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Behind The Scenes At SSuite Office { Final }

Posted on October 15, 2017 at 5:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Below are the final screenshots of the engineering building we were contracted to electrify and wire one year ago. We have finally finished this building with the last two outside flood-lights being installed and connected.


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How To Run HelpFiles on Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10

Posted on October 15, 2017 at 5:50 AM Comments comments (0)

The below instructions are to show you how to obtain and run the correct version of the Windows Help program (WinHlp32.exe) used by most popular software and legacy applications.


This type of helpfile is no longer supported by Microsoft... why not?... you may ask... I don't know, maybe they are just mean by nature.


Click one of the following "Windows Help program" links, depending on the operating system...

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Make Your Documents Future Proof And DRM Free With HTML5

Posted on October 15, 2017 at 5:50 AM Comments comments (0)

All the big players in the office software productivity market are currently doing everything they can to lock people in to their proprietary document formats like DOCX and XLSX. Microsoft and Google are actively discouraging people to use open and free document formats like RTF and even plain text.

Have you ever tried loading a Rich Text document, modifying it and then saving it again in Google Docs or MS Office 365 as an RTF document? Surpri...

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Surf the web without annoying ads!

Posted on October 15, 2017 at 5:50 AM Comments comments (0)

As we all know advertising from Google and other large marketing companies are just messing up website pages and eating up all our precious data bandwidth, not to mention tracking the hell out of our private browsing history. It's time to stop these companies in their tracks.

Now it is possible to block all those annoying ads with just one application add-on or plug-in. It is also completely free.

Adblock Plus...

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Those Greedy Silicon Valley Bastards.

Posted on October 15, 2017 at 5:45 AM Comments comments (0)


In an article this week I read that a coalition of major technology firms from Silicon Valley, with the likes of Yahoo and Facebook, are very unhappy with America's immigration laws. From an article from the slashdot website.


This comes as they no longer wish to employ Amer...

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