Outlook Hanging with Surface

After months of struggling with Outlook hanging up inexplicably I found something that looks really promising.  I had thought it was because I’m connecting to several Exchange servers.  It was particularly bad if I switched between the Mail and Calendar windows after Outlook had been running for awhile. My solution was to open up my Calendar in a second window as soon as I opened Outlook, but that was really tedious to have to remember to switch windows instead of using the shortcuts at the bottom left of the Outlook window. Check this out;   File | Options | Advanced – … Continue reading Outlook Hanging with Surface

Surface Tips: Thumb Keyboard and more

I had forgotten about the Thumb Keyboard because I have a Windows Phone and use the Word Flow keyboard. As I result I don’t have much experience typing with my thumbs.  I really hope that this feature finds its way into a future release of Windows. Back to the present:  I recently got an HP Stream 7 and it’s a perfect size to use the thumb keyboard. Unfortunately I can use the Windows-Volume-Down* trick to take a screenshot of the onscreen keyboard or I could show you how well that onscreen thumb keyboard looks on a 7 inch screen. See … Continue reading Surface Tips: Thumb Keyboard and more