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  • New application usage analysis tool helps IT lower Office license costs

    CloudIT's application usage analysis tool tracks how often users actively use apps like Office to help IT pros ditch unnecessary software licenses.

  • Windows XP migration tools help IT ward off upgrade hassles

    The OS still has some hardcore supporters, but Windows XP migration tools can help pave the way for users to access legacy Web-based data and apps.

  • Check Windows Store apps for Windows 8 compatibility

    How should I deal with app incompatibility with Windows 8?

    Windows Store apps are created for the Windows 8 operating system and go through a rigorous testing and certification process before being accepted into the store. Desktop...

  • Mastery of Excel pivot tables can help IT admins monitor contracts

    Most desktop administrators already know Excel as a part of the Microsoft Office suite, but Excel features can be especially useful to IT for tracking contracts, planning priorities and even promoting one's career. Expert Gary Olsen explains why...

  • 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...

  • Low-cost virtual desktop tech eases Windows XP upgrade

    School districts with little budget to upgrade PCs to Windows 7 or 8.1 must explore alternatives, and for one school district, desktop virtualization has passed with flying colors.

    Pana Community School District 8 in Pana, Illinois, is...

  • Uninstall OS before disposing of a Windows machine

    How can an operating system be safely removed from a machine?

    If you're donating, selling, trading or otherwise disposing of a Windows computer or computers, securely removing the operating system and data while leaving the...

  • Avoid these assumptions about Windows 8.1 security

    Now that all the hype over Windows XP's end of life is simmering down, many enterprises are making the move to Windows 8.1. That's...

  • For missing GPO settings, check the Winlogon component

    A Windows client computer that is joined to a domain might not receive all Group Policy settings configured at an Active Directory domain. As a result, some endpoints might not apply the missing Group Policy Object settings, but Winlogon can help...

  • How to bypass the kinks in Windows 8.1 deployment

    Even if your organization's existing Windows XP computers are able to run Windows 8.1, you must still want to do a clean install to update systems. Microsoft offers no direct migration path for porting a user's files or settings or the computer's...

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