Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 - training videos now available

The Office for Mac 2011 training downloads include Portable Document Format (.pdf) and PowerPoint (.pptx) versions of all Office 2011 tutorials and videos. I pulled down the Outlook zip file and took a look at a couple of the videos.  These are tastefully done and informative. Short and sweet.  Go get them @


Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.3.5 Update - now available for download

This update fixes critical issues and also helps to improve security. It includes fixes for vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer’s memory with malicious code. For more information about this update, please visit the Microsoft Web site. Applies to: Office 2011, Office 2011 Home and Business Edition, Word…


Office for Mac SP2 - now available for download

Microsoft has released an update for Microsoft Office for Mac 2011. This update provides the latest fixes to Office for Mac 2011. Additionally, this update contains stability and reliability improvements. See the list of fixes @ Go get the download @


Communicator for Mac 2011 13.1.3 Update

This update fixes critical issues in Communicator 2011, including issues that might cause Communicator to stop responding or quit unexpectedly. For more information about this update, please visit the Microsoft Web site. Applies to: Office 2011, Communicator 2011, Office for Mac Standard 2011 Edition. Go get it @


Microsoft Lync for Mac 2011 14.0.1 Update

This update resolves an issue for users of Mac OS X 10.7.2 (Lion) that causes Microsoft Lync for Mac 2011 to close unexpectedly when you sign in. This update also resolves an issue that prevents users from signing in to Office 365. This update is required for all users who use Lync for Mac 2011…


Office:Mac 2011 now available for TechNet and MSDN subscribers

Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business 2011 Get the tools to manage business and life, on your terms. Create professional-quality documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Work when and where you want from any computer with a browser and the Office Web Apps. And communicate and share with virtually anyone with the world’s most reliable Office…


Windows Phone Connector for Mac - beta download now available

Windows Phone 7 Connector for Mac is the tool you need to sync your favorite music, photos and videos, movies and TV shows, and podcasts from your Mac with your Windows Phone 7. You can also sync photos and videos you captured on your phone with your Mac, and when needed, update your Windows Phone…


NFS Account Mapping in Windows Server 2008 R2

This paper covers Network File System (NFS) account mapping and the deployment in Windows Server 2008 R2. NFS is a network file sharing protocol that allows remote access to files over a network. NFS implementations include an NFS server component, which enables the sharing of files for use by other networked computers, and an NFS…


Windows Home Server (WHS) “Vail” Beta – now available

Windows Home Server is part of a long-term vision by Microsoft to create a new platform for the home. Windows Home Server helps families and home-based businesses with multiple computers to organize, share, and automatically back up photos, videos, music, and other important documents. With over 130,000 registered Microsoft Connect users, there is a stong…


Clear 4G+ CMU-300 and Clear Spot WIFI Hotspot Review

Last summer I started looking at 4G devices when Windows 7 released.  However, at that time the software and drivers weren’t stable so my experience wasn’t very good.  That has all changed now. Both Sprint and Clear have solid 4G offerings on the market now.  I wrote about the Sprint U301 experience last month. I…