Archive for the ‘Tip’ Category

I was inspired by How-To Geek post on How to Get the Classic Start Menu Back in Windows 8.  I thought surely others might want features other than just the old Windows 7 Start Menu (because everyone loves waiting for a search to complete). It’s nice that Windows 8 makes it easy to customize the […]


I’m on my second day of using Windows 8 as a secondary desktop at work.  As mentioned in my last post, I’ve been using it along with the Office 2013 Preview to have access to my “other” domain accounts.  With Mouse without Borders it’s been a pretty great experience, and I’ve gotten to actually use […]


If you ever need to know which Group Policies are being applied on a computer, especially if you have multiple GPOs defining the same setting, just go to Start->Run and enter "RSOP.msc" and click OK. This Management Console snap-in will allow you to view all configured GP settings on that computer and tell you which […]


The TechNet Forums has a Remote Operations Manager forum up, now.  They’re still claiming ROM will RTM this month.  I hope so, because we can use it yesterday. At least I still have a little time to figure out the SPLA. `Andy