10 tips for mastering Microsoft Word’s spell check feature

You use Microsoft Word's spelling checker every day, and probably just as often encounter some of the tool's puzzling behavior. Do you know how to get rid of a word that you mistakenly

Published on: March 14th, 2012 Helen Bradley

i4i could sue many more vendors if it wins Microsoft case, say experts

If Microsoft Corp. loses its appeal against i4i Inc., the Toronto-based software developer could have legal grounds to pursue patent infringement lawsuits against many other software vendors, according to a law firm. Both

Published on: October 7th, 2009 Brian Jackson


Injunction barring Microsoft from selling Word can be reinstated, says Toronto firm

Just a day before a crucial hearing in the patent infringement case between Canadian developer i4i Inc. and Microsoft Corp., i4i's top executive said that the injunction that forbids Microsoft from selling Word

Published on: September 24th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Eye for an eye – Toronto firm triumphs as U.S. court orders Microsoft to stop selling Word

Toronto-based i4i Inc. won't rule out taking further legal action against Microsoft Corp. in Canada after a Texas judge ordered the software giant to stop selling Microsoft Word.i4i makes software for document management

Published on: August 13th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Two smart

Microsoft Office 2007 isn't cheap. The full standard edition lists for $399, and other editions cost between $149 and $499. Besides rare promotions like last year's "Ultimate Steal," Microsoft Corp. will discount its

Published on: March 10th, 2009 Eric Lai

Six Microsoft Word 2007 tips that will save you oodles of time

Microsoft's Word has always been an impressively powerful piece of software, with dozens, if not hundreds, of features most people never knew existed. The new "Ribbon" interface in Word 2007 attempts to make

Published on: March 2nd, 2009 Logan Kugler

Time-saving tools and techniques that will impress your boss

Working for a living doesn't have to mean living at work. Whether you're balancing a budget in Excel or crafting a high-powered presentation in Keynote, there are plenty of ways to save time

Published on: November 10th, 2008 Jeffery Battersby, Rik Myslewski and Kirk McElhearn