Monthly Archives: November 2005

Working with Time Zones

Visiting a new time zone? Temporarily change your time zone  Control Panel  Run Date & Time Click <Time Zone> tab Select your new time zone, click <OK>  Outlook  From the Tools pull-down menu, select Options Push <Calendar Options. . .> button … Continue reading

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Great Flash Fight Animations

The Chinese Flash animator Zhu_Zhq uses “stick-figure” fighting to showcase his amazing skills in creating story telling and gaming.     ORIGINAL TEST ANIMATIONS  Incredible Fight Scene #1 Incredible Fight Scene #2 THE MUTILATOR MOVIE: Due to the violent nature of … Continue reading

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Girl’s History of the United States

I was asked to write a brief history of the United States for my daughter’s Girl Scout Troop – each one of the ten girls read one line.  While Christopher Columbus discovered America, it was Queen Isabella of Spain that … Continue reading

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NEW Tweak PowerToy for Windows Media Center Edition!

Microsoft’s new 2.0 edition of Tweak PowerToy for Windows Media Center Edition gives you access to: systems settings and options not normally exposed in the Windows XP Media Center Edition user interface, including remote control settings, Skip and Replay time customizations, … Continue reading

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NEW Microsoft Events and Errors Message Center

Microsoft has upgraded their Events and Errors Message Center – from one location you’ll find error message explanations, recommended solutions, and links to additional support and resources.   1) Select the Product & Version  All Products (if you’re unsure which … Continue reading

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2-Clicks to Microsoft’s FREE Support, Training, & Software Downloads!

Tired of fumbling through Microsoft’s labyrinth of a website looking for help? Have you clicked through blogs & blogs promising to give you free downloads & training?   These quick links to Microsoft’s FREE Support, Office Training and Software Downloads … Continue reading

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New Microsoft Exchange Server Tools

Microsoft has many tools and resources to support Exchange Server – they recently released, two new programs, an update, and an official acknowledgment for another:  UPDATED! version of Exchange Server Best Practices Analyzer v2.6 (ExBPA) – programmatically collects settings and … Continue reading

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