, just press the button of your S-Pen to switch from the eraser mode. To get the S-Pen, you can visit Office.com/Setup.
  • You can insert the attachments and PDFs of files from your android devices. Just click on the attachment on your “Android” command center and then choose the file that you wish to add to the page.
  • One of the most powerful features in OneNote is the camera that can be used to add content to your notebooks. You can try it with many other features such as inking on images, access a photo in the gallery from the camera, capturing the images with the front camera and then selecting and adjusting the crop line to documents edges.
  • Sometimes, there is a need for quick capture of a speedy capture without organizing it. The Sticky Notes is one of the perfect places for suck quick works that you can access anytime anywhere without even organizing it on your mobile devices. Just click on the Sticky notes tab to access the “Sticky Notes” across the device.
  • There are some improvements if you want to search for anything in OneNote for Android. The search results are highlighted on the page and you can easily find whatever you are looking for. On your smartphones, you can use the “Find on page” option to locate the search items on the current page.  Remember, the right-to-left layouts are now supported to apply. If the primary settings of your mobile device are already set to a right-to-left language, then your One Note will support a corresponding right-to-left layout.

Note: You can easily avail of these features by downloading the OneNote application via the official website that goes by the URL office.com/setup.

To sum up:

According to the recent sources, the Microsoft OneNote team is gearing up to bring the latest and the advanced features of the software to all the platforms. It is so, to make sure for adding any additional features that you like to see in the product. For more product-related information and the updated versions, you can visit the official website of Microsoft that can be reached via office.com/setup. On the website, you will get a detailed description of the software and its variant programs that will boost the user’s creativity and productivity.

Get your Favorite Office apps in a Single all-in-one app

There is good news for the Microsoft Office users who were using Word, Excel, and PowerPoint on their Android devices. They can now enjoy using these three apps in a single all-in-one package of app exclusively launched for Android users. With the availability of this app on the Google Play Store, users can work on documents, sheets, and presentation under one umbrella.

This take on the part of Microsoft will attract more users to download it in the coming future because of various reasons. Users generally deploy the full-fledged version of Office on their device even if they only need to use Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. This all-in-one app will now reduce the hassle of downloading different apps separately which took a lot of space on your phone. The users can now take a breath of sigh after hearing this news. But, there is a catch that this release has been done with a caution about which we will get to know later. If you have a specific query related to Office applications then visit Office.com/Setup.

Compact Office app for android users

The users who wished to edit and format a number of files and documents on a single platform can relish the features of this app. This app is specifically for Android smartphone users from where they can simply restructure everything related to their document which they are working upon.

Earlier, Google also tried doing a similar thing by combining these apps. This amalgam was available at the Google Drive app. By using this application, users could work on Documents, Spreadsheets, and create presentations just like you do on MS Office. But with the new app, you get some additional features with it; OneDrive connectivity along, login help, and scanning of the PDF files which was missing in Google’s amalgamation of apps.

What are the limitations of this new app?

As noted earlier that there is a catch with the app, let u discuss what some of its limitations are. The biggest drawback is that you can deploy it only on AndroidOS which means iPhone users cannot take its benefit. According to some reports, the app does not support Chromebooks or tablets which devoid the users of its facilities. 

How to download the app?

Downloading an application is however easy from the ‘Google Play Store’ but you can still learn about the simple procedure of downloading the all-in-one app:

  1. Open your Android device and tap on the icon of “Play Store”.
  2. When it opens, navigate to the search bar.
  3. Here, enter “Word, Excel, PowerPoint& More” and you will see a list of applications.
  4. Choose the right one from the list and click on the “Install” option present under the app.
  5. The downloading and installation process will take a few minutes to complete.

After this, you can start using the application for different purposes. Along with the features mentioned above, you may also sync this app with Windows 10 notes app. On top of that, you get to use the Office Lens scanner with it.

How to complete MS Office documents by just talking?

We all know that typing does take more time than writing for some content. With Office Windows 8 software you will get the accessible features that are readily available and designed to make your computer listen and type to what you are saying.  With the advanced feature of speech recognition, you can easily control the Office apps with your voice commands. Establishing Office 2013 will assist you to work with speech recognition with a two-stage process.

In this two-stage process, the first stage is if your computer doesn’t have an inbuilt microphone then you have to establish one. Once the microphone is connected, you just have to activate the speech recognition and make it recognize your voice, speech, and commands. Remember, if you have something specific to ask related to Office subscription then visit Office.com/Setup.

How to set up your Microphone?

  1. First of all, you need to connect a microphone to your computer if you do not have one.
  2. Just plug in the microphone in the auto input slot on your computer.
  3. Now, you can even consult your computer’s documentation for more process if need.
  4. Enter “Windows- Q” on your keyboard to start the search prompt.
  5. Now, just enter and search for “Set up a microphone” option in the field and then tap on the “Enter” button to process the command.
  6. Once you have opened the “Set up a microphone” tab. You have to follow the on-screen prompts to configure the microphone in use.
  7. Remember, the microphone configuration is very much essential so that the Office can hear you properly while writing for your speech.

How to start using Speech recognition?

