Tag Archive: double click

Sep 13 2011

Mozilla Thunderbird Plug-in: SocialMail 0.6.2b

One of my favorite plug-ins for Thunderbird; it’s actually the plug-in that saved Thunderbird from being replaced by something else [for me]. SocialMail is a plug-in that mimics the functions of Xobni. Xobni has openly said that they have no interest in creating a plug-in for Thunderbird, and doing for Thunderbird what is Xobni has …

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Aug 30 2011

Windows 8 Gets Native ISO and VHD Support

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I’ve been using ISOs for a long time to back up all of my installation discs. Normally, right after I install my applications from disc, I leave it in the drive to make an ISO backup. I store my ISO copies on my server, and if I need to install the same application or drivers …

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Apr 15 2011

How to change the Drafts and Recent Posts folder in Windows Live Writer 2011

Windows Live Writer is a fantastic offline blogging tool with a WYSIWYG editor. It interfaces with just about any blog service [Blogger, LiveJournal, TypePad, WordPress, etc.] If you’re a blogger you’ll find this tool incredibly helpful- and it’s refreshingly free from Microsoft. One of the things that’s a hindrance to the application; it doesn’t let …

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Dec 13 2010

Thunderbird Contacts – Enabling Cookies

One of the more interesting add-ons to Mozilla’s Thunderbird recently has been the contact services. the purpose of the contact services is to allow you to reach out to Internet and collective social information about your contacts. Currently the contact service for Thunderbird only supports Facebook, Gmail, LinkedIn, Plaxo, Twitter and Yahoo. The service seems …

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Mar 23 2010

Firefox 3 Has A Handicapped Backspace Button

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As an interesting folly, everyone knows that Firefox is developed and used upon multiple platforms. The appealing nature of Firefox is that it’s the same application, plug-ins are consistent across different operating systems and the behavior of the application should be the same. But if your an user that’s used to using Firefox in the …

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Feb 19 2010

Review: Nuance’s FREE PDF Reader

From my standpoint, Nuance would be the last company I would see that would be offering a free product to the public, even more so a FREE PDF reader, but they have; they’ve come out with their own PDF viewer for FREE. The installation file is 18mb. It’s a MSI file, just double-click the file …

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Nov 06 2009

Ubuntu 9.10 – Playing MP3 Music

I’m a new user to Ubuntu, but I really want to try something new, different, from Windows and I’ve been downloading the various versions as they’ve been released to see the progression of the Operating System. The progression of Ubuntu has been really good over the past few years and when DELL said they were …

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Oct 14 2009

Firefox Add-on: SmarterFox

Making Firefox that much easier to use a common goal of everyone. I found this plug-in and I like how it works. The basics of it are that when you double click a word(s) the terms can be searched by a quick popup window. I thas some social and search functions from the popup that …

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