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Jul 30, 2007

New Book Aims to Reduce Learning Curve of Microsoft Office 2007

I Survived Microsoft Office 2007, a book aimed at reducing the learning curve of the Microsoft Office suite, was released to publishers online today from Drop Work Now press. Written by Melanie Gass, President of CenterPoint Solution, this book is designed as a step-by-step reference manual and demystifies the new office ribbons and functions. It reviews the new features of Office 2007, and co...

Jul 16, 2007

Apple Reports iPhone-To-Outlook Sync Glitch

Apple is warning users of its hot new iPhone that contact files stored in the digital communicators software may not synchronize properly with their Microsoft Outlook files on PCs. In a technical bulletin posted on its Web site, Apple said iPhones contact software wont play nicely with Microsoft Outlook on a number of fronts. For instance, Apple said that because Outlook limits the number o...

Jul 03, 2007

Late problem solved: first GPS based notification for Mobile phones goes online

A new era is born in computer-assisted time management. Using a popular calendar application such as Microsoft Outlook, users no longer have to place "Oops Im late!" calls to peers and/or bosses. The software does it for you by calculating the distance between your location and destination, and notifying designated contacts if you are running late. Oops Im Late! is a unique application t...

Jun 28, 2007

Trojan in a fake Microsoft security bulletin

Sophos is warning users of a widespread attempt to infect email recipients by sending a warning about a bogus Microsoft security patch. The emails, which have the subject line "Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-0065" pretend to come from Microsoft, and claim that a zero-day vulnerability has been discovered in the Microsoft Outlook email program. They go on to warn recipients that "more than 100,0...

Jun 26, 2007

Introducing the To-Do Bar...

The To-Do Bar is brand-new to Outlook 2007, and enables you to track your time and tasks wherever you are in the application. We hope you`ll find the post below informative, and in the coming months we will posting more about tips and tricks about using the To-Do Bar. Enjoy! Instead of looking at scraps of paper, notepads, planners, and the Outlook Inbox, you can see everything you need to do ...

Jun 21, 2007

Microsoft Office Outlook Connector Beta released

Microsoft released a new beta of an add-in that allows people to access Windows Live Hotmail in Outlook and best of all, it`s free! It`s called the Microsoft Office Outlook Connector. If you`re familiar with Windows Live Hotmail`s history, you may have heard of this add-in before. It used to require a subscription but with the new Windows Live Hotmail we`re now able to offer it free (for most fea...

Jun 13, 2007

Microsoft security updates for June 2007

Microsoft has released its June 2007 security bulletin, which includes six updates: four are designated Critical by the software giant. Two of the patches affect Windows Vista, with one Critical patch specific to Internet Explorer. One of the Important patches affects Microsoft Office. To keep your Windows XP SP1 system secure, update to Windows XP SP2 today. MS07-030 - addresses a vulnerabi...

Jun 07, 2007

Messageware Outlook fix

Messageware, provider of enterprise productivity and security solutions for Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access, announced a free solution for a prevalent and annoying problem that is being experienced by Outlook Web Access users. Many companies who have Microsoft Exchange with the update Q911829 installed and are using Outlook Web Access have been experiencing a problem addressing messages. In...

Jun 06, 2007

Packet8 Introduces Outlook Integration

8x8, Inc., provider of Packet8 residential, business and video Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone services, today announced the availability of new features and services for its Packet8 Virtual Office small business phone solution, recently rated the most popular hosted IP-PBX phone service in the U.S. by telecom research firm AMI Partners. The new offerings include Microsoft Outlook ...

Jun 05, 2007

Zetadocs PDF

The Zetadocs PDF Outlook add-in allows users to convert Microsoft Office attachments to PDF from within Microsoft Outlook. The Zetadocs PDF Outlook add-in converts attachments on sending, so users continue to work within Outlook as normal. Integration with ACT! Zetadocs PDF integrates with ACT! Contact Management software to provide document automation functionality. Users can streamline the ...