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History of Windows ads from Windows 1.0 to Windows 7

Like all major products spanning multiple decades, Windows has spawned multiple versions and many advertising efforts. Some good, some bad. But then, there’s always the ones they’d rather you forget about … here’s the best and worst of Windows ads […]

Touch Gestures in Windows 7

Touch Gestures are the basic actions you use to interact with Windows or an application using touch. If you have a touch-enabled monitor and Windows 7 installed, then virtually any program that works with Windows responds to your touch.

How to open an elevated command prompt using a CMD

How do you normally open an elevated command prompt windows. In Windows 10 / 8 / 7 you right-click on Command Prompt and select Run as administrator. In Windows 10 / 8, you use the Win+X menu and select Command […]

Create a keyboard shortcut to open your favorite website

Keyboard are quite handy if you need to do something quickly. If you visit a particular website often, then you can even create a keyboard shortcut, so that every time you click on it, your favorite website will open in […]

Make Control Panel list all options instantly

Now this one’s a real simple tip. You are basically making Windows 7 Search work for you. You open your Control Panel and you see it as you have set it, viz by Category view or by Icons (Large/Small) view.

Microsoft launches Kid’s Corner website

Are you a cool kid who wants to impress your friends and family with your mad skillz? Check out the Kid’s Corner for lots of fun, easy to understand lessons on programming! Or maybe you are a parent or teacher […]

Let Me Bing That For You website

Most of you may have heard of Let me Google That For you website. Answers to some questions are very easily available using any search engine, yet folks go ahead and ask some questions on forums. Such websites address a little […]

Disable Homegroup & Libraries in Windows 7

If you do not like or use the two new features of Windows 7 viz Homegroups & Libraries, and would like to disable them, here is how you can do so easily as follows: How to disable Homegroups Open Windows […]

Tweet in style with blu.

There have been a lot of attempts at a great Twitter desktop client, but most have have resulted in glorified readers or overly complex applications—not a great experience.

How to disable Windows 7 Sidebar & Gadgets

The Windows Sidebar, introduced as a gadget presentation and development platform in Windows Vista, ships in Windows 7 as the Windows Gadget Platform, and is the new framework for creating and hosting the mini-applications called Gadgets on the Windows 7 […]

Repair Internet Explorer with Fix IE Utility

We are pleased to release the Fix IE Utility v 1.0. This freeware portable utility re-registers all the concerned dll & ocx files required for the smooth operation of Internet Explorer. Simply extract the contents of the .zip file and […]

Check out Windows Live Web Messenger

Windows Live™ Web Messenger lets you chat online with your friends and family using just a web browser! Windows Live users in Singapore now have their own standalone version of Windows Live Web Messenger. But you can try logging in […]