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479 George Chetcuti’s Blog 15 April 2014
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  1. WinHlp32.exe is required to display ‘.hlp’ help files on Windows 8

    Windows Help (WinHlp32.exe) is a Help program that has been included with Microsoft Windows versions starting with the Microsoft Windows 3.1 operating system. However, the Windows Help program has not had a major update for many releases and no longer meets Microsoft's standards. Therefore, starting with the release of Windows Vista and continuing in Windows 8, the Windows Help program... Read More

  2. WinRAR 3.62

    WinRAR reached version 3.62. WinRAR is one of the most powerful archivers available. The changelog is very short: 1. Bugs fixed:a) stack overflow vulnerability has been corrected in WinRAR moduleprocessing 7-Zip archives;b) WinRAR GZip module could set a wrong file date when unpackingGZip archives. You can obtain a version suitable for you from download page: http://www.rarlab.com/download.htm Technorati : archiver, windows,... Read More

  3. WinRAR Version 3.70 beta 3

    Changes: 1. It is possible to set the string value "AppData" in Registry key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\WinRAR\Paths to override the default %appdata%\WinRAR path for WinRAR settings. For example, if you wish to store theme files in WinRAR folder, set this value to "c:\Program Files\WinRAR". 2. Total progress bar is displayed when unpacking UDF ISO files. 3. In previous versions archive icons were... Read More

  4. Windows 2003 Server and Windows firewall

    Great tip from Kevin Attard Compagno, AcunetixSometimes Windows firewall integrated in Windows 2003 Service Pack 1 is not functioning and it is impossible to get its properties. This condition might be caused by viruses or other malicious applications.Kevin suggests reinstalling Service Pack 1 over the existing installation in this case. It should solve the issue.Thanks Kevin!!! Technorati : Firewall, Windows... Read More

  5. Windows 2003\Vista virtualization – Licensing advantages...

    Server virtualization has big advantages and more and more companies are deploying virtual servers to more effectively manage their server infrastructure. In fact at Windowsnetworking.com we run many of our servers virtualized. VMware is the de facto ‘standard’ in the virtualization market. Microsoft entered the market in 2004 with a virtualization product, but it was largely inferior to VMware and... Read More

  6. Windows 7 Phone Banking Application

    Bank of America customers can now perform banking activities such as, finding ATMs, transferring funds, managing accounts, etc. from their Windows 7 phones if they own one! The application that runs on Windows 7 Phones was launched on Tuesday. The news was more than welcomed by Microsoft's phone users after months of waiting and which left them behind iPhone, Blackberry... Read More

  7. Windows 7 Release Candidate

    Windows 7 Release Candidate is available for download. Feel free to grab it from here: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-7/download.aspx... Read More

  8. Windows 7 and Windows 8 Security Guidelines

    The Windows 8 Secure Boot process alerts a user when an attempt to subvert the security controls has taken place. It is important that users know how to identify and respond to this alert... Read More

  9. Windows 7 articles

    Windows 7 is officially out. Well, WindowsNetworking.com team is ready. Make sure you check out Windows 7 section in our "Articles and Tutorials": http://windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Windows_7/ Also try our sister sites WindowSecurity.com and VirtualizationAdmin.com for content on security and virtualization subjects... Read More

  10. Windows 8 Developer Preview

    Get a glimpse of Microsoft's new operating system by trying the pre-beta version of Windows 8 for developers. Though, it is nowhere near finished and should not be used in production environments, it would be quite interesting to know where Microsoft is heading with this new generation of Windows. You have the ability to try out both the touch-centric 'Metro'... Read More

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