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 Backup Registry in Windows 7

How to Backup Registry in Windows 7

We know that it is important to backup all our data in the computer, but do you know that it is important to backup your Windows registry as well? The registry is the database that contains all the configuration options and settings for the Windows OS. When a virus struck, this is often the first […]

Hands On Review of Thunderbird 3

Hands On Review of Thunderbird 3

After a long wait, Mozilla finally releases version 3.0 of Thunderbird. This latest version of Thunderbird brings much changes and makes it even more powerful than its ancestor. In this article, we take a look at the Thunderbird 3.0 and show you what you are going to expect in this great software. Installation If you […]

How to Delete your Social Networking Accounts

How to Delete your Social Networking Accounts

Social networks have taken the Internet by storm. Almost everyone these days has an account on Facebook or is obsessed with Twitter (or both). And while bloggers like us love social networks, not everyone can keep up with all services they sign up with. Take me for example, I used to be an avid Orkut […]

Do You Want to Try Google Wave? We Have 25 Invites

Do You Want to Try Google Wave? We Have 25 Invites

After all the buzzes in the blogosphere, I am sure you have already heard the rage created by Google Wave. If you have not have the chance to give it a try, here’s your chance now. We have 25 invites to give away to MakeTechEasier readers. What’s Google Wave? For those who have absolutely no […]

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 […]

Installing Gnome-Do the Minimal Way

Installing Gnome-Do the Minimal Way

This is a guest post by Kajjah For those of you who like to keep their installations lean and swift, installing software can be a problem at times. There’s lots of useful software out there, but some can be really bloated and slow, while others are small themselves, but have large or many dependencies. This […]

How to Remove or Change Administrator Password In Windows XP

How to Remove or Change Administrator Password In Windows XP

Sometimes you need to access your administrator account without password because you have already forgotten it. If there is a guest account created earlier, then there is no issue here. Otherwise you will need to format your computer. Here we are going to discuss a technique which you can change or remove your administrator account […]

Namebench Helps You Surf The Web Faster

Namebench Helps You Surf The Web Faster

No matter how fast your Internet connection, you may be hitting a bottleneck in web browsing when it comes to your DNS server. Even a 10mb pipe could seem slow when browsing the web if your DNS server is taking too long to respond. A few days ago, Google announced that they are now proving […]

Free Download: WinX HD Video Converter

Free Download: WinX HD Video Converter

Who doesn’t love free stuff, especially when it is a top-grade software. From time to time, we collaborate with various software developers to provide free download for our readers. This time round, the latest software available for free download is WinX HD Video Converter (orignially $39.95). WinX HD Video Converter is a professional video converter […]

Vote For your Favorite Software at BrotherSoft Awards 2009

Vote For your Favorite Software at BrotherSoft Awards 2009

As the year is reaching the end, it is time to cast your vote for the most popular software of the year again. The Brothersoft Awards 2009 is an annual event organized by Brothersoft. You can vote for your favorite software and stand a chance to receive free software and great prizes. Don’t hesitate, cast […]

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 […]

Popscreen Makes Video Bookmarking Super Easy

Popscreen Makes Video Bookmarking Super Easy

Video sites are springing up all over the place. Just like web pages and blogs, your favorite videos need a place to be cataloged for easy access later; enter Popscreen. Popscreen (beta) is a social video bookmarking and sharing site that allows you to keep all of your favorite videos in one spot.

KDE Plasma Netbook Preview

KDE Plasma Netbook Preview

With the growing popularity of netbooks, it is no surprise that many Linux distributions and software developers have created customized versions of their software to run on them. Some of the popular choices include Ubuntu’s Netbook Remix and Intel’s Moblin.  Not to be counted out, KDE now has a version of their desktop environment designed for […]

Aviary, a Web Alternative to Adobe Creative Suite

Aviary, a Web Alternative to Adobe Creative Suite

Everyone has heard of Adobe Creative Suite, which allows you to create all types of print, web, and mobile design. With it, comes a hefty price to get all the applications to have a full design studio. Additionally, if you are using a computer system that doesn’t have the software installed, then you are not […]

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 […]

5 Essential Linux Apps for Guitarists

5 Essential Linux Apps for Guitarists

Linux is often overlooked when it comes to music production. For a long time, there were good reasons for that. The complicated sound system, lack of professional-quality software, and limited hardware compatibility have all contributed toward a bad reputation for Linux when it comes to quality audio tools. We here at MakeTechEasier thought it was […]