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Scott Hanselman

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 | 14 May 2020 23:12

Review of the Surface Book 3 for DevelopersSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I was offered a Surface Book 3 to use as a loaner over the the last 5 weeks. I did a short video teaser on Twitter where I beat on the device with a pretty ridiculous benchmark - running Visual Studio 2019 while running Gears of War and Ubuntu under..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 12 May 2020 23:03

Windows PowerToys FancyZones is the essential window manager for Windows 10Subscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Last year Microsoft rebooted PowerToys and it's open source and on GitHub. It's a few months later and PowerToys is getting even better. You can download and install it from https://github.com/microsoft/powertoys releases. FancyZones is one of the..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 30 Apr 2020 23:34

Microsoft Build 2020 registration is not only open, it's FREE, it's LIVE, it's VIRTUAL, and it is all FOR YOUSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Microsoft Build 2020 is upon us, registration is open NOW. Stop reading this blog post and go register. I'll wait here. Done? Sweet. It's not the Build we thought it would be, but it's gonna be special. It's BUILD. Marketing says not to use ALL..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 28 Apr 2020 23:08

Review: Logitech MX keyboard and mouse - MX Keys and MX Master 3Subscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Logitech makes some beautiful keyboards and mice. Frankly, for me there's just Logitech and Microsoft in the keyboard and mouse game. I've never been a big fan of mechanical keyboards. I like a soft touch and a clear soft key throw. I've gone back..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 23 Apr 2020 23:06

CoreBoy is a cross platform GameBoy Emulator written in C# that even does ASCIISubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes ".....NET and C# are great languages for programming emulators. Specifically retrogaming and retroarcade emulators. In fact, there's a long history of emulators written in C#. Here's just a few. Emulating a PlayStation 1 (PSX) entirely with C# and .NET..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 21 Apr 2020 23:49

How to Remote Desktop (RDP) into a Windows 10 Azure AD joined machineSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....Since everyone started working remotely, I've personally needed to Remote Desktop into more computers lately than ever before. More this week than in the previous decade. I wrote recently about to How to remote desktop fullscreen RDP with just SOME..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 16 Apr 2020 23:14

Quarantine work is not Remote workSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....It's hard. Now, to be clear, if you're working at all in these times, you're very fortunate. I am very fortunate to have a job that lets me work from home. Many of my coworkers, friends, and colleagues have been thrown into remote work - some in a..."
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Scott Hanselman's ComputerZen | 14 Apr 2020 22:32

The 2020 Guide to Creating Quality Technical Screencasts, Presentations, and Remote MeetingsSubscribe to this feed

Scott Hanselman writes "....I've had a lot of people ask me to write up a guide to creating great technical screencasts. This is an update to my 2011 post on the same topic. What are you doing? STOP and reassert your assumptions Hang on. You're doing a screencast or sharing..."
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Scott Hanselman

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