How to get the Vista sidebar back in Windows 7

Well, the Windows Vista sidebar was done away with for some good reason. It wasn’t too popular and some considered it a resource hog and a waste of desktop real-estate. But there was always a set of people who loved […]

AMD OverDrive Utility helps you overclock AMD products

The AMD OverDrive Utility is a free overclocking software designed to allow you to maximize the capability, flexibility, and adjustability of the AMD chipset products. It also allows users to tune parameters to ensure system stability, optimize performance, and control […]

ERUNTgui: Backup, restore and optimize Windows Registry

Before modifying anything in the Windows Registry, it is always a good idea to back it up. We have already blogged about the different ways to back up the Registry or its Hives, along with how to restore or maintain […]

How to install and use Windows XP Mode in Windows 7

In the previous article of this series, I discussed about the new features introduced by Microsoft in Windows Virtual PC. Now moving further in this article I’ll discuss the methodology of installing and using Windows XP Mode in an easy […]

Firefox Persona to dress up your Firefox browser

First … for those of you who don’t know what a Firefox Persona is, it’s a special kind of Firefox theme which changes the look of the browser without affecting its functional buttons, menus, toolbars etc. It helps you dress […]

Tools for Windows Live Photo Gallery to enhance User Experience

Windows Live Photo Gallery includes a lot of fantastic features and one need not learn complex image editing suites to play around with their images. There are some interesting and useful third party tools available for Windows Live Photo Gallery, that […]

Add No Reply All and No Forward buttons to Outlook ribbon

The good folks over at Microsoft Research have written a cool add-in for Microsoft Outlook called NoReplyAll that can prevent someone from replying to all or forwarding to all, on an email that originated from you. NoReplyAll Outlook Add-In The primary […]