Getting your email on your device (Windows Phone, Android, iPhone) or mail app

learn how to manage your account from many popular mail apps at, Send and receive email from an app including Setting up on your Windows Phone, iPhone, or Android phone. Setting up in Microsoft Office Outlook. How to setup your account in the Windows 8 mail app Setting up for…


How to change your Microsoft account name?

In Windows 8 you use your Microsoft account to log into various services, it used to be called Windows Live ID – Read more about it and it is shown on your Start Screen One of the questions I have been recently asked is it possible to change it? and of course yes it is…


Getting Messenger sign-in error 800488fa and 80048836

Messenger sign-in error 800488fa and 80048836 Then you should try the 2 following items 1. Check your email for a verification mail from Microsoft. 2. If you don’t see a verification email, go to the Windows Live sign-in page and request that a verification email be sent to you Get more help for Messenger Rob…


Seeing error 8007005 when trying to sign in to Messenger?

The check out the various things you can do to fix it, including:   Make sure any msnmsgr.exe and wlcomm.exe processes are shut down Change Windows Explorer settings and delete the Messenger Contacts folder Check to see if Messenger is allowed through your firewall Clear the check for server certificate revocation option in Internet Explorer…


Connect your social networks to Messenger (video)

“Get updates about what your friends are doing on other social networking websites from within Messenger. You can add services such as Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, and more.” Learn more about how to keep up with your social networks with Messenger including how to chat with your Facebook friends get more information and help for Messenger…


Students : 5 ways SkyDrive and Office Web Apps can help you

SkyDrive for students  Learn how to get started, and more importantly (for free!!) what to do if you are converting from  using Google Docs Rob Technorati Tags: students,skydrive,office web apps,google docs,OWA


Automatically fix Windows Live Photo Gallery problems

With this Microsoft fixit “Automatically diagnose and repair problems when showing photos and slideshows with Windows Photo Gallery and Screensaver. Find other automated solutions What it fixes… System performance is slow when viewing a multipage TIFF file Can’t preview pictures in Windows Photo Gallery Windows Photo Gallery print picture preview color is reversed Pictures…


9 new years PC resolutions

If you are thinking about getting more out of your PC then here are a possible 9 new years PC resolutions you could consider… Back up your data automatically Think about online safety on your computer with features such as the Action Center, Parental Controls and Windows Live Family Safety Speed up your computer with…


My top 10 blog posts of 2011

So the top 10 blog posts (by views) of 2011 out of the 320 posted last year where… Download Microsoft Safety Scanner for FREE Latest free Windows 7 Themes to download: Beautiful Birds and Echoes of the past Showing SkyDrive storage in Windows Explorer Brian Badonde–Bing and the art of technology How to Video Chat…


SkyDrive: On your phone (Windows Phone, iPhone and others…)

SkyDrive: On your phone “If your phone’s with you, so are your files. SkyDrive lets you take your photos and documents wherever you go. Get the SkyDrive app for your iPhone or Windows Phone today. Or, you can always access SkyDrive through your phone’s browser at” Learn more at   Useful help articles…