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Windows 7: "Remind Me" type Birthday, spec events, etc

11 May 2012   #1
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Win 7 Pro 64
 
 
"Remind Me" type Birthday, spec events, etc

Anyone know of a good reminder type software for Windows 7 64 ??? I had a great one called 'Remind Me' but it wouldn't run in a 64 bit environment so now I'm in the hunt for a replacement. I'd paid a few bucks for it a few years ago and contacted the author but he had no plans to put it in a 64 bit package so...

Free is always preferred but I'd buy another one if anyone knows of any good ones. TIA


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11 May 2012   #2
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Welcome
There is a good one included in Seven
Setup a reminder in Windows 7 (one-time notification or recurring alert)
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11 May 2012   #3
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Win 7 Pro 64
 
 

Doesn't look like it's really suitable for a birthday tracker is it??? I'm kind of looking for something to load the friends and family birthdays into and it didn't look like this even offered an 'annual' selection. Noted daily, weekly, monthly, one time, etc. What do ya think ? Thanks for the heads up on it though - didn't know it existed in 7.
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12 May 2012   #4
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

See if anything here works for you:

Best Free Reminder and To-Do Program

There are also online reminder sites that will send you emails. I use one for rent reminders, it displays an ad in the email, but it is free.

Memo To Me - Free Reminder Service

A Guy
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22 May 2012   #5
Victor S

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I bought C-Organizer Pro a few years ago after testing many PIM's.
It's v3.7, and I can't talk about newer versions.
v3.7 is 32-bit but I run it on my Win 7 64-bit with no issues.
You might try the latest version. I've been meaning to, though I'd have to pay full boat again because of the upgrade policy. 40 bucks. I'm cheap about buying sofware, but I would do it if I like it. I've been *real* happy with it.
I don't think the trial download is crippled, but not certain.
I never forget a birthday or appointment any more.
It's a mainstay for me, for addresses, phone numbers, passwords, links and misc data.
So it's not a simple reminder, but that's why I first bought it.
Recurring, and all the bells/whistles to select when you plug in the birthday.
Same with appointments.
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22 May 2012   #6
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

as a diehard firefox user, i use reminder fox , i recommend it
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22 May 2012   #7
Trucidation

 

I'm embarrassed to admit, as an IT guy, to keeping track of events by jotting them down in pen on a physical calendar. In my defense, it's a pretty calendar with pictures and everything

One of the things I do in the new year is transfer important events from last year's calendar to the new one, heh.
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