25
Jul
2011

Improve Laptop Battery Life with Microsoft Fix

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Microsoft has released a new Fix for improving and extending battery life of laptops / NetBooks etc. If you have a windows (XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8) powered laptop / netbook you can use this Microsoft [..]

21
Jul
2011

How to change computer name in windows 7

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Your windows 7 computer name is entered during windows 7 installation. You are asked to enter your computer name at last stage of windows 7 installation.

21
Jul
2011

How to use Google DNS / Open DNS

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Google Public DNS and OpenDNS has few advantage over DNS address provided by your ISP (Internet Service Provider).

21
Jul
2011

How to clear / flush DNS cache

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All DNS request are cached on our computer. The DNS cache includes IP address / location of websites and their name resolution.

19
Jul
2011

How to increase Screen Size in Windows 7

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Windows 7 has a new and very useful feature to increase screen size. This will increase size of every thing on the screen without making blurred.

19
Jul
2011

Quick Tips – Windows 7 Magnifier

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Windows 7 Magnifier is a small tool to zoom / enlarge different parts of screen or full screen. Thus you can make things bigger on screen using magnifier. It is part of Windows 7 Ease of Access Center.

18
Jul
2011

How to get two windows side by side in Windows 7

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In windows 7 you can display two windows side by side each occupying 50% of the screen. You can also work on both windows simultaneously. This can be done using windows 7 Aero snap feature.

18
Jul
2011

How to Turn off Aero Snap and Aero Shake in Windows 7

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Aero snap and Aero Shake are great features of Windows 7. But some people may not like these Aero features and want to turn off Aero snap and Aero Shake on their windows 7 system.

14
Jul
2011

3 Bootable Free Antivirus

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Scanning your computer for virus / malware etc using a bootable live Antivirus CD is most effective method. Using bootable antivirus CD you can boot your computer and scan complete system without booting into operating system.

09
Jul
2011

Show / Hide file extensions in Windows 7

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By default Windows 7 hide file extensions of files like .txt .pdf .jpg .doc etc. But some users may want to show file extensions.