  1. First of all, you need to enter “Windows- Q” and enter the “Speech recognition” tab in the search bar and then tap on the “Speech recognition” to open the screen.
  2. Tap on the “Train your computer to better understand you” option and follow the on-screen prompts and speak clearly in normal volume.
  3. Now, start the “Speech recognition” screen and say “Start listening” in the microphone attached to the device.
  4. Remember, issuing the verbal command with the “Speech recognition” command starts the voice-activated controls on the computer.
  5. Now, start the Office app and then say “What can I say?” in Microsoft to see the list of commands.
  6. You can tap on the mouse I the body of the document and dictate the text.
  7. Remember, you can also edit the current text using the verbal commands such as “Correct”, “Delete” and “Select”.

In a conclusive viewpoint:

We hope that in this article you will get a view of how you can use the speech to text option and complete your MS Office assignments within no time. However, if you have issues and queries related to the topic then we recommend you visit office.com/setup, where you will get all the relatable contents for the same discussion.

Arm your devices with McAfee to avoid ‘zero-day threats’

This earth is full of people who spend most of their time using smart devices. Every day some technological development takes place and we get to witness something new in the digital world. But, the truth is that, not only the technology gets improved but also new bugs make way to our digital lives. This is where ‘zero-day threats’ come in. If you do not know much about it, then worry no more. We are going to learn a few essential things that you should know about it. Along with this, we will learn how McAfee products downloaded via McAfee.com/Activate can help us in such situations.

What is a ‘zero-day threat’?

In simpler terms, we can say that, whenever we use our devices to surf the web, at that time some unknown guests make entry to our systems. These devices, tend to have bugs and other vulnerabilities which if not removed may give way to ‘zero-day threats’. That is why users are recommended to install updates especially bug removal updates so that such threats can be avoided. In this threat, cybercriminals, take advantage of these vulnerabilities and infect our devices with whatnot.

To explain ‘zero-day’, we can say that it is a period from the time a bug is discovered to the time when it is reported. Therefore, the bug fixers get zero-day to find out a fix for that particular bug and that is why it is known as a zero-day threat. Although they may not as effectively harm our devices as other threats, when they combine together to attack a system, they can wreak havoc.

How to stay protected?                            

Now, you must be thinking, what can you do to stay one step ahead of such threats? Well, there are a few precautions you can take to avoid zero-day threats and these are discussed below:

  • Update your apps and programs regularly- this is the first thing you should consider along with using rock-solid passwords on the online platforms you use. As soon as the update rolls out, you should immediately download it without giving it a second thought.
  • Avoid using too many apps- one should avoid downloading so many unnecessary apps because not only it will fill up your storage but also it will give way to vulnerabilities to a larger extent. Also, do not download an app from a platform other than the official ones.
  • Use McAfee SiteAdvisor- this product from mcafee.com/activate provides comprehensive security to your device when it has high chances of getting attacked. Moreover, users should be notified about a dangerous website when they try to visit it.

To conclude

Other than this, McAfee LiveSafe, another McAfee product, increases the likelihood of monitoring your devices from malware. In case, you are wondering which product to choose for comprehensive endpoint security, then you may consider navigating to mcafee.com/activate. Here, you will come across innumerable articles that are available to resolve user queries about McAfee and its products.

How to Change Macros in the Excel Visual Basic Language?

If we talk about the visual basic programming it is a very powerful tool of the MS Excel environment. In Excel, the MS Macros are created by the language by offering enhanced interactivity with real calculations. There are many spreadsheet designers who wanted their products to be compatible between the MS Office and its alternative source that is known to be Open Office. However, the visual basic macro language is not clearly supported by the Open Office app.

When you try to convert excel files to the Open Office app, there is additional work that is clearly needed if the files do contain macros. As this is a common problem to deal with, there are different tools that are available to streamline the process. In this article, you will get to learn the steps to change MS Excel Macros to access the Open Office apps. If you have some other specific queries then visit Office.com/Setup. Just let us start with the topic and take to further to discuss.

Steps to change MS Macros to access Office app

  1. First of all, you need to find a suitable utility program in order to convert the macros in the Excel visual basic language to the code that is on the need to Open Office.
  2. Remember, a free option is the online conversion program that is offered by the Business spreadsheets.
  3. This webpage enables you to paste the visual basic code into a text box that automatically covert into CalcBasic.
  4. There will be no automatic conversion between the two languages which is the process for tweaking which is necessary to ensure full functionality in the Open Office app.
  5. This utility is good for the programmers who want to jump-start the conversion so that all the Open office users will have to access their macro programs.
  6. Just install a visual basic package in the Open Office application. It is clearly convenient as it allows the Open Office to run the Visual Basic without ant conversion.
  7. Remember, this is not ideal for the spreadsheets relevant to a mass audience as every user needs to make an update to their “Open Office” software.
  8. The Go-oo program extends the Open Office software to a variety of file that allows the users to integrate many apps.
  9. There is an additional solution to this is a complete reconfiguration of the Open Office installation that is running on the network.
  10. You need to acquire a version of an Open office app that is having a build-in feature of Visual compatibility.
  11. There are 10 versions of Open Office that supports Visual Basic compatibility.
  12. Just open the Open Office app in its native format that does not recognize the visual basic code, so this option is only suitable for the programmers that help the users to have a controlled user base.
  13. Doing this will complete the process to change macros in the Excel Visual Basic language.

In a conclusive viewpoint:

We hope that this article helps you to change MS Macros to access Office app. However, if you are still stuck in between the steps or you have related queries then we recommend you visit office.com/setup. You will get to learn all the aspects related to the Office applications to setup.