Monthly Archives: April 2009

Microsoft Course 6292A: “Update Your Technology Knowledge of Microsoft Windows XP to Windows 7”

  Course 6292A: Update Your Technology Knowledge of Microsoft Windows XP to Windows 7 – This three-day instructor-led course is intended for IT professionals who want to update their exisiting Windows XP skills providing user support, desktop configuration, and desktop troubleshooting to Windows 7. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases “Product Support Reports” for Windows XP & Windows Vista

  Windows 7’s "Problem Steps Recorder" and "Action Center" are powerful new features to help resolve your Windows system problems.   While not as powerful has these new Windows 7 features, Microsoft has released their Microsoft Product Support Reporting Tool (MPSReports) … Continue reading

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It’s official – Windows 7 RTM Beta Available to Everyone May 5

  From the Windows 7 Team Blog: There certainly has been a lot of discussion about Windows 7 in the last few weeks. A lot of folks want to know when they can get their hands on the official RC, … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases “Visio Add-in for Operations Manager 2007 R2” Beta

  The Visio Add-in for System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Beta combines the strengths of two applications widely used in enterprise IT to simplify the creation of customized graphical dashboards showing the health of an environment. Examples of such diagrams … Continue reading

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Microsoft Blogger Releases “MemoryDisplay” Tool for Visualizing Virtual Memory

  Microsoft MSDN Blogger, Tess Ferrandez, has released her MemoryDisplay 32-bit tool for visualizing virtual memory usage and GC heap usage. This free tool gives you a visual overview of the virtual memory space (from a memory dump), shows you … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Codeplex Releases “Simple Search” – First Network Monitor Expert for Network Monitor 3.3

  Network Monitor 3.3 introduces the Experts Menu feature allowing you to run external analysis tools on an open capture file. First "Expert" from Network Monitor Team:     Simple Search – A Simple Find Dialog Expert letting you search within … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day from Los Angeles & Microsoft

  My home city of Los Angeles announced their Solar Map Project which leverages Microsoft’s Virtual Earth to allow homeowners and businesses to go online to determine if their properties are good candidates for solar power.  (Thanks Chris) LA County … Continue reading

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