Archive for March 9th, 2005

OneNote Experience March 9th, 2005

Vinod Kumar

I thought I write my experience on OneNote in my blog. This has been one product I have loved using offlate Or should I say since the Global Summit last year. Joining Intel, I have had to go to numerous number of meetings and training programs. And this is the space where I saw OneNote helping me quickly take down notes. Yes, I was a presdominantly a MS Word guy. But there are always rules that bind us to being left justified, centered, font manipulation etc. But once I started using OneNote for meetings I saw there has been an increase in the rate at which I have taken notes.

People who have Tablet PC this experience is doubled actually. I get an space wherein I can scribble using my stylus. And all in the OneNote space it provides. And later if you want your quick diagrams in the Word format a quick Copy paste just works :).

I was also taking some tech sessions on how to use Office Applications effectively at work for my employees internally. Even though Outlook one tool I use for many demo’s. I recently showed how this OneNote can also be used in day-to-day work. I think I’ve been successful in getting few people move into this new mode of taking notes ;).

I thought to write my views here rather than posting it as an comment at Chris blog. BTW, Catch what Chris, GPM at Microsoft for OneNote, has to say on the product he owns ;) … Best ways to show OneNote to others.

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Resources on SQL Server 2000 March 9th, 2005

Vinod Kumar

Here is the technet link with an amazing set of whitepapers for SQL Server 2000 programmers and DBA’s. Worth a bookmark location from what I can see … Take a look

 

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Microsoft SQL Server and Itanium 2: High Performance and Low TCO March 9th, 2005

Vinod Kumar

Download this document from the ScalabilityExperts site on the SQL Server and Itanium (1.3 MB pdf, get it here). We have few graphs to view too from the 27 page document.

 

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Google Desktop Search Out of Beta March 9th, 2005

Vinod Kumar

Has created a buzz everytime we hear something from Google. Read the story here. Download the version that works on XP or Win2000 here.

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Microsoft® Visual Studio® .NET 2002 Service Pack 1 March 9th, 2005

Vinod Kumar

I know we are with VS2005 talks these days. But there are quite a few companies using VS2002. Just for them … Download the SP from MSDN site.

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