Google Search

If I’m looking for something Microsoft related, I use  This will filter my results to Microsoft type answers.  If I search for SMS, I’ll get Systems Management Server instead of Short Messaging Services.  They also have a filtered search for the U.S. Government at as well as others.  If you want your answers…


Shared Comptuer Toolkit

This locks down the computer and discards changes at logoff.


Port Query Tool

Ever tried to troubleshoot application communications?  This free utility will tell you if a computer is listening on a specified port.


Outlook PST Compaction

Delete lots of e-mails from your pst lately?  You should compact it as well.  In Outlook, go to File, Data File Management, double-click on your pst, then choose Compact Now.