Monthly Archives: March 2009

Microsoft Releases “Learning Snack” Windows 7 Training for IT Professionals

  Microsoft has released Learning Snack #1 training entitled "Introducing Windows 7" based upon their popular TechNet "Springboard Series" for IT Professionals. (Thanks Ken) Introducing Windows 7   Benefits of Windows 7 Improved Accessibility Enhanced Security Imporved Operation Efficiency Managing … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Updated Documentation for Windows Home Server Power Pack 2

Microsoft has released updated documentation for their Windows Home Server Power Pack 2 – So, what’s new in Power Pack 2 for Windows Home Server?  Power Pack 2 for Windows Home Server updates Windows Home Server with the following new features … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Official “First Look” Windows 7 Training Courses

  Microsoft has begun releasing information on their official Windows 7 training courses.  (Thanks Ken) Course 6289 – First Look: Windows 7 for IT Professionals – This three-hour instructor-led clinic introduces students to new features in Microsoft Windows 7: user … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases “Sloob” Instead of “Slola”

  I’ve already whined about "Why Microsoft Engineers Should Not Name Products" — Microsoft employees write brilliant software; but with names like Snarf, Phlat and Glee. . .they could obviously use some help naming their software.   Recently one of my favorite Microsoft … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Windows 7 Security Software Partners Provide Free Beta Trials

  My friend Mike asked if there were AntiVirus & Security software compatible with Windows 7 — the answer of course, is –Yes! AVG Internet Security – Comprehensive real-time protection against all internet threats (including antivirus and antispyware. ($54.99 or … Continue reading

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Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 Software & Resources

Internet Explorer 8 is Microsoft’s latest version of the familiar web browser you are most comfortable using, helping you get everything you want from the web faster, easier, more privately and securely than ever before. . .   Faster – Internet … Continue reading

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Microsoft to Release Internet Explorer 8 Today

  REDMOND, Wash. — March 18, 2009 "Today Microsoft Corp. announced the availability of Windows Internet Explorer 8, the new Web browser that offers the best solution for how people use the Web today. It can be downloaded in 25 … Continue reading

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