Tips N Tricks

How to save office documents as pdf [ Office Tip ]

If you are looking for a tool which can save Microsoft office word , excel or ppt documets as PDF you dont need one any more with Microsoft Office 2007. Just Download and install the 2007 Microsoft Office Add-in: Microsoft Save as PDF or XPS and you will be able to see Save as option of PDF in the drop ...

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How to organize files and folders ? [ Podcast ]

This Episode we discuss on the most common and not effective habits of organizing files and folders. This messy habit not only leads to confusion when you need to search your files but a big issue when you have to reinstall your OS. I have emphasized on Keeping folders into a separate drive instead of keeping in my folders. The ...

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How to add a folder or path to SendTo option

Kristine asks : Sometime I need to transfer lot of files to the same folder again and again. Like in case of sorting images, I want to send some of them to a folder named as Personal and Other in Family. I do it usually by copy and paste into them. But it is really tedious. Is there anyway I ...

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Misusing Gmail can get your account banned [ Security ]

Probably nobody knows about it but if you try to abuse gmail service to send mails like more than 500 recipient at a time or sending mails to un reachable email addresses get ready to get your accounts disabled from 25 to 74 hrs or gone for ever. Here are some fact which If you access Gmail via POP or ...

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Download HotFix for Windows Vista to Improve performance

Microsoft released a hotfix for the layered windows function in Windows Vista. This improves the response time on vista application where the layered windows had been implemented. Some of the application had been slow due the problem in layered functions like accessing menus and low response times. However if you update this the application problems will not only solve but ...

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9 Tips to increase your productivity with Excel 2007 [ Office ]

Welcome to Office Tips and in this post we will learn about some of the features, tips and tricks of Microsoft Office 2007 Excel Sheets which we usually miss or don’t bother to use without even knowing how beneficial they can be. Here are some useful points which definitely ads on to your excel skills. Right from Choosing cell styles ...

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How to Fake magazine covers with your picture [ Tricks ]

Ever dreamt of being popular enough to have your picture on the front page of some popular international magazine??? If yes, All The Best, May you achieve that soon, but, for the time being try Magmypic , and have a preview of this dream of yours. Searching for unique personalized gifts, fake magazine covers are affordable and fun. A photo ...

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How to lock your computer using USB stick

My Lock Application

If you are tired of people who use your computer without your permission and change anything they like, here is a small trick which will not even allow your computer to boot without a USB stick , which acts as a key to boot your PC. For Windows 7 check the list of tools which I have discussed at the end. Locking ...

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How to find dictionary definition via email

Dictionary Meanings via Email

Wordsmith is an online service which allows you to find a definition or meaning of a word by just sending them an email. All you need to do is mail to [email protected] with subject as define “yourword” e.g define books. You need not to edit the body part of the mail and leave it blank.     In response to ...

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How to Download DirectX 10.1 from Vista Service Pack 1

DirectX 10.1, The Directx 10 extension that available download via Windows Vista Services Pack 1 Build 6001.16659. This is a huge improvement over of DirectX 10 The new features of DirectX 10.1 are : Shading and texturing capabilities, Anti-aliasing improvements, with tighter specifications More information of DirectX 10.1 can be found in AMD-ATI’s whitepaper However if you want to utilize ...

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SnagIt Tips and Tricks : Adding watermark in batch to images

Watermarking an image becomes essential when you want to attach your bran with original images that you took. It also makes sure that people who steal your image will think twice before using the watermarked images. So what is Watermarked Images ? It’s another images that gets displayed on top of your image but still embedded inside it.  More like ...

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