The Electric Wand

Weekly tips from the "Tip o' the Week" email distribution inside of Microsoft.

February, 2008

  • Windows Media Center query-based recording

    Here's a tip for anyone running Windows Vista Home Premium or Ultimate editions (the ones with Media Center functionality), if you have a suitable tuner set up and configured. I mentioned this in passing to someone who uses Media Center as their primary...
  • Virtuali(z)sation & datacenter power

    It's been very quiet here on the Electric Wand for the last month or so: I took a new job in December which means things have been pretty hectic at work. I'm now managing a new group, and lots of time spent building up a great team. Just back from Seattle...