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how easy is it to update a schedule task documents on a ipad and update the document and stire it on a microsoft network
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When a Collegue of mine add's a mailbox to his outlook, that mailbox wil only get mail when u manually hit Send & Recieve. A few other collegue's of mine experience te same problem. But when I add the mailbox to my outlook it does get mail real time, so I don't have that problem.

They al have a few mailboxes in their outlook but even when I remove all mailboxes and add only that specific one, it doesn't recieve mail  unless u manually hit send & recieve.

Microsofts best practice is working in the OWA but that is not an option, does anyone know how to solve this problem?

I have 20 worksheets with several data sheets (not every sheet), that I need to consolidate to a master file.  Not all worksheets are the same format.  I am saving them all in one folder.  What I need is a macro, to open all the files, copy from each one the data into a newly created mater workbook please.  On the first copy I would like all the sheets headers, but on the subsequent copies I would just want to copy the data starting at a certain row depending on which sheet (eg ignoring repeating headers).  I do also have hidden columns that need copying across and would like it all in paste special values.  Can you please help I am not great with macros...
I have created an application using Visual Studio Professional 2015 (Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3) that utilizes Visio Viewer (Version 16.0.4339.1001).
When I install my application, I get "Error 1904. Module C:\Program Files (x86)\...\VVIEWER.DLL failed to register. HRESULT -2147220473. Contact your support personnel."
I have researched and not found a solution. I have done all the basics .. windows is up to date, etc.
In my application I reference AxVisioViewer.
The application does run / work correctly - but I am concerned that the end users will not have a good install experience as they see this error during install.
(I also get the similar error when uninstalling - the failed to deregister error 1905).

Visio Viewer must be installed first. In Visual Studio, AxVisioViewer copy local set to yes (it will not work if set to no). Embed Interop Types - False. Specific version - False.
I have tried uninstalling Visio Viewer and installing my app, it will not run without Visio Viewer installed. I have re-installed visio viewer then re-installed my app - same error during installation. As stated, it works - but the user sees this error.
I am using InstallShield LE, and I am digitally signing my app / setup programs
I have a week to learn Visio 2016 to be able to build business process maps. I don't own the SW. Is there a free trial version I can use? I own an iMAC.  THANKS Much!!
I need to see if there is a way for me to create a template in Outlook, that when opened up the recipients and the subject line are already filled in.  To go a step further, can the present date be auto inserted to said subject line of the email?  I have a current template that I use for the body and it seems ok for now.  Of course, there are tweaks that need to be done...

I understand that Microsoft Office Suite 2007 is around 10 years old and SP3 is around 5 years old, but I was wondering if installing and using it on Windows 10 64-bit is fine? Has anyone tried this or had any issues?
Yesterday June 14th my computer automatically did updates.  Now when I send PDF's that I have created it will not let the people who also have done updates open them.  Any suggestions.
This appears to only be avialable in the 2008 DNS management pack.

Can someone confirm that it has been removed or assist with a workaround? The image below is not part of the 2012 DNS Management pack unless I'm mistaken?

How to Identify Fonts on a website and download them.
If you’ve ever visited a web page and noticed a cool font that you really liked the look of, but couldn’t figure out which font it was so that you could use it for your own work, then this video is for you!

In this Micro Tutorial, you'll learn you how to quickly and easily identify fonts that are used on any web page you visit, as well as how to download those fonts from Google’s fonts collection site with a couple of mouse clicks, so long as Google has them available.

The video also covers how to install downloaded fonts into Windows so that they can be used in any text editing software you have that allows you to select different fonts.

I plan to also write an illustrated article tutorial on this topic, so if you prefer reading and viewing screen shots as opposed to video learning, then head over to my article How to Identify Fonts on a website and download them.

Please enjoy the video..

1. (00:33) Install the Fount Java Script button into your browser

Browse over to FOUNT in your browser and follow the instructions on the page to install the the free "fount" button.

2. (01:03) Identify the Font you're interested in

On any web page containing the font you're interested in, click your newly installed fount button and then click on the font text you want to identify

3. (01:40) Click the Google Fonts link if available

If the View fonts on Google Fonts link becomes available to you, then Google has a copy of the font available for download. Click the link to be taken to the font download area. If the link is not there, then you will need to do a manual search to find out where you can obtain the font elsewhere.

4. (01:50) Download the Font from Google Fonts

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Ever visit a website where you spotted a really cool looking Font, yet couldn't figure out which font family it belonged to, or how to get a copy of it for your own use? This article explains the process of doing exactly that, as well as showing how to install downloaded fonts.
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That is a really useful article, Andrew. Thanks for sharing.

A question though, back in the "old days" by my standards, you weren't supposed to share fonts because many of them were sold separately and were considered to be under the software license of the product they worked with. I would assume if you can get the font from Google that it is safe, but are there still instances of those IP fonts today that aren't supposed to be shared?
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Hi Brian,

An excellent observation. With regards to safety of available fonts, I can only assume that all submissions are checked by Google in this respect before a listing is accepted, so while never beyond the realms of possibility, am confident that a malicious font download is unlikely.

I'm sure there are many fonts to be found on the web which are not supposed to be shared as you've rightly pointed out, however with every font downloaded from the Google Fonts site, there is also a license agreement included within the downloaded Zip file that specifies which usage license the font has been released under.

