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  • Windows Management Instrumentation Command line (WMIC)

    The Windows Management Instrumentation Command line (WMIC) is a software utility that allows users to performs Windows Management Instrumentation...

  • Why was the Windows XP lifespan so long?

    Microsoft will cease providing technical assistance for Windows XP on April 8, 2014. Alas, the appetite for desktops has changed in favor of more portable, power-saving devices, perhaps with touchscreens. In addition, cloud computing and...

  • Ten hidden Windows command prompt tricks

    You can also type "CMD" in the address bar of Windows Explorer to get to the Windows location of your choice. All you need to do is go to the folder location of your

  • Understanding the errors behind a temporary Windows profile

    Whenever I log into Windows, I get a notice that I've been logged on with a "temporary profile." What does this mean, and how do I fix it?

    Each Windows user has a profile associated with his or her account that describes where his...

  • Excel pivot tables can help IT admins track support, costs

    One of the most difficult things an IT administrator has to do is to provide data to enterprise management to justify labor costs, equipment expenditures and the like. Admins also need to analyze service call reports to make sure an organization...

  • A PDF reader reinstall might fix a doc that won't open in Windows 7

    What do I do when I can't open a PDF in Windows 7?

    You'd think something as ubiquitous as PDF files wouldn't create so many headaches on Windows 7 PCs, but they certainly can. In fact, numerous things can keep you from opening PDF...

  • application performance monitoring (APM)

    Application performance monitoring (APM) is an area of information technology (IT) that focuses on making sure software...

  • Windows 8.1 features treat power users, but watch out for tricks

    After months of haunting enterprise IT, PCs and other devices with Windows 8.1 are finally shipping. Since the Windows 8.1 update is free for anyone with a legitimate Windows 8 license, you'll probably come across Microsoft's revised operating...

  • Top 10 Windows 7 features you'll miss in Windows 8

    It's no big secret that Windows 8 is a lot different from Windows 7. Although Windows 8 has sometimes been described as Windows 7 with a new interface bolted on, there are actually a number of Windows 7 features missing from Microsoft's latest...

  • Ballmer confesses Microsoft mobile device missteps in final financial call

    In his final presentation before Wall Street analysts this week, outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer admitted that his company missed a huge opportunity years ago to be more competitive in the now lavishly successful mobile market.

    Not...

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