SOLVED: How to Use SKYDRIVE to SYNC With Desktop Folders Like My Documents as Mesh Used To

If you are like me and you used to Microsoft Mesh for SkyDrive, you were likely frustrated when Microsoft anounced they were scrapping Mesh all together.  I had head I could use a SkyDrive App to sync files to SkyDrive, just like I did with Mesh but I could not figure out how.  Today I found out why I was stuck. It turns out that when Microsoft says to use the SkyDrive App, they are NOT…

Windows 8 First Impressions and What is ‘With Apps’?

I am downloading Windows 8 Consumer Preview right now and will be installing it much later today so I was looking for details on options and features.  What I found were two items: If you have a TechNet subscription you can get the “Windows 8 Consumer Preview WITH APPS” version.  And there must be a pile of apps because the public Windows 8 ISO is 2GB in size but the TechNet WITH APPS version is 3.3GB.…

How to Sync Windows Mobile 7 Phone

Under Mango, there are only two ways to get the pictures, videos or music off your Windows Mobile 7 phone: Install Zune Sync with SkyDrive (just click on the … options button on a picture and select UPLOAD TO SKYDRIVE) Currently Windows Mobile 7 phones do NOT show up as external USB disks in My Computer.  This is definately an annoying limitation that means you can NOT just plug your device into a PC and then…