In the case of the illustrated "Lato" font used in my example, that particular font has been released under the Sil Open Font License (OFL) and comes with the following conditions when downloaded.
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of the Font Software, to use, study, copy, merge, embed, modify, redistribute, and sell modified and unmodified copies of the Font Software, subject to the following conditions,
The list of exclusions are as one would expect for most open source material, such as preventing the sale of the font by itself etc, however for personal or commercial use within other products, there's no problem.  This could differ of course with each font that's made available so it always pays to check what rights are provided. Font families not available on Google Fonts and found on other font distribution sites would of course contain their own rules and restrictions, which should always be respected.

I hope that answers your questions and thank you for your feedback and up-vote. I very much appreciate it. Regards, Andrew
I am trying to share a contact folder.  The e-mail is being sent and when the recipient tries to open the folder he gets a message "Cannot display the folder.
I have tried the Microsoft suggested work around:
Please try to open the shared contact by the following steps in this recipient’s Outlook:

1. Open Outlook and switch to People/Contact Navigation Pane.

2. Click FOLDER > Open Shared Contacts in Ribbon.

3. Type the user name who has shared Contact folder to this user or directly click Name button to select the user.

4. Click OK to open the shared folder.

Then check whether the shared contact folder can be listed under the Contact folder list.

and get the same results.
I needed to move a pst file. So, after doing a little reading, it seems that the recommended method was as follows:
Close Outlook (2016).
Move the pst file to a new location.
Open Outlook - it will be unable to find the pst file and ask for the location of a pst file. Browse to the new location and select it.

I found that this seemed to work perfectly well - the pst file was found and used as before.

However, I could no longer send or receive emails. Can anyone tell me why?

Thank you

Just trying to create an SLA tile for a group of servers up-time and average them out much like the built in SLA, but that one which is a dependency roll-up, doesn't average out the servers up-time like how I want.

So if you have a group with two servers, one 0% and one 100%, the SLA tile should read 50%. I don't think SCOM can do this without a custom powershell widget that links to the SLA Tile graphic.

I'm not sure if anyone has had any luck with this from what I can tell searching online.

Thanks in advance
Hi all,

I have a relatively new system, which has Win 10 & Win 7 installed.

I am getting random Windows reboots, not notification or pre-warning to rebooting.

Please have a look at some of the logs and please help me with this very annoying problem.

I am having the following Hardware conflicts, how to resolve? I have also attached an events log, you can see the activity leading up to the Kernel rebooting.

No outdated drivers, Scan / Check Disk return 0 Errors, Checked RAM and 0 errors.

System Details:

OS Name	Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Version	6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
Other OS Description 	Not Available
OS Manufacturer	Microsoft Corporation
System Name	CONOR-PC
System Manufacturer	Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd.
System Model	H110M-S2H
System Type	x64-based PC
Processor	Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7600 CPU @ 3.50GHz, 3504 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 4 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date	American Megatrends Inc. F20, 08/11/2016
SMBIOS Version	3.0
Windows Directory	C:\Windows
System Directory	C:\Windows\system32
Boot Device	\Device\HarddiskVolume2
Locale	Ireland
Hardware Abstraction Layer	Version = "6.1.7601.17514"
User Name	conor-PC\conor
Time Zone	GMT Daylight Time
Installed Physical Memory (RAM)	32.0 GB
Total Physical Memory	31.9 GB
Available Physical Memory	29.7 GB
Total Virtual Memory	63.8 GB
Available Virtual Memory	61.6 GB
Page File Space	31.9 GB
Page File	C:\pagefile.sys

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Hi, I would like to know how to set default font and size in Word on Windows 10. Thanks
My current problem is that when using the .Address function I get returned an address that isn't the email address I want but the last entry in the email addresses list. Is there any way for me to specify which address i want

an example of the contact's email address list would be

and it would return the 0xf218Hi=There when using .address
I have a SCCM 2012 server that I did not install and it is slowly losing the ability to remotely connect to its client computers.  It looks like discovery is configured and working right.  If I manually push out the client install it says it finished successfully but I am suspect to this because it seems to run really quickly.  I do see a low deployment success rate critical error.  I am not sure what to check from here.    Clients that I used to be able to connect to remotely just fine, now all of a sudden I can no long connect to and there have been no changes on the computers.  It seems to be selecting them at random to drop.  In addition, new computers that are put in place, the discovery finds them and I see them in the list but of course cannot connect or nothing appears to really be pushed out to them even though it says successful.  Any suggestions?


How do I transfer my email address auto fill from one account from another in Office 2016?
In older versions there used to be an NK2 file, but I can't find it in 2016?
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Any security patching tools you all use for linux platform ?

we are now planning a tools to deploy security patches to stop virus attack, like Wantnacry virus, we try to do security patches for all linux server as quick as possible, like in 1 months for all linux machine.

any idea?

can MS SCCM tools help on large scale deployment/rollback of linux patches automatically ?
If its a free  course for A+ certification. Why does it ask for the credit card information
What is differences between MSDN Subscriptions/downloads and The Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC)?
Hi all.
Hopefully this is possible or something similar.
What I am trying to do is to make (in this case) the Function2!C3 become Function2!C4 or Function2!C5 or Function2!C6 etc based on what the number of I3 is. Say I have a drop down select box with numbers 1-100 and every time they change I want the Function2!C# to be the same number as the drop down box. Is this possible at all?
Thanks in advance.
Here is the formula I am referencing.
=IF($I3, IF(Function2!C3 = 1, "placeholder", "skip"), "Wait")
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Microsoft Applications




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Microsoft applications include a variety of software programs, including development and digital authoring programs (Expression and Media Center), educational programs, Internet software, including Essentials, Skype and the Live family, anti-virus, productivity applications and suites like Office, Excel, Word, Outlook, Access and PowerPoint, video games and server applications such as Exchange, SharePoint, IIS and Virtual Server.