Fortunate exchange between Scotland and Earth


By Kathleen Atkins

Lounge member Tinto Tech of Scotland, puzzled by the behavior of a telnet client, posted details of his perplexing problem in the Networking forum.

Paul T, who lists his residence as Earth, solved Tinto Tech’s problem — illustrating almost by the way that geographical location is no impediment to clearing up digital difficulties and human errors.

Head to the Lounge to read about the problem and its solution. More»

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions to which you might be able to provide responses:


☼ starred posts — particularly useful

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About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.