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Windows Live Writer Beta 2 Now Available

Today, Windows Live Writer Beta 2 became available.  Beta 1 was released in Fall 2006, so this release was long awaited.  Major changes to the interface and APIs make this a definite “must download” for the serious blogger. Windows Live writer supports a number of different blogging engines including MSN […]

Authentication in the new RDP Client

You?ve probably noticed by now that Microsoft has integrated another security mechanism into the Remote Desktop client. This authentication mechanism is designed to authenticate against the intended computer before making the RDP connection.  By authenticating with the system prior to the actual RDP connection, it can verify that the system […]

Using ISOs with Windows Vista

One of the key pieces of functionality that I think is missing from Windows Vista is the ability to mount an ISO image.  Being able to write that image back to media would be useful too. In the past, I have used VCD Control, a tool that is available to […]