I’m moving….to a new blog

For all the technical stuff I’ll be moving over to a new blog http://blogs.technet.com/bgp. I’ll keep this one for personal stuff but may not be blogging here as frequently.


Silverlight support for PowerPoint

There’s no native Silverlight support but we have this custom app on CodePlex:   Convert PowerPoint slides to Silverlight presentation in webpage: http://pptx2silverlight.codeplex.com/   It’s a separate app, not an add-in and shouldn’t need PowerPoint installed since it simply consumes and exports files.   The app converts PowerPoint slides to a silverlight web page  …


TechNet Wiki

The TechNet Wiki is new way of sharing information for Microsoft products and technologies. Like Wikipedia.org or other Wikis out there on the web or in SharePoint, you can create new articles. Plus, others can edit and you can edit other’s articles. There’s tracking similar to the TechNet Forums. Open to anyone with a Live ID….


Latest Chart Hang Fix is in KB 981047

WE MOVED!!! See this post on our new blog for the latest on this issue. The Office 2007 cumulative updates (CU) for April 2010 were released recently and contain the latest fix for the chart crashing. It’s only targeted towards one issue but contains the previous hotfixes as well (hence the term cumulative updates). This…