Windows


[SharePoint 2010] Service Pack 2 Available for Download

Microsoft has just released Service Pack 2 for SharePoint 2010. It is available for download here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2687453. Service Pack 2 adds support for Windows Server 2012. It is important to note, however, that due to changes in the Prerequisites Installer, you will have to obtain the SharePoint 2010 with Service Pack 2 media rather than […]

[SharePoint 2007/2010] WebDAV Connections Slow (Open With Explorer)

Have you noticed that when you connect to SharePoint via WebDAV or use the Open With Explorer option from a Document Library that it is incredibly slow? There is a very simple fix: Goto Start > Control Panel Select the Internet Options control panel Under the Connections tab, select LAN Settings Uncheck “Automatically detect settings” […]

Windows 7 – Enable or Disable Windows DreamScene

One of the neat features that was available in certain editions of Windows Vista was DreamScene (Wikipedia Article on DreamScene). DreamScene allowed you to set a animation or any compatible video as your wallpaper. DreamScene was removed in Windows 7. However, it is possible to add it back. A very simple tool to enable or […]

Using Content Controls to Repeat Form Fields in Microsoft Word 2007 and Word 2010

When creating Microsoft Word-based forms there may be a need to have a form field repeated throughout the whole document. For instance, with a company name, you may want this information repeated automatically throughout the document rather than manually entering the company name into every place it is needed. This helps greatly to ensure fewer […]

FIXED – 64-bit Adobe PDF Previewer in Outlook 2007/2010 and Windows Explorer

PLEASE NOTE:  This solution only applies to machines running 64-bit versions of Windows Vista and 7.  It does not apply to other versions of Windows or to any 32-bit version of Windows. On Windows Vista 64-bit and Windows 7 64-bit, users have noticed that with Adobe Acrobat (Pro or Reader) installed, Windows Explorer and Microsoft […]