Microsoft hugs Linux finally

Microsoft is preparing to offer sales support of Suse Linux, a variant of the Linux Operating System sold by Novell. The two companies have also seems to have agreed to develop technologies to make it easier for users to run both Suse Linux and Microsoft’s Windows on their computers. The two companies are expected to … Read more

How to read *.hlp files on Vista

Windows Help program (WinHlp32.exe) is no longer included with Windows. If you go to Microsoft knowledge base article 917607 you will find that “Windows Help (WinHlp32.exe) is a help program that has been included with Microsoft Windows versions starting with the Microsoft Windows 3.1 operating system. WinHlp32.exe is required to display 32-bit help content files … Read more

Microsoft Office Accounting Express 2007 available as freeware

Slowly but surely, Microsoft is looking to grow its user base by giving away entry-level SKUs of its products. The latest freebie: Office Accounting Express 2007, the new, low-end of its not-so-popular small-business accounting software line. Microsoft made the Express version of its small-business accounting product available for free download, starting on October 30, via … Read more

Another IE 7 pop-up problem discovered

Security researchers on Monday warned of a problem in Internet Explorer 7 that could allow malicious attackers to alter content in a legitimate Web site’s pop-up window. The browser issue could affect users who visit a trusted site by opening a pop-up window in that site that contains malicious code. This is the second IE … Read more

SyncToy 1.4 for Vista & XP

There are files from all kinds of sources that we want to store and manage. Files are created by our digital cameras, e-mail, cell phones, portable media players, camcorders, PDAs, and laptops. Increasingly, computer users are using different folders, drives, and even different computers (such as a laptop and a desktop) to store, manage, retrieve … Read more

Office Live from Nov 15th

Microsoft is all set to launch its online service Office Live that would help small companies to get their work done online like developing websites and maintaining business contacts. Microsoft has confirmed that they would be launching Office Live in the United States November 15. It would also simultaneously launch test versions of the software … Read more