Windows 7 Printer management looks good

After getting my WiFi printer recently, I had played around with the Windows 7 Printer management tool which you can find in Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Administrative Tools. I never got a chance to see it in Windows Vista but it looks super awesome when it comes to manage all your printers from one place. Like you can see in ...

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Meta Clock: It is something more than an online alarm clock

We have posted about a couple of alarm clock applications; here is the new entrant in the same series, Meta Clock. Meta clock is an online alarm clock, which delivers more than an alarm clock can. It doesn’t only wake you up but at the same time can open some webpages for you, also if you want you can enable ...

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Right place to search US patent and trademark

http://uspto.gov/ or the United States Patent and trademark office has an open database in case you want to search details and images of patent and trademark.   The fields in which you can search are : Title Abstract Publication Date Document Number Application Date Application Serial Number Assignee Name Assignee City Assignee State Assignee Country Current US Classification International Classification ...

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Windows 7 Shell commands you should know

Today while looking around the registry I found a Windows Syntax which can be executed from the run prompt. It is shell:XXX where xxx is the short name of programs you can execute.  Here are few before I can dive into detail. When dealing with Libraries, shell:Libraries will open Windows 7 default Document, Picture, Video and Music Library. If you ...

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Windows 7 and Clip : Copy from Command prompt to Clipboard

Clip is one of the utility that comes around with Server version of Windows and looks like its is getting distributed along with Windows 7 also. I am using the Ultimate flavor. In simple words this utility can get data inside clipboard and outside clipboard. For example if  you want to copy any data from command prompt to clipboard, so ...

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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 are basic shortcuts which could be quite helpful to you, if you work with Excel pretty often. Print and Preview Documents using shortcut keys – ...

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How to rename multiple files in different directory

Renaming Files is one of the hottest topic we always talk about here and this is probably of the most wanted topic when somebody transfer files from camera or from dvd where names are like IMG_001 or track01 etc etc. The basic problem in renaming files are : You want to rename files available in multiple folders separated into different ...

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Ptable : The best online (Dynamic ) Periodic Table

Periodic Tables are must for a Chemistry student but since more of us venture online finding details out of old school periodic table is damn tough.  We need something that can just tell us all properties like melting point to hardness of an element when you click it. PTable is a Dynamic Online Periodic table which you would love to ...

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Should you walk or take a bus ? Maths and Commonsense

Many a times it becomes difficult to decide if you should take a bus or just walk when you feel like you are close to the place where you want to get. For example if you just need to walk around 2km to reach to your friends house taking a bus might take much time because of number of stoppage ...

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Doing the Google Maps offline

Offline Maps is one the application at Codeoplex which needs a lot of appreciation, specially by Map Lovers. This application lets you download maps from Google or Open Street Maps  and then lets you mark, zoom, rip, draw paths and even tiles i.e. particular section of the map only. Also included is the GPS support which lets you find position, ...

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How to know more about processes running in your Windows ?

Ashish has already posted about some Process monitoring applications, YAPM and Process Explorer. Here is a simple online tool, using which you can know what particular process running your Windows PC is all about. You can simply type in the name of process in the search engine like interface of File Inspect Library, and it will tell you about the ...

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Control pad for Numpad lovers

If you love using the number pad on your keyboard Control pad is just the right application for you. This application allows you to launch programs and do small windows work like minimize, maximize, exit etc by just using num pad. All the numbers can be configured to work with certain commands and adding them is just a piece of ...

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