Monthly Archives: October 2009

Turn Your Windows 7 Portable Computer into a Shared WiFi Hotspot

  Blogger Scott Hanselman details his experience setting-up Connectify which turns your Windows 7 computer into a WiFi Hotspot. The Virtual WiFi driver feature in Windows 7 lets you set-up your Wifi access point, while staying attached to another Wifi … Continue reading

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Eight Free AntiVirus & SpyWare Software for Windows 7

  Besides Microsoft’s free Security Essentials that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software — there’s seven other free offerings to protect your Windows 7 computer: avast! Home Edition is a full-featured antivirus package designed exclusively for non-commercial & … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Releases “Create your own Start Button” for Windows Mobile Phone 6.5

  Create your own Start Button – one that reflects who you are and how your Windows phone makes great moments possible. Select from four images that best represent who you are. As you make selections, other images will disappear from … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Office 2010 Deployment Resources

  Microsoft has begun releasing deployment resources for Office 2010:   Deployment Options for Microsoft Office 2010 – describes and illustrates the client deployment methods for Microsoft Office 2010. Deployment options include network share, Group Policy startup scripts, managed deployment, and virtualization. … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Releases “Custom Theme Creator” for Windows Mobile Phone 6.5

  Custom Theme Creator for Windows Phones (aka Windows Mobile 6.5) – "Want to set your phone apart from the crowd? Make your Windows phone* an extension of your personal style by designing a custom look for it. Use your favorite photo … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases “CoreInfo” Utility to Display Non-Uniform Memory Access (NUMA) Architectures for Windows 7 64-Bit

  CoreInfo is a command-line utility that shows you the mapping between logical processors and the physical processor, Non-Uniform Memory Access (NUMA) Architectures node, and socket on which they reside, as well as the cache’s assigned to each logical processor.  … Continue reading

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Microsoft Updates “Security Compliance Management Toolkit Series” for Windows 7

  Security Compliance Management Toolkit Series provides IT professionals with an end-to-end solution to help them plan, deploy, and monitor security baselines of Windows operating systems and 2007 Microsoft Office applications. The series was updated to include new security baselines … Continue reading

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