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Cannot restore from Previous Versions Server 2008 R2

I experienced a couple of issues where I could not restore a previous version using the built in Microsoft (Previous Versions function.)

The problem was a combination of not being able to copy the file as the path + filename exceeded the 260 character directory + filename character limit. Another issue was not having secu (more…)

By Ross, ago
General

Deleting multiple folders in Microsoft Outlook

Hi all, it has been a long time since I posted anything. So here goes. You are expected to have a fairly decent knowledge of computers and applications to follow this article. The Tutorial is a little simple and it sits at the bottom of this post. When you encounter a very messy Microsoft Outlook Mailbox. The mailbox in question was originally stored in Entourage 2008 on a Mac connecting to POP email with a mailbox size of around 10 Gigabytes. Eventually a server was installed at the office and (more…)

By Ross, ago
General

Down Time

Hi all, I have just migrated to a new webhost and there may be some downtime. I am currently fixing the links to any images that may be attached in the posts. It will be Read more…

By Ross, ago
General

Augmented Reality with The Hidden Park

First off, Augmented Reality is where the physical, real-world is augmented or merged with computer generated imagery. Basically what we will see very soon is a mobile phone application which when you point your phone at a street, the device will display information about restaurants in th (more…)

By Ross, ago
Decisions

Windows 7 – Upgrade Offer

Good news all. Windows 7 is the next version in the long line of Microsoft operating systems. I am genuinely excited about this release. I have been using Windows 7 for the past 6 months on my laptop and it is running well and looks great. Now that it is close to launch, Microsoft have set the purchase by date for a free upgrade for certain versions of Vista. If you are deciding to buy a new computer, with Windows Vista i (more…)

By Ross, ago