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Edgardo Vega's Blog Making it through the day one post at a time February 2005 Entries
Decrease in posts
There has been in huge decrease in post for me lately. Was it blogging burn out? I don't think so. I have just been super busy with everything going on in my life. Work has taken a lot out of me lately. Meetings all day long and mostly about Sarbanes-Oxley. The rest of my time I am working on a Sarbanes-Oxley program. Things with my girlfriend have been going great, but my best friend has just broken up with his girlfriend so I have been with him for the last week. To finish it all off my mother ......

Posted On Monday, February 28, 2005 11:30 PM

Unsubscribed to Microsoft Watch

I have unsubscribed to Microsoft Watch immediately. What is up with a subscription required. Why in the world would I spend spend $799 for a 12 month subscription.

 

Posted On Tuesday, February 22, 2005 1:18 PM

So little time in the day
There is so little time in the day I haven't been able to update my blog. Does that make me a bad blogger? I have been M.I.A., because I have been working on the eDrawing project for my company. It finally done and I think has been well received. The project will reduce much of the overhead of having to go get paper copies of engineering documents and hopefully increase collaboration between engineering departments.. The documents will be scanned, validated against ERP(using the eDrawing Validator), ......

Posted On Wednesday, February 16, 2005 9:17 AM

Someone's birthday = new gadget
My girlfriend's dad's birthday is coming up. He loves his gadgets. After much discussion, a digital picture frame was purchased. It was a Ziga. After opening it up, I was surprised with the packaging, it is indestructible . It was really nicely done, as it turns out you don't have break the packaging it just slides out on the side. We purchased a SD memory card and filled with with photos for him. The picture frame also does movies and plays MP3's. It has a few different options but we turned it ......

Posted On Wednesday, February 9, 2005 10:58 PM

Add Technorati Search to your site my way
So you would like to add Technorati Search to your site, but you can't because you don't have full control over the html in your blog. Like me a good example of this would be blogs on .Text. The code given to you by Technorati is a form, which doesn't work in .Text. I really want to add Technorati Search to my blog. I used my Adding Search to my blog the MSN Search Beta way as a template. So I went from what Technorati gave me and created a Technorati Search that will work for me. Hopefully David ......

Posted On Monday, February 7, 2005 11:28 PM

MSN weirdness is gone
As you might have notice by now Microsoft has fixed it weirdness with MSN Search. It has finally changed its search link from http://beta.search.msn.com to http://search.msn.com, when searching from http://www.msn.com even though both still work. Its just an update to my previous blog: http://www.geekswithblogs.c... ......

Posted On Monday, February 7, 2005 10:59 PM

Coming soon to this web log near you
1) An updated QuickStart Guide to Installing & Configuring BizTalk Server 2004 for Windows Server 2003 Multi-Box Installation with more information about the DTC error and BizTalk 2004 SP1 information 2) Sharepoint 2003 web services snippets and/or links (requested by anony-mouse) 3) Technorati Searchlet for .Text users, like my msn search area. Because I would really like to have it and right now cant use it. (Hopefully the guys over there wont get mad at me for it) ......

Posted On Thursday, February 3, 2005 12:09 AM

Updated my the search area again
I have update my search area again. I have remove the beta from MSN search. I have also update all the link to point to http://search.msn.com instead of http://beta.search.msn.com. Other then that its the same old cup of tea. Original post: Adding Search to my blog the MSN Search Beta way Second post: Updated my MSN search look Below is what exactly what I use, Enjoy! <fieldset style="padding:4px"> <legend><a href="http://search.msn.com... search</legend> <input ......

Posted On Wednesday, February 2, 2005 11:55 PM

It seems that I am not getting all my comment mail.

For some unknown reason, I am not getting all my comment mail. I have tried different accounts etc with test comment and I get nothing. The problem seems to have started sometime in the last two weeks.

For everyone out there that have made comments am really sorry and I will try to get all my responses out to everyone in the next day or two.

Posted On Wednesday, February 2, 2005 11:26 PM

Microsoft and MSN strangeness
So I went onto the new www.msn.com last night and did a search. What URL did it take me to? http://beta.search.msn.com and I asked myself why would they do that. Are they trying to keep their search engine in beta? That made no since to me, so I did some poking around. Right now http://beta.search.msn.com and http://search.msn.com both take you to the same places and give you the same results. So no they are not trying to stay in beta. It seems like someone over at Microsoft forgot to change the ......

Posted On Tuesday, February 1, 2005 8:09 AM

Microsoft is finally standing on its own two feet in the search arena

If you haven't noticed, Microsoft has updated www.msn.com. Now when you search, you will be using all Microsoft technology. No more Yahoo. Finally!

Posted On Tuesday, February 1, 2005 12:20 AM

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