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Boot Camp updated for Windows 7

Apple has released Boot Camp 3.1 to include support for Microsoft Windows 7. Boot Camp is Apple’s tool for installing and Booting Windows on an Intel-based Mac. The update is available for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows. It “addresses issues with the Apple trackpad, turns off the red digital audio port LED on laptop computers when it is not being used, ...

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Neo Office, an alternative for Microsoft Office for Mac

We talked before about how Microsoft is ignoring Arabic speaking Mac users by not supporting Arabic in their Office suite. Apple’s iLife have better support and there is another alternative called NeoOffice. NeoOffice is free and based on Open Office, an open source office suite. Start by downloading NeoOffice (Download link). To add support for Arabic do the following: make ...

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Three new “get a mac” ads aimed at Windows 7

Apple has released 3 new “Get a Mac” ads on the same day as the release of Microsoft Windows 7. Windows 7 should fix many issues that happened with Microsoft’s previous operating system, Windows Vista. The first ad “Broken Promises” shows PC promising that this OS will be better than the previous one and flashes back to previous Windows generations ...

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MS Office 2008 for Mac SP2, still no Arabic

Microsoft has released service pack 2 for it’s Mac Office suite unfortunately Arabic support is no where to be found. The update includes many fixes and you should run the Microsoft Office update to install it. Read more about the update here. Despite Microsoft’s “advancements” in supporting Arabic on Windows/Office for Windows as they claim on their site. Office 2008 ...

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Office 2008 For mac

Microsoft has announced the prices for the office 2008 For mac. There will be three different flavors of Office 2008 for the Mac, and they are as follows: Microsoft Office 2008 for the Mac: This is the core version of the productivity suite which includes Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Entourage. This version includes some Automator workflows, as well as Exchange ...

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