When security requires a conversation

Kathleen Atkins

“The data must not be accessible by the administrator” is an intriguing requirement.

Lounge member Philjarrah seeks to improve security in a family computer, and keeping data safe from the administrator is one of his aims. It doesn’t take long for his advisors in the Lounge to make some human as well as technical suggestions. More.

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

Office Applications
General Productivity Do Not Track button for IE 9 and Firefox 2012
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Word Processing How do I save my place in Word 2010?
Spreadsheets Smarter way to move row to different place in Excel?
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Databases Filtering form to display record only when there are data in subform
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Presentation Apps Want slideshows in PowerPoint
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Visual Basic for Apps Efficiency of code execution vs. code readability?
Microsoft Outlook Creating contact group from noncontacts
Non-Outlook E-mail Stationery in Windows Mail
Windows
Windows 8 MS announces Surface tablet
General Windows Restore can’t see backup
Windows 7 Current window loses focus
  Error: Not enough space on disk to complete operation
  Help for freezing PC
Windows Vista Vista System Restore doesn’t work
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Windows XP Need to improve partition/drive security
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Windows Servers Windows Server 2008 domain setup/config help
Internet/Connectivity
Internet Explorer IE 9.0 very slow first time
Third-Party Browsers Need help modifying Opera skin
Application Servers Exchange 2007 transaction logs not clearing
Networking Need to improve connection in nonwired house
Social Media Apple iTunes security vulnerability
Software Development
Windows Programming Windows apps spellcheck in webforms
Web Design & Development Clearing the cache
Other Technologies
Non-Microsoft OSes No sound with Ubuntu 12.04
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Security & Backups Online Armor DNS issues?
Hardware Refurbished hard drive
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Graphics/Multimedia Adobe succumbs to pressure, releases free security patches
Other Applications Easy, high-quality CD ripper/organizer program?

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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.