Windows Error 0x80070718: Not enough quota is available to process this command

This unhelpful message appeared on my computer today when moving some files. I run Active Directory and Roaming Profiles so my first thought was if I’d set a user disk quota, however this wasn’t the case. A quick search pointed me in the direction of: Control Panel, Sync Center, Offline Files, Manage Offline Files (left […]

EU fines Microsoft $731M over Windows 7 browser foul

Microsoft is to learn the hard way that “a deal is a deal,” at least in the eyes of the European Union, by being forced to swallow a massive fine for breaching earlier promises made with the 27-nation bloc. The software giant has been fined 561 million euros ($731 million) by European authorities for falling […]

Dome9 launches automated firewall management service

Sep 12, 2011 12:47 pm | Network World by Tim Greene Startup Dome9 Security is introducing automated management of firewall settings on servers in physical and virtual environments with the aim of keeping servers locked down with less manual configuration. The company says the problem is that cloud-based servers are so diversely deployed and flexible […]

Intel, ARM set for next stage of laptop battle

Sep 12, 2011 01:16 pm | IDG News Service by Agam Shah Intel presents plans at IDF, while ARM chips are featured by vendors at Microsoft BUILD Intel and challenger ARM are set for a PC showdown this week as competition heats up to redefine the laptop and reverse the sagging fortunes of the PC […]

How to Hide Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows 7

To NOT Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives Select the dot next to Don’t Show hidden files, folders, and drives. Click the Apply button.   To Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows 7 Go to Control panel Open `Folders Options` File Icon Select the `View` Tab (However this will also allow hidden drives […]

To Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows 7

To Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows 7 Go to Control panel Open `Folders Options` File Icon Select the `View` Tab (However this will also allow hidden drives to be shown to stop this check ` hide empty drives in the Computer folder ) Select the dot next to Show hidden files, folders, […]

Disable Aero Snap in Windows 7

Disable Aero Snap in Windows 7 Windows 7’s new ability to move and resize windows, in one movement can be great, however if you do not like this feature, use the below steps to disable it To  Disable Aero: Launch Control Panel, Click Ease of Access, Select either “Change how your mouse works” or “Change […]

Windows 7, Aero isn’t running

Aero isn’t running If Windows 7 isn’t looking its best eg transparency has been turned off,  then the Aero theme may not have been fully enabled on your system. – Click Start, – Type Aero, – Choose the “Find and fix problems with transparency and other visual effects” link, – Click Next to launch the […]

Windows 7, Replacement to the Security Center called the Action Center

This can be found in Control Panel It contains security and maintenance information for your system and includes links to many other features such as backup settings. The New UAC (User Account Control) slider to set the desired prompt level.  This can be reached by typing uac in the Instant Search bar and is also […]