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Windows User Group [Birmingham] 21st April 2015 6pm

Windows User Group [Birmingham] 21st April 2015 6pm

The Windows User Group is pleased to invite you to join us for another evening of TechBites with MVP's Chris Rhodes, Andrew Bettany, Mike Halsey as they talk about hot topics including Windows 10. We also hope to cover some information on Windows Intune and Office 365 if time allows. The evening will cover the following: Windows 10: What do we know already? With news from the 21st January pre-launch event, our MVPs will provide up to date insights in to how Windows 10 will offer enterprises an operating...

Windows User Group [York] 11th March 2015 6pm

Windows User Group [York] 11th March 2015 6pm

The Windows User Group is pleased to invite you to join us for another evening of TechBites with MVP's Chris Rhodes and Andrew Bettany and guest speaker Ed Baker from Microsoft UK as they talk about hot topics including Windows...

Windows Server 2013 End of Service Tour

Windows Server 2013 End of Service Tour

Join the Windows User Group in York to discuss the end of service for Windows Server 2003 and find out what it might mean for your business.  This FREE event is at the University of York Heslington hub and you...

WindowsUG Autumn Tour 2014 – Manchester

WindowsUG Autumn Tour 2014 – Manchester

Come and join the Windows User Group in Manchester on September 11th at the Mercure Hotel in the city centre, for talks on OneDrive for Business, BYOD and Windows 8.1 Security.  Many other talks are also available during the day...

Why Windows 8.1 and Devices – People Centric IT

Why Windows 8.1 and Devices – People Centric IT

In this programme from the Windows User Group, Microsoft MVPs Chris Rhodes, Andrew Bettany and Mike Halsey discuss the benefits of Windows 8.1 for consumers and businesses (Made for Microsoft's Cloud OS Week,...

Windows XP End of Service – People Centric IT

Windows XP End of Service – People Centric IT

In this programme from the Windows User Group, MVP Mike Halsey talks about the facts underlying the end of support for Windows XP and what it means for you and your business (Made for Microsoft's Cloud OS Week,...

Windows XP vs Windows 8.1 – Demonstrating Tasks

Windows XP vs Windows 8.1 – Demonstrating Tasks

In this programme from the Windows User Group we show how demonstrating tasks to users in Windows XP can be slow, laborious and difficult... unless you choose to use a modern operating...

Windows XP vs Windows 8.1 – Snap!

Windows XP vs Windows 8.1 – Snap!

Many people find they can be more productive working on two documents, or with two websites side by side, so in this video we look at how quickly you can do this in Windows XP when compared to Windows 8.1...

Windows User Group Tour London – Windows 8.1

Windows User Group Tour London – Windows 8.1

Recorded in November 2013 at Microsoft's London offices, Windows User Group founders Andrew Bettany, Chris Rhodes and Mike Halsey talk about the new Windows 8.1, the features that are good for business and home users alike and answer questions from...

Windows User Group November Tour – Newcastle

Windows User Group November Tour – Newcastle

The Autumn Tour is taking place across the UK at the end of 2013 and will take in Newcastle on Monday 25 November 2013 from 18:30 to 21:30. The Windows User Group invite you to join MVP’s Chris Rhodes, Mike Halsey and Andrew...

Windows User Group November Tour – Manchester

Windows User Group November Tour – Manchester

The Autumn Tour is taking place across the UK at the end of 2013 and will take in Manchester on Tuesday 26 November 2013 from 18:30 to 21:30. The Windows User Group invite you to join MVP’s Chris Rhodes, Mike Halsey and Andrew Bettany as...

Windows User Group 8.1 November Tour – London

Windows User Group 8.1 November Tour – London

The Autumn Tour is taking place across the UK at the end of 2013 and will take in London on Thursday 28th November 2013 from 18:30 to 21:30. The Windows User Group invite you to join MVP's Chris Rhodes, Mike Halsey and Andrew Bettany as they talk about new features in Windows 8.1 , OS deployment, MDOP technologies such as DaRT and App-V. Also find out more about how Office 2013 can aid anywhere working and increase productivity when used with Windows 8.1 and...

8.1 New Features for Business in Windows 8.1

8.1 New Features for Business in Windows 8.1

Microsoft first major update to Windows 8 is now in the wild and offering more new and enhanced features than any previous update to a Windows version before it.  With this update Microsoft have put a great deal of focus on business productivity, and in this article I want guide you through 8.1 (obviously) new features for business users of this OS. 1) Mobile Tethering If there is two things in business that are almost guaranteed it's that firstly people will need to...

Windows User Group November Tour – Save the Dates!

Windows User Group November Tour – Save the Dates!

We know that everyone's diaries start to get a bit hectic in November with Christmas parties and pre Christmas deadlines so we thought it would be a good idea to let you know the cities and tour dates for the Windows User...

10 Tips to get you started with Windows 8.1

10 Tips to get you started with Windows 8.1

The release of Windows 8.1 this week brings with some significant changes to Microsoft's latest operating system.  Here I thought I'd talk you through the biggest changes so you can be prepared when the update arrives. 1) How can I get...

Windows User Group 8.1 November Tour – York

Windows User Group 8.1 November Tour – York

The Autumn Tour is taking place across the UK at the end of 2013 and will take in York on Friday 29 November 2013 from 18:00 to 20:30. The Windows User Group invite you to join MVP's Chris Rhodes, Mike Halsey and Andrew...

Deploying Windows 8: Tips and Tricks

Deploying Windows 8: Tips and Tricks

by Andrew Bettany, Microsoft MVP, MCT, and STEP member, and Matt Hadley, Microsoft Student Partner and MCP At our University, we had a requirement to provision our "App Lab" with the latest version of Windows and Visual Studio so that our students could begin their learning and developing...

4 Videos to get you started with Windows 8

4 Videos to get you started with Windows 8

Microsoft have selected some of Windows User Group organiser Mike Halsey's help and how-to videos to feature on their new Small Business Website.  The Videos... Managing Power Consumption in Windows Using the Windows 8 Start Screen Searching in Windows 8 Get easy help with the problem steps recorder in Windows are just a few of the total number of help and how-to videos Mike Halsey on his YouTube channel.  On their website they say... You can watch the videos on the official Microsoft Small Business Support...

Windows Rock ‘n Roll with Joey Snow & Rick Claus

Windows Rock ‘n Roll with Joey Snow & Rick Claus

This exclusive event, recorded in June 2013 at the University of York, features two of Microsoft's most popular personalities—Senior Technical Evangelists, Joey Snow and Rick Claus—engaging in dialog, debate and demos shaped by a global audience of esteemed IT Pros. Rick Claus and his partner in arms Joey Snow are coming to York. No, not "New York", but "Old York" - the place that the Vikings called Jorkvik a long time ago. A bit like the Vikings, Joey and Rick are coming...

Microsoft Launch Small Business Support Website

Microsoft Launch Small Business Support Website

Microsoft have launched a new Small Business support website to help those people who can't afford expansive (and expensive) IT departments with their computer infrastructure and software. The website includes articles, videos and tutorials to help you get started with your...