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How to import Network files to Movie maker

When I tried importing files from my external network drive, Movie Maker did not allow me for some reason. Now many of use don't store everything on computer, rather we dump it on network...

Gmail : Mark Unread from here

By default when you open an email conversation all the replies made is marked as read. However many a time you might have time to just read few of them and feel reading rest...

Using Dropbox to Resize images, Organize downloads, Chat Archive and trigger torrent downloads remotely

We posted about Dropbox and the comparison between Dropbox and Box etc. It’s been quite long since we are using the Dropbox for file sharing.Here are some tricks, which can help you to activities...

How to remove stored username from web browsers

Imagine a case when you are trying to login your email account in the web browser, and accidently, after entering your username you start typing your password and finally you end up hitting the...

Try this if your Google Account / Gmail gets locked

I just found this URL of Google which allows you to unlock your Google Account if it happens sometimes with you for some unknown reason.This page lets you unlock your google account if you...

Quick Fix issues in Windows XP in a button click

Even though Windows 7 is rolling out fast and people are either switching or upgrading to it, Windows XP will stay for a while both in corporate environment or home till the support exists.So...

How to setup Windows XP mode in Windows 7

Since Windows Vista there is a compatibility mode enabled for every program which allows users to run programs like they are running in Windows XP machine. Same goes for Windows 7. It allows users...

Download RDC 7.0 for Windows XP and Vista

Remote Desktop Connection 7.0 Client was initially rolled out for Windows 7 and Server 2008 with lots of new feature but that was not available to users who used to connect from XP or...

Windows Control Panel made easy

Many a times on writing on Windows 7 I had pointed you out towards menus like "Control PanelAll Control Panel ItemsAdministrative Tools" which is good to understand but to find items in control panel...

Home made Laptop Security lock with USB drive

Here is an interesting tip shared by one of our readers James for securing your laptop with a home made lock using your old USB drive.Hi, I am submitting a tech tip for your...

Basic MS Excel Shortcuts every user should know

We have been posting about Microsoft Office Excel tips, we also posted about several Excel Shortcuts, and some of these shortcuts were quite uncommon as well.Here is another list of Shortcuts; most of them...

Change file type association with Preview Change

Preview Change is a useful application which allows you to change file type association to either plan text ( opens with notepad, Media File ( opens with Windows Media Player  or set it to...