Category Archives: Personal

Switch Search Engines and Help Save the World

  Microsoft asks: Searching for a way to help? You’ve found it! Until March 31, each time you use Windows "Click 4 the Cause" Live Search, Microsoft will contribute to ninemillion.org, a UN agency-led campaign providing education and sports programs … Continue reading

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“Road to Know Where” Receives Ferrari 5000

  Thanks to Long Zheng at I Started Something I read that I’m in great company when I received my evalutation Ferrari 5000 portable comptuer preloaded with Windows Vista 64 Ultimate. (My review will follow) A Few Other Ferrari Recipients:   … Continue reading

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The Power of Blogging: Microsoft Really Does Listen

On my Ultimate List of Free Windows Software from Microsoft a comment was left on Thursday by “Mike” saying the GroupShot download link was incorrect, because Microsoft’s link was actually wrong! I located the correct file on Microsoft’s FTP site, updated … Continue reading

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Thanks: My Shameless Self-Publicity Worked!

Last week Microsoft re-launched and updated MSN Spaces as Windows Live Spaces – we now have many new features and our new (final) URL Address.  During the past year, Microsoft’s MSN Spaces had four URL Addresses: spaces.msn.com/members/bhandler spaces.msn.com/bhandler bhandler.spaces.msn.com bhandler.spaces.live.com … Continue reading

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Girl’s History of the United States

I was asked to write a brief history of the United States for my daughter’s Girl Scout Troop – each one of the ten girls read one line.  While Christopher Columbus discovered America, it was Queen Isabella of Spain that … Continue reading

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So Sorry :-(

I promised that the Road to Know Where, would be “Quick nuggets of technical information in an easy to understand format” – and then I recently posted a really-long article on How to Troubleshoot Outlook; which was far from a QUICK … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary

Today is my 14th Wedding Anniversary. And while it’s a joyous occasion; sharing this day with the 9/11 tragedy is humbling.   Our Big-10 Year anniversary was on that actual horrible day — with a surprise party planned with our … Continue reading

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Thanks!

Wow in only one month, my weblog has grown to include people outside my circle of clients, family and friends – and more recently linked on the Technorati and Feedster search/rating websites!   I’m glad people appreciate my “CliffsNotes” style … Continue reading

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First Blog

It’s the year 2005 and this is MY first blog entry!     I have no idea what this will be about — but no doubt: Microsoft, computers, food, jazz, parenting and Disney (not necessarily in that order).

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