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Adding to the Send to Menu on Windows 7

The Send to menu provides the ability to send files that you select in Windows explorer to applications that take the file type as a parameter. What if you want to send files to your own application or another application

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Disable the People Pane in Outlook

The People Pane in Outlook appears at the bottom of each email that you open. I found it quite annoying since it uses up so much space, but I wasn’t sure how to remove it. I found myself closing it

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How to totally mess up your Windows 7 system with one careless click

Step 1 Locate a shortcut to a text file on your desktop. Step 2 Right click on the shortcut and select Open With. Step 3 Select Notepad as the application. Do not pay any attention to the check box that

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Time Billing to the Tenth

I encountered a time billing application used to bill hours with single decimal precision. Initially that seemed innocuous enough until I realized that the culture that we live in naturally deals with fractional hours in 5 minute increments. How common

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