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Outlook 2007 tip – Change all mail received to plain text

Are you an Outlook 2007 user who’s tired of seeing all the different font changes from various senders; here is how to view all your e-mail as plain text.
First, go to Tools>Options and select the Mail Format Tab
Click on the “Stationary and Fonts” button
The last font button is for Composing and reading plain text messages, …

Internet Explorer fix – Set Internet Explorer to open links in the same window or new window

Internet Explorer fix – Set Internet Explorer to open links in the same window or new window
First, go to My Computer and select Tools>Folder Options
Select the “File Types” tab, scroll down and select HTML
Click on the Advanced Button
In the “Edit File Type” window, select Open from the list and click Edit
A new window called Editing …

NetflixMC – Stream Netflix to your TV using Windows Media Center

Things are looking brighter for Netflix users and Windows MCE 2005 and Vista Premium users.
While most Netflix steamers are used to watching films at their office desks and on their laptops- developments are being made to bring that experience to your television.
The project is called NetflixMC and is currently in Beta testing. The …

Send VGA signals over Cat-5, up to 100 feet!

If you are looking to move VGA PC video displays around your home and looking for a way to do it, we recommend using the walk through at http://www.geocities.com/dougburbidge/vgaovercat5.html
The pinout is available on the site as well.

Looking to just buy one of these pre-made?
http://www.svideo.com/vgacat5.html
http://cgi.ebay.com/TWO-VGA-OVER-CAT5-PAIR-OF-VGA-TO-CAT5-ADAPTERS_W0QQitemZ260227916997QQihZ016QQcategoryZ41999QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem