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How To Access Network Shares With Windows 8

How To Access Network Shares in Windows 8 with the new style Windows 8 live accounts

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The New Windows 7 Features I use the Most

Windows 7 removed some features that had been in Vista, such as Mail but added in a whole raft of new ones.  So how useful have these features actually been,…

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What IT Admins Are Complaining About In Windows 7

When it comes to refreshing your businesses IT side of things, it’s never a straight forward process. I don’t think there has ever been an OS which businesses and corporations…

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What Another Computer!

This is exactly what my spouse and family said when I mooted the idea of buying one of the new Netbooks. After some persuasion I managed to convince all of…

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Looking Forward To Windows 8, What Microsoft Missed In Windows 7, Part 5

Resident editor Mike Halsey has just published on Windows 7 News, the latest post in his series ‘Looking Forward To Windows 8, What Microsoft Missed In Windows‘.  In part 5,…

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New Windows 7 Commercials

After all the somewhat – odd adverts Microsoft have released for Windows 7, they have finally come up with some decent ones that actually make sense. The first, appropriately named…

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18 Cool Things Windows 7 Does That Vista Doesn’t

Is Windows 7 cool?  I think so.  Windows 7 contains so many new features, some of which seem small when you first read about them, but in use make Windows…

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Windows 8 Will Have New Networking Features

Eagle eyed Stephen over at techwoo spotted the following in the LinkedIn profile of a Microsoft PM, which seems to indicate that Windows 8 will have some new networking features:…

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Windows 7 Media Streaming

Another huge article was posted today on the Engineering Windows 7 blog detailing media streaming in Windows 7. Media streaming refers to using a computer running Windows 7 as a…

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Windows 7 Homegroup

One of the first – and few – new features that have been already implemented in the Windows 7 Milestone 1 release is the so called Homegroup.

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