Tips That Make A Difference

One of the great things about the blogosphere is it affords the opportunity for you to discover tips and tricks to make your Tablet PC and UMPC/Origami easier and more efficient. Of course you need to be out there looking. Two Tableteers published tips this morning that are worth passing on.

James Kendrick of jkOnTheRun lets us know that Outback Plus has released a new version that now works with Outlook 2007. This is a handy tool to add to your toolbox if you use Outlook. It allows you to back up your Outlook environment and transport it to another computer, which can be invaluable if you are doing a rebuild or changing computers. Here’s jk’s post and here’s a link to Outback Plus.


For Toshiba M400 owners Loren Heiny publishes a trick to keep the DVD drive from opening inadvertently. Basically you turn of the power to the drive when you are not using it. Here’a link to Loren’s tip.

Speaking of Tips don’t forget that The Student Tablet PC has a list of tips for you to look at and frequently publishes a tip of the day.