Category Archives: Productivity

Have You Met…LOREM and RAND?

People doing website or document layouts often need to use filler text to work on the page layout prior to having the content finalized.  This week’s two-minute “Have You Met” video introduces a couple of useful, but little-known, functions in Office to automatically create “Lipsum” or random filler text in Office documents.  Meet LOREM and RAND:

Have You Met…Modern SharePoint Lists?

Microsoft recently announced the (limited) release of the new lists in SharePoint Online, as part of Office 365.  For those of you who use lists extensively, I think you’ll find some significant changes and improvements here, and Microsoft has opened the door to the use of “PowerApps” (still in preview, video on this coming soon) and Microsoft Flow, for creation of SharePoint-aware mobile apps by “citizen developers,” ie, people like me who don’t have coding chops but who understand the application, can configure, drag drop, etc.

Have a look, and don’t hesitate to contact Collacrity if we can shed more light on the subject.