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Hot Disks 10/01

Building an online storefront, preventing disk crashes before they happen and more

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  • Host With the Most: The new Website Trader Service from release 2002 of Peachtree Complete Accounting ($270 street; $600 for the Multi-user Value Pack) provides templates to let you build an interactive storefront and stock it with up to 25 items for free. Add $20 per month, and it will also clear your credit card receivables, depending on volume. Unfortunately, Peachtree still doesn't integrate online banking, bill-paying and small-business payroll services.


of IT professionals say e-mail software causes the most IT support problems.

Source: Support.com

  • Change Is Good: Linux may be gaining in popularity, but it remains a rarity on the desktop. If you're thinking of switching, try MandrakeLinux ProSuite 8.0 from MandrakeSoft-it features the stability and security of Linux as well as a graphical interface similar to Windows. The $69 (street) OS includes software as well, including a Web browser, an e-mail client and the StarOffice office suite.

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