Enjoy some stupid Moose tricks for Entourage!

[Download Uli’s Moose and the Moose scripts. They’re both free!]

If you don’t know about the Talking Moose then you’re missing Macintosh history.

In 1989, I purchased my very first piece of Macintosh software, which came on an 800k floppy disk in the back of a book called Stupid Mac Tricks by Dr. Bob Levitus. It was a collection of fun applications that did nothing productive except make your Mac more enjoyable. (I think that’s . . .

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Create a TinyURL-no more broken links

Insert a TinyURL in an Entourage message using a script. . . .

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Where does Entourage rank for Best Calendar Application?

While browsing through my Saturday morning RSS reads I saw that Lifehacker.com was asking its readers to vote for Best Calendar Application? in its High Five Call for Contenders series. Since our blog is about all things Microsoft Entourage I started scrolling through the comments to read the votes.

As of this morning, three days after voting began, I saw 418 votes. Total number of votes for Entourage? One.

The folks at MacBU should be . . .

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How-To: Install with Upgrade CD

If you are using an “upgrade” CD of Office for Mac and are trying to install, but no longer have the older version installed, follow these steps:

Install from the new UPGRADE CD Follow the Instructions When instructed, insert the original CD (E.g. Office:mac Upgrade 2001) Browse to the Microsoft Office FOLDER on the original ‘CD’ (POINTING TO THE ‘CD’ does not work) Install the updates.

For a successful install and update of Office for . . .

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Links & Linking

Entourage allows items (messages, contacts, events etc) to be linked to each other for quick & easy access. This blog entry describes how links may be used and offers a script to make creating links easy. . . .

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What are your Entourage & Exchange pain points?

Someone recently asked me for my thoughts about today’s Entourage & Exchange pain points.

Below are my top 10 issues facing Entourage users working in Exchange environments. They are by no means in order of preference. I’d appreciate hearing what others think.

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