Soumen Halder

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How to Convert FLV Video to AVI Format

How to Convert FLV Video to AVI Format

Most of the videos that you download from the Internet comes in Flash Video format, or better known as FLV. The most annoying thing about FLV videos is that they are sometimes incompatible with the common media player applications in Windows. You can’t add a FLV video in a powerpoint presentation or you need to […]

MusicBee: A Swiss Army Knife Media Manager For Your Music Collections

MusicBee: A Swiss Army Knife Media Manager For Your Music Collections

Are you crazy about songs and music? Do you want a powerful application to manage songs and music collections stored in your computer? Meet Musicbee – a brilliant application for managing music stored in your computer and playing songs from various radio and podcasting stations. MusicBee is a Windows only media organizer that allows you […]

GeoChirp – A Fine Mashup of Twitter and Google Maps

GeoChirp – A Fine Mashup of Twitter and Google Maps

Hey this is the New year & Christmas right?? I hope it would be a cool idea to know what exactly everybody is planning or what is the buzz about all those things in your locality. If I am not wrong you guys are well aware of the Google Maps right? Its a perfect thing […]

Remove Write-protection Error from USB drives or Pendrive

Remove Write-protection Error from USB drives or Pendrive

One of our readers has asked for this solution and hence as the post title says we will be trying to fix a very common error faced by many USB Drive users. This post includes four different solution sets for removing the write protection error for USB drives or simply pendrives. Primary Checks Prior to […]

How to Create a Wiki Page in Less than 5 Minutes With Intodit

How to Create a Wiki Page in Less than 5 Minutes With Intodit

Wikis are a great way for people to collaborate on a project from anywhere. A Wiki is a simple website which allows users to create and edit pages without requiring any sort of html knowledge. The people collaborating in a wiki can add information, images, links and maintain an information system. Wiki can be created […]

Wally: A Cross Platform Wallpaper Changer

Wally: A Cross Platform Wallpaper Changer

Wallpapers breathe life into a desktop. But the same wallpaper can be boring after some days. if you want to automatically rotate wallpapers in your desktop, Wally is just the tool you need. It’s a cross platform wallpaper rotator that can rotate wallpapers in your desktop from multiple sources. You need not save wallpapers from […]

How to Hide Running Windows Programs and Active Windows

How to Hide Running Windows Programs and Active Windows

While working with multiple programs and open windows, you would often want to hide some applications or programs that you aren’t using. May be you are working on a word document and do not want to get disturbed by your Instant messenger window. Or may be you are working in a corporate environment and do […]

How To recover Google account Password Via SMS Message

How To recover Google account Password Via SMS Message

If you haven’t added your Phone number in your Google account preferences, it’s high time you do it. The mobile phone number can be used to recover your Google account password in case you forget your password or lose control of your Google account. Yes, you can recover your Google account through a secondary email […]

How to Create New User Profiles in Firefox and Google Chrome

How to Create New User Profiles in Firefox and Google Chrome

User profiles are a set of information for a browser that includes bookmarks, addons, passwords, browsing cache, general settings etc. This user profiles let you use different instances of the browser from a single installation. This post will help you create multiple user profile for two mostly used browsers Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome.

How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts and Check Email at One Place

How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts and Check Email at One Place

The most boring thing on earth is waking up every morning and checking all your email accounts one by one. The process becomes even boring when you have to repeat the same task several times a day. You have to check your personal email accounts, corporate email account or may be business email accounts regularly. […]

Six Tools that Brings Facebook to your Mac Dashboard

Six Tools that Brings Facebook to your Mac Dashboard

Are you a Facebook addict just like me? Are you using Mac OSX & annoyed to start your Safari everytime you wish to get connected with your friends on Facebook? If your answers are yes, then read along. This article will let you know how to do everything on Facebook without using your browser and […]

One More Way to Install Windows 7/Vista/Server 2008 From a USB drive

One More Way to Install Windows 7/Vista/Server 2008 From a USB drive

There are plenty of ways that you can install Windows 7 from USB drive. We have covered two, and here is another one for you. The following free tool is created by one of the AskVG.com readers created exclusively for the sake of the site. This free tool is coined as A Bootable USB (ABUSB) and it […]

How to Create a Virtual Machine of Your Existing Windows Operating System

How to Create a Virtual Machine of Your Existing Windows Operating System

A virtual machine is a software, that lets you create and run a separate operating system in your existing computer system. You can boot the virtual machine from the parent operating system and run just like another software application. For example: If you are using Windows xp, you can install popular virtualization software like Windows […]

How to Manage Multiple Google Analytics Accounts from Desktop

How to Manage Multiple Google Analytics Accounts from Desktop

If you are a blogger or a webmaster, you must be using Google analytics to get detailed data about your blog. Undisputedly, It’s the best free web analytics software out there and provides you with valuable information about how your site is performing in search engines and which sites are sending you traffic etc. If […]

VistaUACMaker Makes Your XP Apps Compatible With Windows Vista & 7

VistaUACMaker Makes Your XP Apps Compatible With Windows Vista & 7

Windows Vista and 7 come with User Account Control (UAC) that controls the permissions the users have for running each application. Due to this restriction, many program in Win XP that require administrators privilege will not be able to run smoothly in Vista or Win 7. In such cases, you can use the VistaUACMaker to […]

How to Create a Video Channel From Different Video Sharing Sites

How to Create a Video Channel From Different Video Sharing Sites

Sometimes you may wish to create a video channel of your favorite movie star but can’t find enough videos in a particular video sharing site. One of the sites may contain a set of videos while the other may contain a different set of videos. You want to create a single channel containing all those […]