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I’ve done a major rework on the PC Security Handbook and the second edition is now available as a free download. Below is a changelog of some of the changes you’ll see in the new edition. As always, feedback–whether positive or constructive–is always welcome.

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Reminder: Windows Guides Paid Writer Application

Posted by Rich On July - 20 - 2010

Reminder: Windows Guides is looking for another paid writer; apply today if you are:

  • Available to write at least one post per week.
  • A native or fluent English speaker.
  • Technically inclined and have a deep knowledge about Windows.
  • Creative and can write interesting articles with original, quality content.
  • Familiar with writing articles using WordPress (or willing to learn without assistance.)
  • Able to take high quality screenshots, which help users follow your guides.
  • Using Windows 7 on your computer and you have access to Windows XP and Vista.

The application deadline is Wednesday July 21st, 2010 @ 5PM ET.
For more information, please go here or apply below:

Technology News Subforum Added to Windows Forums

Posted by Rich On July - 18 - 2010

If you’re looking to keep up on (or share) the latest technology news, you can now do so in the Technology News forum on Windows Forums.

If you’d like to get up updates, you can get a daily digest of the latest topics over on Windows Forums.

Windows Forums – mintywhite Tools Section Added

Posted by Rich On July - 13 - 2010

As previously requested on the Windows Forums suggestion box, there is now a section for Windows Tools that are made by mintywhite readers.

What Kind of Tools?

Take a look at the forum. You’ll find the following tools (and more):

Made a Tool/Program/App/Widget?

If you made a tool, please add it to the forum so others can use it also (full credit is always given to the tool author.)

mintywhite Tools Forum

The Persian translation of Windows 7 – The Pocket Guide is now available. Thank you to Armin who translated the whole book by himself!

Windows 7 - The Pocket Guide

Download Windows 7 – The Pocket Guide (Persian)

Download Windows 7 – The Pocket Guide (English)

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Windows Guides Has a Facebook Page; Are You a Fan?

Posted by Rich On March - 2 - 2010

Become a fan of Windows Tools, Help and Guides on FacebookWindows Tools, Help & Guides has a Facebook page and I’m inviting you to join and become a “fan”! (I’m not a … fan of the word fan, but that’s the word Facebook uses.)

To become a fan, do the following:

  • Click here
  • Login to/Register for Facebook
  • Click Become a Fan

Thanks for your support everyone.


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