Category Archives: Windows Live Services

Microsoft Groups Dead At Last

Microsoft Groups – Live No More It seems like a long time ago, in a galaxy far away, that Microsoft touted “LIVE” services for all. “Microsoft Live” died a while back but the carcass kept twitching a little. Some remnants … Continue reading

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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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Happy Anniversary!

  Happy Anniversary with! So was the Notification today on my WordPress Dashboard. Hurray!!  Three years my blogs have been on WordPress. That is when Microsoft discontinued Live Spaces and sent everybody packing. This blog, This ‘n That, was … Continue reading

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Surprises and pains in transferring Office Live websites

For a number of years Microsoft offered low-cost domain names, websites and email accounts with their Office Live Small Business service. The new Office 365 product replaces this service and the MOLSB websites and email service are being discontinued at … Continue reading

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Publishing photos to SkyDrive via email to end

Another Microsoft Live service will be discontinued. Publishing photos to SkyDrive has been offered for a long time, but not many people knew of the options and few used it regularly. Now the Microsoft SkyDrive Team has announced that “we … Continue reading

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