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Disable Firefox Health Report feature in Windows 10/8/7

Mozilla Firefox browser adds new options, including a new Firefox Health Report feature. The feature, at its core, provides Mozilla with information about the system, browser’s performance and stability over time. Mozilla uses the aggregated, anonymous data generated by Health […]

How To Avoid NSA PRISM – Tips To Stay Private

Though we have many articles on how to stay private on the Internet, it seems the NSA PRISM has shed water on all that. Of course, those articles will help you stay private – your ISPs and Data Centers won’t […]

Enable, Disable Data Collection for Reliability Monitor in Windows 8

The Windows 8 Reliability Monitor lets you view the computer’s reliability and problem history. If you find that your Reliability Monitor has no data, it may be possible that the data collection feature has been disabled or not enabled. In such an eventuality, […]

Add Files from all Drives in Music App for Windows 8

Most of you may have tried Music app, introduced in Windows 8 as the default music player. New users to a Windows 8 computer may sometimes find it a bit confusing to use this app. The reason behind this is […]

How to add Reset Chromium browser settings

We already know how we can Reset Internet Explorer settings. Firefox users have had a reset Firefox feature available in their browser for over a year now. The Chromium browser was missing this feature. Chromium is the open source web […]

Disable background processing of Registry Policy in Windows 10/8/7

The Windows Registry is a hierarchical database that stores configuration settings and options on Microsoft Windows operating systems. It contains settings for low-level operating system components as well as the applications running on the platform. The kernel, device drivers, services, […]

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Enable F8 key & Safe Mode in Windows 10/8

Windows 8/10 boots real fast, as a result, you may have found that the F8 key does not work. There is a reason for this. Microsoft has reduced the time-periods for F2 and F8 keys to almost near-nil intervals – less than […]

Processor Scheduling in Windows 10/8/7

Depending on the usage of your Windows 10/8/7 computer, you can configure processor scheduling, so that it gives you the best performance while using Programs or for Background Processes. You can make this adjustment easily via the Control Panel. Processor […]

WhatsApp on Windows PC with BlueStacks

Use WhatsApp on Windows PC with BlueStacks Player

WhatsApp Messenger is a popular mobile messaging app that lets you exchange messages, share videos between mobile devices and do more at no or minimal cost. The service is only available for smartphones Blackberry, Android, iPhone, Nokia and Windows Phone. […]

Enable, Disable Internet Explorer 10 automatic update

Internet Explorer 10 is by default, set to download and install updates automatically. But if you wish, you can prevent Internet Explorer 10 from installing new version automatically. You may have your own reasons for doing so – but if […]

Turn Windows Phone 8 device into a Windows PC Remote

Controlling you Windows PC with your Mobile phone seems like a great idea – and it even works great too. You can manage your PC even if you are sitting at some distance. You can play music, press the keys […]

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How to Flush Windows DNS Cache

Internet connection problems? DNS cache corrupted? Facing DNS issues or problems? Maybe you need to flush Windows DNS Cache. If your computer is finding it difficult to reach a certain web site or server, the problem may be due to […]

Disable Superfetch & Prefetch for SSD in Windows 10/8/7

In this article we will see how Windows 10/8/7 treat Prefetch and SuperFetch on Solid State Drives. Yesterday we saw how Windows treats Defragmentation on Solid State Drives. Before we start, let me make it clear that it t is […]