How To Delete Your Personal Data From The Internet

How To Delete Your Personal Data From The Internet

If you have no use for any account in the Internet, it is always a good idea to delete your information so they are not accessible by others. In this article, we will show you how to delete your personal data from various popular sites and services on the Internet.

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How To Use PowerShell Help System Effectively

How To Use PowerShell Help System Effectively

The PowerShell help system is the most useful thing that you ever need to use PowerShell effectively. It provides help for the commands that you are going to use and even allows you to search for the commands to get your work done.

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Create Automation Scripts For Windows With AutoIt

Create Automation Scripts For Windows With AutoIt

There are plenty of automation tools for Windows that are easy to use, but if you prefer to use a more powerful automation tool, AutoIt is a useful tool for you to create automation scripts.

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How To Automate and Schedule Tasks In Windows

How To Automate and Schedule Tasks In Windows

Windows comes with an handy tool, known as Task Scheduler, that allows you to automate and schedule tasks. You can also use a third party software, like Shutter, to get the job done. In this article, we will show you how to schedule and automate tasks with both the inbuilt task scheduler and Shutter.

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3 Search Engines For Online Learning

3 Search Engines For Online Learning

With tons of online learning courses, it can be difficult finding the best one around. Here are 3 search engines that you can use to search for the courses you are most interested in and is the most value for money.

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How To Create Your Own RSS Feeds Server Using Sismics Reader

How To Create Your Own RSS Feeds Server Using Sismics Reader

While there are plenty of Google reader alternatives, most of them are web-based and few allow you to host your own RSS feeds server. Sismics Reader is a new open-source RSS feeds server which allows multiple users to connect to it and host their own RSS feeds.

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How to Use Windows 8 Performance Monitor to Analyse Your System Performance

How to Use Windows 8 Performance Monitor to Analyse Your System Performance

Windows Performance Monitor is a tool created by Microsoft to analyze Windows performance over a period of time. Using this tool, you can find out how your system performs over time and what you can do to improve the performances. In this article, we will show you how you can use the Performance Monitor effectively in Windows 8.

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How To Capture And Analyze Network Traffic Using NetworkMiner

How To Capture And Analyze Network Traffic Using NetworkMiner

Network security is one of the main focus areas when creating or monitoring a network. The network administrators carry out random audits of network traffic by capturing the network data and analyzing the packets being transmitted from one host to another. In this article, we will discuss how to capture and analyze network traffic using the NetworkMiner tool.

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How To Easily Manage Windows Drivers And Their Services

How To Easily Manage Windows Drivers And Their Services

Windows Device Manager is good, but it does not provide detailed information about the installed devices. ServiWin let you manage Windows drivers with the detailed information that Windows Device Manager doesn’t provide.

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Better Ways to Check the System Information in Windows

Better Ways to Check the System Information in Windows

In earlier days, it was quite a tough job to check the hardware or software configuration of a computer. Now, with more advanced software, you can check your system information easily. Here are several useful tools that you can use to check the system information and get more detailed information about your hardware and software configuration.

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How To Download Windows Updates And Install On Multiple PCs

How To Download Windows Updates And Install On Multiple PCs

If you are using multiple computers, you may find it a troublesome to update all the computers, especially when you are not connected to the Internet. In this article, we will show you how you can download Windows updates offline and then install on multiple computers without downloading the updates again.

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Using Evalaze to Virtualize Windows Applications

Using Evalaze to Virtualize Windows Applications

Would it be great if you can bring your Windows apps wherever you go? This article will show you how to use Evalaze to virtualize Windows applications and make them portable.

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Making Effective Use of Windows Action Center

Making Effective Use of Windows Action Center

The Windows Action Center is the place that monitor your system and keep it running smoothly. If you have seen a white flag showing up in the system tray, that is when the Windows Action Center is working in the background. This article show you how to make effective use of the Windows Action Center.

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How to Receive Better Windows Notifications with Snarl

How to Receive Better Windows Notifications with Snarl

In Windows, there is no centralized place to configure the notification system. Snarl is a free Windows Notifications replacement which can handle all the notifications and also features a centralized configuration. The best thing about Snarl is that it will not steal the focus of the window when showing a notification.

