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GTalk – Tips & Tricks

31-May-2006 Leave a comment

Font Related

To make a word bold – enclose the word within *. Do not include any space between the word and *.

Example: Hello *world*
Output: Hello World

To make a word italics – enclose the word within _(underscore). Do not include any space between the word and _.

Example: Hello _world_
Output: Hello World

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World No Tobacco Day (31-May)

31-May-2006 Leave a comment


The World Health Organization estimates that each year, smoking is responsible for the deaths of five million people. And that number is increasing. At current rates, W.H.O. officials say tobacco use could kill ten million people a year by two thousand twenty.

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Google Yahoo Microsoft and AJAX

26-May-2006 Leave a comment

AJAX picked up with Google’s Suggest. And later everyone started using AJAX.

AlltheWeb is the Yahoo’s Answer to Google Suggest. Yahoo is testing their own version of Google Suggest, on the AlltheWeb platform. Write your search keyword in the left side and it will show you the results in right side before before you press the search button.

Microsoft has used AJAX for its LIVE website.

Some other websites that use AJAX Technology are:

Yahoo Instant Search
Answers.com
Become.com
Snap.com
Wikiwax.com

AJAX Hello World Tutorial

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SQL Server History… Nice boxes ;-)

26-May-2006 Leave a comment

SQL Server software shipping in 5 1/4″ diskettes!!! YES, I found this link where the SQL Server shipment box snaps are available. Its amazing to see its History and tremendous growth.

I have seen it “live” from Ver 6.5 onwards, when it used to be part of BackOffice suite of products.

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Fonts that are installed with Office

25-May-2006 Leave a comment

When you install Microsoft Office 97 for Windows, Microsoft Office 2000, Microsoft Office XP, or Microsoft Office 2003, fonts are installed. This article describes the fonts that are installed with each version of Microsoft Office. Note that while the fonts are installed by the Office installation, the installation options that you select determine the specific fonts that are installed. All the available fonts are not installed when you do a “typical” installation of Office.

A detailed list of Fonts that come with various versions of Microsoft Office products.

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Microsoft Office 2007 – Get the beta

25-May-2006 Leave a comment

Microsoft has released the Beta version of its New Microsoft Office 2007 software.

Evaluate the next release of Microsoft Office products for testing and planning purposes with 2007 Microsoft Office system beta 2. The beta release contains all the functionality of the regular release, but is not the final product.

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B B B B B B

24-May-2006 Leave a comment

Back to Blogs now… Could not update my blogs due to BSNL’s Bad BroadBand service. My phone line and broadband was not working. Thanks to BSNL Customer Support who fixed my problem after 10 working days. Hoping to get some rebate on my next Phone Bill 😉

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