Tag: Microsoft

Pretty Complete Guide To Moving Outlook to a new Windows computer

  GOAL: To Move Outlook 2010, Outlook 2013, or Outlook 2016 to a new computer running Windows 7, 8, or 10.    The steps are similar for all versions of Outlook and Windows, but dialog and folder paths can vary.   Step 1: Get the files from old computer – get them outta there! If…


TIP: View TCP connection on Windows 8, 8.1 and 10

To view TCP connections on a Windows 8, 8.1 and 10 machine use PowerShell. Type       get-nettcpconnection    in the PowerShell command line.   This will list out the recent TCP connections. Output will look something like this: Look at all that informative goodness!!     Hits: 9


Mandatory User profiles

Did you know you can create a specific user profile that displays only specific desktops to users when they login?  The good news is this is a perpetual thing. No matter what a user changes, when they logoff the changes are not stored. Straight from Microsoft’s site: “A mandatory user profile is a special type…


Minimum System Requirements for Windows List 3x to 10

I am noticing on many retro forums and groups growing numbers of enthusiasts asking what hardware can i run with xx version of windows or will this so and so work with xx version of windows. Thought maybe this information might help!  I didn’t go back earlier as hardly anyone ran earlier versions. Let’s start…


A history of Windows – By Microsoft

Microsoft briefly went all nostalgic on us! They have a nice article on the history of Windows available at this link: A history of Windows   <— Click the Linky Check it out , its a good read! More here as well: Learn the Major Moments in the History of Microsoft Windows Every version, from 1.0…


How to Recover an unsaved Microsoft Office 2010 file

Microsoft Office has a fantastic feature built in where it can recover unsaved new documents. Now in order to use this feature, you will need to have Save Auto Recover information… and Keep the last auto saved version if I close without saving enabled inside Microsoft Office. Here is how to enable Auto Recover and…