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Introducing Microsoft SkyDrive: Giving Dropbox and Google Drive a Run for the Money?
Sat, Jun 23 2012 7:13
Guest post by Arthur Clyne Cloud based storage allows users to easily access their personal files and documents on remote servers and share files across multiple devices such as computers, tablets and smartphones. Up until recently, Dropbox has happily... Read More...
CompanionLink now enables sync with Windows Live and Windows 8
Mon, Jan 2 2012 16:33
I have previously blogged here about CompanionLink, and I have been given some exciting news from them – they have confirmed with me that Windows 8 is now compatible. It also syncs with Windows Live now as well, so it can connect to your Windows... Read More...
Excel 2010: Sparklines
Tue, Oct 25 2011 11:47
Excel 2010, did not come with too may new features. It’s hard to come up with ideas on how to improve something that is already a great product, I’m sure. But there was one new thing I’ve found quite useful: Sparklines. Sparklines –... Read More...
Are You Using Google+? Thoughts?
Sun, Jul 10 2011 8:44
I’d like to get to know more Windows Guides readers (add me on Google+); I’d also like to get your thoughts on Google+ and whether or not you think it will be a hit (add a comment.) My thoughts thus far: I don’t like Social Networking... Read More...
The History of Computing – Microsoft vs. Apple
Mon, Jun 27 2011 9:14
Ever wondered the history of Apple and Microsoft and wanted to know from where application “windows” and desktop icons etc. originated? manolution.com has put together an infographic with key points in history in the personal computer (and... Read More...
What it Costs to Fix Your Windows PC vs a Mac [Comic]
Tue, Apr 26 2011 2:32
As long as we’re on the subject (Rich’s Post). Here’s a (very) short list of the differences between MAC and PC (Windows). What you get, and what it costs to fix… Imagesource unknown, I had this in my library. Found it on the web... Read More...
How to Fix Any Computer (Comic)
Mon, Apr 25 2011 19:00
I found this both humorous and stereotypically true: This is about as simple as the stereotypes get. How to fix any computer | The Oatmeal Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks) © Windows Guides, 2010. Rich Robinson | How to Fix Any... Read More...
DropBox TOS Update: Will Turn Over Your Files to the US Government if Asked
Wed, Apr 20 2011 11:00
DropBox have recently updated their Security Terms of service to inform you that, if required, they’ll decrypt your files and hand them over to law enforcement. While this doesn’t really present a problem for most of us, please be aware that... Read More...
Internet Explorer 10 Platform Preview 1 Now Available
Wed, Apr 13 2011 12:54
Windows Forums member, UVAIS, informs us of the availability of Internet Explorer 10 Platform 1. You can read more about it and download it here. [Via Windows Forums] Get FREE books (Password: mintywhiteBooks) © Windows Guides, 2010. Rich Robinson... Read More...
Windows 7 SP1 Released – Download Links and Documentation
Tue, Feb 22 2011 8:31
Its been a long wait for some of us bit it’s officially here, finally! Microsoft have released Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 bringing notable new features such as Dynamic Memory, Remote FX and improved HDMI audio device. Security updates and hotfixes have... Read More...
Internet Explorer 9 RC Download Available
Thu, Feb 10 2011 11:05
It’s a good week for Microsoft fanboys! Microsoft have today made Internet Explorer 9 Release Candidate available for download. We’ve covered some of the great features IE9 has to offer in the past, we’ve also taken a look at tweaking the browser to better... Read More...
Windows 7 SP1 Confirmed Release Dates
Wed, Feb 9 2011 11:05
Microsoft have finally announced the dates Windows 7 SP1 will be available. MSDN and Technet subscribers will be able to pick up Service Pack 1 for the software giants best ever selling OS on 16th February 2011. Respectively, the web release will be live... Read More...
Download Uniblue System Tweaker 2011 for Free ($19.95)
Tue, Dec 21 2010 11:05
So we’re here again.  The Holidays are time for giving so that is what we’re doing, for you, the readers! Until 15th January 2011 are giving away this great software for free usually costing $19.95!.  I came across this great giveaway on Softpedia... Read More...
Microsoft Updates MSE to 2.0–Brings a Heap of New Features
Fri, Dec 17 2010 11:15
Its quite hard to believe Microsoft Security Essentials has been with us 14 months.  In that time it has continued to impress everyone that seems to use it and keeps critics happy with its great detection rates and small footprint on the system.... Read More...
Best Technology Blog Posts of the Week (December 12th, 2010)
Sun, Dec 12 2010 11:00
Because the internet is more than just Windows Guides, we have prepared a selection of the best technology posts of this week. Problems with hard disk space? Read this article by Brink on Seven Forums: How to Free Up and Recover Hard Drive Space in Windows... Read More...
Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification [December 2010]
Thu, Dec 9 2010 14:05
Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification issued: December 9, 2010 Microsoft Security Bulletins to be issued: December 14, 2010 This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release on December 14, 2010. This... Read More...
Best Technology Blog Posts of the Week (December 4, 2010)
Sat, Dec 4 2010 20:33
Because the internet is more than just Windows Guides, we have prepared a selection of the best technology posts of this week. Owner of an Intel Processor? Problems with your CPU? Maybe you have checked every component of your computer and you don’t... Read More...
Best Technology Blog Posts of the Week (November 27th 2010)
Sat, Nov 27 2010 8:00
Because the internet is more than just Windows Guides, we have prepared a selection of the best technology posts of this week. Are you one of those people who do not trust using simple password to enter on your PC ? Read this article by Matt Smith on... Read More...
Best Technology Blog Posts of the Week (November 20th 2010)
Sat, Nov 20 2010 8:00
Because the internet is more than just Windows Guides, we have prepared a selection of the best technology posts of this week. Do you like Halloween? Are you one of those people who is waiting for a new terror movie? Read this article by Srivathsan G... Read More...
Check out the Official Windows Facebook Page
Tue, Nov 16 2010 20:29
Did you know that Windows has an official Facebook fanpage? Are you a fan yet? In fact, Windows has Facebook fan pages for many locations around the world. Find your location here. What’s on the Fanpage? One thing I use the Fanpage for is the posts... Read More...
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