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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Capitalization in Google Docs

Capitalizing a large portion of text or an especially long title can be a pain. Doing the opposite—converting capital letters to lowercase—is equally a waste of time.

Simply choose “Capitalization” from the Format menu in Docs, and select one of the following:

lowercase, to make all the letters in your selection lowercase.
UPPERCASE, to capitalize all the letters in your selection.
Title Case, to capitalize the first letter of each word in your selection.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Volume Control on Desktops/Laptops

Our clever students have figured out how to change the name and settings on the PC/Laptop Volume Controls task bar button.  We have had to make adjustments to the tool rights or policies.  The icon on the task bar will no longer work.