Category Archives: Other stuff

Personal ramblings (highly opinionated)

MOTOROLA Universal Bluetooth Keyboard & Mouse – pc use – missing backslash

I bought a Motorola droid bluetooth keyboard which is supposed to be for a mobile phone or tablet (Xoom) but it has no backslash on it which is annoying when you connect it to a pc (which obviously you can or … Continue reading

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SharePoint startup time very slow

I created a SharePoint Server installation to look after project documentation. All was well and I uploaded all of the specifications, design documents, project plans etc. The following day, when I wanted to show the site to someone important, it … Continue reading

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Excel Error: There was a problem sending the command to the program

Excel Error: There was a problem sending the command to the program 15 August 2012 If you click on an excel file and get this error instead of Excel opening your document and you have followed the MS link to … Continue reading

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Amazon Kindle – is it any good?

Is the Amazon Kindle any good. Should you buy one of the relatively cheap items or should you buy a Sony reader or an iPad or just use your computer? Continue reading

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