Tag Archives: Microsoft

Deal Alert: Xbox Live 3 Month Membership

For those with an Xbox console, or if you are looking for a gift for someone with an Xbox, Wal-Mart may have a deal for you. Wal-Mart is offering the 3 month Xbox Live Gold Membership for $12.50. That happens to be half off

Alert: The Death Of Skype 7 Again

So Skype was going to kill the loved version 7 until it wasn’t going to kill the loved version 7. However, now Skype is going to kill the loved version 7 again.  Makes sense right?

How To: Fix Office Install Error 0-1018

While trying to do an office reinstall, on a windows pc, came across an issue. During the install process, the install would crash and give an Error Code: 0-1018 (0). No matter how many times we tried to do the reinstall, the same error

Classic Skype Is Not Dead Yet

This post goes out to all of those “Old School” folks that use Skype, and who were dreading the impending death of Skype 7.0 (AKA Classic Skype). Per Microsoft’s previous statements, as of September 1st, everyone was going to be required to move to the

How To Lock Windows PC Via Desktop File

Whenever I step away from my windows pc, I like to lock the screen. This way anyone who walked up to my pc, only gets to see the welcome screen. The easiest way I find to lock my pc is simply to have an icon

Deal Alert: Xbox Live Gold On Sale

Update – Offer has ended For those out there who are Xbox gamers, or if someone in your life is an Xbox gamer, Microsoft has the deal for you. Via Microsoft, both the 3 month and 12 month Xbox Live Gold Memberships are on sale.

Deal Alert – Xbox GamePass + 3 Months Free

Update +3 Months Free offer Not currently available  A little over a month ago, Tech Geek and More posted about a Deal Alert for the Xbox Game Pass (that deal sold out quickly). It seems that as part of Amazon Prime Day we have another

Update on E3 MS Gamepass Announcement

Update – June 11th.  Microsoft has now added the titles to Xbox Gamepass. Update on E3 MS Gamepass Announcement. During Sunday’s Microsoft E3 press conference, it was announced that 3 major titles will be coming to Xbox Gamepass starting immediately. Seems Microsoft ran into an