Dual Monitors

In this day and age - many of us carry laptops. Some of us are "lucky enough" to have a monitor to plug out laptops into - thus giving us a "dual monitor" configuration. But, what happens when the "extra monitor" we have is on the left of the laptop/primary monitor? How many of us have "settled" for sliding off the right hand side of the screen to get to the "left monitor"? There is a very easy solution to this (at least in Windows).

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Google Chrome 45+ and Java Applets

I am sure I am not the only one who prefers to use Chrome as their default browser. I am, also, sure that I am not the only one that is frustrated by Google doing away with NPAPI support - which effectively disables Silverlight, Java Applets, etc in Chrome. If you are frustrated too - I have found an answer to the issue!

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More on VHD

A "not-well-advertised" fact about Windows 7 and VHDs (Virtual Hard Drives).

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Expand a Windows 2003 VHD

I'd been told by a number of IT related people that expanding a Windows 2003 VHD (virtual hard drive) was a complicated process - so I decided to develop a concise set of instructions for others to follow.

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Killing Tasks - Not Killing Time!

How many of us have spent FAR too long trying to kill rogue tasks - in either Windows, OSX, or Linux?

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Much Needed Upgrade...

Well - after a little bit of frustration...

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The Holidays, E-mail Scams, Etc...

I posted an article earlier today over on Not Rocket Science regarding e-mail scams - but I thought I would expound upon that here...

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Headhunters, Job Searches, and more... (Part 2)

Having received my third of fourth e-mail this week from a recruiter - I was a bit confused and perturbed with the latest one I received. So I decided to put out a few "hints" to recruiters/headhunters/etc:

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New Hosting, Headhunters, Job Searches, and more...

Ok - So the move to our new hosting was a huge success and was fairly painless! Many thanks to the folks at VWI and their Web Hosting partners for all their help.

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New Hosting in place

We have moved to new hosting!

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