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Tips and Tricks for Fast and Efficient File Search on Windows

Tips and Tricks for Fast and Efficient File Search on Windows

With the passage of time, personal computers tend to become clodded with a myriad of folders, subfolders and files which are extremely hard to find, especially when you actually need them. This is the universe trying to tell you that you need to organize files better and keep a tidier PC. Even if you make a point of having a […]

 
     
 
 

10 Power Tips for Windows Media Player

10 Power Tips for Windows Media Player

Let’s face it; the stock media player of Microsoft Windows operating system has become completely obsolete. Well, to be honest, it never had large fan following, and when free and better players like VLC and K-Lite came into the picture, whatever fans it had soon ditched it. Last week we discussed how to make Internet Explorer a better web-browser, now […]

     
 
 

Boot up Your PC faster: Best Tips and Programs

Boot up Your PC faster: Best Tips and Programs

Until I upgraded my computer, I was struggling with this problem also: how to make my computer boot faster. It took ages for it to boot up, and as I later learned, it was because all of the programs I had installed on it. All the useless programs on my machine were suffocating it and this had to be solved. […]

 
     
 
 

How to Downgrade Windows 8 to Windows 7

How to Downgrade Windows 8 to Windows 7

Windows 8 is up and running. It has lots and lots of new features, new user interface and an overall new feel. If you think “Well, this is awesome and I like Windows 8”, then the following tutorial won’t be of much help to you. On the other hand, if you think that Microsoft’s “new and improved” operating system is […]

 
     
 
 

Customize Your Desktop With These Top 4 Apps

Customize Your Desktop With These Top 4 Apps    

No matter how great your desktop background is, you still get bored with it after some time. The idea of a static image just gets old, and no matter how often you change it, let’s face it, this is not really exciting. But what if you could customize your desktop, so that it will be more than just an image? […]

     
 
 

Internet Explorer 10 RP is Available for Download [Updated]

Internet Explorer 10 RP is Available for Download [Updated]

The world is waiting for Windows 8 launch, but the guys in Redmond seem to care for Windows 7 users, as well. You can already download Internet Explorer 10 (Release Preview version) for Windows 7. I’m sure that people will gradually move to Windows 8 and Microsoft is well aware of that. The Windows 8 adoption will be started by […]

     
 
 

Top 6 Task Manager Alternatives

Top 6 Task Manager Alternatives

Windows Task Manager is one of the most useful tools that Microsoft has developed. It’s very simple to use and it shows you all the running processes and how many resources they consume. But for those who want more features, there are some Task Manager alternatives that they can try out. These programs offer much more than the default Windows […]

     
 
 

10 Useful Hard Drive and SSD Optimization Tips

10 Useful Hard Drive and SSD Optimization Tips

The hard drive is without a doubt one of the most iconic computer components ever. It has seen major upgrades in the last years, going from a storage space of a few MBs to over 1 TB. Nowadays, the hard drive has reached, some say, its ultimate form: the Solid State Drive (SSD). This device offers amazing speeds, but it […]

     
 
 

How to Choose the CPU (Processor) for PC

How to Choose the CPU (Processor) for PC

The CPU, or Central Processing Unit is the brain of any PC, the single most important component of any computer and, in some cases, it could be the most expensive component of the entire machine. Practically, the CPU is a microchip that is capable of completing millions of mathematical operations per second, all done in binary code (the one with […]

 
     
 
 

Windows 7 Overtakes XP, While Mac OS X Surpasses Vista in Market Share

Windows 7 Overtakes XP, While Mac OS X Surpasses Vista in Market Share

The undisputed leader in the world of operating systems, Microsoft, has lost a battle in its dispute against Apple, but is far away from losing the war. Although not in a manner that Apple’s Mac OS X lovers would want, but still, a great victory for Apple. Also, the giant Microsoft also managed to outdo itself, and for the first […]