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Office 2013 but Oh, So Bland!

George Garza  has written a good insight into the new Office 2013 (See: “A Quick View of Office 2013“). It  is easy to download and it installs effortlessly, provided of course you…

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Windows 7 Service Pack 1 RTM Leaked, Available For Download

There is still some uncertainty about the alleged Windows 7 Service Pack 1 RTM build considering that Microsoft has not yet officially confirmed the final build string. Even if that…

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About Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Leaks

If you are following the development of the first service pack for Windows 7 closely you may have noticed that several service pack builds have leaked to the Internet. It…

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Microsoft Refreshes Windows 7 SP1 Beta For Select Few

Microsoft began distributing the first builds of Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 during July earlier this year. Now reports are coming in that Microsoft have gone and…

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Coming April 27 – Windows7 Component Embedded System

Computer systems sometimes are called an embedded system when their performance role is restricted. Typically it is a computer system that is designed to perform one or only a few dedicated operations. They frequently have real-time computing constraints. A modem would be an example of an embedded system.

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Windows Live Wave 4 M2 Leaked

After nothing but screenshots for quite some time when it comes to Windows Live Essentials Wave 4, a build has finally been leaked (build number 15.2.2585.0122); however, it’s an old…

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Coming Service Pack1 for Windows7

Rumor has it that Microsoft has had 35 builds since January 11 and March 2 for Service Pack 1 in Windows7. The exact nature of the service pack content is…

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Microsoft Office 2010 RC Leaked

Microsoft’s Office 2010 RC has been leaked to various torrent sites (brings back memories of the constant postings of new Windows 7 leaks) after being circulated via Microsoft Connect on…

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Don’t Forget – Windows 7 RC Begins To Shutdown In 1 Month

Part of Windows 7 success was undoubtedly related to the extensive pre-release program that Microsoft had in operation prior to the official release of the RTM on the 22nd October…

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Windows 7 SP1 Screenshots Leaked

A few screenshots purporting to be our first glimpse into an installable version of Windows 7 Service Pack 1 were released today on a Spanish site called Muy Windows.

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Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Nearing External Testing Phase

A registry key embedded into a Windows 7 patch suggests that external testing of Windows 7 Service Pack 1 may be right around the corner. Windows blogger Rafael Rivera discovered this registry key, which a Windows 7 system would require before allowing installation of SP1. A similar system was used with Windows Vista service packs before their release.

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Super Customizing Options in Office 2010 (Beta)

Customizing Options in Word 2010 (Beta) In this post we’ll look at a new and excellent feature available in all applications within Office 2010 (Beta). I’ll explain the process using…

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Office 2010 New Features (Part 1)

The Revival of the File Menu a.k.a “Backstage” In this post on Office 2010 (Beta), Microsoft has revamped and renamed the File menu calling it “Backstage”. This feature is now…

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Windows 7, VM’s, and Legacy Operating Systems

Why Windows 7? As Operating systems go Windows 7 is poised to be successful even before launch on October 22. Hardly has any criticism been offered up by testers who…

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Windows Live Essentials Updated

For those users running Windows Live Essentials, the software suite offered by Microsoft, Wave 3 has been updated once again, and this time, Movie Maker is finally gold (out of…

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Reminder: Tomorrow Is The Last Day To Download Windows 7 RC

August 20th will be the last day you will be able to download the free Windows 7 Release Candidate. Windows 7 RC is a very good product and safe enough…

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Upgrading Windows 7 RC to RTM

First of all, I’d like to congratulate Microsoft for (finally) signing off the RTM. Since it will soon be available for download and many users running the RC (Release Candidate)…

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RTM This Time? Windows 7 Build 6.1.7600.16385.win7_rtm.090713-1255

I’m a bit hesitant to say it as we’ve had so many false starts this week, but I think this build really is the Windows 7 RTM build.  Wzor says…

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