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Apple iOS 5.0 Software Update for iPhone / iPad Announced

The latest version of Apple iOS 5.0 provides some key features like Notification Center, iMessage, Reminders, Twitter integration, PC-free iTunes, iCloud, AirPlay Mirroring and gestured multi-tasking. Read this article to know more..!

Download – P2V Migration for Software Assurance

P2V Migration for Software Assurance uses the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Sysinternals Disk2VHD to convert a user’s existing Windows XP or newer client environment to a virtual hard disk then automates the delivery of an updated and personalized Windows 7 operating system containing a virtual machine with the user’s previous Windows environment, applications and Web browser.

Ten Best Practices / Troubleshooting Tips with Process Explorer Tool

Process Explorer tool from SysInternals, will give you a complete overview on what processes are currently running in your PC. In this article, you will learn 10 best practices and tips which will help to use this tool better.

How To Enable System Boot Time Logging using Process Monitor Tool

How many times have you faced issues with slow or longer boot time in your PC? It would make your troubleshooting job easy, if you get to know what really happens when your PC boots. Process Monitor tool from SysInternals will exactly help you in doing the same.

How to Remove Security Warning Message – Files Downloaded from Internet

When you download any file from internet using internet explorer, it gets tagged with metadata in alternate data stream, and says what IE Security zone did it came from. Streams tools from Sysinternals can help you remove this.

Microsoft contributes NuPack, a new open-source package-management system

Microsoft contributes NuPack which makes it easy for you to find, install, and use .NET libraries in your projects. It works with all .NET project types (including, but not limited to, both ASP.NET Web Forms and ASP.NET MVC).

Download Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 3.0

VMST 3.0 helps you reduce IT costs by making it easier to update your offline virtual machines, templates and virtual hard disks with the latest operating system and application patches—without introducing vulnerabilities into your IT infrastructure.

Download Office Migration Planning Manager (OMPM) 2010

OMPM helps IT Pros discover and assess the compatibility of existing Office documents for conversion from the binary document formats (Office 97-2003: .doc, .xls, etc.) to OpenXML formats (Office 2007 and beyond: .docx, .xlsx, etc.).

How to Enable Data Collection (RACTask) for Reliability Monitor Tool

In Windows 7, Reliability Monitor uses data provided by the RACTask (Reliability Analysis Component scheduled task). Once enabled, This tool will start displaying a Stability Index rating and specific event information 24 hours after system installation. Find the detailed instruction on how to enable this task.

Measure Hardware and Software problems Using Reliability Monitor in Windows 7

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Reliability Monitor is an advanced tool that measures hardware and software problems and other changes to your computer. This helps IT professionals better manage the stability of machines in their organization.

Download Linux Integration Services v2.1 for Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V R2

Linux Integration Services includes a set of drivers that enable synthetic device support in supported Linux virtual machines under Hyper-V. To be specific, supports the synthetic network controller and the synthetic storage controller that were developed specifically for Hyper-V.

Download System Center Virtual Machine Manager Self-Service Portal (SSP) 2.0

The Virtual Machine Manager Self-Service Portal 2.0 (VMMSSP) is a fully supported, partner-extensible solution that can be used by customers to pool, allocate, and manage their compute, network and storage resources to deliver the foundation for a private cloud platform in their datacenter.

Review Website/Blog with Free SEO Toolkit from Microsoft

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The SEO Toolkit with its detailed analysis and search engine friendly suggestions helps improve the relevance of your website in search results right away. Use this freeware to Increase Website traffic, Influence Search Engines and have an improved User Experience.

SQL Server 2008 R2 Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) Diagnostic Tool

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This tool determines the overall conformance of their SQL Server instances and topology with established best practices. BPA examines your SQL Server instance for system events, reviews login permissions, scans your SQL Metadata for advisable settings, and recommends solutions to items that do not conform with established Microsoft best practices.

Android Scripting Environment (ASE) – Edit and Execute Scripts on Device

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The Android Scripting Environment (ASE) brings scripting languages to Android by allowing you to edit and execute Python, Perl, JRuby, Lua, BeanShell, JavaScript, Tcl, shell scripts and interactive interpreters directly on the Android device.

Standard User Analyzer (SUA) – Tool to Test Applications as a Normal User

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During Develop / Deploy phase of an application, its very important to test the functionality of an app as a Standard User. Especially when the organization has a locked-down environment. Standard User Analyzer tool exactly helps you in this purpose!

Microsoft Released the All new Hotmail and Live Messenger

The innovative new Hotmail integrates Windows Live Messenger, other email accounts and updates from your social network all within a single intuitive interface that allow you to do so much more with your Hotmail be it on the Web, mobile phone or a PC.

Understand Microsoft Volume Licensing and Activation Management Tool 2.0

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This user guide shows step-by-step instructions for how to register on a Microsoft Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC). It also provides you key links on how to Manage Product Key Activation using VAMT 2.0 Tool. We will also look at how to report Activation information using VAMT 2.0.