Posts by Brandon LeBlanc

Trying out the Windows Easy Transfer Companion Beta

By Brandon LeBlanc

Robert McLaws is letting folks know the beta of Windows Easy Transfer Companion is available at You can download the beta The beta works on both Windows XP and Windows Vista and is designed to help you move your applications… Read more

Announcing Windows Live Photo Gallery

By Brandon LeBlanc

Microsoft this evening is announcing the managed beta of Windows Live Photo Gallery - an upgrade to the existing Windows Photo Gallery that currently ships with Windows This is part of a broader announcement of renewed focus on Software+Services with… Read more

Vanishing Point Finale Video

By Brandon LeBlanc

The Vanishing Point Game Finale at Gas Works Park in Seattle, WA on January 27th, Video: Vanishing Point Finale Read more

Windows Live Messenger tests Windows Update

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today I noticed my Windows Update icon had appeared on my I double-clicked to see what updates were available and it was an update for the Windows Live Messenger The update was designed specifically to test Windows Live Messenger updates… Read more

Putting Windows Vista to the test on a new Dell PC

By Brandon LeBlanc

Ed Bott recently purchased a new Dell C521 PC running Windows Vista Home Premium and blogs about his experience with the He talks about his experience right from starting up the PC for the first time after receiving it from… Read more

Running a dual-monitor setup with Windows Vista

By Brandon LeBlanc

Earlier this week I received my second Dell UltraSharp 2407FP 24-inch monitor to accompany my already in-use 2407FP I now have both 2407FP monitors connected to my ATI Radeon X1650 Pro via I have both monitors running at 1920x1200 screen… Read more

Microsoft Office Outlook Connector Beta Now Available

By Brandon LeBlanc

UPDATE: You can download the final released version of the Outlook Connector here or through Windows Live Essentials at Today you can now download the beta of the next version of the Microsoft Office Outlook Download: Microsoft Office Outlook Connector… Read more

Testing out the HP Pavilion Entertainment PC tx1000

By Brandon LeBlanc

In January, Windows Vista launched with an impressive slate of Notebook and Tablet PC' One of those PC was HP's The tx1000 is a Pavilion Entertainment PC that is also a Tablet PC with an impressive set of specs: AMD… Read more

Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1 now available!

By Brandon LeBlanc

The Windows Mobile Device Center Team just forwarded this to me: The Windows Mobile Device Center Team is excited to announce the release of Windows Mobile Device Center  This release contains key improvements and new features to support Windows Mobile… Read more