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I am a Microsoft MVP in the Windows-Expert Consumer category. You can find me writing over at the How-To Geek website, and occasionally on my blog when I get some time.

Im a conflicted sysadmin/developer and work at Derivco in South Africa.

I also won the PowerShell Scripting Games in 2013.

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revised Where does MS's SmartScreen Filter come from?
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Nov
12
answered Windows 8 Login Password Out of Sync with Windows Live ID
Nov
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comment Complicated input language and display language setup in Windows 8
are you trying to have the Windows interface in English and Russian and Japanese IME as input methods ?
Nov
5
comment Switching quickly between users in Windows 8
i would hate to have to open a runbox/cmd prompt everytime i want to run a program. The only way i could see this working is by using batch files, maybe.
Nov
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revised Switching quickly between users in Windows 8
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Nov
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comment Switching quickly between users in Windows 8
you dont need to use the command line you can just right click on the exe.
Nov
5
answered Switching quickly between users in Windows 8
Nov
5
answered Where does MS's SmartScreen Filter come from?
Nov
5
comment Windows Store says my PC isn't connected to the internet
have you tried to disable your firewall?
Nov
4
comment Does the Dell XPS One 27 Touch Support SLAT for Windows 8 64-bit Hyper-V?
If the chip supports it, your BIOS will. It will most probably need to be enabled (by you) in the BIOS though.
Nov
4
awarded  Mortarboard
Nov
4
answered How *should* I be filtering powershell command output?
Nov
4
revised Why are start-up times faster on Windows 8?
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Nov
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revised Does the Dell XPS One 27 Touch Support SLAT for Windows 8 64-bit Hyper-V?
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Nov
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revised Does Windows Defender update if Windows Update is set to manual?
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revised DLNA Server in Windows 8
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Nov
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comment DLNA Server in Windows 8
Aaaah OK you can use Windows Media Player for that.
Nov
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revised DLNA Server in Windows 8
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answered DLNA Server in Windows 8
Nov
4
answered What happens when I uninstall Modern UI Applications?