Monthly Archives: March 2008

Speeding up your boot process – Windows

Microsoft Configuration wizard is one tool you can use to improve your systems boot time. This tip utilizes the msconfig utility. 1. Go to Start»Run(WIN+R) and type “msconfig” , the Microsoft System Configuration Utility will pop up. 2. Select the

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Save web pages as PDF and save to your desktop for free

Most of us browse through numerous web pages and save them if we find them interesting. When I am downloading the entire site I will use Winhttrack a very useful web archiving utility. But the problem with html pages is

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Free Vista like search box for Windows XP

The most functional and convenient tool in Vista is the instant Search Box. Here is how to get your own instant search box on for Windows XP. Launchy is a small software that provides XP with an instant search bar

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Perfomance enhancing – speed up your boot time 1

This is the simplest and slowest tip which will actually improve the boot time only by a small amount. 1 . Take Microsoft “System Configuration Utility” by typing “msconfig” in the RUN () dialogs (Start»Run). 2. Select “BOOT.ini” tab from

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Main reasons for Invalid XHTML pages in blogs

Watching your blog pass all the validations like html, xhtml, css etc. is actually satisfying for everybody. W3Schools validator tool is the most popular one used for the purpose. Many Blogger users should have found that however hard they try

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VLC media player, one player plays all formats

Video Lan Player (VLC) is a one of a kind Audio and video player. VideoLAN is a software project, which produces free software for video, released under the GNU General Public License. It has got everything one would ever want

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PC on steroids, Improve your systems perfomance – start of series

This is the first among a series of post in which I will tell you many tips on how to make your System perform faster. The post frequency in this Series will be one post ( tip ) per week.

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Find all recently used Wallpapers from your Registry

Windows saves the list of wallpapers ever used on the system in a registry Key. HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersion ExplorerWallpaperMRU All those Registry Binary values here are the address to the images you used as wallpapers. The last part in this binary makes

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Prevent copying of files to USB drive

A simple and easy trick to prevent others from copying files from your PC to a USB device like a USB pen drive.

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Adsense section targetting for better contextual Ads

Google Adsense has been a money maker for many of the bloggers out there. but many a times we have seen really nonsense ads appearing on our blogs, may be of medicine on a blog about computers etc.. Well this

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