Archive for May, 2011

How to resolve error message ‘Another installation is in progress’ when you try to install Office or start an office program

If when you try to install Microsoft Office or to start an Office program and you receive the error message:
Error 1500. Another installation is in progress. You must complete that installation before continuing this one.’, then this article may interest you. Continue reading

Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper (Beta) – Start, Scan & Recover your malware infected Windows PC

Microsoft has made available a recovery tool, Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper (Beta), that can help you start an infected PC and perform an offline scan to help identify and remove rootkits and other advanced malware. This tool can be downloaded at Microsoft Connect. Continue reading

Microsoft System Center Updates Publisher 2011 now available

Microsoft has released the System Center Updates Publisher 2011 and it’s now available for download at the Microsoft Download Centre. Continue reading

Windows Phone apps hits the 20,000 mark

Microsoft recently approved over 1,200 apps, bringing the total current number of Windows Phone app on the Windows Phone Marketplace to 20,000. Continue reading

Microsoft launches Dynamics CRM Online Solution Center

Microsoft has launched a new Dynamics CRM Online Solution Center. The Solution Center is intended to help customers learn and get resolutions for recent issues. Continue reading

Microsoft to expand Windows Phone Marketplace from 16 to 35 countries

Microsoft has announced that Windows Phone Marketplace will be available in more markets. With the next flavor of Windows Phone, called Mango, Microsoft is expected to enhance the experience application developers receive from the platform, as well as from the Windows Phone Marketplace. Continue reading

Internet Explorer 9 Now Available in 93 Languages

Recently, Microsoft released support for IE9 in 53 additional languages, making IE9 available in a total of 93 languages. Internet Explorer 9 is now available in more local languages than any other browser on Windows. Continue reading

How to activate Office Mac 2011

Activation is a new feature in Office Mac 2011. All previous versions of Office for Mac, other then trial, did not require Activation. The goal of Product Activation is to reduce a form of piracy known as “casual copying” or “softlifting. Continue reading

Resolve: Office for Mac 2011 activation error “The product key is not valid”

If after you install Microsoft Office for Mac Home and Business 2011 or Office for Mac Home and Student 2011, and you enter the product key when prompted, and receive this error message: The product key is not valid. Make sure that you entered the correct key. If the key doesn’t work, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support, then this KB article might help resolve the issue. Continue reading

Windows Phone codenamed “Mango” Training Course for Developers now available

Microsoft has released a training course designed for developers who are familiar with Windows Phone development. The course focuses on new features in the Mango release. Continue reading