Category: windows

DIY Mozy Alternative 0

DIY Mozy Alternative

Until recently, Mozy Pro was used to backup offsite nightly.  The backup included all administrative data, user profiles, SQL databases, etc.  The SQL databases were automatically backed up to the server nightly, and then...

Crystal Reports – duplicate record filtering 0

Crystal Reports – duplicate record filtering

I’ve had to do a fair bit of updating Crystal Report syntax as of late.  As I had been told by the software integrators four years ago, Crystal is something you just have to...

Citrix Receiver comes to Chrome OS 0

Citrix Receiver comes to Chrome OS

Chrome OS just became a lot more useful for businesses and schools with the release of the Citrix Receiver. Now Chrome OS users will be able to use the Citrix Receiver just as they’d...

Antivirus software fun 0

Antivirus software fun

I recently stumbled upon a computer that seemed to be confused about the installed anti-virus software.  Though anti-virus software is a necessary evil in the Windows world, I’ve never really been a fan of...

My Favorites – Part III – Web software 1

My Favorites – Part III – Web software

HelpDesk Pilot 4 – If you’ve used the ticket system on my website, then you’ve used HelpDesk Pilot. When I was looking for a method to improve my productivity by implementing a mechanism whereby...

If it doesn’t fit, force it! 0

If it doesn’t fit, force it!

Recently I was working at a client’s office moving some equipment around. When I went to test the printer, I noticed that the power and ready lights were blinking off and on in unison....

My Favorites – Part II – Services 1

My Favorites – Part II – Services

LogMeIn – This is one of the greatest freebies on the Internet in my humble opinion. This gem of a service was around for a long while before I ever became aware of it....