Microsoft Tips

How to use RDP Client with multiple displays

If you have multiple monitors you would like to use when connecting to another machine via RDP client you must first make sure that are using the correct version […]

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Changing default app choices

Something many users have been complaining about is default app choices, i.e. browser, word processor, and so on – changing when updating Windows 10.

Here is a quick and simple guide […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Hints and Tips, Microsoft Tips, Windows 10||Comments Off on Changing default app choices

Choosing Google over Bing in Windows 10

Microsoft has set Bing and as the default search engine in Windows 10, if you prefer to use Google. Here’s how you can change it;

Changing Edge over to Google […]

By |March 21st, 2017|Categories: Hints and Tips, Microsoft Tips||Comments Off on Choosing Google over Bing in Windows 10

Changing privacy and Wi-Fi Sense settings (Windows 10)

Data security is incredibly important, especially as hackers become increasingly sophisticated and the number of cyber-attacks is constantly rising.

Windows 10 comes with a decent set of built-in protection measures, […]

By |March 16th, 2017|Categories: Hints and Tips, Microsoft Tips, Windows 10||Comments Off on Changing privacy and Wi-Fi Sense settings (Windows 10)

Creating a signature in Outlook

Creating a signature in Outlook 2016 & 2013;
1.Create a new email message.

2.On the Message tab, in the Include group, choose Signature > Signatures.

3.Under Select signature to edit, choose New, […]

By |January 26th, 2017|Categories: Hints and Tips, Microsoft Tips||Comments Off on Creating a signature in Outlook

Time is running out for Windows Vista

Mainstream support for windows vista ended in April of 2012 but Microsoft will be ending its extended support of the operating system on 11/04/2017.

If you are using windows vista […]

By |January 16th, 2017|Categories: Hints and Tips, Microsoft Tips||Comments Off on Time is running out for Windows Vista

Outlook always starts in safe mode

Microsoft recently released an office update that for some reason always forces outlook to start in safe mode. If you are having this problem, follow the steps below to resolve […]

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Outlook crashes after Windows Updates installed

Microsoft recently released some updates to their Windows operating systems that unfortunately seems to have had the side effect of crashing Microsoft Outlook when you open or create some […]

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Windows XP Snipping Tool

Windows Vista and Windows 7 both come with a handy snipping tool. However any desktop edition of Windows XP is sadly missing this feature.

However we have found a useful […]

By |January 20th, 2012|Categories: Microsoft Tips||Comments Off on Windows XP Snipping Tool

Anyone with Vista really should upgrade to Windows7

Anyone that is still using Vista that has any stability issues really should now upgrade to Windows 7, Vista even blue screened on its lauch day by Microsoft all […]

By |September 1st, 2011|Categories: Microsoft Tips||Comments Off on Anyone with Vista really should upgrade to Windows7