Windows Live! Essentials. What is the purpose of it?

Windows Live! Essentials, is a installer to install all the Live! products. What I do not understand is why do we have an application that sits in the system tray all day and take up system resources. It would be easier to have a web page to do all this then waste the Live! teams time programming and making this useless utility. Once the beta is done, I will be removing it from my systems. There is absolutely no use for it. If they want something for someone to find out the latest Live! stuff with download links, then put it … Continue reading Windows Live! Essentials. What is the purpose of it?

Windows Live! Local Add-in for Microsoft Office Outlook Released. (v2)

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?fa…   Add maps to Outlook… • Send your Microsoft Outlook® meeting requests with maps you can see in road, aerial, or bird’s eye view. * • Use real-time traffic updates to help avoid accident or rush hour delays and find the best routes. * • Print precise driving directions “to go”, then save the details to view when you are offline. •If you have installed Microsoft MapPoint® 2006, access your map in MapPoint when offline. …with features that save time… Make Outlook meeting notices more useful then ever! • Create friendly names for frequently used locations such as “Downtown … Continue reading Windows Live! Local Add-in for Microsoft Office Outlook Released. (v2)