How to Search for Text Inside Multiple PDF Files at Once

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PDF has been everyone’s favorite file format for sharing documents. It’s mostly because it retains all the text formatting and graphics inside it, and also the end-user doesn’t really need anything to open it except for a free PDF reader software. The only downside of the PDF format is that you can’t search for text […]

How to Downgrade Your Android OS Version

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Newer OS upgrades for your Android phones are supposed to bring new features and bug-fixes. But that isn’t always the case. Sometimes, an update may bring in more bugs than the previous version had. Or worse, the update may even break the features that worked just fine in the previous Android versions on your device. […]

How To Get Your Android Device’s Notifications On Your Computer

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While I’ve set up my machine in such a way that mostly everything I need is available on the machine, there are still a few occasions where I need to pick up my phone. One of these is when I receive a notification for something. Having to pick up my phone to see what notifications […]

How To Optimize Your Google Drive Storage

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Google Drive is no doubt one of the best cloud storage providers available as it sits on Google’s highly-reliable servers and offers up to 15GB of free storage to all the users. If you’ve been using Gmail for your emails, you’re already using Drive to store your email attachments. The 15GB free storage offered by […]

How To Create Music & Video Playlists On Various Platforms

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With millions of songs and videos available on various online platforms, it sometimes becomes difficult to separate your favorite ones from the others. I used to spend a lot of time trying to find the same content again and again as I had to manually find my favorite music or video in a long list […]

How To Run Multiple Instances Of An App On Android & Mac

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Most of the time when you install an app on your Mac and Android devices, the app only allows you to use one account at a time on that device. This works just fine when you only hold a single account with that app. But the problem arises when you have multiple accounts and you […]

How To Connect a PS4 Controller To An iPhone, iPad Or Android Device

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While most hardcore gamers will give preference to a PC or a gaming console to play your games, let’s not forget that the recent Android and iOS devices also boast super gaming features. There’s a reason why a lot of PC-only and gaming consoles-only games have made their way to the Google Play Store and […]

How To Boot Into & Use Recovery Mode On Android

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If you have an Android device, you may likely want to customize it to a great extent showing your creativity and making the device as truly yours as possible. By default, you have lots of options to customize the device but there’s even more options if you use the recovery mode. All Android phones ship […]

How To Set Up & Use Find My Device On Android

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A decade or so ago, losing a phone wasn’t a big deal. If you lost your phone, you lost a few files and a handful of contacts saved on it. You could then easily get this data from various other sources. However, it’s now 2019 where losing a phone has become a really big deal. […]

How To Install Apps On Your Android Device From Your Computer

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Android is one of the most customizable operating systems out there as you can tweak pretty much everything on your Android device. Unlike iOS, Android even allows you to download and install apps onto your device from unofficial sources. What that means is you no longer need to rely on the official Google Play Store […]