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Microsoft OneNote Tips and Tricks for beginners

OneNote is one app whose potentiality gets undermined under the shadow of other popular Office apps like Word and PowerPoint. In my opinion, OneNote, a note-taking application remains as a hidden secret in Office. The application is easy to use […]

Create Image-based Flash Cards in OneNote 2013

Microsoft OneNote of course, is a perfect tool for taking notes and storing information. It can also be used as a tool for learning. You can use it as a calculator or as a tool to learn the sign language. […]

Create Text-based OneNote FlashCards in OneNote 2013

People interested in learning a foreign language, improving vocabulary or study some important historical details find Flash Cards of immense use. Flashcards can be used as a learning drill to aid memorization and keep all the collected information in an […]

How to add Animation in Microsoft PowerPoint

Always, at the end of your presentation, you want your audience to remember the key points highlighted in it via distinct slides. If the audience manages to recall all the details, your presentation is a hit! PowerPoint is all about […]

How to save Table Templates in Word 2013

A Template is a time saving utility. Simply select a template and open it, you find it contains all the styles and formatting you need for a document. For instance, if you have a Word template you can easily create […]

How to Increase Lifespan of Laptops

Why do computers get slow or create problems over time? After all, it is a machine and should be like iron. But remember, even iron rusts when kept in humid atmosphere. It is all about keeping your machines – anything […]

Set or Change Zoom Level in Internet Explorer

In Internet Explorer, web browsing experience can be enhanced by zooming the content. The default zoom level can, in this native Windows browser, achieved by pressing Ctrl+0, which sets the zooming scale back to 100%. But recently when I tried to […]

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How to speed up SATA hard drives in Windows 7

SATA is the abbreviated form of Serial Advanced Technology Attachment. The current standard technology for connecting a hard drive or SSD to the rest of the computer. SATA is a single cable with a minimum of four wires that helps […]

Create Custom Templates Installation Location for Office 2016/2013

For a Microsoft Office documents, templates are given more preference. Better the background of the template, better the appreciation you get after your presentation. In Office 2016/2013, its programs like Word, PowerPoint, etc., have built-in templates. These components are also […]

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Fix: Recycle Bin is corrupted in Windows 10/8/7

If your Recycle Bin is corrupted, you can face various problems when using it.  The Recycle Bin may not show the files that you may have been deleted from your File Explorer, or you may be unable to delete the files […]

How to disable Laptop Touchpad in Windows 10/8/7

Does it drive you crazy when you are typing something on your laptop, and the cursor changes its position, most importantly breaking your concentration? Well, this occurs when you are in the full flow of typing on the keyboard, and […]

Enable, Disable AutoPlay in Windows 10/8

In this post we will see how to disable AutoPlay in Windows 8 using the Control Panel, Group Policy or the Registry Editor. But before that, let us see what is AutoPlay and AutoRun in Windows. Then we will see how to […]

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Make Windows Talk To You

This tip may not have much practical use for day-to-day Windows home users, except for impressing your kids or playing a prank, but for software developers, the use of the Microsoft Speech API can be pretty useful, to make their […]

WinSxS folder cleanup in Windows 10/8.1/8

Not many of you may know this, nor has this been blogged anywhere – yet; but Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 lets you safely cleanup the WinSxS folder. In fact you can even automate WinSxS folder cleanup using the […]