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Microsoft, News »

[4 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

Microsoft has redesigns the new MSN home page and this is one of the most significant redesign over the decade. The new MSN home page is designed to be the best home page on the Web, with powerful Bing search, the top news and hottest entertainment, and some of the most popular social networks — …

Microsoft, Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Vista »

[2 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

Microsoft has released a new tool “System Update Readiness Tool”, which allows you to fix the failed update installation in Windows Vista, Windows 7, Server 2008 & Server 2008 R2.
System resources, such as file data, registry data, and even in-memory data, can develop inconsistencies during the lifetime of the operating system. These inconsistencies might be …

Microsoft, Wallpapers »

[1 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

BingPaper is a small and useful application released by Microsoft Codeplex. It downloads the latest Bing image and sets it as your wallpaper.
This application is written in C# using WPF. The Source Code is available for download here.

BingPaper has a few customization options as well. It allows you to set wallpaper in three different modes …

Microsoft »

[30 Oct 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) is one of the excellent freeware antivirus from Microsoft and it runs on Windows without much memory footprint. If you are running MSE on your computer and it crashed due to any changes you made to registry, then Fix MSE should be able to help you.

Fix MSE utility will restore all …

Microsoft, Windows 7 »

[29 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

With the launch of Windows 7, Microsoft has released yet another free e-book named “What You Can Do Before You Call Tech Support” which covers basic Windows 7 troubleshooting tips. This short e-book is created by Mitch Tulloch, a Microsoft MVP.

This ebook includes over 20 good troubleshooting tools such as the Aero troubleshooter in Windows …

Internet, Microsoft, Windows 7 »

[22 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Today Microsoft has announced a major partnership with Sky. Sky player is a Sky’s online TV service, will be available to users of Windows 7 Media Center. Sky previously announced the same service will be available on Xbox 360 later this month but have now confirmed this will now be available to Windows 7 Media …

Microsoft, Server 2008 »

[21 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Microsoft has released another free e-book named Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2 and it is available to download for free from Microsoft Download Center.

This book covers every aspect of Windows Server 2008 R2 in nine chapters and approximately 200 pages.
Contents of Book:

Chapter 1: What’s New in Windows Server R2
Chapter 2: Installation and Configuration: Adding R2 …

Microsoft, Server 2008, Windows 7 »

[17 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Microsoft has released the first stability and reliability update for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. This is the first such update since they hit the RTM stage.
This download is available via Windows Update and from the Microsoft Download Center.

Windows 7, 32-bit versions

Windows 7, 64-bit versions

Windows Server 2008 R2, 64 bit versions

These updates resolves …

Microsoft, News, Windows 7 »

[16 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Yesterday Microsoft launched @MicrosoftHelps, a new Twitter account that provides customers around the world with help and information on Windows 7, in English.  Through this social medium, Microsoft will monitor and respond to real-time Windows 7 tweets and use them to improve the information, support and experience customers have with Windows 7.
Through Twitter, customers will …

Microsoft, Windows 7 »

[13 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Microsoft has finally released Windows 7 90-day Evaluation VHD that enables you evaluate the finest version of Windows to date. It provides customers with an enhanced server-based software evaluation experience that’s faster, better supported and more flexible.

This download helps you evaluate the new features of Windows 7, Windows 7 has better ways to find and …