How to embed linked images in Microsoft Word

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Have you ever shared a Word document with someone only to find the images it included didn’t get sent over? This is probably because the images you had were linked rather than embedded. You now have two options: ZIP the entire folder with the Word document and all the images (and hope that the links…

The black art of estimation

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How long is a piece of string? It’s a common question and one I’ve occasionally used in reply when asked “We are building this new thing. How long will it take to provide some documentation for it?” Estimating the amount of time it takes to write documentation is tricky as it relies on many differing,…

Upgraded

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What I did (for Lyle and anyone else). Usual caveats apply, if you’ve done a lot of hacking then YOU need to know what YOU’VE changed. This is all taken from the WordPress Upgrade documentation. Worked for me. The Preparation 1. Backup your database and the files on your site. 2. Download the WordPress ZIP…

Odd

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Cripes. Almost over. Where did it go? What did we do? I hate weekends like this, ZIP! and they’re done.

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ZIP

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Caron Keating R.I.P., create World Blogs page, finish compiling book list, which car to buy?, compile DVD list, find PNG icons for Y’z Dock, Kevin McDermott Orchestra CD needs replacing (it’s almost transparent), Pick up futon tonight, clear out colleagues desk for her, when is ellipitical trainer arriving?, gas bill needs paying, Stuart’s birthday, Mother-in-laws…

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Progression

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Back on the skinning/custo thing. Been downloading wallpapers and skins like mad. My hard disk is getting seriously whacked and I really need to back things up. So I should really be saving my pennies to buy a new power lead for my ZIP drive, but it’s so damn slow and a lot of the…

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