Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Funny Things Going On in Windows Live

While I was accidentally surfing the web last week, on a high-speed connection in Glendale, with my screamin’ hot laptop, I downloaded a whole bunch of new Windows Live stuff.  Now the msn home page looks different, and the messenger … Continue reading

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A Soldier Story or 2

This story was originally sent to me, "author unknown," by MountainWings.  I have been a subscriber to http://www.MountainWings.com for years.  My understanding is that MountainWings is operated by a pastor in Atlanta.  Every day he sends some inspirational story that … Continue reading

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the POST button kicks me right off the internet

I clicked "Post" and got dramatically disconnected.  It was hilarious.  Not here, but I was doing a note on Char’s profile when it gave me multiple black and white squares and said byebye.  Just another one of the many limitations … Continue reading

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even more updating i didn’t know about

I guess, because I loaded the msn9 on my living room machine recently by myself, that’s why it’s having problems.  I’ve done nothing to update my laptop to msn9.6 but it claims to already have it, and the mail works … Continue reading

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further update again

So while I was panicking, I downloaded Internet Explorer 8.  It took all night.  This morning it was still dowloading when I went to the laundrymat.  Yes, I’m on dialup.  I’m getting that no one else is.    But that’s … Continue reading

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much stranger than fiction

And not so much news, even though there was nasty smoke drifting through the area today.    Many parts of California are on fire.  A few days ago I downloaded the fire map from the CalFIRE website.  It’s .pdf so … Continue reading

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now wait a minute

OK, now I see that for a couple of days, all my msn mail has showed up here in this web based windows live hotmail but none of it has showed up in my real msn mail. So I look … Continue reading

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