I was having problems with Windows Live Writer being able to update the theme.  I tried almost everything I could think of: changing to/from static pages, performing a quick post then immediate update, deleting the account and setting it up again, etc.   Nothing I tried seemed to work. As I ware browsing the internet for solutions one of the articles from Microsoft caught my attention.  In it was this little verbiage (full link to this problem is via the title link below): The theme used for editing your blog posts could not be downloaded When you click Refresh theme on…

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Why my pictures would not center in my blog. The pictures I was placing in my blog would not center if they were placed side by side even if I set the paragraph style to centered or set the picture alignment to center. When Windows Live Writer applies a paragraph style to center it sets the in-line HTML <p> properties to <p align="center">.  Note that Live Writer uses the old (deprecated)  align term rather than the now standard style="text-align: center" format. In my blog template the CSS properties for <p> was set to text-align: center; Apparently the align in-line property…

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