Sending Instant Message Attachments Directly from an Office 2013 Application

A tip from Directions' Senior Applications Instructor... Did you know you can instant message an office file directly from the application?  Simply … [Read more...]

Goodbye Hotmail, Hello Outlook

One of Directions Training’s Microsoft Office training experts wanted you to know… If you’re one of 300 million people using Hotmail.com, it’s time … [Read more...]

Directions Training – Guaranteed To Run Computer And Software Training

Cancellations, changes, rescheduling are not only an inconvenience; they can be disastrous, especially when the training is tied to project deadlines. … [Read more...]

Directions Training Announces Direct2You A Virtual Instructor-Led Training Solution

Are you looking to gain new skills, improve productivity, learn how to deploy new technologies or earn more IT certifications but are limited in being … [Read more...]

15 Interesting Microsoft Office 2010 Abilities You May Not Know

Directions Training's Microsoft Office training experts put together a list of fifteen interesting abilities you may not be aware of, that Microsoft … [Read more...]

Top Ten Reasons to Use MS SQL Server 2012 Part 2

Directions Training is well known for its Microsoft SQL Server training to IT professionals. This MS SQL Server training post is in continuation from … [Read more...]

Microsoft Outlook – Avoid the Reply-Allpocalypse

The holiday season is upon us and many business organizations will send out an e-mail about the company’s holiday party. Now imagine if one employee … [Read more...]

Top Ten Things To Know About Microsoft Office 2013

Very soon we will be seeing a new version of Microsoft Office. Known internally as Office 15, the new version is being released as Office 2013, in … [Read more...]

Top Ten Reasons to Use MS SQL Server 2012 Part 1

1. AlwaysOn SQL Server Failover Cluster Instances Multi-subnet failover clusters: A SQL Server multi-subnet failover cluster is a configuration … [Read more...]

Top Ten Windows Server Tips

Top Ten Windows Server Tips Now is the perfect time for desktop support technicians to upgrade their skills to Microsoft Windows Server. Everyone is … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Use These Popular Microsoft Applications

Top 5 Reasons to Use These Popular Microsoft Applications Microsoft Word Microsoft Word will create professional documents with access to the … [Read more...]

Did You Know?…Quick Facts About Microsoft Software

Directions Training put together a quick "did you know" list about popular Microsoft software.  Take a moment and test yourself to see, did you … [Read more...]

Microsoft Applications Tips And Tricks

Here at Directions Training, we thought it might be helpful to put together a list of tips and tricks for Microsoft Application users. Whether you are … [Read more...]

Introduction to ITIL v3 Foundations

Introduction to ITIL v3 Foundations ITIL, or the IT Infrastructure Library, is one of the most talked about and sought after certifications in IT … [Read more...]

Ten T-SQL Statements a New SQL Server DBA Should Know

The ten T-SQL statements that are useful for SQL Server database administrators covered in this blog are classified into four categories: Server … [Read more...]

5 Things You Need To Do Before Taking Your A+ and Network+ Exams

Ok, so you’ve taken your classes, and now you’re ready to start studying for the big exams. Here’s what you need to do before you take your exams. 1. … [Read more...]

4 Steps to Making Your A+ and Network+ Exams as Stress-Free As Possible

n my last post, I talked about the study protocols you can follow to prepare for your A+ and Network+ exams. Now, I’m going to share with you what I … [Read more...]

Top 3 Reasons Why A+ and Network+ Still Matter

There’s a lot of talk amongst career changers as to what program and discipline to pick up and master first. Well, here’s three reasons why A+ and … [Read more...]

Slide Master in PowerPoint 2007

When you go to see a play, or watch a television show, you are aware that there must be a lot going on backstage. The lights come up and down, scenery … [Read more...]

Default Sequence Value for the SmallSearchInputBox MS SharePoint 2010

I’ve been tampering with the SmallSearchInputBox control in Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Well, not directly. I’ve been working to replace the default … [Read more...]