Find which program is blocking USB device when ejecting

Program blocking USB ejecting

Many a time when you try to unplug your USB drive, you get an error message that the drive is in use by some program. It’s a reasonable precaution from Windows. It keeps you warned about a data transfer that might be taking place or any other use. If you unplug during that, it can result in data corruption. However, ...

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View and manage downloads from statusbar in Firefox and Chrome

View and manage downloads from statusbar in Firefox and Chrome

So, what do you do to view the status of an ongoing download while downloading a file using Firefox, the way is, have a look at the Download window, i.e., by using the key combination ‘Ctrl+J.’ Here are a Firefox add-on/ Chrome extensions–Download Statusbar which allows you to have a look at the download status. Usually, the status bar is ...

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How to increase partition space by extending in Windows 10

increase Partition space

It may so happen that you might need to increase your partition size of an existing drive. One option is where you get a new hard disk, but if you have enough space on the primary drive, you can increase/decrease the size to create more space. In this post, we will suggest how to increase Partition space or hard disk ...

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Torrent Privacy : Download with Encryption and Dynamic IP

Torrent Privacy Dynamic IP

As the downloading habit of people has increased, it had triggered alarms withing the ISP’s around the world. The reason is the increasing bandwidth, and then they had also started blocking as they know exactly what you are doing, which is more than enough for them to slow down your speed. However, if you want to download files shared by ...

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Filter images by size before downloading from any website (Firefox)

Filter images by size before downloading from any website (Firefox)

Sometimes we need to download a lot of images from one particular website. However, we need only of a specific size or images which are in range with a minimum of Image size. There is where the Image Picka Extension for Firefox helps to filter images by size before downloading. Filter images by size before downloading from any website (Firefox) ...

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How to disable Switch to Tab in Firefox and Chrome

disable Switch to Tab in Firefox and Chrome

Switch to Tab, is a feature in Firefox and Chrome which saves your time by switching to the already existing tab which matches the URL you type in the address bar, instead of reloading the page again. Though this feature handy, sometimes people do not want to switch, for example, I would rather open the URL once again and compare ...

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Its Hidden: VPN based anonymous torrents to download anything

Using torrents had always been on top “focused” activity for any Internet user. After all, everybody wants to download stuff faster. Torrents had been the best solution for that. However, there had been cases where ISP has blocked torrents and trackers if they do suspect your Internet account. Today we are talking about Its Hidden, a VPN anonymous torrents service. ...

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How to Restart Firefox in Safe Mode or Refresh Firefox

Restart Firefox with addons disabled

Using a browser with extensions is very common. When you have multiple addons, and your Firefox is not working as expected, it is best to disable all the addons. In this post, we will share how you can restart the browser with all Addons disabled. There are two options. One is you can choose to restart Firefox in Safe mode, ...

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Efficiently Search Browsing History in Firefox with these Extensions

Search Browsing History Firefox

Many a times it is necessary to look back at the history of where you have browsed either to retrieve forgotten website URL or for the accidentally closed tabs. What is even more important for many is to find out the sequence of websites that were visited. Below is the list of Extensions and Add-ons which will help you quickly access, search browsing history using complex queries or delete them when not required.

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