Top Features of Visio 2013

Visio 2013 has taken the student market by storm and as so many of you are opting to buy this great piece of software we wanted to share with you the top three features of Visio. For those of you that don’t know – Microsoft Visio is a diagramming tool that can be used to visually communicate technical as well as non-technical representations of ideas, processes, concepts, structures, layouts, software models, blueprints, etc, which is perfect when typing up your revision notes! Microsoft Visio eliminates the boring and difficult process of creating diagrams, by providing the tools to create complex…

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Office 365 – Stay connected – no matter how far from home you may be!

Whether you’re an international student studying in the UK or abroad or you’re lucky enough to be going backpacking across Europe this summer; let Microsoft help you stay connected on your travels. Whatever life choices you are embarking upon, Phoenix Student Store will be there with you, offering you discounted software that can help you ‘stay connected’ along the way. So, ‘how can they help me?’ you may be asking yourself.   The answer is: Microsoft Office 365 Hola, 感叹词, bonjour, مرحبا: Say hello with Microsoft Translator* Did you know that there is a translation feature built right into your…

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Office 365 ‘vs’ Google Docs

Microsoft Office is a piece of software that we all know and love and the new features of Office 365 have not let us down, so why are people migrating to Google Docs? Yes it’s free – but there are definite limitations. We’re not going to sit here and tell you all (maybe just a few) of the reasons you shouldn’t opt for Google Docs (a Bing search can do that); instead what we will do is tell you all of the reasons you should get Office 365. Its then up to you to make your mind up – and…

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4 Top Tips For Using Microsoft OneNote

We have finally come to the end of our whistle stop tour of Microsoft Office, presenting you with all the amazing new features that will help you succeed not only at uni but in all aspects of your life – it’s astonishing what one piece of software can do. Our final job is to update you on the features OneNote has to offer. For any student this is a great programme for jotting down notes and making sure you don’t forget anything. Juggling your work and personal life can be challenging so let OneNote take away the stress and keep…

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4 Top Tips For Using Microsoft PowerPoint

Last week we brought you all the new features from Microsoft Word, today we give you a guided tour of what PowerPoint has to offer. Hope you are as amazed as we are – Uni life just got a whole lot easier with this programme! 1.       Blissful Formatting With Smart Guides it’s easy to perfectly align shapes and images in presentations. You can also customise the colour of the guides which makes editing much faster. Give it a try! 2.       Student Report PowerPoint Use this colourful student report PowerPoint template to create an impression – includes easy-to-follow instructions on how…

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