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Whether you need to track your company's progress over time or simply want to improve your Excel skills, this lesson from Motion Training walks you through the basics of creating line charts in Microsoft Excel. Learn to select your data, make your chart, and mark and label data points. Discover how you can alter your axis to exaggerate changes in the data, and learn how to make charts with multiple series of data. Line charts allow you to present your data in a clear and visually appealing way.


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Want to wow the world with the quality HD video you could be shooting with that iPhone in your pocket? This lesson will teach you the basics of shooting video on your iPhone 4, 4s, or 5. Once you are familiar with the camera app, learn how to hold and focus the camera, and how to view an accurate display of your video. Ready to shoot? Finish this lesson by learning ways to stabilize your camera to make your online video or tutorial appear smooth and fluid.


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Get ready to start your first project in Cubase 7! In this lesson, explore the Project Setup in detail to better understand technical settings like sample rate, bit depth, and Hermode Tuning (HMT). We'll even go into detail about common technical standards, so you can set up your Cubase project correctly. Once you have the best settings to fit your needs, you’ll be well on your way to recording, arranging, or editing your first project!


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Are you hungering for new Microsoft Excel skills? Learn how to make a pie chart! This lesson from Motion Training teaches you to make and modify a pie chart, which tracks the distribution or percentage of data across multiple categories. Learn how to select your numbers, create your chart, and format it by moving individual pie slices (for an 'exploded pie chart'). Give the chart a 3D effect, and see how to label your pie slices with numbers or percentage values and format your legend box.


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One of the most important aspects of recording music is keeping time. Using the click track feature in Audacity will help you do just that! Modeled after a metronome, the click track option establishes a steady rhythm to guide you as you play and record. You can customize the beats per minute and beats per measure to give you the cadence you need. This audio editor also allows you to easily shift your recording and match-up your music!


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Tired of calculating things by hand? This lesson for all versions of Microsoft Excel will show you how to use built in functions to calculate AVERAGE (MEAN), MEDIAN and MODE. In addition you will see how to use a combination of functions to calculate the range from a list of numbers. The worksheet featured in the lesson can be downloaded - just click the paperclip icon at the top right of the lesson player


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If you run your own business, you know how hard it is to keep track of payroll, inventory, customers, and vendors. Guess what? There is an easy way to manage these and other accounting tasks without breaking a sweat! In this first lesson of a beginner QuickBooks course, get an overview of this powerful accounting software and learn just how easy it is to master! Learn to set up a company file, enter critical information, and get ready to use QuickBooks!


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You've learned the basics of navigating Microsoft Office, but how do you create really effective PowerPoint presentations? Motion Training continues his series on PowerPoint 2010 by offering advice on what to take into account when making a good slideshow. See PowerPoint presentation examples, and get a sense of how to tailor your project to your audience and objectives, making your content easy to digest and learning how best to deploy images and graphs.


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We use fonts every time we type, but do we really understand them? In this first in a series of typography lessons from Yes I'm a Designer, get an introduction to the wonderful world of fonts. You'll learn how to use InDesign to view the full range of glyphs in a font (beyond the characters you're used to seeing on your keyboard), discover how fonts are stored on your computer, and unravel the mystery of unicode.


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Learn how to use the numerous formatting options in Excel 2010 to add a professional look to your spreadsheets. The lesson will show you how to apply font formatting, align text and numbers, add color, and work with cell borders. This comprehensive 20-minute lesson includes practice worksheets for you to download and try out your new skills.


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Why just say something in a powerpoint presentation when you could say it in style? This lesson from Motion Training’s Microsoft Office PowerPoint series explains how to deal with text boxes and WordArt. Learn how to make use of PowerPoint templates, edit font size and type, create fancy text, add bullet points, and generally add a little pizzaz to the words in your slideshow. This lesson includes handy keyboard shortcuts and clear examples of making a PowerPoint presentation.


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Learn to navigate Microsoft Word 2010 with grace and ease! In this third lesson from a series of Microsoft Word tutorials, Motion Training teaches you how to open existing documents and how to scroll through the document with a mouse or keyboard. Learn how use spell check to catch spelling and grammar errors, select and delete sections of text, use the undo and redo features, and search a Microsoft Word document for a specific word or phrase.


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A picture’s worth a thousand words, so why not add some to your PowerPoint presentations? Motion Training continues its series on how to use Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010 by introducing you to inserting photos and Clip Art. Learn how to import your own photo or find Microsoft Clip Art. See how to resize, move, and rotate images without distorting them. Make a picture into your slide’s background, or apply a photo effect such as changing the transparency of a picture in your slideshow.


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Time to sort out your knowledge of Microsoft Excel! In this lesson, Motion Training teaches you how to sort your Excel tables by categories other than cell content, particularly color. Find out how to add icons to your cells, then sort by those icons using Conditional Formatting. See how to sort spreadsheets by 'Likes': fill color, font color, or icon color. This lesson is also a great review in using Excel's data sorting functions, including how to add multiple levels at which data is sorted.


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Making the transition to Google Drive? Whether you need to word-process, create a presentation, or compile a spreadsheet, Google Drive’s document types (adapted from Google Docs) have you covered—for free. In this tutorial by Chad McGowan, you will learn how to use Google Presentations, Google Drive’s adaptation of Microsoft PowerPoint.


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Need to store, organize, or manipulate data? In this lesson, Amicron explains precisely what is a Microsoft Access Database, and gives you a tour of its parts and their functions. Find out about early databases and spreadsheets, and then learn about the six main parts of a database: the tables, queries, forms, reports, macros, and modules.


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Build a WordPress site! in seconds! Once you have purchased a domain and installed WordPress in cPanel, all you need to do is pick a theme to have a gorgeous, customized website for personal or business enterprises. This tutorial by Websites Made Easy walks you through the process. As a bonus, you will learn how WordPress helps websites reach the first page of Google, Bing, and Yahoo with search engine optimization (SEO).


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Installing Mountain Lion OS X needn't be as hard as wrestling a real mountain lion! This lesson from Mac and Computer Help gives you step-by-step instructions on updating your Mac's operating system. Learn how to check if your computer is compatible with Mountain Lion, and see a list of hardware requirements. See where and how to buy the system, complete the installation, and set up iCloud. You’ll be using great new features in no time!


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Learn how to use the date and time formatting tools in Excel to apply a variety of date and time formats. This lesson shows how to create your own custom date and time formats in Excel spreadsheets, and introduces a few handy keyboard shortcuts to make date and time entry much faster. This comprehensive 18-minute lesson includes practice worksheets for you to download and try out your new Excel skills. Motion Training makes formatting in Excel easy!


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