Category : Windows

How To Create Microsoft Office Documents In The Cloud

How To Create Microsoft Office Documents In The Cloud

Microsoft Office has been the go-to document creation software for years with users. It’s dominance is completely warranted. The robust nature of Microsoft Office allows for intricate creation of documents, spreadsheets and presentations. One drawback of course is that Microsoft Office is an expensive piece of software that not everyone can quickly afford. Additionally, MS […]

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Microsoft's Enterprise Technology [Infographic]

Microsoft’s Enterprise Technology [Infographic]

Microsoft has been rolling out market leading enterprise technology for almost 30 years, ever since the initial launch of Windows 1.0 back in 1985. The company now offers a portfolio of products offering enterprise solutions across cloud, server, security, database, mail, development, project management and customer relations management (amongst others). Celebrating the preview launch of […]

A Historical Timeline Of Microsoft Technology

A Historical Timeline Of Microsoft Technology

Over the past year we have seen a major influx of new Microsoft products. We’ve seen the latest installment of the Server OS, Windows Server 2012, dubbed the first Cloud OS. Windows 8 hit the shelves, the first multi platform OS available on smartphone, tablet or PC with a brand new Metro interface. And we’ve even seen Microsoft’s […]

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Microsoft Surface Gets Release Date

Microsoft Surface Gets Release Date

Well it’s official, Mircosoft is ready to lay the foundation for their own line of tablets powered with Windows 8. The recent Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing lays out the details and other information for the October 26th launch date.   Dates and Releases In the filing, Microsoft provides the tentative date for its […]

Get Neat And De-clutter

Get Neat And De-clutter

Neat Dreaming of a paperless office where all those loose receipts, bills and documents simply disappear into a digitally organized filing cabinet? Dream no longer, Neat is here to ‘Tame Your Paper Monster‘. Neat combines software and scanning to transform cluttered paper piles into searchable, manageable digital records. The Neat solutions range from portable scanners […]

Bypass Windows Passwords For PC Repairs

Bypass Windows Passwords For PC Repairs

There are times when bypassing a Windows password is necessary. Maybe a PC was inherited and the password is unknown or perhaps the password has simply been forgotten. The most common reason for bypassing a Windows password is for maintenance. Kon-boot makes that possible. Technicians often work on Windows PCs which are password protected. It’s […]

How To Add A Start Menu To Windows 8

How To Add A Start Menu To Windows 8

Do you long for the traditional Windows Start Menu and find the Metro to be less handy than you’d like? If so, you’ll find these few options worthy of your time. How To Add Start Menu To Windows 8 Start8 by Stardock Start8 is for those running the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. It adds a […]

3 Reasons To Wait For Windows 8

3 Reasons To Wait For Windows 8

Windows 8 is predicted to be out late this year and Microsoft has completely revamped the way Windows works. While the underbelly is essentially the same, the visible portion is a reinvention of the OS which makes for some compelling debate. Those who need to upgrade their machines are likely debating the usual like cost, […]

How To Convince Clients To Upgrade Software

How To Convince Clients To Upgrade Software

Recently, I had a client express interest in upgrading their hardware. The reasons were as you’d expect, speed, performance, compatibility, etc. I’ve had this client for some time now and tech service has been mainly geared towards home computing. Recent conversations and informal chat resulted in queries about the business side of things and so […]

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How To Connect Windows 7 Laptops To TVs Using HDMI

How To Connect Windows 7 Laptops To TVs Using HDMI

There are a number of ways to view web content on television sets. In the past we’ve covered media streaming options and extensively covered the Roku box as a replacement for cable. Today we look at taking your existing TV, laptop and a single HDMI cable to view web content on your TV. Connecting Your […]