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[Win7: FAQ] How to backup recovery information in AD after Bitlocker is turned ON in Windows 7: http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/partnerwinclient7rc/thread/cd4b64f8-f795-4675-931f-e3e0d452d24b A common question we are asked is how do I save the...
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Desktop shortcuts disappear in Windows 7: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/978980/ Vote on this please: System Maintenance tool should not delete unused or broken desktop shortcuts | Microsoft Connect: https://connect.microsoft.com/site470/feedback/details...
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connect and Windows 7: http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/partnerwinserversbs/thread/f9e0fb14-840c-4b37-8683-08d132b38267 Nice to know I wasn't blonde. I had set up some Windows 7 with SBS 2008 and the first time I set them up I used the user...
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and the first thing you want to install is CCH PFX Engagement 6.0? Doesn't everyone? (okay so like maybe it's just the beancounters on Christmas morning that are giddy with delight of installing tax and accounting software on Windows 7, but in...
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How to fix an application that isn't working after 05-026 - THE OFFICIAL BLOG OF THE SBS "DIVA": http://msmvps.com/blogs/bradley/archive/2005/06/23/54763.aspx After rolling out a new workstation (Win7) our tax software wouldn't show...
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So on the "production" win 7 one of the feedback items was that the file open menu didn't open up the file folders the way Vista used to http://www.windows7update.com/Windows7-Folder-Options.html So one of the settings I put back on the...
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Microsoft SMB Community Blog : Regardless of what any hack says, a Windows 7 Upgrade is an Upgrade. What you need to know.: http://blogs.msdn.com/mssmallbiz/archive/2009/10/27/regardless-of-what-any-hack-says-a-windows-7-upgrade-is-an-upgrade-what-you...
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Starting to roll out the official producting Win7's and one of the interesting things is not all icons lend themselves to being "pinned". On our CCH tax icons I have to build "pinable" shortcuts. In particular I have to put the...
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Thank you for making the packaging of the Windows 7 boxes easier to get into. I no longer have to take a knife, and make the sounds of " Psycho " and hack into the Windows Vista packaging. Invariably then I would break the hinge causing the...
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And already in the partner group is the question "how do I get my classic menu back"... ... uh.. you don't... Start menu: http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/partnerwinclient7rc/thread/c47a3087-ef5c-4821-a551-974483bccf51 Hello Karel...
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As Tim Barrett said, putting Windows 7 on an older machine is putting "Lipstick on a Pig". Windows 7: Crystal Meth for Geeks Q*A :: Third Tier: http://www.thirdtier.net/2009/10/windows-7-crystal-meth-for-geeks-qa/ Amy will be posting up the...
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One of the issues I mentioned at SMBnation this weekend was the issue one has when you attach a Vista or Win7 to a SBS 2003 network. If you leave the login script in place, your Win7's and Vista's will throw off a UAC prompt as they first log...
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Springboard Series Virtual Roundtable Windows 7 Application Compatibility Part 2: Virtualization Date: Thursday, September 24 Time: 9:00am Pacific Time https://ms.istreamplanet.com/springboard Hear from a panel of experts how virtualization tools can...
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FIRESTARTER - Free Events to Ignite Your Skills: http://www.technetevents.com/firestarter/index.html Windows® 7 and Windows 2008 R2 introduce fantastic new technologies to streamline your business, enhance security and save you money. This Windows...
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Windows needs to be restarted so necessary changes to system files can be made before continuing?: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/w7itproinstall/thread/2033e3c1-8840-4b09-a9b1-94bc71e2ffb5?prof=required http://msmvps.com/blogs/bradley...
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The old rule of software is that you wait for Service Pack 1 to deploy software. But since Windows 7 is in reality Service Pack 3 of Vista, should you wait? I'd argue that you are doing yourself a disfavor if you wait for Service pack 1. And to all...
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The good news is that the offers to upgrade to Win7 are now being showcased. Direct2Dell - Direct2Dell - DELL COMMUNITY: http://en.community.dell.com/blogs/direct2dell/archive/2009/06/25/dell-and-the-windows-7-upgrade-program.aspx The bad news is that...
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You know what I got asked today in the Win7 webcast I did? If one had to install SBS 2008 in order to deploy Windows 7 and I honestly said no. Win 7 http://msmvps.com/media/p/1696447.aspx Vista - http://msmvps.com/media/p/1618969.aspx In fact the two...
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Windows 7: User Account Control (UAC) overview: http://www.neowin.net/news/main/09/01/07/windows-7-whats-up-with-the-uac One of the issues I have with the much complained about UAC in Vista is that it got a bad rap. For the bulk of the user population...
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SeanDaniel.com - Small Business Server and Other Technology: How to get Live Messenger back in the System Tray on Windows 7: http://sbs.seandaniel.com/2009/05/how-to-get-live-messenger-back-in.html Hi my name is Susan and while I really like Win7 there...
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