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PDF Preview in Outlook 2016 with PDF xChange 7.0.323 not working

The PDF preview in Outlook 2016 doesn’t work anymore with PDF xChange editor build 7.0.323.  You should be able to re-register the dll, but that doesn’t seem to work.

For now the only option is to downgrade or wait for the next update, Tracker Software has found the cause and it should be solved in build  7.0.323.1.

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Install and Add Network Printers from the command line

You can install network printers from the command line or with a batch file without the need of local admin access.  This way users can for example install a local network printer on there laptop when they are on a remote site.  This will work from Win 7 upwards to 10 and you don’t need to install anything. The scripts…

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Mouse freezes when previewing an Excel file in Outlook 2016

Does your Outlook freezes when previewing an Excel file in Outlook 2016? Well it’s easy to fix, there is no need to disable Excel add-ins or running Outlook in safe mode. Just disable scroll inactive windows in the settings menu. To fix the issue, goto: Settings > Mouse  (or start and type “mouse settings”) Disable  Scroll inactive windows when I hover…

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Deploying printers with GPO to Win 10

Deploying printers is in basic pretty simple if you have Print Management installed on a server. I can tell and show with screenshots how you set it up, but there is enough written about that already. The problem I ran into was that users didn’t get the printers on Windows 10. They were not allowed to install the driver. If you…

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