Posts by Mike Bobko

The Mysterious Disappearing Outlook Desktop Alerts

A recurring issue we have encountered at several of our clients is that of Outlook desktop alerts which suddenly stop firing.  As you can imagine this leaves users frustrated and could lead to missed deadlines and less than optimal communications.  While not exhaustive here are a couple of tips to identify the root cause of…

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32 Bit or 64 Bit? That is the Question

Until fairly recently the choice between a 32 bit or 64 bit application install was a fairly easy one.  While 64 bit had its advantages the idea of running a 64 bit version of a product like Microsoft Office was simply a no go.  Your preferred Document Management System typically would not integrate, your add-ins…

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Microsoft offers enterprise-grade security and control for your business, With small-medium business-friendly pricing

With Windows 10 and Secure Productive Enterprise, Microsoft is making it easier for you to get the benefits of enterprise-grade security and control – without enterprise-grade complexity or cost. This is a great option for SMB’s as there is no longer a need to buy a volume license for business with smaller license counts. Instead,…

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Something interesting with Windows Updates

I just ran across this when trying to perform Windows Updates for Server 2008 and thought I would share. I was attempting to install Windows updates AND Office updates, but I was not receiving the option in Windows Update to install Windows and Other Microsoft products.  This becomes useful as there seem to be a lot…

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