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Tue 20 January 2009

Windows 7 vs OSX Leopard

Posted by bed in Tech Talk   

For nearly the last year I've been using my Mac Book Pro with OSX Leopard as my primary operating system, which replaced years and years of Windows XP. I still had to run XP for work development, which I did in a virtual machine. A few months ago I ...

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Tue 26 August 2008

Vista

Posted by bed in Software   

Since we develop Windows applications at work, its now starting to become more common for clients to be running Vista. We found our first compatibility issue last week - performing ICMP pings that worked on XP nolonger worked - the API actually failed.

One of the quickest ways to find problems, is ...

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Wed 21 March 2007

Bed's Printer Switcher

Posted by bed in Software   

Version 1.0.2.2

Bed's Printer Switcher is a small utility for Windows XP and Vista that enables automatic switching of the Windows Default Printer depending on what network you are connected to. It installs into the system tray and can be configured to exit after switching a ...

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Sat 29 July 2000

2Icon

Posted by bed in Software   

Version 1.7

This is a small utility that aids in converting bitmaps, gifs and jpegs into windows icons. It works best with all the icon pages on the net that store the pictures in an OS-neutral format.? Freeware- source available below.

Download:

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Sat 29 July 2000

BedPoing!

Posted by bed in Software   

"screenshot"

BedPoing was a homage to a great little freeware game I used to play on my Amiga called "Poing!". Its a standard breakout clone with the slight variations of your bat is on the left side of the screen and you need to advance through past the right side of ...

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