Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Microsoft Articles

First Post using Microsoft Word 2007 “Blogger” option

So it looks like Microsoft got with the times with Word 2007 and incorporated blogging in with their new offering. So, I'm testing out the posting first and then I will write some more details around this. Looks promising....

Windows Explorer Tip – “group by” helps with organization

There is a nice little toggle within Windows Explorer (not Internet Explorer, I'm talking about the way that you can look at your files on your hard drive) that allows you to "group" the files based on whatever field...

New WordPress release (version 2.1) and other stuff

Once again, it's been a while since I posted. I've been deep in "geek-dom" mainly related to Cell Phone. My wife's old Blackberry (7100t) died so I got a Blackberry 8700c off of eBay and she is now up...

LogMeIn.com (Hamachi) Part 2

Since I already wrote about Hamachi, and I must say that I am really growing to like it, I figured that I should do a little write up of Hamachi's new parent company, LogMeIn.com. But first, a couple of...

Software review a day (?)

It seems like recently, probably due to the holidays, that I have not been posting regularly. So last night, I made a decision (who knows if it will stick) to try to review one piece of "software" a day....

Best Windows Screen Saver ever!

I came across this great screen saver for your Windows machines...but only install it if you are a bit of a geek, or you want to pull a prank on someone. Basically, this screen saver emulates a Blue Screen...

Way behind on my posts

Just been way to busy. Here are some highlights of things that I have done: Update my activeCollab site to the latest Release Candidate Fixed my wife's computer (issues with RAM upgrade and Windows XP) Helped a friend get reconnected on their...

Microsoft Outlook 2003 and ZoneAlarm anti-spam plugin issues

I recently had some issues with my ZoneAlarm install and MS Outlook 2003 and the Anti-Spam plug-in. Whenever I launched Outlook, the ZoneAlarm plugin was not initializing despite efforts to enable (through ZA and through the COM add-in within...

Windows Update Error 80245003 – Windows Update won’t run on Vista RC2

Updated on 06.25.07: I have added some more detailed steps based on feedback I received. See end of post for further details. I'm playing around with Windows Vista on a test box that I have. So far, it's looking like...
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