The Electric Wand

Weekly tips from the "Tip o' the Week" email distribution inside of Microsoft.

January, 2013

  • Tip o' the Week #156 - some Windows Phone 8 fun

    If you’re a recently lucky Windows Phone 8 recipient, you’ll no doubt have followed all of the instructions in how to set up your new phone, so you’ll already know that you can go to My Phone and reinstall all the apps you’d downloaded onto your previous...
  • Tip o' the Week #153 - Lync 2013 shortcuts

    Happy New Year! On the topic of Year (2013) and New, the Lync 2013 client introduced a whole load of new UI functionality compared to the previous release; for details of what’s new, check out the What’s new in Lync 2013 post on the Lync team blog. One...
  • Tip o' the Week #154 - Outlook 2013 searching - reprise

    Sometimes, the best bits of content benefit from revisiting, improving or just being done in a different way. It was good enough for Sgt. Pepper , and a mainstay of any self-respecting 1970s concept album (try and hear the Supper’s Ready lyrics at the...