Microsoft Windows Vista

Vista ….The Snipping Tool is not working

I got this stupid-ass error the other day on a Vista machine “The Snipping Tool is not working on your computer right now. Restart your computer, and then try again. If the problem persists, contact your system administrator.” Who knows why it happened and I really don’t care.  I just wanted it go away.  Obviously,…

Cool Windows Vista Dilbert Gadget

I started off today facing reality, after my three-day weekend, and acknowledging I would have to return to work today.  I needed a pick me up and found this cool Windows Vista Gadget.  It’s a Dilbert gadget!  So instead of have having one of those little Dilbert calendars on your desk or having to fight…

Where’s telnet in Microsoft Vista?

You might be asking yourself….WTF happened to telnet in Microsoft Vista.  I felt the same way earlier today when trying to telnet into an smtp server.  Well apparently in this version of Windows it’s not installed by default.  In order to install it, you need to do the following: Start Control Panel Programs Turn Windows…