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Show less or Show more Apps in Windows 8.1 Start Screen

With Windows 8.1 Update, your Start Screen has been more improved. Microsoft has worked hard to make the Start Screen more user friendly. In this series of enhancement, you have now the option to show more or less apps at your Start [...]

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Unblock and access Blocked or Restricted Websites

Websites can be blocked at three levels: Computer level, Network level or the ISP/Governmental level. Some DNS services, such as Open DNS, too provide options to block certain types of websites for different users sharing the computer. Then, there are some [...]


How to send Invitation for Meeting in Outlook 2013

Microsoft Office 2013 component Outlook is not only limited to receiving email; but it has many other features in it. The versatile approach of this program allows you to create invitations for meetings and appointments. The reason behind availability of such features [...]


Auto Hide Taskbar in Windows 8 | 7

If you don’t like the Taskbar to appear on your desktop all the time, you can easily set it to auto hide when not in use. You may need to hide the taskbar because you need more space on you [...]

Add Address Bar to Taskbar

How to add Address Bar to Taskbar in Windows 8 | 7

One of the ways you can make Windows work for you better, is to let you directly open a website from your Windows taskbar. Here is a simple way how you may do it. You don’t even need to launch your [...]

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How to lock Windows 8

You can lock your Windows PC if you aren’t using it, but don’t want to sign out. This way, your running applications continue to remain open. At times you may also need to lock your Windows 8 computer quickly, just [...]

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How to print list of files in folder in Windows 8

If you ever need to print a list of files in a folder on your Windows computer, there are a few ways you can do it. Print list of files in folder in Windows 1] Using Command Prompt Open the [...]

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Change download location in IE, Chrome, Firefox, Opera

In this post we will see how to change the download folder location to Desktop or any other location in Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, and Opera in Windows 8. By default, most browsers download files from the Internet to the [...]

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Add line numbers in Word 2013 Document

Which line am I on?, I wonder at times while creating a document in Microsoft Word 2013. This very thought pressed me find a way for adding line numbers to Word 2013 and realize the importance of doing so in [...]

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Enable, Disable Data Execution Prevention (DEP) in Windows 7| 8

We have already seen how Data Execution Prevention, a security feature can help prevent damage to your computer from viruses and other security threats. Harmful programs who try to attack Windows by attempting to execute code from system memory locations reserved for Windows [...]

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Display XP style All Programs in Windows 7 Start Menu

If you are still one of those who prefer the All Programs in Start Menu the Windows XP way, where All Programs list used to expands out, instead of the Vista way, where the All Programs appeared in the Start [...]

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Make Animated Greeting Cards using PowerPoint

You can save paper and postage this season and surprise your friends or family members by creating a personalized greeting card using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013. Yes, you can be your own creative artist. Create Animated Greeting Cards using PowerPoint. [...]

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Cancel jammed or stuck Print Job queue in Windows

How many times has it happened with you that you want to cancel a print job, but when you right-click on the print job to end the stuck print job, it just does nothing. Moreover, you are also unable to [...]

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How to enable Guest Mode in Chrome for Windows

When you hand over your Windows computer to your friends and family, you activate the Guest Account so they don’t have access to all your files or Admin privileges to make big changes on your Windows PC. But what about [...]

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