Naukri.Com being Gamed : Spam mails when applied for a job

Looks like a bad week , I was applying for jobs in Microsoft Technology and I got a reply asking me to sign-up for mginger which seems to be a mobile service paying you for reading messages…..Now THATS REALLY SHOCKING if I am getting spam from Biggest Job portals like Here is an image telling you all   Now ...

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Find files, music and programs faster with Launchy

Launchy Finds Programs

Launchy is open source program which allows you to find files, music, PDF even the programs with just few keystrokes on your computer. It’s based on same concept of indexing your files as Google Desktop search but I found it light weight on the system. This program is smart in the way that it learns from your previous keystrokes to ...

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How to select text with similar formatting in Word 2010, 2007

Word menu to select text with similar formating

Suppose If you want to select only paragraphs which are under 5 different headers ( h2 tags ) but not the headers itself how you go about it. Microsoft Office Word  has an useful feature which allows you to select similar formatted text in just one click. See the image below. I have 3 headers and under every header I ...

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How to add a Drop Cap in Office Word 2010, 2007

Drop Cap means creating a large capital letter at the beginning of a paragraph. This is very often used in many of the e-books in start of a new chapter. What is the use of it ? Well as far as I can understand its one of the formatting technique which is used to draw attention when reading e-books or ...

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How to check Word 2007 compatibility with earlier version

Office Word Compatibility Checker

Microsoft Word 2007 has amazing features which are more interactive and includes lot of dynamic objects. However these features and objects are not supported in older version I.e 97-2003 versions of office. So now if you prepare a word document using office 2007 and send to somebody who is having older version of office say 2003, what is going to ...

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Increase productivity with Better Gmail Extension

Better Gmail is an Firefox extension which makes your Gmail Experience much faster and smooth. Features like adding saved searches, attachment icons, label colors, keyboard macros, a filter assistant, and right-click conversation preview will make sure you get to know much more details of your mails even before you open it. Written by Lifehacker editor Gina Trapani, the extension is ...

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How to abort system shutdown

Ever got a message on Windows Xp or Vista saying “The system is shutting down. Please save all your work. The system shutdown was initiated by Administrator” ?. I used to get this kind of message when I was in college many a times though nobody initiated it and I was not even in network. You wont be able to ...

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How to find color code on a web page on fly

Many a times web designers have necessity to find a colour / color code of an element used on a web site. I could be anything like anchor color, color used on borders or may be as simple as background colour. We like it and want to use it for our purpose but it’s really difficult to guess the exact ...

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PayPal allows to transfer money to your debit card account

Getting a check from PayPal is one of the ways non-us citizens had been using to get money, A good sign now PayPal allows you to withdraw money into your debit card account directly at a minimal charge of 5$ within 5-7 business days..The Debit Cards (also called check cards, ATM cards, or banking cards) are accepted if they have ...

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Download Windows Essentials Codec Pack for media player

Video Decoder

Windows Essential Codec pack is a collection of files which lets you play Audio CDs, DVDs, (S)VCDs and XCDs on the fly, and it adds support for 3GP, AAC, AC3, APE, AVI, DivX, 3ivx, DAT, h.264, x264, AVC, Nero Digital, DTS, FLV, FLAC, HD-MOV, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, M4A, MPC, MP3, MP4, MO3, MOD, MKV/MKA, MTM, OFR, TTA, OGG/OGM, S3M, Vorbis, VOB, ...

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Carry your Laptop in USB drive with MojoPac Freedom ( Free )


Ever wondered if you can carry all your software and settings in USB and use it anywhere, on any other computer without re-installing the softwares again ? Well its possible. Months back I introduced MOJOPAC solution which allows you to carry all your installed softwares and settings into a USB but that was a 30 day trial offer. In the ...

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How to better Defragment paging files and registry hives

Windows 7, Xp and Vista comes with built in support to defragment your hard disk to speed up or increase your computer / PC performance. However the default defragment is limited to files scattered around your hard disk. There are even tools available which allows you to faster defrag in pretty much less time. However none of the software’s allows ...

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