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3 Ways to Protect Your Document in Microsoft Word 2013

3 Ways to Protect Your Document in Microsoft Word 2013

While creating your Word document, some of you might want to secure it and prevent others from viewing or making changes to it. There are some security features in Microsoft Word 2013 that allow you to protect and secure your documents. Let’s check it out.

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Everything You Need To Know About Word 2013 Read Mode

Everything You Need To Know About Word 2013 Read Mode

Microsoft Word 2013 comes with a completely new layout called the Read Mode that is especially targeted towards the modern digital world of tablets. In this article, we will go deep into the Read Mode and show you the various ways you can configure it.

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How To Manage The Windows Services In Windows 8

How To Manage The Windows Services In Windows 8

There are tons of ways to optimize your Windows machine, and disabling the useless services is one of the easiest way to make sure your computer without additional overhead. In this article, we will show you how to manage and disable Windows services.

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How to Secure Your USB Drive And Prevent It From Spreading Virus

How to Secure Your USB Drive And Prevent It From Spreading Virus

USB flash drive is a convenient tool for bringing your data around, but it can also be exploited to spread virus and malware across computers and networks. Here is how you can secure your USB drive and computer and prevent it from spreading virus.

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4 Ways to Host Your Website on Dropbox

4 Ways to Host Your Website on Dropbox

You may have known that Dropbox can host your static webpages and make them available to the world, but you may not know how to do it. Here are 4 easy ways that allow you to host your website on Dropbox and make it publicly available.

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How To Repair Windows 8 Using The Refresh and Reset Feature

How To Repair Windows 8 Using The Refresh and Reset Feature

Since Windows XP, Microsoft included a “System Restore” feature so you can easily restore to a previous working version when the system go down. In Windows 8, it goes a step further and added a “Refresh” and “Reset” feature that is able to repair and re-install Windows. Let check it out.

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How To Customize And Make Better Use Of Windows 8 Start Screen

How To Customize And Make Better Use Of Windows 8 Start Screen

The new Start Screen is the most visually interesting feature in Windows 8. While it has received a mixed response from the users, it is undoubtedly the highlight of the OS. If you are new to Windows 8 Start Screen, here is the ways to customize and make better use of it.

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How To Disable Start Screen In Microsoft Office 2013

How To Disable Start Screen In Microsoft Office 2013

Start Screen is a new feature introduced in Microsoft Office 2013. Like Windows 8, many people are used to the old layout and prefer to disable the Start Screen by default. Here are several ways to disable the start screen in Microsoft Office 2013.

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How to Tweak And Customize Windows 8 Taskbar

How to Tweak And Customize Windows 8 Taskbar

Windows 8 comes with very little taskbar customization option. If you are looking to personalize your desktop and taskbar settings, here is how you can tweak and customize Windows 8 taskbar, with the help of 7+ Taskbar Tweaker.

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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.

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Complete Guide To Setting Up A SIP Server In Windows

Complete Guide To Setting Up A SIP Server In Windows

Setting up a SIP server in your system allows you to easily communicate with other users in the network. If you are looking to setup your own SIP server in Windows, here is the complete guide.

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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.

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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.

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How To Measure And Speed Up Windows Startup

How To Measure And Speed Up Windows Startup

Measuring the speed of your startup allows you to find out how much time you have saved after implementing the speed up measures. Here’s a quick way to measure and speed up your Windows startup.

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Online Microsoft Word Alternatives With Collaborative Capabilities

Online Microsoft Word Alternatives With Collaborative Capabilities

Microsoft Office is the most popular productivity suite in the world and it comes with plenty of features that you won’t ever need it. If you can live without the bells and whistles, you will be able to find a lot of similar alternatives which will make your work done and will do exactly what you require.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Replace the Windows Task Manager With A More Powerful Alternative

Replace the Windows Task Manager With A More Powerful Alternative

The Windows Task Manager has always been an inconvenient and incomplete task manager for advanced users and network administrators. It is slow and doesn’t show much information about the processes. A better way is to replace it with a more powerful and useful alternative.

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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.

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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 […]

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8 Important Configurations For Windows Live Writer Before You Start Writing

8 Important Configurations For Windows Live Writer Before You Start Writing

If you are a blogger, you must have used or heard about Windows Live Writer. WLW is a great desktop client for blogging. It supports many services and platforms like WordPress, Blogger, TypePad etc. In this article we will focus on some of the main and important configurations which have to be setup before you […]

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