Monthly Archives: November 2005

FREE Microsoft FolderShare Software

Microsoft new free FolderShare service allows you to create a private peer-to-peer network, synchronize your files across multiple devices, and access or share files with colleagues and friends.   You no longer need to send large files via email, burn … Continue reading

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FREE Microsoft Software for Tablet PC

While Tablet PCs can take advantage of all Microsoft’s free Windows, Research and Office software; there’s a great deal of free Microsoft software designed specifically for the Tablet PC.    EXPANSION PACKS  Education Pack includes five programs to help you excel … Continue reading

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How to Use Windows XP’s Password Reset Disk

Because today’s passwords are more complex; if you forget your password you can use the Forgotten Password Reset Wizard to gain access to your computer.    Computers not on a Domain (Average Windows XP Users)  STEP ONE: Create the Password … Continue reading

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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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