August, 2010

  • New push features for Hotmail

    Great news from the Windows Team blog – Hotmail now supports push email, calendar, and contacts with Exchange ActiveSync, so whatever you do on your phone will be reflected on the web. That means if you delete an email on your mobile, it’ll also be deleted...
  • Hey, Scripting Guy!

    For all you fans of Scripting Guy out there, take a look at the Hey, Scripting Guy! blog . This time Scripting Guy Ed Wilson is retrieving Windows power plan settings using PowerShell . Technorati Tags: Scripting Guy
  • Free TechNet subscription, anyone? Latest news from TechEd Europe 2010

    Here’s the latest round up of news and offers from the TechEd Europe team. Have you signed up yet? Brad Anderson to Keynote Tech∙Ed Europe 2010 Microsoft CVP, Brad Anderson , will be a keynoter at this year’s Tech∙Ed Europe event.  More announcements...
  • Fancy a learning snack?

    Microsoft Silverlight Learning Snacks are short, interactive presentations about popular topics created by Microsoft Learning experts. Each Snack is delivered by using innovative Microsoft Silverlight technology and includes various media, such as animations...
  • Free Windows 7 e-learning series

    It’s not always easy to find the time and budget for training, but you can explore a great variety of how to videos on TechNet to support your planning, deployment and management of Windows 7. The Windows 7 e-Learning series is free, easy to follow and...
  • Top 10 essential IT skills

    Brien Posey’s TechNet magazine article outlines the top ten  skills you should keep brushed up in an ever-changing IT landscape. Technorati Tags: IT skills , training
  • Explore Windows 7 Springboard series

    The Microsoft Windows 7 Springboard series provides expert advice, whatever stage you’re at in the deployment cycle. Mark Russinovich digs in to Windows 7 Redux, while elsewhere you can walk through the process of creating a technical proof of concept...
  • Help make the UK TechNet blog great!

    The UK TechNet blog’s been up and running for a few weeks now and I’d like to know what you think. It’s easy to check the stats to see which posts were most read, but I’d really like to know what sort of information you want to...
  • The week that was – 23-27 August

    As always, it’s been a busy week for the TechNet blog. If you’ve had a similarly hectic 9-5, this round up might help. Have a great weekend – it’s a long one for us in England, so we’ll be back with you on Tuesday. On Monday Simon May, aka Porridge Kid...
  • Exchange Server 2010 SP1 now available

    Head over to the Microsoft Exchange Team blog to get the lowdown on Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 1. The future of Exchange starts here! Technorati Tags: Exchange Server 2010