How to Make Curved Text in Word 2003

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You can make curved text in a Word Document by using the Word Art drawing tool. This article shows the process of making curved text in Word 2003, but the process should be similar in versions like Office 2000 and XP.
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How to Make Curved Text in Photoshop

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Photoshop has a “Text Warp” tool that can take care of curving your text. The Text Warp tool can also do arcs, bulges, shell shapes, flags, waves, fish, squeezing, twisting, and more.
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How to Open .tar.gz Files

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A .tar.gz file is a compressed archive similar to zip and RAR files. Some operating systems can handle them by default, while others require you to install a program. Regardless, extracting their contents is a quick procedure.
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How to Make an Invoice

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If you do any kind of freelancing you’ll eventually need to ask clients for money. Invoicing is essential — don’t do it, don’t get paid. In this article we’ll discuss the features of a good invoice and give you a sample download.
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How to Empty the Trash in OS X

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Yes, this is an article about how to empty the trash in OS X.
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Change the Sound Output Device in Mac OS X

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Switching back and forth between sound outputs in OS X is really easy. For example, you can have a Mac Pro with speakers plugged in the back and headphones jacked into the front.
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How to Read the Names & Markings of Camera Lenses

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First time fancy camera owner? The names and specs of lenses can be confusing, so let us teach you how to make sense of all those numbers.
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Record Streaming Internet Audio with Audacity

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Windows and Linux users: You can record streaming Internet audio with everyone’s favorite free open-source audio editing software: Audacity. Audacity is available free of charge, and can be used to record whatever is coming off of your PC’s sound board.
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Batch Resize Images with IrfanView

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IrfanView is a free downloaded the can be used to resize a large collection of images very quickly.
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Read Text from a Scanned Document into Word with OCR

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There are a number of OCR products on the market, but don’t go for your wallet just yet. If you own Microsoft Office, you already own software capable of Optical Character Recognition: Microsoft Office Document Imaging. You can use Microsoft Office Document Imaging to grab text from a scanned document and convert it into a usable Word document.
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Batch Convert Images Between Formats with Image Magick

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Image Magick is a command line utility for converting, editing, and composing images. Image Magick can convert your JPEGs in minutes, probably even seconds.
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