Monthly Archives: October 2013

The ‘desktop’ tile is to your right..

Published on: Author: Mike Hall Leave a comment

.. in the All Programs section if you have a new Surface RT. Reported here.. http://www.zdnet.com/microsoft-starts-de-emphasizing-the-desktop-with-surface-2-7000022372/?s_cid=e539&ttag=e539 While Bill was around, Microsoft used to ask “where would you like to go today?”, and after a bit of pointing and typing, you would get there. It isn’t like that at all these days. Microsoft tell you where… Continue reading

Bitlocker..

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Do you really need this level of encryption? I say this because if anything untoward happens to the drive which is Bitlockered and/or you forget the password, you can also forget whatever is on the drive. Bitlocker is not like other Windows utilities. There is absolutely nothing lightweight about it. Unlike media players and anti-virus… Continue reading