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Desk Drive 1.5 Released

Desk Drive 1.5 adds a new feature many of you have asked for – Remembered icon positions. Plug-in your USB Stick, move the shortcut that appears to a new location on your desktop and Desk...

Friday Links #13

Track Your Twitter Popularity With TwitterCounter - Twitter equivalent of Feed Burner, automatically generating a counter for your site and giving you access to some fairly reasonable statistical data. Screen2: Share Your Browser View -...

Changing drive icons in Windows Explorer

A few of you have emailed asking if it is possible to change the icon that Desk Drive puts on the desktop. Well, the answer is yes with qualifications. There is no option in Desk...

Desk Drive 1.4.7 Released

Desk Drive 1.4.7 includes two new features: Simplified Chinese translation Bring settings window to foreground The Chinese translation looks cool. Anyone up for doing traditional Chinese? It’s easy. Just edit the DeskDrive.exe.xml file in the...

NASCAR

My 9 year old son is nuts about NASCAR. Who knows where he gets it from. I certainly have (make that had) no interest in it. Still, it’s what he likes so I do my...

Friday Links #12

7 Beautiful Themes (Visual Styles) to Customize Windows Vista - Cools Vista themes for, get this, Vista. Who knew? What’s New in .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 - WindowsClient.net - Nice summary of new...

Desk Drive 1.4.5 Released

Desk Drive 1.4.5 includes two new languages, Japanese and Finnish. Keep those translations coming. The installer now adds the correct icon to the start menu application shortcut. This was a simple fix but understanding the...

Deskview - Changes your desktop icons from large to small

When it comes to computer desktops, most people fall into two categories. Those who keep their desktops virtually clear of any icons, and those who throw icons on it like a toxic waste dump. I...

Launch product after setup finishes in MSI installers

Visual Studio 2008 includes a setup project that can build MSI installers for your products. The authoring interface is a bit clunky but it incorporates most of the features one would want in a robust...

Desk Drive 1.4.4 Released

I was still receiving reports of Desk Drive crashing when “Minimize all windows” was active. I talked about this problem in an earlier post titled “Using C# to Interact with the Shell Gotcha”. Well, I...
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