Author Archives: Fred Langa

Fred Langa

About Fred Langa

Fred Langa is senior editor. His LangaList Newsletter merged with Windows Secrets on Nov. 16, 2006. Prior to that, Fred was editor of Byte Magazine (1987 to 1991) and editorial director of CMP Media (1991 to 1996), overseeing Windows Magazine and others.

Always Room for One More!

Do you know even one other person who might find this
newsletter interesting or useful? Please click on over to to
see just how easy it is to recommend that they take a look. You might even win a
free ONE YEAR SUBSCRIPTION to the Plus edition for your trouble! 8-)

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Happy New Year!

Hope your holidays were good! One of several changes we’ve
had in
the works is  starting with this issue— a minor restructuring of the newsletter
content to bring the different versions into closer alignment. Now, instead of having the Plus! edition content tacked onto the end of
each issue, it’ll appear in the normal body of the newsletter; the "Just For
Grins" item will now generally be the last item in all editions.

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Free “FireTune”

Over the holidays while I was taking a short break, this
reader encountered a problem and then discovered the solution. If you use
Firefox, you may find it interesting:

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Reminder For Users Of XP Home Edition Or Win98

As we’ve discussed in the past, Microsoft’s "Product
LifeCycle" sets a series of end dates for each product; support is gradually
withdrawn, stepwise, until the product reaches "end of life," when all support
is terminated.

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Telegraphic Questions Re: Partitions

Great newsletter!

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Lock Down A PC, Free!

Fred, Happy New Year!  Best wishes to all in
your home.

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