Monthly Archives: August 2013
OneNote 2013 should have a jumplist/task list like this when you right-click on its pinned icon in Windows 7 or later:
If it did not appear, make sure you have the correct (official) OneNote icon pinned. After that, open Run… dialog box (press Windows + R key combination), type the following and press Enter key:
It works in Command Prompt too, only you have to prefix “start ” (without quotation marks and with the trailing space character) to it.
Today, I am going to use my right of uninstalling Metro-style apps in Windows 8.1 Pro and uninstall them all. I have selected all installed apps and I am poised to press the Uninstall button. What do you think is going to happen?
Two words to add: Steve Ballmer!
I am a Windows user and am pretty much out of the picture of what FSF does; but I can testify in favor of this assessment of Microsoft.
Microsoft and its “Scroogled!” campaign remind me of the Free Software Foundation a lot. Both are falling into oblivion, both are doing nothing to support some of their project, and both are topic of news because they decided to attack others instead of making cool things.
I had been using Calibre on Windows for a long time but the thought of introducing it in my blog never crossed my mind. Shame!
Calibre is indeed an excellent eBook reader and library manager with an unbeatable price point: Free of charge. Available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux, Calibre features distraction-free eBook reading, eBook library management, support for a vast range of contemporary formats (albeit sometime by hook or by crook), format conversion, metadata management and eBook sharing and streaming over a network.
I haven’t seen any computer program that can come close to match.
Its always cool when you come across a new program that will do something you want to do.
I don’t recall exactly how I came across this program but it may very well have been one of the podcasts that I frequently listen to.
That took only a few minutes to complete. Then today, I decided to update it up to version 0.9.41
This was done by using the Terminal, I got the instructions thanks to http://www.noobslab.com/2013/03/install-calibre-0924-in-ubuntu.html.
The instructions were very easy to follow and once again were completed very quickly.
One of the things that I like about this program is that it is cross-platform so it is available for Linux, Mac, Windows and can even be installed on a USB drive so you can have it in portable…
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Today, I’d like to introduce three important facts about Microsoft antivirus products that everyone should absolutely know. Of course, that means you should first know that Microsoft creates antivirus products.
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