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SkyCMD – The DOS SkyDrive, a workable Geeky Prank !

On Apr, 1st, Tony East – the Lead Program Manager, SkyDrive.com blog, posted about an even faster version of SkyDrive. As you know SkyDrive has been improved upon by taking advantage of modern browsers and HTML5 to make it faster. […]

Access FTP Server using Windows Command Prompt

Earlier we have posted about FileZilla Client, a free FTP client for Windows, which can be used to access your FTP server and transfer files on it. We also saw how we could use NotePad++, a Notepad alternative for Windows, […]

5 Open Source Database: Overview, Comparison and Features

Earlier we have talked about SQL Database. In this post I am going to list some of the popular open source, free database software. Before starting any service online it is much necessary to choose a database that can guarantee […]

Difference between HTTP and HTTPS

A lot of people end up getting confused when they see two different URL’s one as HTTP and other as HTTPS. So what is the difference between these two? In this post, I will discuss the evolution of HTTP and […]

Cygwin : UNIX shell for Windows

Cygwin is a free application that provides a UNIX like environment on Windows operating system. Cygwin consists of UNIX system call libraries along with many GNU application. Compilers, development tools, development tool kits, GNU emacs, TeX and LaTeX, OpenSSH (client […]

How to Generate Text Images Online Free of Cost

Have you ever wondered about creating a text-image from an existing image? Well, if you are a computer science student, then there is a high possibility that you have given this thing a thought. For those of you who don’t […]

You and your PC: Answer a few questions, win 100 bucks!

Here is a one-of-its kind cash giveaway for the readers of The Windows Club. A reputed software company, who I trust, is offering three cash prizes of USD 100 each to answer just a few questions about you and how […]

Record Skype conversation with Call Graph Toolbar

Though Skype is great for making video calls one feature that the service lacks is its inability to record conversations in an MP3 or WAV format. Well, not anymore! Like Skype Auto Recorder, a tool by the name Call Graph […]

Free Math Worksheet Generator for Students from Microsoft

We have already talked of Microsoft Mathematics and Math add-in for Microsoft Word and OneNote, two great free tools for students and teachers alike. There is yet another lesser known but very useful tool from Microsoft, called Maths Worksheet Generator. […]

Get the Microsoft Device Center app for Windows 8

Microsoft has released a new Microsoft Device Center Beta application that will help you get the most out of your Microsoft keyboard and mouse, in Windows 8. Using this app, you will be able to customize your devices from an […]

Top Google Search Fun Tricks

Besides using it for your homework, assignments, research and other things, you can also use Google for some fun. In this post, I am going to list top 7 fun tricks which can be performed using Google. Google Search Fun […]

What is on the other side of your location on Earth?

Curious to find out what is there diametrically opposite to where you are standing now? What you need to do is find out your Antipode. Two regions on the surface of the Earth that are diametrically opposite to each other are […]

Microsoft Visual Studio 11- Features, Download

Microsoft gave a glimpse of their software development tool named “Visual Studio 11” last week. Just to recollect, Microsoft announced Visual Studio 11 alongside the Windows 8 Development Preview September last year. Now as we are approach the launch of Windows […]

Top 3 Free Online Photo Editors

Downloading free image editing software and storing images in bulk for editing occupies disk space on your computer, and its fine if you use it often. That said, there are many online image editors present at your disposal that do the […]

Connect Google account to Windows Live account

You can now connect your Google Account to your Windows Live account. By connecting your Google account to your Windows Live account, you will be able to view status updates, post status updates, integrate contacts directly to/from your Windows Live […]