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Display seconds in Taskbar Clock

How to display seconds in Taskbar Clock in Windows

The Taskbar Clock in Windows, displays the date and time. The day, month and the year are displayed – and the hour and minutes are seconds are displayed. In this post we will see how to display second in the […]

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Microsoft Office has detected a problem with this file

When you go on to open a Microsoft Office file, you may have noticed that it is opened in Protected View.  When files are opened in Protected View, you can read them, with minimal risks to your Windows computer. If […]

Hide a drive in Windows 8

How to hide a drive in Windows 8

If you are a Windows user, you would probably know about hiding or locking a folder or file which has confidential data. We generally, use some folder encryption software to do these tasks. But, if you have many such folders […]

Delay loading of specific Services

How to delay loading of specific Services in Windows 8 / 7

Using the Windows Service Manager, you can delay the starting up of Windows services, just so you can improve your Windows boot times. The Automatic (Delayed Start) option for system services was introduced in Windows Vista, and in Windows 7, it […]

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10 useful Surface Pro 3 Tips and Tricks

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is a versatile device with great features and runs the Windows 8.1 operating system. Most Windows 8.1 tips and tricks work on Surface Pro 3, but there are some additional usage tips that can let […]

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How to delete Recently Used Business Cards in Outlook 2013

In older times, the business was carried out using printed business card. But with the time, these become outdated and the Electronics Business Cards (EBC) has almost replaced their older format and now most of the business is done in […]

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Use Battery Saver App For Windows Phone 8.1

Battery performance is the most crucial factor to consider when we decide to buy a smartphone. In older days, the phones like Nokia 1600 didn’t have any web access ability and hence their battery could last long. But the smartphones […]

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How to disable Webcam in Windows 8 / 7 laptop

In this post, we will see how to disable your webcam or the integrated camera in Windows 8 / 7 using the Device Manager. Most laptops today come with a built-in integrated web cameras, which are rather useful when it […]

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Windows PowerShell font and window is too small

Today when I opened a PowerShell window, I found that it opened maximized normally, but stayed that way for a few seconds only, before actually shrinking down to a very small size. This made the Windows PowerShell font and window […]

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How to make a Checklist in Word 2013

With Microsoft Office applications, you can create a simple To Do list or make a checklist in Word 2013 and check off items electronically. The underlying trick for doing so is very simple and takes not more than few minutes. The […]

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Force Internet Explorer to restore last browsing session

A few days back, we have seen what we can do when Internet Explorer (IE) doesn’t restore last session. Today, in this article, we will see to how to force IE to start from the last browsing session. To some, this may sound incorrect, because […]

How do you tell if your computer has a virus

How do you tell if your computer has a virus

How do you tell if your Windows computer has a virus and infected? Seriously! You have an  antivirus software installed and you go about using the computer with the feeling that it is well-protected and hence malware-free. But maybe, just maybe, […]

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Exit Explorer using Taskbar Context Menu in Windows 8.1

There may be times when you may want to terminate explorer.exe. Maybe your explorer hangs or freezes frequently and you need to exit or restart explorer. To do this, you will normally start the Task Manager. Select explorer.exe from the processes, […]

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