IT Training

  • How can I log off in Windows 10?

    Simple answer - you can't! But only because it's called 'Sign out' in Windows 10! The other thing you need to know about signing out from Windows 10 is that it's not a 'Power' option - i.e. you won't see...

  • Skype for Business whiteboard, poll or Q and A page

    Hi again, Since writing my last blog on using Skype for Business, and receiving a question on the subject on one of my training sessions, I’ve had a play with a few additional Skype for Business features that I’d like...

  • Open event for staff to visit IT training suite, 6 West, Friday 5 May 2017

    Come and visit the new IT Training suite in 6 West, Friday 5 May 2017.  We are holding an open event for staff between 1pm and 3pm and invite you to join us. The new rooms are bright and modern...

  • Using Skype for Business

    Hi all, You are probably aware, if you work at the University of Bath, that Skype for Business has just been rolled out. “So what?” you may ask. So, have a go at using it to communicate with someone, especially...

  • A new home for the IT training suite from January 2017

    A new year means a fresh start for the IT training rooms. From Monday 16 January 2017 the IT training rooms will be located in the newly refurbished 6 West building. If you are registered for a training course taking...

  • Sorting in Excel

    The other day, when I was showing the basics of creating a worksheet in Excel, I was asked  a really good question - one that made me think “I’m sure you must be able to!” and “Why have I not heard (or...

  • IT Training tips: Putting charts in Word documents

    A few people have asked me about the best way to put a chart into a Word document. There are several ways to do this - here are 3 different ways that I use: 1. Copy an existing chart from...

  • New IT training dates available April 2016 to July 2016

    Feel like giving your IT skills a spring clean?  New IT Training course dates, January 2016 to July 2016, are now available to book. Collaborate using Microsoft (MS) OneNote, take one of our Wiki workshops or plan and manage projects...

  • New IT course dates January 2016 - March 2016 now available

    Feel like brushing up on your IT skills this new year?  New IT Training course dates,  January 2016 to March 2016, are now available to book. Collaborate using Microsoft (MS) OneNote, take one of our Wiki workshops or plan and...

  • MindGenius 6 mind mapping software

    For everyone involved in project management, looking to improve communications or personal productivity, or co-ordinate and collect ideas from groups working together, MindGenius is a brilliant tool. Students, MindGenius will help you record details of coursework, think ahead, prioritise work,...