How to Find Out Who Hosts a Web Site (Web Hosting Company)

October 20th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Web Site Tips

Here’s a quick little tip for anyone looking for a simple way to find out who is hosting a particular website. Trying to figure out who hosts a web site can be an annoying task if you’re trying to go through the usual channels by searching a WHOIS database, etc. A lot of times you’ll […]

Download Entire Web Sites in Firefox using ScrapBook

October 19th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Software Reviews

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Need to save a webpage or website so that you can view it offline? Are you going to be offline for an extended period of time, but want to be able to browse through your favorite website? If you’re using Firefox, then there is one Firefox add-on that can solve your problem. ScrapBook is an […]

How to Detect Invisible Users on Yahoo Messenger

October 17th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Fun Stuff

Are you looking for a quick way to detect whether one of your Yahoo Messenger buddies is ACTUALLY offline or just Invisible? Apparently lots of people would like to know how to detect whether someone is invisible or not! I only realized this because I’ve been asked about it over and over again! I’m still […]

How to View Folder Size in Explorer

October 17th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Computer Tips

Running out of disk space on your hard drive? Need to figure out which folders are taking up the most space? Previously, I had written about a useful program called TreeSize that you can use to quickly find the largest directories on a drive. However, it would be really nice if you could simply see the […]

How to Move or Transfer Email Accounts from One ISP to Another

October 17th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Computer Tips

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Are you looking for a way to move your email account from Gmail to Outlook or Yahoo to Gmail? Outside of the major email providers, if you’re still stuck with your college email address or an email from your local ISP like Cox or BellSouth, switching to Gmail, Yahoo or Outlook.com is a good idea […]

How to Fix Internet Explorer has Encountered a Problem and Needs to Close

October 17th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Internet Explorer Tips

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Have you ever been browsing the Internet using IE happily until all of a sudden you get this horrid “Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close” error message, after which IE completely shuts down and you lose all of your tabs along with any forms you might have been filling out? Now […]

How to Search for Text Inside Multiple PDF Files at Once

October 16th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Computer Tips

PDF documents are probably the most commonly used set of documents in most offices today because of their ability to be locked from accidental changes or unauthorized modifications by users. However, it’s a lot easier to find something you’re looking for in a Word document than it is for a PDF document because by default Windows […]

Alternative Method to Hide Files and Folders in Windows

October 16th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Computer Tips

It seems like people just can’t get enough of the how-to guides on creating hidden folders or locked folders in Windows. I’ve already written two guides on how to hide a folder, one by using a very simple built-in feature of Windows and another by using some Windows scripts. In the latter article, I also mentioned a […]

Best Free Alternative PDF Viewer to Adobe Reader

October 16th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Free Software Downloads

If you’re looking for a free alternative to Adobe Reader, one of the best options out there currently is Foxit PDF Reader. Other than being able to view a PDF file, the program has a huge number of features that pushes it far beyond Adobe Reader and much closer to what Adobe Acrobat can do. […]

How to Capture Still Images from a Video or DVD

October 15th, 2014 by Aseem Kishore File in: Computer Tips

Watching a DVD movie on your computer or a video you downloaded from your camera and wish you could capture a particular frame as a still image? By default in Windows, the only options you might have are to use PrintScreen or to use the CTRL + I shortcut in Windows Media Player 9 and […]