About HemantS@TWC

The author Hemant Saxena is a post-graduate in bio-technology and has an immense interest in following Windows, Office and other technology developments. Quiet by nature, he is an avid Lacrosse player. Creating a System Restore Point first before installing a new software, and being careful about any third-party offers while installing freeware is recommended.

Secure your USB with Phrozen Safe USB

USB Storage device is a handy tool. It is capable of carrying large chunks of information in a small size chip. This not only makes it favorable tool for transferring and storing information, as and when required but also a […]

How to use as Skype as Messenger on Windows PC

Microsoft retired Windows Live Messenger in favour of Skype. But the good news is its functionality has been ported to Skype. So, upgrade from Messenger to Skype now! Do not worry you will have all the Messenger contacts with you. […]

Download and Backup your Google Data using Google Takeout

Google Takeout is a free service offered by Google, created by a team of engineers known worldwide as Data Liberation Front. The service which is just like any other Google service provides an easy way for you to download and […]

Office 365 Features Available on Various Smartphones & Tablets

Microsoft’s newest version of Office – Office 365 delivers all of the familiar Office applications with reinvented interface and more powerful tools. Its subscription based service that allows keeping full versions of the latest Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher […]

How to sync Google services with Windows 8 or Windows RT

I am sure, you must have heard the announcement Google made sometime earlier regarding the changes it intended to introduce to the Google Sync service used to connect devices to Google services. Google had then made it clear to consumer […]

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Start Menu 8: Add Start Menu & Button to Windows 8

Windows 8 might have received rave reviews for its super cool and touch optimized features but one user interface change brought it considerable amount of criticism – Start Screen. It had the classic Windows Start Menu missing! Many loyal Windows […]

3 Useful Link Checkers & URL Scanners for Chrome Browser

You can certainly overcome the possibility of downloading malicious programs to your computer by avoiding visiting websites that support malicious software. URL scanners scan links that you open in your browser, and notifies you if any suspicious activity is noted. […]

How to become a Microsoft Partner

Anyone interested in becoming a Microsoft Partner should find this posting of some use. It’s a great tag individual company owners can add to their small-to-mid-sized organization that market solutions based on Microsoft platforms. Well, what or who exactly is […]

Control Windows Services with Service Controller

Over time, your computer may get less responsive. The more programs you install, the longer it may take for Windows to start-up. Although it’s a good idea to have some programs start at boot-up, running others may just waste resources […]

How to Backup & Restore App Data in Windows 8

The Refresh feature in Windows 8 may preserve your Windows Store Apps and App data. But if you ever need to use the Reset feature or reinstall your operating system, you would lose all the Apps as well as App […]

Asus VivoTab RT Windows 8 Tablet Impressions

Microsoft Surface RT was the first device to have newest version of Windows – Windows 8 and indeed the first one to run on the ARM architecture. Now, the engineering and designing teams of various manufacturers have started adopting the […]

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free: Review & Download

Among the several  3rd-party free anti-malware programs available today, one of the most popular one’s is Malwarebytes Anti-Malware.  Malwarebytes’ is fast, light-weight and yet very effective. It is updated several times in a day. Not only will it scan your computer quickly, […]

Setting Editing Restrictions in Word 2013

Proof-reading articles often require a second pair of eyes, but at times rather than suggesting changes to be incorporated direct modifications are made in the document by the proof-readers, without the writer’s consent. Some may find this discouraging as it […]

HP Envy X2 Windows 8 Tablet : Impressions

The fever of convertible Windows 8 tablet hasn’t subsided. We have already covered some convertible laptops and tablets like the Lenovo ThinkPad Twist. The latest, I have happened to come across is HP Envy x2. So, I decided to check […]

Uninstall & Remove Ransomware with Anvi Rescue Disk for Windows

Ransomware has become a growing menace! It is a term many computer users today aren’t aware of. Well, for those unaware of the term, Ransomware install on our computer under disguise, hijacks our computers and then demands payment for returning […]

WinReducer8: Customize Your Windows 8 Installation

One key feature that separates Windows 8 from Windows 7 is speed. The new operating system takes less time to install programs and apps. Moreover, it consumes less disk space than Windows 7 operating system. Even the process of reinstalling and […]