May 2007 Entries

Using Virtual CD-ROM Control Panel for Windows XP on your Windows Vista machine
I installed Vista Ultimate recently on a development laptop and was initially upset to find the handy Virtual CD-ROM which had worked so nicely under Windows XP no longer worked. Having faced such similar behavior under XP with older games I liked to play, I immediately decided to see if using it in Compatibility Mode would work…and it does! Simply right click the VCdControlTool.exe and select Properties as shown below to change compatibility: This worked on my machine using Windows Vista Ultimate.Oddly ......

Posted On Wednesday, May 16, 2007 4:35 PM | Comments (19)

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Posted On Saturday, May 5, 2007 1:55 PM | Comments (1)

GC.NUG May Meeting - May 10th
May Meeting - May 10, 2007 GCNUG Welcomes Brian Hitney (Microsoft) to Charleston! GC.NUG is pleased to announce Brian Hitney will be speaking at our user group. Brian is the Microsoft Developer Evangelist for the Carolinas. He comes to us fresh from the Windows Vista team in Redmond. This month Brian will give a presentation on Windows Vista Internals. Join us to dig under the hood of Windows Vista...and discover more than "just a pretty interface" ......

Posted On Thursday, May 3, 2007 8:39 PM | Comments (0)