Neat tips and tricks

Here you can find a selection of articles and extracts from In Easy Steps, to make things easier.

Accounting and Finance

Practical Accounts & Bookkeeping

Fundamental Accountancy Principles

What is Double Entry? – Coming soon!

Sage 50 Accounts 2016

Price Lists

Quick Reference Tips

Setting up Prepayments and Accruals

VAT e-Submissions

Business and Professional Skills

Agile Project Management

What is Agile Project Management?

Scrum Theory

Online Marketing for Small Businesses

Four Steps to Online Marketing Success

Using Twitter Lists

Using Google Analytics

Digital Editing

How to Use Black and White Selection in Elements 14

Importing RAW Images

Removing Red-Eye in Elements 15


7.0 Nougat

Multitasking with Apps – Android Tablets – Coming soon!



All About Apple Pay

Using Apple Pay

Setting up Family Sharing in OS X

Using Family Sharing in OS X

Using 3D Touch

macOS Sierra


Mission Control – Coming soon!


iOS 10

Enhancing messages in iOS 10

Invisible Messages on the iPhone 7 (and 7 plus)

Travelling with your iPad

Viewing Memories in iOS 10

Voice Typing

Productivity on the iPad  – iWork Apps

Microsoft Office Apps

Google Apps

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office for Android

Excel 2016

Add data from Excel to a Word Document

Operators and the Excel 2016 Calculation Sequences

Calculated Columns – How to Use VLOOKUP

Excel VBA

Creating Variables – Coming soon!

Making comparisons

Word 2016

How to create a Table of Contents

Customizing your Table of Contents

Adding a Watermark

Using the Spike


The Basic Coding Languages

Correcting Coding Errors in Python

Exploring IDLE in Python

Generating a random number in Visual Basic

Essential Elements of a Program


Finding Substrings


Manipulating Input and Output – Coming soon!

Solving the String Problem

Raspberry Pi 3

Gathering Components

Setting up

Storing Functions

Adding Widgets

Managing Layouts – Coming soon!

Scratch Programming

Exploring the Blocks Palette

Cool Scratch Projects – Space Mine 3D

Cool Scratch Projects – Digital Scoreboard

Web Development


Linking to Page Fragments

Utilizing Templates


Advanced Product Options


Creating Variables

Windows 10

The HomeGroup in Windows 10

Resizing Tiles

Viewing All Apps

How to Snap Apps – Coming soon!

Ease of Access Options

InPrivate & Anonymous Browsing

Setting up and Using Cortana

Windows Key Shortcuts

Text to speech – Coming soon!

Windows 10 – covering the Anniversary update

Light and Dark Themes

OneDrive – Coming soon!