Microsoft Virtual Labs Update for December 2005

MSDN Virtual Labs ASP.NET ASP.NET is a programming framework built on the common language runtime that can be used on a server to build powerful Web applications. ASP.NET offers several important advantages over previous Web development models – it allows you to write code more easily and it offers enhanced performance, security, power, and flexibility….


Xbox 360 Adverts

Here’s a couple of cool Xbox 360 Adverts…


Tweak MCE PowerToy

Tweak MCE gives you access to systems settings and options not normally exposed in the Windows XP Media Center Edition user interface, including remote control settings, Skip and Replay time customizations, user interface options, and more. It also helps you to optimize Media Center Extender for plasma and non-CRT displays.


Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Considerations

If you are looking at deploying Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2, I would recommend you consider network implications prior to implementation. The article below gives detailed information. Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 2 DSProxy Referral Process Changes

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Exchange 2003 SP2 Management Pack update is now available!

Microsoft Exchange Server Management Pack for MOM 2005 Microsoft Exchange Server Management Pack Configuration Wizard Updates in This Release of Exchange Server Management Pack for MOM 2005 The following list of rules highlights some of the changes that were added in this update to the Exchange Server 2003 Management Pack for MOM 2005….


Windows Live Safety Center Beta Launches

Windows Live Safety Center is a new, free service designed to help ensure the health of your PC. Check for and remove viruses Learn about threats Improve your PC’s performance Get rid of junk on your hard disk Use the full service scan to check everything, or turn to the scanners and information in the…


Two new Exchange Analyzer tools plus ExBPA 2.5 and PFDAVAdmin released

I’m happy to announce the availability of two new Analyzer tools for Exchange. Building on the success of the Microsoft Exchange Server Best Practices Analyzer (ExBPA) framework, we have released: Microsoft Exchange Server Disaster Recovery Analyzer ExDRA programmatically collects configuration data and header information from databases and transaction log files. The tool analyzes all headers…


msh: Microsoft Command Shell (Codename: Monad) Beta 2 Refresh

In combination with last week’s release of Version 2.0 of the .NET Framework, I’m excited to report we also released a Beta 2 refresh of “msh” for Version 2.0 of the .NET Framework. You can download the bits from the following locations: Microsoft .NET Framework Version 2.0 Redistributable Package (x86, x64 build also available)…


Windows Live

Check this cool site out! Microsoft Windows Live! Your own personal web portal – control the information you want to see.