Monthly Archives: March 2016

How to change author in Word for Mac (Apple)

I love my Apple computers, but sometimes you need to follow a different route than Windows users. When using Track Changes in Word 2016, you need to follow these steps to change the name of the author:

  • Click Word and then Preferences (Top menu)Screen Shot 2016-03-31 at 5.40.10 AM
  • Click User Information under Personal Settings

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  • Add name and initials
  • Sometimes you need to review anonymously, therefore you need to change the author.
  • I have replaced mine with “Reviewer”
  • The new name will show in your track changes

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Have fun!

Mendeley 06 – How to use Mendeley to cite and create a bibliography (Apple)

The basic reason why I want to use this technology, is to cite references in text and to create bibliographies using the correct style. These steps can be followed for this purpose. Since the process differs in the case of MAc and Windows operated systems, I will provide steps for both these operating systems.

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How to create a gmail account

If you do not have a gmail account, create one by following these steps:

  • Go to¬†and click on the blue link (create and account) to create an account.

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  • Complete the form
  • Your email address was created
  • To get access to this email address, go to in your browser.

Why would you consider a personal gmail address?