Monthly Archive: January 2007

Laptop Craze

Laptop Craze

I want to buy a new laptop. I’m looking at Asus and Lenovo (I have Thinkpad X31, since July 2004). I like Asus W5Fm. I’m not sure of the price though but I’m hoping...

Migrate to Vista?

Migrate to Vista?

I have heard of Vista. I’m not that kind of techie who will read up on every IT news. It seems that after installing Vista, you won’t be able to roll back to XP...

Link to 2000 Bloggers

Link to 2000 Bloggers

One click led to another in My Blog Log and I found that there’s a project by Tino going on. It’s about linking to 2000 bloggers. Talk about linking to other bloggers. I had...

Who’s The Expert?

Who’s The Expert?

“Who’s the Skype expert?” Someone asked. I don’t think there can really be experts in every software that we use in the company. I hear “Who’s the Word expert?”, “Who’s the Excel expert?”, “Who’s...

Context Toolbar Not Found

Context Toolbar Not Found

This is a headache. Since the upgrade, I’ve been receiving weird errors reported by users. First it was “Unable to execute specified command.” A new database was created and the bookmark pointed to it,...

Monitor Scheduled Agents

Monitor Scheduled Agents

I’m looking at Agent Monitor (DAF) by Joerg Reck. I like the fact that I don’t have to go to the databases to amend the codes so that the agent monitor can work. Sweet....

Quick Certifications Without Studying

Quick Certifications Without Studying

I can buy any university’s degree that is available. I can even get a diploma at the same time. All these without any studying, just using money to buy it, that’s all. I’ll probably...

I See IT Everywhere

I See IT Everywhere

I was rather tempted to post something about having the best job but I realise that in my hunt for it, I have never landed in one, so this post shall be someting about...

No IP Phone

No IP Phone

I’m the only one in the office without an IP phone. I’m not sure if it’s exactly a big deal now. The only deal is that there’s no caller ID. So, I’m still subjected...

Maintaining Blog as Top

Maintaining Blog as Top

After reading Blog = Dog? by Webomatica, I realised that the analogy of a blog being equivalent to a dog could be true. I have never owned a dog but looking after this blog...

PSP2 Rumours and iRiver W10

PSP2 Rumours and iRiver W10

Portable consoles seem to be the rage these days. Nintendo fighting with Sony: DS, DS Lite, PSP. I wonder what else would be new until I read PSP2 that is rumoured to be in...

IE7 Unable to Render CSS Properly

IE7 Unable to Render CSS Properly

IE7 is simply unable to render CSS properly. The site looks ok in IE6 but terrible in IE7! The image header is covered by the table and it looks as if the div is...

Colours With Fixed Size

Colours With Fixed Size

It was starting to get slower when surfing the net. Apparently, the ISP had problems again. There was totally no connection to any site, even local sites were slow and I kept getting connection...

Web SMS Frustrations

Web SMS Frustrations

Sending SMS via the web is good. We don’t have to spend a cent on the SMS provided the sendings are free. I know of Singtel and Starhub that provide such a service and...

Snap Preview

Snap Preview

I just noticed that my blog has Snap Preview. It’s a nice function even though I prefer to have the additional option of enabling it for certain links and not all links. It seems...

Press This – What is it For Actually?

Press This – What is it For Actually?

I noticed that WordPress has included this link “Press This” on the toolbar when I’m logged in. I don’t understand the meaning of it until I clicked on it just now. It actually creates...

Things That Hinder My Web Experience

Things That Hinder My Web Experience

The Internet has gotten out of control. We have pop-ups in all sorts of forms; from new window to the floating thingy that won’t go away unless you click on the tiny cross. There...

Web Calendar Error in IE7

Web Calendar Error in IE7

I don’t understand why there is this error message “Sorry, Domino is unable to process at this moment…” or something to that effect whenever I try to access the Calendar function in IE7. The...