Posts Tagged ‘Windows Vista’

There are a lot of disgruntled Apple customers all scratching their heads thinking “Why did I buy/upgrade to Snow Leopard?” Cons: Whilst it is a “cheap” upgrade (£25) – what does it deliver, Microsoft typically deploys these types of updates for free and calls it a Service Pack. Snow Leopard does bring 64bit support, but only […]

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009 at 18:44 | 0 comments
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I know there is a lot of buzz about Windows 7 at the moment, which is great because this was not so much the case when Vista was launched. However one of things that Vista did introduce was user access management (UAC) and as with a number of Vista “enhancements” it was criticized heavily. Whilst […]

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009 at 20:50 | 1 comment
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I really like the content over at Lifehacker and this post is no exception, there is however a feature mentioned that for me wins above all. Surely it is granular UAC control, I hear you say? Whilst this is a welcome addition, alas no…it is “Run as different user”, with Windows 2000 and XP this was out of […]

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 at 22:16 | 0 comments
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I have just been sneaking around the TechNet site and it looks as if the release of SP2 could be imminent, see here for more information.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009 at 22:05 | 0 comments
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Neowin has just announced here. Apparently it has already begun circulating around popular BitTorrent websites, in 32 and 64 bit versions. Microsoft is expected to announce public availability later this week.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009 at 22:19 | 0 comments
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