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What’s Going On-Office 365 and OneDrive For Business Sync Clients

The Microsoft Office 365 OneDrive For Business Sync engine has created a lot of confusion. There are multiple sync engines (Next Gen and Groove) that are used – depending on : what version of office is installed when they originally began using O365 if they use both OneDrive (consumer) and ODFB maybe other factors I don’t know Here’s the quick and dirty… Next Gen Sync […]

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Office 365 Home and Office 2013 Subscription Services

What software are you using for your email, spreadsheets, writing text and more? The two big dogs are Microsoft’s Office 365 (O365) and Google’s Google Apps. We’re going to look at Office 365 Home subscription services and give a run-down of what it is, what you get and what it costs. Subscription services, sometimes called SaaS (software as a service), are pretty mainstream. How many

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OneDrive (consumer)–No Longer Unlimited Storage

Everyone’s been tweeting about it – the OneDrive Blog announcement that came out 11-2-2015 that states OneDrive storage will no longer be ‘unlimited’. Yes, once again the sins of the few greedy people who decided to use 75 Terabytes (about 14,000 times the usual space people use), have affected all of us. OneDrive (consumer) New Limits Now instead of unlimited, everyone’s OneDrive (consumer), will be

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Download Windows 10 Tool To Make a Disk For Installation

If you are upgrading multiple computers to Windows 10, burn an ISO and put it on a DVD or a USB stick (must be at least 6GB). Here’s the link to the Microsoft site where you can download the tool for both the 32 and 64-bit versions of Windows 10. After the tool is downloaded, click to start the process. There’s a wizard that comes

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Set Your Microsoft Office Documents To Save To Cloud

I started a monthly newsletter in January. In it, I focus on the things I think you want to read and learn about – Microsoft Office, Office 365, the Cloud and other related software and gadget reviews. If this is of interest to you, please go to the top of this page and enter in your email address to start receiving it. It goes out

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OneDrive Photos and Music Improvements Coming

Announcements continue to roll out about the changes coming to OneDrive. Today, we’ll look at what’s coming with OneDrive Photos and Music.  OneDrive Photos Probably most of us have photos in our OneDrive.  You hopefully are sharing these photos with a link to friends and family instead of sending them via email. With the OneDrive sync engine, it’s easy to organize your photos (making folders

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Get Your Windows 10 Upgrade For Free

On January 21st, Microsoft had a huge media event to showcase and announce what’s next for Windows.  You may recall that months previous to this, Microsoft stunned their followers by skipping Windows 9 (the logical next step from Windows 8.1), and going straight to Windows 10. We’ve had some time to digest that news and the next thing we were wondering was ‘will the upgrade

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