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Evolution

Templates in Evolution – Update

Well it turns out Evolution does have a template feature in version 2.26.1.  Here are the steps to create the templates: Create a new e-mail. Give it a Subject (this is also the name of the template.) Modify the body of the e-mail, include and special signatures. fig 1 From the menu bar, click File, […]

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Office 2007

Installed SP2 for Office 2007

Well, I installed SP2 for Office 2007 this morning.  The file was about 297MB, which downloaded in no time.  Installation took about 15 minutes to complete.  After installation I was asked to reboot the PC.  Afterwards I was able to access everything Office 2007 with no problems.  I have to remember next time to grab […]

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Evolution

Templates in Evolution

I moved everything over from Windows XP to Ubuntu, and finished getting most of everything migrated from Outlook to Evolution.  I have to admit, I am still working out some personal issues with it, but that’s another topic. When I used Outlook, I had several templates created.  One for jokes to everyone, another for jokes […]

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FCM Linux Stuff Ubuntu

Latest Issue of Full Circle Magazine

The latest issue, number 24 of FCM (Full Circle Magazine) is out.  From FCM Web site: “Full Circle is a free, independent, magazine dedicated to the Ubuntu family of Linux operating systems. Each month, it contains helpful how-to articles and reader submitted stories.”

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Office 2007

Release of SP2 for Office 2007

Microsoft has released SP2 for Office 2007.  I guess I will be downloading the SP within a few days. Update: I was feeling sick yesterday, and joking I had the swine flu…turns out it was just a cold.  I read some more of SP2 for Office 2007.  It looks like I will be able to […]

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Personal

Broken Regulator

Well, I had my grill working well until today.  I opened the valve one the regulator and it starting leaking propane gas.  Dinner was served from the stove instead.  All I can say is thank goodness I didn’t have bratwurst tonight.

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Bike Riding Personal

Good Bike Riding Day

After completing some tasks this morning, I was able to enjoy a nice bike ride in the late morning.  According to my cyclo-computer, I went for a nice 7 mile ride.  This was the second time this year I had time to go out and enjoy the bike.

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Ubuntu

Ubuntu 9.04 CD

I rand the update-manager -d -c command from the Terminal window.  I was expecting to see the option to update / upgrade my version of Ubuntu to the final release.  Instead I had 91 updates listed.  I completed the updates, enabled the auto logon feature and rebooted.  Bootchart stated my PC now boot in 32 […]

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Ubuntu

Ubuntu 9.04

Well today is the day for Ubuntu 9.04!  When I get home from work, I will update from 9.04 RC. I hope it is not another 2 hour event. I was disappointed about Evolution not having the ability to import PST files.  I install readpst sudo apt-get install readpst to convert the PST files to mbox […]

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Personal

Baseball Game

Last night I went to see the Wilmington Blue Rocks play against the Salem Red Sox.  The previous game was a rain delay and was postponed until yesterday.  When I arrived they were in the 5th inning.  The Blue Rocks lost 11 – 4, but I did get to see a home run.  Of course it […]