Monthly Archives: August 2005

A Gripe, Some Links, and Dear Ol’ Mom

Dell’s for the Consumer – I don’t want to go off on a rant, but. . .recently I setup a number of Dell computers configured for the “Consumer”. While these computers are touted as being recently configured, I’m continually amazed … Continue reading

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Seek and Ye Shall Find

Here’s a new Microsoft Search Engine — it includes many resources in one location: http://microsoftsearchengine.com/   I also tend to use Google’s special Microsoft search filter: http://www.google.com/microsoft   . . .as well as the Windows Secret’s "Win Find" http://www.windowssecrets.com/winfind/    … Continue reading

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4 New Utilities and a Robotic Pen

Locate "Unknown Devices"   "Unknown Devices helps you find what those unknown devices in Device Manager really are. By checking Device Manager for unknown devices and extracting information from it, this program attempts to figure out what the device is. You … Continue reading

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Windows Update + Office Update = Microsoft Update

Thanks Jeff for pointing out that Microsoft FINALLY merged the Windows & Office Updates into one single update!   When you go to the Windows Update page, you’ll notice a new paragraph on the right side of the screen. It tells … Continue reading

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End of an Era

Over the next few days (and weekend) I’ll be busy having a blast working with Kent and his “IT Tech Ninjas”. Kent has the Herculean task of consolidating the computing infrastructure of five radio stations into one large, awesome facility. … Continue reading

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Missing Links Found

I’ve put some of my favorite website sources in the "Custom list" section. When I figure out how to change the silly title bars, I’ll probably segregate them into proper categories. There are three blogs that I must share: 1) Microsoft’s Channel … Continue reading

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First Blog

It’s the year 2005 and this is MY first blog entry!     I have no idea what this will be about — but no doubt: Microsoft, computers, food, jazz, parenting and Disney (not necessarily in that order).

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