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Entries from December 2009

Windows Task Manager is Missing Its Menu And Tabs!

December 17th, 2009 · Comments Off on Windows Task Manager is Missing Its Menu And Tabs!

The windows Task Manager (well know to those of you who have to frequently end hung programs) has the ability to run in “tiny footprint mode” which hides the menu bar and tabs.

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Websites are Erroneously Redirecting to Their “Mobile” Version

December 16th, 2009 · Comments Off on Websites are Erroneously Redirecting to Their “Mobile” Version

Many large websites now offer “mobile” versions that are specially formatted to work better with mobile devices like phones and PDAs. Generally, the website is programmed to automatically detect if a visitor is using a mobile browser and redirect them to the mobile version of the site. If you have the “Creative AutoUpdate” software installed […]

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Windows 7 – Should I Upgrade?

December 11th, 2009 · Comments Off on Windows 7 – Should I Upgrade?

Microsoft’s latest version of Windows, “Windows 7”, was released at the end of October. Now that it’s been out for just over a month, I’ve been receiving the question “Should I upgrade?” quite frequently. Unfortunately, the answer is not cut and dry. It will depend a several variables.

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