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Save Complete Websites Offline With PageNest [Windows]

Save Complete Websites Offline With PageNest [Windows]

The easiest way to make a website available for offline reading is to save it as a webpage in your desktop. The only limitation is that it only saves the current webpage and doesn’t save external elements. Here is how you can save a complete website with all the links, images and videos intact.

7 Ways To Improve Performance Of Windows 8

7 Ways To Improve Performance Of Windows 8

Windows 8 may be an improved version of Windows 7, but if you are not using it on a high end PC, there will still be some strain and lag while running the applications. Here are 7 ways that you can use to improve the performance of your Windows 8 system.

How To Use Different Startup Profiles In Windows

How To Use Different Startup Profiles In Windows

A startup profile is the set of services/applications that get loaded on Windows startup. While Windows comes with a default set of profiles, you can easily create a variety of startup profiles, each geared toward different purposes, like gaming, work, relaxing etc. In this tutorial, we will show you how to set up and save your own startup profiles and switch to it.

How To Easily Transfer Files Between Different Cloud Storage Services

How To Easily Transfer Files Between Different Cloud Storage Services

Backup Box is a service which will let you transfer files from one cloud service to another. This process is completely web based and does not require any local computer resources or bandwidth. Backup Box supports several services including Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft SkyDrive, SugarSync, FTP and SFTP. It also supports full MySQL database and Amazon S3 transfers. You can transfer files from any service to any other service directly.

How To Create System Recovery Drive In Windows 8

How To Create System Recovery Drive In Windows 8

Do you really think your computer is safe from crashing even though it has been working fine for the past few years? The fact is, your computer will eventually crash, either now or later, but not never. Today we are going to show you how to create a system recovery drive in Windows 8. This recovery drive will help us recover the system whenever Windows 8 becomes unstable.

Protect Your Folders With Folder Locker [Windows]

Protect Your Folders With Folder Locker [Windows]

Security is an important aspect of digital life. It becomes even more important when people are using a shared computer with a single account. Most of the families do not have multiple accounts for each member of the family and enforcing limited access to confidential data could be a difficult task. In this case, the Windows encryption and security will not work for everyone. Folder level password security is required in this case.

How To Edit Multiple Images And Merge Them Together

How To Edit Multiple Images And Merge Them Together

With the rise in popularity of pocket camera and photography, it is to no surprise that the next thing to be in hot demand is an entry level photo editor. Today, we are going to show you how to edit multiple images and merge them together with a simple tool – FotoMix.

How To Remote Control Your Computer From A Web Browser

How To Remote Control Your Computer From A Web Browser

While on the move, you may want to keep connected to your office’s computer so you can monitor your work remotely. There are several tools that can give you remote access to your computer remotely, including using Gmail. In this article, we will discuss a more robust solution to connect to your computer remotely without […]

How To Install OwnCloud In Windows

How To Install OwnCloud In Windows

A lot of other cloud storage solutions have popped up in the last few months. Today, instead of reviewing how each of these services work, we will try to create our own cloud storage solution which can be hosted at our own Windows servers, whether local, remote or over the Internet.