Nov 20, 2014
ZIP and RAR are the file compression formats. You can only see the content if you have any software which an read or extract these files. For extracting all files, you only need to right click on the file and then select "Extract All" option from contect menu. But if there are multiple ZIP files, we can only extract all files one by one. If you want to extract batch of zip files, you can try ExtractNow. ExtractNow lets you easily extract multiple zip or RAR files in one go.
Nov 18, 2014
Now days, use of GIF has been increased a lot. People used to share GIF memes online on various social media websites. We have also seen various websites using GIFs in articles. If you also want to create GIFs by yourself, you can try various available tools. In past, I have posted various tools and online websites to create GIF images. In this post, I am going to write about a free software Instagiffer. This lets you create GIF images for yoour mood.
Nov 9, 2014
Duplicate files consume lots of space on your computer's hard disk. But finding duplicate files is not an easy task. And specially if you want to find duplicate music files, you are going to spend hours. Because you will have to check each music files by playing it. But you can save your hours if you try DeepGuru Music Edition. This tool is completely free and open-source. Awesome thing about this tool is that it does not try to install any toolbar or adware in your system.
Nov 7, 2014
Like other browsers, Google Chrome also lets you change user agent. So, you can change browser's user agent without any third party extension. But you may ask why one would need this? This is helpful when a website only allow access to a specific browser. For example Apple which only allow users with latest Safari browsers to watch streaming of Apple events online. If you do not have Safari, you can change the user agent of your browser to safari's user agent and get access to that website.
Oct 20, 2014
Instagram is one of the most popular photo sharing app. It is popular because of its nice photo effects which you can add to photos before sharing with friends. To use this app, you need to download Instagram and install in your device. But you can only login with one account. So, what if you have a personal account and a business account on Instagram. Bloggers generally face this problem. Because most of bloggers also use blog's Instagram account to promote posts. So, how will you open two Instagram accounts simultaneously in your device? I have a perfect solution if you want to try it on your Android device. And good thing is that you do not need to root your device to use this solution.
Oct 18, 2014
In Google Chrome, you can search within a web page by pressing CTRL+F. But what if you want to search for a specific keyword across all open tabs. You will have to search individually on all pages. There is a Google Chrome extension which lets you search across all open tabs. This extension is Search Plus.
Oct 5, 2014
Microsoft unveiled Windows 10 on September 30 and the final version is expected to release in 2015. But the technical preview version of this new Windows OS is already out. If you want to try Windows 10 before anyone else, you can install Windows 10 Technical Preview and see how this newer version of Windows works. Technical Preview release targets PC experts who understands the risk of installing unfinished software and find or report bugs if there is any.
Oct 1, 2014
Microsoft Direct X is the collection of APIs for handling graphics and multimedia related tasks especially for gaming on Windows. It includes Direct3D, DirectDraw, DirectMusic, DirectPlay, DirectSound, and others. If you are facing graphics related problem in running a game, the problem may be related with DirectX. Many new games do not work properly if you are using old version of DirectX. So checking the current installed version of DirectX and then upgrading it to latest version may help.
Sep 30, 2014
Disk Defragmentation is the process of reducing the amount of fragmentation. Fragmentation happens in a disk volume over the time when you create new files, change or delete. Over the time, your disk become fragmented and hence it slows down the computer. So, defragmentation should be done regularly once in a month. Windows comes with a default disk defragmentation utility which offers good features. But there are many other tools which are better than this default disk defragmentation tool. Ultradefrag is a similar kind of opensource defragment tool for Windows.
Sep 28, 2014
We all enjoy Android apps and games. And Now you an run most of these Android apps to Google Chrome. For this you need to have a software called App Runtime for Chrome, or ARC. ARC was designed for ChromeOS but a developer Vladikoff has created ARChon Custom Runtime to make it possible running Android apps on Chrome for Mac, Windows of Linux.