The Windows 10 jump lists feature offers a convenient way to start your apps--but there's no easy way to increase the size of the list. Here's a hack for that.
Mark W. Kaelin
Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the information technology industry, software, hardware, gaming, finance, accounting, and technology geekdom for more than 30 years.Education
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Louisville
- TechRepublic Premium
- Breaking Modern
- My complicated solution to overcome a bug in the Activision video game MechWarrior 2 was included verbatim in the public release as an addendum to the manual. (1995)
Since I am from the "old school" of technological innovation, my favorite technology is the personal computer. The ability to access so much computing power at relatively low cost has changed everything we know about the human experience. Sometimes for the better, sometimes not.Personal Quote
"Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves." - Albert Einstein
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Microsoft Access 2016 is not included with any of the Office 365 Business subscriptions. Mark Kaelin thinks Microsoft is being underhanded and calls for a remedy.
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Windows 10 includes new versions of the basic and free Mail and Calendar apps. Here's a walkthrough of how you set them up.
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Collaboration and cloud services are the name of the game for Microsoft Office 2016. But what does that mean from a user's perspective? As it turns out, not as much as you might think.
Microsoft Windows 10 will feature a brand new web browser that is technologically superior to Internet Explorer. Here's a look at the preview version.