How to find the Windows 10 Creators Update’s hidden desktop themes

windows10themes-100719962-mediumIf you’re looking to pretty up the look of your desktop, there are just under 175 preset themes available in the Windows Store in the Windows 10 Creators Update at this writing—but finding them isn’t so simple. Searching for ‘themes’ in the Store only gets you a bunch of apps and a random assortment of other items. Check out this article from PCWorld.com

Excel Macros Help You Automate Your Spreadsheets: Here’s Where to Find Them

excel-macros-automate-670x335The more you know about Excel, the more powerful the software becomes. Once you’re fairly comfortable with the application, it’s well worth getting to grips with macros. Macros can help remove menial tasks from your workflow, giving you the time to focus on more important matters. More of this article from MakeUseOf.com

How Excel can help with metric and American Standard conversions

microsoft_excel_logo_primary-100567253-medium1Let Excel do the currency and metric conversions you need for your global business or travel. The following Excel functions can be used in Europe with the metric system (officially called International System of Units or SI) and the euro currency. Once you calculate the spreadsheet functions, you can use the various Excel apps to run the programs on your smartphone or tablet. Check out this article from PCWorld.com

How to stop websites from asking for your location in Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

geolocation-100709291-mediumWe’ve already looked at how to turn off location services in the Windows 10 Creators Update. But the operating system isn’t the only way your location gets used. Your browser can also serve up your location, though by default most browsers ask your permission before doing so. More information on this article from PCWorld.com