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Software Licensing Guide

December 4, 2011 |

Learn about software licensing terms and types through various licensing programs with our comprehensive software licensing guides. Find specific license guides for Microsoft, Adobe, and Symantec Licensing here at SoftwareMedia. Learn about each licensing program’s minimum requirements, maintenance & other options, and examples of how to purchase. And don’t forget about our Price Match Guarantee – if you happen to find a lower price on licensing (good luck), we’ll match it! Read More

Microsoft Open Volume Program

December 4, 2011 |

Microsoft Open Volume Licensing Microsoft Open Volume Licensing offers deep discounts for businesses making large purchases. Open Volume goes by a point system and requires a minimum initial order of 500 points within a product pool. Product Pools are separated into three categories – Applications, Systems, or Servers. To see a list of all the porducts with the product pool they belong to, see Open Volume Licenses. Each license carries a unit value of at least one point; with many licenses counting for higher unit values. Read More

Microsoft Open Value Licensing Program

December 4, 2011 |

What Microsoft’s Open Value Licensing Program is:

As offered by the computer giant Microsoft, there are three types of software licensing agreements that are based on the volumes of the software to be used in a particular organization. Microsoft Open Licensing has the benefit of being very useful for the users wanting flexible payment agreements with their licensing purchases. This guide will go over some of the most common Microsoft Open Value FAQs. Read More

Computer Hacking & Prevention

December 4, 2011 |

Buying Guide

You hear about computer hacking everywhere these days. But just what is computer hacking? And how can you prevent computer hackers from stealing your personal information? Use this guide to learn about computer hacking, how it can affect you and how you can take proactive measures to protect yourself. Read More

Windows 7 Comparison

December 3, 2011 |

Buying Guide

If you’re trying to decide which Windows 7 version is for you, look no further. This Windows 7 Comparison Chart outlines the features of each edition so you can decide which is right for you. Simplify the things you do every day. Read More

Tax Filing Guide

November 3, 2011 |

Buying Guide

Tax Season is just around the corner…do you know how you’re going to file your tax return? This comprehensive guide explains the different ways to file your taxes including the best tax preparation software as well as other options – free and paid. Follow the links to the various types of income tax filing software, or read on to learn about other ways to file your taxes. Read More

Visual Studio 2010 Edition

November 3, 2011 |

Ok, you’ve decided to go with Microsoft Visual Studio 2010. That’s great! But, which edition? Have no fear, the Visual Studio 2010 Edition Comparison is here! This guide will help you compare visual studio editions by providing you with a simple, easy-to-follow outline of the different versions to help you make an informed decision. Read More

25 Microsoft Excel Shortcut Keys

September 9, 2011 | | One Comment

25 Keyboard Shortcuts in Excel: So You Can Get the Job Done Faster

If there’s one thing that’s common in every job in the world, it’s that it seems like we never have enough time. Whether it’s lack of ample time to send out that extra status report or rushing to finish our progress charts, our daily tasks never seem to fit into the 9 hour work day. This leads us to spend more time in the office, and less time with our families and friends. As we experience this problem on a daily basis, we learn to strive for efficiency in our everyday tasks. Read More

More Amazing HD Desktop Backgrounds for Windows 7

August 25, 2011 |

Everybody loves the freedom of creative self-expression, and what could possibly be a better way to say “I am an individual” than with a completely pimped-out desktop wallpaper? I suppose facial tattoos might do the trick, but something tells me that the general populace favors a less permanent proclamation of individuality.

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Corel Draw Graphics Suite vs. Premium Suite

May 10, 2011 |

What’s the Difference?

Corel’s design suites are robust collections of creativity software for Windows, centered on the Corel Draw vector graphics editing program. If you are in the market for a Corel Suite, it’s important to know which is right for your design needs. You might be asking yourself, what is the difference between Corel Draw Graphics Suite and Premium Suite? Read More

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