Monthly Archives: June 2010

Microsoft Releases Office 2010

Microsoft has announced the worldwide availability of Microsoft Office 2010, Microsoft Visio 2010 and Microsoft Project 2010.  (More Info: Office 2010 Website) Microsoft Office 2010 Pricing: OFFICE 2010 SUITES: Office Home & Student 2010 (Suggested retail price: $149.99)   Excel … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Bing Releases Updated “Software Development Kits” for Developers

  Microsoft’s Bing has released updated Software Development Kits (SDK) providing programming reference and how-to topics for getting started with the Bing Controls & Services.   Bing Maps AJAX Control SDK 6.3 (PDF Format) Bing Maps REST Services SDK (CHM or … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s “Application Compatibility Toolkit” Updated to Support 64-bit Version of Windows 7

  Microsoft has updated their Application Compatibility Toolkit (version 5.6) to support Windows 7 64-bit.  (Thanks Stephen) Microsoft’s Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT) 5.6 helps customers understand their application compatibility situation by identifying which applications are compatible with the Windows 7 … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Three Free Outlook 2010 PST File Management Tools

  Microsoft has released three tools to help manage Outlook 2010 PST Files.  (Thanks Brijs)    AddPST tool allows you to add PST services (PST files) to a given e-mail profile. You can add either new or existing PST files … Continue reading

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Microsoft Office Labs’ “Forgotten Attachment Detector” Now Supports Outlook 2010

  Forgotten Attachment Detector checks your outgoing Outlook 2010 emails for keywords that indicate you’ve forgotten to attach an attachment.  If it detects this, it notifies you and gives you a chance to correct any mistakes.  (Thanks Bhavesh) Download –> Forgotten … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Visual Studio Product Group Joins Twitter

  Microsoft’s Visual Studio Product Group has joined Twitter.  (Thanks Sharon) Follow them –> @VSDeveloper – Visual Studio Product Group Click Here for The "Un-Official" List of Microsoft Twitter Feeds

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“Writerous” – Windows Live Writer Plug-in for Posterous.com

  Writerous Windows Live Writer Plug-in plug-in is a CodePlex project allowing the user to create their post in Live Writer and then publish to Posterous.com  (Thanks Marc) Download –> Writerous Plug-in for Windows Live Writer Click Here for All Free Windows … Continue reading

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Speed-up Windows with Two New Free Programs: Soluto & Memory ++

  I’m personally not very confident about the Memory ++ CodePlex project to help speed-up my computer — but the winner of this year’s TechCrunch Disrupt, Soluto, sounds promissing! Memory ++ "Tweak the memory to speed up your computer" Memory … Continue reading

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How to Re-Enable Windows VIsta’s DreamScene on Windows 7

  The Windows Club has released their DreamScene Activator application that re-enables the discontinued Windows Vista Ultimate DreamScene feature on Windows 7.   DreamScene sets a video file as your desktop background – just <Right-Click> on the video file and choose … Continue reading

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Microsoft Releases Updated “Office 2010 Add-In: Icons Gallery” for Developers

  Office 2010 Add-In: Icons Gallery – Download this macro-enabled Word document to see a gallery of built-in icons available for solution development. When opened, this Word document adds two groups to the Office Backstage view with icon galleries of … Continue reading

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