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How To Add Images To Your Slider
  1. View your project in edit mode by clicking the edit button.
  2. Import or drag and drop an image into your editor.
  3. Double click the image and in the popup menu change the filename to something that starts with 'slide'.
  4. Add as many images as you want and make sure to also change the filenames to something that starts with 'slide' (e.g. slide-2.jpg, slide-3.jpg).
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Master The Power Of The Mouse

Happy New Year! Our first blog of 2016 eases us gently into the new year. No scary warnings or technical jargon! Just some helpful tips on using your computer mouse.

SHIFT + mouse click
To highlight all or part of the text on a website or in a document, simply click the start point of the paragraph you want to select, then hold the SHIFT key, while you click at the end point of what you want to select.

Select with double and triple click
Any word can be selected by double-clicking on it. To highlight an entire paragraph, click the mouse button three times on any word within that paragraph.

Use the right-click
If you have selected text and now wish to cut or copy and paste it elsewhere, right-click the highlighted item, cut or copy it and then right-click anywhere else to paste it. An even easier way is to drag the highlighted text while holding the right mouse button, and drop it in the chosen place by letting go of the right button.
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Make the most of the scroll wheel
We all know that a mouse wheel allows you to scroll up and down on a page. However, it can also do a lot more:
  • To open a web page in a new tab, click the wheel over a weblink on a web page.
  • Zoom in and out on your screen by holding down the CTRL key and scrolling up to zoom in and down to zoom out.
  • Within most Internet browsers, press the SHIFT key and scroll down to go back to the previous web page. Press SHIFT and scroll up to go forward again.

Manage the open window with the mouse
Double-click the top title bar of any window to maximize it or, if it is already maximized, to make it smaller.

Customize your mouse
In Windows 10, go to Settings, Mouse & Touchpad, then chose Additional Mouse Options. Here you can:
  • Select a pointer speed.
  • Change the size and colour of the pointer.
  • Tick the “Snap To” check box under the Pointer Options tab. This option automatically moves your mouse to the default button within a dialog box. For example, if you delete a file or close a window, a dialogue box appears asking if you are sure you want to perform the task. With the “Snap To” feature on, the cursor automatically moves to the OK button - all you have to do is click the left mouse button if you agree.