Windows Enterprise Desktop

March 2009

  • ITKE Contest Lets Experts Play on Their Knowledge

    Ed Tittel 19 Mar 2009
  • Between March 18 (yesterday) and April 30th (the end of next month) IT Knowledge Exchange (ITKE) members who rack up the most Knowledge Points and ask five IT related questions can win one of three ...

  • Windows 7 Comes Off Pretty Darn Well

    Ed Tittel 18 Mar 2009
  • Now that I've gotten Windows 7 (the latest beta build: 7057) up and running on a couple of computers, I understand most of the recent hoopla it's garnered a whole lot better. It is indeed quick and ...

  • Dual-boot Vista (or XP) and Windows 7--the Easy Way!!

    Ed Tittel 16 Mar 2009
  • While indeed you can shrink the system partition on your current boot/system drive and install Windows 7 on a new partition you create by trimming space from that partition, why bother? You can ...

  • Windows 7 Gains Added Luster

    Ed Tittel 13 Mar 2009
  • Long-time Windows expert Ed Bott posted an extremely interesting, if not downright intruiging blog yesterday on ZDNet. It's entitled "Is Windows 7 reliable enough to release now?," and proceeds to ...

  • Patch Tuesday March 2009

    Ed Tittel 13 Mar 2009
  • Tuesday, March 10, was the second Tuesday of the month, the day colloquially known to MS system administrators and security mavens as "Patch Tuesday." Here's a smorgasbord of the items that showed ...

  • Paragon Partition Manager 9.0 Pro Edition

    Ed Tittel 09 Mar 2009
  • If the care and feeding of your Vista systems is anything like mine, from time to time there's just no getting away from messing with disk partitions. For me, that means one of several activities ...

  • Vista Wins 2009 Fiasco Award

    Ed Tittel 06 Mar 2009
  • Gosh, I love writing headlines because they can say so much and so little at the same time. Today's blog makes a terrific case in point. It refers to the recent Fiasco award for 2009, chosen by an ...