Windows 7 post SP1 patch relief

I’ve been getting this question a lot lately.  is there a rollup for Windows 7 Post SP1?   Well now there is. An enterprise hotfix rollup is available for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2775511 This article describes a hotfix rollup for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)-based and Windows Server 2008…

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My IT Guy was Hit by a Bus!

I have known Sharon Bennett for a couple of years now, and enjoy her daily tech tips on Twitter (@bennettbusiness).  After reading her tip a few weeks ago I asked her if she would like to elaborate for a blog article, and she readily agreed. Sharon is a dedicated small business IT consultant with 18…

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Help Protect Your Friends And Family From Phone Scams – Part deux

Last May, Chris Di Lullo posted a great note regarding a phone scam that had been going around. Well, they are back at it.  (I’m wondering if they ever stopped). I received 3 calls this weekend from someone posing as a Microsoft employee offering to help me fix my machine.  So I thought to myself,…

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Help Protect Your Friends And Family From Phone Scams

A few weeks ago, I was surprised to get a call from Microsoft offering to help “fix my window”.  This was surprising because: My window wasn’t broken and having worked at Microsoft for a while, I’m pretty sure we don’t do home repairs. Microsoft doesn’t call people out of the blue to offer technical support…