Monthly Archive:: November 2012

Remotely Restart Computer When There is No Restart Option

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Whether you are logged in via RDP or group policy has removed the restart option, there are always times you might want to manually restart the computer. We use this on a daily basis. Restart Computer Remotely Step 1 Launch Command Prompt from the start menu by searching CMD

Word Document Mail Merge Only Printing One Page at a Time

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If you are banging your head trying to get a mail merge Word Document to print a custom page range, try the solution below first before uninstalling the printer, messing with the drivers, etc. The way Mail Merge works is that it sections off your document. Even though it

Things Microsoft Forgot with Windows 8 and WP8

Author: | Categories: Mobile, Operating System, Windows, WP8 2 Comments
Now don’t get me wrong, we are a full supporter of Microsoft products as seen by our blog posts, so I apologize if this seems like a rant. We have been running Windows 8 since the first dev preview and also have WP8 phones. This is just a list

Open Windows Services on Remote Computer

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Maybe remote desktop is not available or perhaps you just want to check or restart a windows service on a remote computer. Follow the steps below to open windows services through MMC. This applies to Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8; as well as Windows Server Editions. Windows

Best WordPress Plugin for Checking Broken Links – Broken Link Checker

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If you are looking for a good WordPress plugin to find and fix broken links then Broken Link Checker is one you want to check out! http://w-shadow.com/blog/2007/08/05/broken-link-checker-for-wordpress/ Broken Link Checker Features Includes: Detects links that don’t work, missing images, deleted YouTube videos and other problems. Periodically checks links in

Skype Background Noise verses Windows Live Messenger

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Skype Background Noise So normally we are posting how to fix things, but this time we are asking our audience if they know of a fix. Microsoft has already said they are getting rid of Windows Live Messenger because of the purchase and integration of Skype with live accounts.

Activate Windows with KMS Server

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If you installed windows with a MAK key and need to change it to KMS or installed windows, never activated, and need to activate it with your KMS server, then here is how to do it. Activate Windows with KMS Server Step 1 Open command prompt on the machine

Disable download scan in Mozilla Firefox

Author: | Categories: Browsers, Web No comments
Tired of Firefox running a scan every time you download something? Follow the instructions below to disable the download scan. Mozilla Firefox Download Scan Step 1 In your address bar type “about:config” and hit enter. Step 2 Click the “I’ll be careful, I Promise” button. Step 3 In the

Disable Tab Preview in Internet Explorer

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If you are like me you probably have 15+ tabs open all the time. To have a tab preview show at the bottom is usually useless and just takes up real estate. Follow the steps below to disable tab preview in Internet Explorer. Works in IE8, IE9, and IE10.

How to Leave a LinkedIn Group

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We have heard from some people about having trouble finding out how to leave their LinkedIn group. LinkedIn put this in a weird place. If you are having trouble finding it, simply follow the steps below. LinkedIn Group Step 1 Go to your group page and under the “More”