Tag: Microsoft

XP makes a comeback at Dell

Windows Vista View I've just been reading about Dell bringing back XP installs due to customer demand. Apparently their complete switch-over to pre-loading only Vista on new systems didn't go down as well as Microsoft might have liked. 'We heard you loud and clear on bringing the Windows XP option back to our Dell consumer […]

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Windows Live Mail

Not sure if anyone here was ever a hotmail user, I know many many years ago I was – a time when you got something like 2mb of mail storage and not much else. It was slow, prone to awful amounts of spam mail, and the worst thing was that if you didn't check your […]

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Personalising your computer

I've recently installed a new desktop shell for Windows which has worked out really great – I'm well impressed by its funcionality straight out of the box, and it configures up really nicely as well. It's called SharpE, and it's free and open source, and you can get it from http://www.sharpe-shell.org/ Here's a screen shot […]

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