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How to restore your old iWork documents

You've edited your old Pages, Numbers, or Keynote files in the latest versions of the application and now they can't be opened in the old version. Or can they? If you're willing to undo the recent changes you've made, they can.

iOS apps for resellers

Let your mobile device help you make money through online (or offline) reselling.

Mountain Lion Dictation versus Dragon Dictate

When it comes to dictating to your Mac, you have two great alternatives: The Dictation tools built into OS X Mountain Lion and Nuance's Dragon Dictate. Kirk McElhearn explains which tool is right for different users and different uses.

Editing Excel files on an iPad

Wish you could edit Excel spreadsheets on your iPad? You can, if you’re willing to accept a few compromises.

Editing Word documents on an iPad

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Even though there's no iPad version of Word, you can read and edit Word documents on your iPad if you're willing to accept a few compromises. Joe Kissell shows you how.

Run Office on your iPad

Want to edit Microsoft Office documents on your iPad and file compatibility is your top concern? These services let your iPad run the Windows version of Microsoft Office remotely.

Editing Word documents on an iPad

Even though there's no iPad version of Word, you can read and edit Word documents on your iPad if you're willing to accept a few compromises. Joe Kissell shows you how.

Nine tips for taming text in Pages

Apple's Pages is full of powerful, time-saving features that help you make great word processing documents quickly. Here are nine tips to get you started.

Automator workflow of the month: Export contacts to Excel

Wouldn't it be great if Address Book provided an easy way to export a select group of contacts to an Excel spreadsheet? You can make it happen with Automator's help.

Presenting with the iPad

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Dreaming of the day you can leave the heavy laptop behind and give all your presentations from your iPad? Joe Kissell explores what's possible with the third-generation iPad, AirPlay mirroring, and Keynote.

Presenting with the iPad

Dreaming of the day you can leave the heavy laptop behind and give all your presentations from your iPad? Joe Kissell explores what's possible with the third-generation iPad and AirPlay.

Sync services gone crazy!

If your Mac is being bogged down by syncing and you're using Microsoft's Entourage or Outlook, Chris Breen has a way to stop the bogging.

Automator workflow of the month: Convert PowerPoint to Keynote

Seeking a way to easily open and save PowerPoint presentations in Keynote? This month's Automator workflow shows you how.

SpamSieve no longer sieves with Outlook SP2

If you installed the Microsoft Office 2011 SP2 update before it was pulled, SpamSieve likely no longer works with Outlook. Here's the fix.

Undoing the damage wrought by Microsoft's Outlook update

A recent Microsoft Office 2011 update has made it impossible for some Outlook users to use Microsoft's email client. Chris Breen relates the fix.