i-mate has just announced a Windows Vista SideShow
debugging tool. More information is available in their forums post here and
you can download the debugger from: http://www.clubimate.com/t-WINGADRV.aspx
According to their post “This debugger also serves as a sneak preview
of the functionality to be available in upcoming i-mate Mobile Devices and the anticipated
Momento Digital Photo Frame Version 2. Therefore, any gadgets that are compatible
with the debugger are sure to work on future i-mate devices.”
It’s great to see them supporting SideShow on their already very cool Momento and Ultimate devices!
What to added mapped drives of network shares to the search indexes of Windows Desktop
Search in Windows Vista? See KB918996
Availability of the Windows Desktop Search: Add-in for Files on Microsoft Networks
The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
the UNCFATPHInstaller.msi package now. (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=f7e981d9-5a3b-4872-a07e-220761e27283&amp;amp;DisplayLang=en)
Release Date: September 28, 2006
A great reality check on the mac ads targeting Vista upgrades.
If I was
writing a Mac commercial…
Nicely done D’Arcy! Vista does rock!
Can’t find a Telnet client in Windows Vista? It’s a “Windows Feature” that must
be turned on from Programs and Features in the Control Panel
As the clock strikes midnight around the world, signs of the consumer release of Windows
Vista have started to surface.
Retailers have started getting their displays ready, with many of them holding special
And some even have systems with Vista pre-loaded ready to go.
This weekend I took a much needed break from work activities, and amongst other things
setup the Christmas tree and made cookies. Not just any old cookies however, along
with the snowmen, Christmas trees and other holiday favorites, I made special Windows
Vista launch cookies to enjoy later this week in celebration of Vista making it’s
Well, official debut I guess if you don’t live in Canada where Edmonton Alberta hosted
their Vista launch last Thursday. (I wonder if there were any cookies?) Speaking
of Vista, it runs SOOOOO much better now that I have yanked the crappy ATI video
card out and put an nVidia card in. No more weird artifacts and other video issues
that the ever crashing ATI R300 drivers were causing.
Jim Allchin: “It’s rock solid and we’re ready to ship!”
Tonight Microsoft has made available theMicrosoft®
Windows® Software Development Kit for Windows Vista™™ and .NET
Framework 3.0 Runtime Components for download. Get’em while they’re hot!
[UPDATE} – The Visual Studio 2005 extensions are available as well…..
Studio 2005 Extensions for WF and Visual
Studio 2005 Extensions for WCF, WP
This has been around for a bit, but since I’m posting cool Vista/WPF related things
tonight, it can’t be missed. Via
Michael G. Emmons @ xamlxaml.com:
It’s so dang close I can almost taste it!! (Or is that a rolo from halloween?)