Scott Hanselman is a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. He was also involved in the MVP and Regional Director programs and is an avid speaker on the topic of computing.
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 08 Dec 2013 02:35
Scott Hanselman writes "....I'm really happy with the response from my "Windows 8 moved my cheese" YouTube Tutorial. It's helped thousands of people lose their fear of the change that Windows 8 represents. I encourage you to check it out. I decided to sit down today and create..."
Read more » Three all new Windows 8.1 video tutorials - what's new in 8.1, keyboard shortcuts, and managing windows
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 01 Dec 2013 07:19
Scott Hanselman writes ".... One of the most wonderful and least appreciated things about computers is diversity of devices. You're probably interacting with your computer with a keyboard and mouse. But in the last few years, you may have added touch and, to a limited..."
Read more » Human Computer Interaction Diversity - 7 Devices that AREN'T a mouse and keyboard
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 21 Nov 2013 17:26
Scott Hanselman writes "....Just when you thought it couldn't be crazier in Redmond, today they are introducing node.js Tools for Visual Studio! NTVS runs inside VS2012 or VS2013. Some node.js enthusiasts had forked PTVS and begun some spikes of node tools for VS. At the..."
Read more » Introducing node.js Tools for Visual Studio
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 19 Nov 2013 09:22
Scott Hanselman writes "....I did a blog post a little while ago about getting real work done on a Surface 2 (ARM & RT) and I've learned a few interesting things since then. The Surface 2 has a great screen. Having 1920x1080p resolution screen on 10.6" screen is really..."
Read more » Run more apps and show more tiles on your Surface 2 or high-dpi Windows 8.1 Laptop
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 18 Nov 2013 00:07
Scott Hanselman writes "....At the time of this writing, I work remotely from Portland, Oregon for Microsoft and have for over 5 years. While I haven't written any books on Remote Work, I think it's fair to say that I am well-versed in successfully working remotely and I am..."
Read more » Working Remotely Considered Dystopian
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Nov 2013 17:39
Scott Hanselman writes ".... It takes a little while to turn a large ship. I love the .NET community and I'm happy to have been a part of it from the beginning. I'm also happy that I'm helping (in a small way) turn the ship from the engine room along with a lot of..."
Read more » Portable Class Libraries just got REALLY useful with new licensing changes
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 04 Nov 2013 22:14
Scott Hanselman writes "....So you've decide to use Font Awesome for some great scalable icons. You download them, maybe you use the Bootstrap CDN. You're not an idiot, but you only get black squares. You look at the F12 Developer Tools and you can see the fonts are..."
Read more » Why do my Font Awesome icons show up as blank squares?
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 04 Nov 2013 06:39
Scott Hanselman writes "....There's been a lot of talk about power and energy usage by PCs lately, especially ones on battery. I use an irresponsibly power hungry desktop at home, an Ivy Bridge Intel Lenovo X1 Carbon Touch for work, a Surface 2 (for email, remote desktop..."
Read more » PowerCfg - The hidden energy and battery tool for Windows you're not using
Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 03 Nov 2013 05:04
Scott Hanselman writes "....I was setting up Windows 8.1 on a machine and didn't want to use a Microsoft ID (Live ID) to sign into it. I didn't feel like linking this temporary machine to my existing Microsoft ID and just wanted a regular local login. Now, I realize that not..."
Read more » How to sign into Windows 8 or 8.1 without a Microsoft account - make a local user