Working from home is a necessary part of an IT professional’s life, if you want to have a life. Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 8 can help make your online time at home more efficient. Check out the Springboard Series IT Pro at Home: Tips and Tricks series. Here are a couple examples:

 

IT Pro at Home Demonstration: Windows Internet Explorer 8

This screencast walks you through the features in Windows Internet Explorer 8 like Accelerators, Web Slices, and search suggestions that may help you easily find the right information from the right places, and use that information in ways that make sense to you. You'll also learn about new features like the SmartScreen Filter, Cross-Site Scripting Filter, and InPrivate Browsing to help protect your security and privacy.

 

IT Pro at Home Demonstration: HomeGroup

HomeGroup enables easy file and printer sharing among computers running the Windows 7 operating system. In this screencast from the Springboard Series IT Pro at Home: Tips and Tricks series, you'll learn how to join computers running the Windows 7 operating system to a homegroup and take the hassle out of sharing files and printers between computers that are members of the homegroup.

 

More to come,

 

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