Category Archives: Operating Systems

Windows 8 Hot-Keys

One of the best things you can do to get comfortable with a new OS is take some time to learn the keyboard shortcuts. Here are the¬†Windows 8 Hot-Keys Windows logo key+ C Opens Charms bar Windows logo key+, Temporarily … Continue reading

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Resetting "Windows XP Mode" to initial settings

Under Windows 7 64-bit ultimate edition, I’ve had the need to reset my “Windows XP Mode” to initial settings several times over the past few days. Initially I did this because as I used the XP virtual environment, the VHD … Continue reading

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Adventures with Virtualization

Those of us needing to run BI software in virtual environments are well familiar with the challenges of getting things running smoothly, especially if you are using a laptop as your lab or demo environment. We have a new set … Continue reading

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Windows 7’s ‘GodMode’

Weird but cool – nice way to shortcut steps in W7:;pop  or video

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