Tony Schreiner's Blog

Developer - IE | Edge | UX | Privacy | Web Graphics | HTML Platform Infrastructure | Windows. Fighting complexity for 20 years and counting. Technology enthusiast.

IE and Shell teams are hiring

Want to work in one of the best teams at Microsoft? Both the Shell (as in Explorer, not cmd.exe (or...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 03/29/2004

Text Legibility: Using 120 DPI Fonts on High Resolution Displays

Let's talk about fonts. As somebody who spends far too much time in front of a computer each day,...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 03/23/2004

Security prompt on downloaded files in XP SP2

In a response to my first blog entry on IE in XP SP2, Tom Gilder notices another new security prompt...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 03/21/2004

IE in XP SP2 (Part 2): Information Bar - Stopping the modal dialog madness

See Also: Part 1: Authenticode - No and never again! The Information Bar is a new piece of UI that...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 03/21/2004

IE in XP SP2 (Part 1): Authenticode - No, and never again!

As you probably know by now, XP SP2 RC1 is publicly available at...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 03/21/2004

IE Team

I don't suppose anybody is keeping score, but I'm now working on the Internet Explorer team full...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 03/05/2004

Paying for software

In his blog, Omar talks about his adventures in getting a good deal on Photoshop. My take is...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 02/18/2004

Debugger quick reference

As promised earlier, here's a one page quick reference describing some of the most frequently used...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 02/09/2004

Lightwave 3D & computers as a hobby

I'm definitely not an artist, but Lightwave 3D (http://www.newtek.com/products/lightwave) remains...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/21/2004

Avalon

Not that there's a shortage of information on MSDN, but O'Reilly has a good introductory article...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/20/2004

Majel: The feature nobody knew existed

Before joining the Windows Privacy team I worked on MSN 8. One of the technologies I worked with was...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/18/2004

Debuggers

Surprisingly, I don't recall seeing many blog entries about debuggers so I guess I'll start. I use...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/17/2004

Outlook Fonts

A while back I started getting tired of the default Outlook reply colors (yeah, I was bored...). The...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/17/2004

Internet Explorer

IE is a hot topic on Robert Scoble's blog these days. Lots of good comments there about overdue...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/15/2004

Obligatory Introduction

Yet another blogging Microsoftie... :-) I’ve been a developer at Microsoft for about five...

Author: Tony Schreiner [MSFT] Date: 01/12/2004

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