Monthly Archives: August 2009

Microsoft Releases “Security on Your Terms” Walkthroughs & FAQ for Windows 7

  Security on Your Terms Walkthrough & Quick Tour describes some of the new or changed security features in Windows 7. These features include the new Action Center and the updated UAC. This article also describes how Windows 7 extends BitLocker Drive … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases “Location Aware Printing” Walkthroughs & FAQ for Windows 7

  Location Aware Printing Walkthrough & Quick Tour provides a brief tour of the new Location Aware Printing feature in Windows 7 (available in Windows 7 Professional or higher). These instructions assume that your computer is connected to at least two … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Windows User Experience Interaction Guidelines for Windows 7

  Windows User Experience Interaction Guidelines (or UX Guide) for Windows 7 contain information on design principles, and guidelines for controls, commands, text, interaction, windows, messages, aesthetics, and the Windows environment. They help designers and developers create high-quality Windows applications with … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s CodePlex Releases Bing SDK for iPhone & Mac

  Bing SDK for iPhone & Mac is a Cocoa Framework which enables Mac and iPhone developers to easily integrate Bing search results into their applications.    The Bing SDK for iPhone & Mac was designed to remove the headache of … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Windows Server Update Services 3.0 SP2 Software & Resources

  Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) 3.0 SP2 delivers important customer-requested management, stability, and performance improvements. Some of the features and improvements include the following: New Windows Server & Client Version Support   Integration with Windows Server 2008 R2 Support … Continue reading

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50 Fantastic Bing Tricks for Students, Librarians & Everybody Else

OnlineColleges.net has put together a list of "50 Fantastic Bing Tricks for Students & Librarians". (Thanks Kip) The 50 Bing Tips are broken down into five categories: Finding Information – From doing math without a calculator to getting definitions, use … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Windows 7 Language Packs for Enterprise & Ultimate Customers

  Windows 7 Language Packs are now available for download from Windows Update, for Windows 7 Enterprise & Windows 7 Ultimate versions only.  Languages:   Arabic Brazilian Portuguese Bulgarian Chinese – Simplified Chinese – Traditional – Hong Kong Chinese – … Continue reading

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