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bio website taylorgibb.com
location Durban, South Africa
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My name is Taylor Gibb, im 19 years old and the youngest Microsoft MVP in the world. I am also part of the Friends of Red Gate program. These days you can find me over at the How-To Geek website, and occasionally on my blog.

During the day i am a developer and work for Derivco in South Africa.

I also won the PowerShell Scripting Games in 2013.

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Dec
23
answered Windows 8 won't resume from sleep
Dec
19
answered Windows 8 recovery partition on main hard drive
Dec
18
comment Is it possible to upgrade Windows 8 basic version to Windows 8 Pro using Windows upgrade offer?
Please dont forget to mark as answer if it worked for you.
Dec
18
comment Hard disk not detected by Windows 8
@DavidSchwartz thats nonsense, Windows auto mounts volumes all the time. In fact every time you plug in a USB it mounts a volume.
Dec
18
answered windows 8 network profiles
Dec
18
answered Is it possible to upgrade Windows 8 basic version to Windows 8 Pro using Windows upgrade offer?
Dec
13
comment How can I browse a complete list of all apps in the Windows 8 store?
@GuyThomas I was not attacking you :) Was just curious cause I have seen your name somewhere, now that you mention it, its probably for PowerShell. Admittedly, the only reason I knew about the search charm was because I use it in a lot of articles at howtogeek :)
Dec
13
comment How can I browse a complete list of all apps in the Windows 8 store?
@GuyThomas aren't you an MVP ?
Dec
13
comment Manage wireless network profiles in Windows 8
Please take a look at my answer, it is not necessary to use a third party tool.
Dec
13
answered Manage wireless network profiles in Windows 8
Dec
11
revised HDD situation - what would be best - data and backup
added 39 characters in body
Dec
11
answered HDD situation - what would be best - data and backup
Dec
8
comment Easiest way to update a Registry value?
PowerShell FTW!
Dec
6
answered Will this Windows 8 installation work?
Dec
6
answered Can't mount ISO image in Windows 8 inside VMWare Fusion
Dec
6
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Dec
6
answered Windows 8 - Cannot sign in without an internet connection
Dec
5
comment Remove Win8 Lock screen and show password on mouse move?
@Shimmy yeah sometimes you just have to make sacrifices :) glad you got it sorted though
Dec
4
comment What are Windows 8 “spellchecking preferences”?
it would be great if you tell us what language you added im willing to bet that they are language specific options
Dec
4
answered Windows 8 must be restarted after switching wireless networks