Moving contacts from Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail

Posted by on May 1, 2014 in Blog, computers, email, how to, Windows XP | 1 comment

It may not be enough to simply import your .wab from Outlook Express into Windows Live Mail (WLM). The problem being Outlook Express saves a persons name as “name” and not “first name” and then “last name.” Windows Live mail may not auto fill correctly when you type in a persons name. Here is how you fix it. 1. ¬†Assuming you have your .wab (Windows address book) already copied and moved over to your new...

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Windows XP life cycle should be standard moving forward

Posted by on Apr 13, 2014 in Blog, computers, customer support, operating system, software, Technology, Windows XP | 0 comments

I can’t imagine how much money Microsoft has made in the last year. All of the businesses out there purging Windows XP from being used under their roof. All of the consumers running XP seeing the news of¬†it’s end of life, and then upgrading to a newer Windows. The numbers must be astronomical for Microsoft. My fear is they might get greedy and decide to do this again but only sooner for the outstanding supported versions of...

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The great 2014 Windows XP Exodus

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014 in Blog, computers, operating system, security, Technology, Windows XP | 0 comments

Ex*o*dus a going out; a departure or emigration, usually of a large number of people: the summer exodus to the country and shore. Yes it is upon us the twilight final days of Windows XP. From the definition above it could mean going to the country or the shore. For Windows XP around 30% of all computer users will not be going to the country or shore because they are still using Windows XP. Yes as of me writing this the percentage is probably...

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