When installing software in Windows, delivery can occur in a few formats: mainly .exe and .msi. What is the difference between the two? Let’s find out.
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Bad Translator manages to highlight every pitfall of online translation, running text through up to 43 languages, before bringing it back to English.
Not everyone finds reading from a computer screen to be easy. Yes, Windows Magnifier exists, and here are 3 more magnifying alternatives you may prefer.
The landscape for web browsers has changed a great deal. Vivaldi is an ambitious newcomer, and we’re going to find out if it’s one worth watching.
Microsoft Word comes with options for the Flesch-Kincaid scales to check your document’s readability and complexity. Here is how you can enable it.
A lot of audio files are upscaled and mislead listeners that it is of a high quality. How do you check the true bitrate of an audio file? Here’s how.
With this simple tweak, you can add two new options – “Open” and “Run” to Firefox’s Download Manager. Let’s check it out.
Do you feel that the preview thumbnail in Windows is taking too long to show up? Here’s a simple tweak for you to change the Windows taskbar preview time.
Unknown to many, both WinRAR and 7zip can be themed with custom skin. Here is how you can theme WinRAR and 7ZIp and give them a total visual overhaul.
Installing too many software can cause your system to slow down, and this is where portable apps come in useful. Find out more about portable apps and its usefulness here.
In Mac, you can use AppleScripts to control iTunes. In Windows, you can use visual basic codes. Learn how you can control iTunes with Windows scripts.
Looking to expand your fonts library? Here are some of the top places where you can download free licensed fonts for personal and commercial use.
Sometimes, you are not able to install old extensions as they are not compatible with your current version of Firefox. Here is how you can force compatibility and make them run.
Did you realize the long list of fonts that Microsoft include in Windows? Why? Let’s explain why does Windows have so many fonts.
Firefox 34 changed the look of the search box. For those who are not used to the new look, here’s how you can restore the old search UI in Firefox.
Taking a screenshot is extremely simple, except that most screen capture tools don’t allow you to take full webpage screenshot. Nimbus screenshot is one useful tool you can use.
A photo’s EXIF data can reveal a tons of information about you and it isn’t easy to change it. Here is a good way to edit photos’ metadata in Windows.
iTunes is not the only music player in the market. Winyl is yet another music player that gives you the flexibility to customize its UI and features.
Other than QWERTY keyboard layout, there are also DVORAK and COLEMAK which many claimed to provide faster input speed. Here is how to switch to DVORAK or COLEMAK format in Windows.
Smart Down pitches itself as a hybrid of a Markdown editor and zenware. It shares some similarities with both, and creates an unusually appealing piece of software overall.