Lotus Notes data directory on Windows Vista

Just installed and old CD with Lotus Notes 7.02 on my Windows Vista laptop.Could not find notes.ini, names.nsf in the file system, apparently it’s no longer stored in C:\Program Files\Lotus\Notes\Data. After some searching I found it here: C:\Users\[UserName]\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files\lotus\notes\data>

Looking for Credential Tiles hangs Remote Desktop

On my new Acer TravelMate 5530G I run Windows Vista Home Premium. I use Windows Remote Desktop Connection (RDC) to connect to my server which has been working just fine. But this weekend after setting up a new Windows 2008 server and trying to connect to it, RDC shows a dialog “Looking for Credential Tiles”.… Continue reading Looking for Credential Tiles hangs Remote Desktop

Copy Outlook Signatures

I just got a new laptop running Vista so I wanted to backup and transfer all my Outlook signatures from my old XP laptop. Both are running Outlook 2007. Outlook 2007 Signature file locations in Windows Vista and XP: Vista: %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Signatures (usually C:\Users\\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Signatures) XP: %USERPROFILE%\Application Data\Microsoft\Signatures(C:\Documents and Settings\\Application Data\Microsoft\Signatures) From that directory, just copy everything… Continue reading Copy Outlook Signatures

Things I can and cannot get to work in Vista and Office 2007

I just upgraded my laptop running XP to Office 2007 and I’ve also started using my new desktop computer running Vista and Office 2007. These are a few things that have bugged me and how I made them work (or not): 1) I could no longer run my macros in Outlook 2007. Whenever I went… Continue reading Things I can and cannot get to work in Vista and Office 2007