Links Directory

Microsoft Mindshare User Group Program PCCT is a member of the Microsoft Mindshare User Group Program

A list of links that  provide the latest information, downloads, tutorials, drivers, video training, support, tips, reviews and genuine humor about Microsoft and their products.

Please check them out and email me to tell me which ones are the most useful. If you have other useful web sites regarding Microsoft Windows or products that you wish to see listed here for other PCCT members, include those as well. If you notice any of these links broken or no longer active, please advise me and I will make the necessary updates.

Note: The accuracy of these sites is currently being checked.

Microsoft Contact Info
Microsoft Canada: Homepage
Address: 1950 Meadowvale Blvd., Mississauga, Ontario L5N 8L9
Phone: (905) 568-0434
Fax: (905) 568-1527

Shopping Information
  • TechBoomers Shopping and other info
  • CNET Product Price Comparisons
  • is a website dedicated to providing updated price comparisons for the computer-related products across Canada.
  • Froogle is a new service from Google that makes it easy to find information about products for sale online. It offers references mainly to US products and vendors.
  • Price Search Engine with vendor ratings.

Windows SIGs
  • PCCT offers its members a number of Special Interest Groups (SIGs) for those interested in a specific areas of computing. Meetings are held regularly each month. To see the list of currently offered SIGs, click here.

Links to Other Computer Clubs

Windows Websites
(Check these sites for newsletters, forums, troubleshooting)
  • CMPnet Links to various computer media publications
  • CNET Computer News
  • CNET Product Reviews
  • CNET Software downloads
  • Computer Currents Magazine Technology Trends and Tools
  • Dr Tips - by our very own Windows SIG Leader - Steve Rakus
  • FamilyWave - helpful computer information in plain English
  • MS Windows Microsoft's Windows site
  • Windows help and tips, plus downloads
  • Windows Magazine No longer published, but still has lots of archived tips
  • WinPlanet - A world of premium Windows CMPnet information and tutorials

    Windows Updates
    • Windows Update Automatically checks for the latest updates and patches, then downloads and installs them onto your system.

    Windows Troubleshooting

    Windows Newsletters

    Microsoft Office Software

    Microsoft Office Support

    Microsoft Office Updates

    General Interest
    • Astronomy links. If you are interested in Astronomy links then you'll be interested in the page PCCT member, David Paikin, has put up.
    • Gaming Links If you want to find out what LAN Parties are all about, checkout MeatMan's Abattoir.