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Capture Screenshots at Defined Time Intervals Automatically in Windows

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Screenshots are a great way to capture whatever is on your screen and store it for later use. Sometimes you need to capture a screenshot to remember a password or capture some other pertinent information that you can’t save otherwise. Other times you need to capture a screenshot and send it to someone else so that […]

Unlock Password Protected Zip Files

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Have a ZIP file that you can’t get into because it has a password on it? If you forgot the password, the only option you have is to try and recover the password using third-party utilities. Depending on which program created the ZIP file (7-Zip, WinZip, etc.) and what type of encryption was used, your […]

Format an SD Card the Easy Way

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SD cards can be tricky little gadgets. They sit in our cameras and cell phones, just waiting for us to take the picture of a lifetime, at which time, of course, they stop responding. While nothing can predict when or where an SD card will die, proper formatting can both lengthen the life of the […]

Convert a Windows PC into a Virtual Machine using Hyper-V

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A great way to save yourself from viruses, malware and spyware is to use a virtual machine to browse the Internet instead of your regular Windows PC. So what is a virtual machine? It’s basically a full copy of Windows that runs inside another copy of Windows called the host. The virtual version of Windows […]

How to Repair Corrupted or Damaged AVI Files

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Have you ever downloaded a video and gotten an error message that the file could not be played because it is damaged or corrupt? There are many reasons why a video file could become corrupt ranging from bad sectors on a hard drive to electromagnetic interference to power failures to torrent problems, etc. Luckily, most […]

Map a Folder to a Drive Letter in Windows

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Ever create a substituted drive in Windows before? If not, the SUBST command in Windows allows you to map a long file path to a drive letter. For example, you could use this command to map the Outlook folder stored at C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook to a drive letter like Z. Whenever you click on the […]

How to Sync Two Folders in Real Time in Windows

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Ever wanted to keep two folders in two different locations synchronized in real-time? Maybe you have one folder on your desktop or laptop and you want to sync it with another PC in your home or to an external storage device like a USB hard disk or to a network attached storage device (NAS)? There […]

How to Remove or Uninstall Java (JRE) on Windows and Mac

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Looking for a way to get rid of Java on your Windows or Mac machine? Though essential to some web users, most people do not need to risk running Java on their machines because of all the security vulnerabilities associated with Java. In this article, I’m going to talk about the steps you need to […]

Split or Divide Your Desktop Screen into Multiple Parts

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If you have a high resolution LCD or LED screen at home and you are not using any kind of screen splitting application, then you are wasting your screen real estate big time! The best thing about having a high resolution screen is that you can see multiple windows at the same time, instead of just one […]

How to Use HTML Signatures in Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo

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If you’re using a web-based email client like Gmail or Yahoo, then you have probably learned that neither service supports HTML signatures. In Gmail and Yahoo, you can create rich text signatures with pictures, etc, but you can’t start typing HTML code right into the signature box. For most people the default signature settings are […]