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Lending a helping hand where I can. . . My motto: If it is worth doing, it is worth doing well.

Unlimited OneDrive Storage

Microsoft announces unlimited OneDrive storage for Office 365 customers Today Microsoft stepped up the cloud storage space for Office 365 customers to “whatever you need” – no limit. See the OneDrive blog announcement: OneDrive delivers unlimited cloud storage to Office … Continue reading

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Windows Technical Preview–Import Photos with Picasa

Using Picasa to import photos in Windows Technical Preview In a prior article, Windows Technical Preview – Import Photos with “Photos”, I explored the functioning of the Windows Technical Preview for importing photos from a DSLR camera. The results were … Continue reading

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Windows Technical Preview – Import Photos with “Photos”

Using the default photo importer in Windows Technical Preview With the Windows Technical Preview, a preview of Windows 10, Microsoft promises to correct all the flubs of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. Those prior offerings were a disappointment for photo … Continue reading

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Windows 10 in a Virtual Machine

Installing Windows Technical Preview in a VMware Player Virtual Machine Microsoft has made Windows Technical Preview, an early glimpse at Windows 10, available for download. In another post, Installing the Windows 10 Preview, the “upgrade” path was described. This article … Continue reading

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Installing the Windows 10 Preview

Windows Technical Preview is here After taking a drumming with Windows 8, Microsoft wants to distance itself with that debacle by not even using the next number in sequence, so on to Windows 10! Eager to take it for a … Continue reading

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Nikon NEF Codec and Photo Gallery

Microsoft Live Photo Gallery is a most useful and versatile tool for managing your photos. I have used it enthusiastically for many years. Like other photo handling programs, it needs to translate the image files to viewable images. For photos … Continue reading

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Celebrating

Celebrating moving to WordPress Here is the little “hurray” from WordPress: It was the end of Microsoft’s support for Live blogs. Pity. .:. © 2014 Ludwig Keck

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