Frying can happen any time you blink

Kathleen Atkins

Lounge member amcpherson moved his computer from one room to another, then discovered that his keyboard and a mouse had not survived the move.

He now has a working keyboard and mouse, but — as he noted in the Hardware forum — it’s clear that the right (or wrong) power supply really matters!

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

Office Applications    
General Productivity Spam filtering: MIT study says you can’t do it
Word Processing Preparing Word for sharing
Spreadsheets Need help with batch printing
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Databases Determining whether Google Chrome webpage loaded
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Microsoft Outlook Cursor jumps around when email is being composed
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Non-Outlook E-mail Windows Live Mail: Can’t delete account
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Other MS Apps Value-stream mapping software
Windows
General Windows Microsoft readies massive Windows update (XP through Win8)
Windows 8 Can’t make Win8 computer visible on network
Windows 7 Win 7 Pro x64 works after Shut down, but enters Recovery on Restart
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Windows Vista Organize button hangs when file is selected in Explorer window
Windows XP Will removing user account increase disk drive’s free space?
Internet/Connectivity
Internet Explorer Script errors
Third-Party Browsers Unable to sign in to bank site
Networking Troubles reconnecting to Wi-Fi network
Other Technologies
Security & Scams Removing Qvo6.com
Hardware USB hub kills two mice, keyboard?
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Other Applications Help me find lost utility

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starred posts: particularly useful

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Kathleen Atkins

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.