A new day, a new blog

I recently found out about the office team allowing us – Microsoft FTE’s – to have an external facing sharepoint site with 200MB of storage.   That’s nice I thought, this is where I will post slides and demos from my presentations. Something people have been asking for a lot.   The site was serviced…

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Office 12 Open XML File Formats

For the last couple of months, I‘ve been focusing on Office 12.   One of the really cool new features is the new Office Open XML File Formats. When you save a Word Document, it gets saved by default to a file with a docx extension. One can rename this to .zip and then open…

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From www.start.com to www.live.com

Looks like www.start.com is a preview to www.live.com – which is currently in Beta. At least that’s my early interpretation of the news we released yesterday. I need to read some more faq’s before I can 100% confirm that. Anyway, I migrated my start.com page to live.com today.   I had quite a few RSS…

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From VS2005 & SQL2005 to Vista and Office 12

It is so exciting to be at Microsoft at the moment. We are about to launch VS2005, VSTS, SQL2005 and Biztalk and at the same time we are taking steps to keep people up to date on the progress we are making on Office 12 and Vista.     Register here if you want to…

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