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How to Change Drive Letters In Windows 7 or Vista

Windows 7 automatically assigns drive letters to hard-drives, DVD-ROMS, and USB/External Drives, etc. as you install or connect them.  If the default letters aren’t catching your fancy for whatever reason (I like to reserve Z: for my External Backup drive for instance), Windows has a built-in feature which allows you to change the drive letter […]

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Google Cracks Down On Comment Spammers

Has your website or blog ever been a victim of comment spam?  We’ve all seen them – Spammers and bots running through websites leaving as many flooded back-links as they possibly can to send people to their site and increase their page rank. Google recently posted on their blog explaining that they are not unaware […]

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Microsoft Releases a TON of Beta 2010 Software

October and November have been big months for Microsoft updates.  Microsoft has released for public use and testing the beta versions of many of their corporate line-up products.   The in-beta applications are free to use, and I find it an excellent alternative to using limited evaluation copies, not to mention it’s a great opportunity to […]

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MSN Web Messenger Retired – Introducing Live People [groovyReview]

In a previous article, MrGroove wrote about the IM Client MSN Web Messenger as an excellent web-based alternative to the Microsoft Live Messenger Client.  Microsoft recently discontinued the MSN Web Messenger service. However, they rolled its functionality into the Windows Live family of products, calling the new product: Windows Live People.   The design is […]

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Google Webmaster Tools Malware Details

Google Wages War on Cyber Terror!

Last month Google announced the launch of a new feature added to the Google Webmaster Tools. This feature provides Webmasters with assistance in identifying Malicious code on their sites that has been detected by Google’s automated scanners while crawling their site.   According to a new post by Google on Tuesday, Google has further enhanced […]

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How to Save Microsoft Office 2010 Files to SkyDrive

Back in September, I demonstrated How-To begin playing with Microsoft Office Web Apps during its technical preview by using your Microsoft Live SkyDrive online storage.  Although pretty nifty, the process of saving documents up to your SkyDrive for cloud storage/sync was manual (Browser Upload Only,) and not terribly easy for new/grandpa users.   This process […]

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