Last chance to upgrade to Windows 10 for free-Jan 16!

Microsoft is finally closing the free upgrade option to Windows 10 tomorrow (Jan 16). So, this option is for people who use assistive technologies. But anyone could basically upgrade by going to this website and clicking on Upgrade Now. 

So if anybody is using a previous version of windows this is your last chance!!!

 

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Built in Screen Recording in Windows 10

Did you guys know that Windows 10 has a built in Screen Recording Feature? Well if you didn’t, they definitely have one! It’s part of the Xbox App that is Installed in Windows 10 by default.

One could start by hitting the Windows Key and G.  A popup would appear whether you would like to open Game bar, agree to it.

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Then you could start and stop recording by clicking on the recording button!

Diff Checker

There are many times when you need to compare two documents to see whether they are same or look for any additions or deletions. Rather than manually going through it word by word, there is a free online tool that helps one achieve this task!

It’s called Diff Checker . All you have to do is paste your documents side by side and run the tool. It Instantly shows you the differences between the two documents.

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Saves one a lot of time and effort. It’s definitely worth checking out!

Getting Desktop Notifications from FreshDesk

Fresh Desk is a Ticket Management System. Tickets get assigned to agents and they work on them. Sometimes there might be a back and forth between the customer and the agent. It’s a tool which generates lot of activity and as an agent or an admin of Fresh Desk, one needs to be on top of things.

The Fresh Desk Desktop Notifications feature helps in a big way. One can get notifications/activities on Fresh Desk without opening the website. This basically saves a lot of time and helps Improve the productivity of the agents.

In order to activate Desktop Notifications, one would have to follow these steps-

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  1. Click on the Notifications Icon on the Upper Right Hand Corner of the Home Page.
  2. Select Desktop Notifications.

Viewing Word Documents from SharePoint in One Note

SharePoint is a platform for document management and collaboration. Documents such as Word, Excel and PDF’s are the common document types that are uploaded in SharePoint. In order to view documents in SharePoint, particularly SharePoint Online, you would normally click on a file which opens an Online Version of the Document.

Suppose you have documents that you need to access in a regular basis, it would be Inconvenient for a person to navigate through different pages and finally land Into the Document.

If you have One Note and you need to view the document, all you have to do is copy the URL of the Word Document from the Address Bar and paste it on One Note. After you paste it One Note would automatically render the document. This saves you time navigating and searching for the Document!