Category: How-to

  • How to Convert Video Files

    The method of changing videos from one form to another is known as video conversion. A video’s format includes its resolution, video and audio codecs (such as H.264 and AAC), aspect ratio (such as 4:3 or 16:9), bit rate, and container format (like MP4, MOV, and others). If a video’s original context doesn’t fit on a […]

  • How to opt-out: Google to use Email Addresses for Ad Targeting

    Google is beginning to let advertisers upload lists of their customers’ email addresses in order to target those people with ads; not just ads based on interest.

  • How to Setup & Configure Handoff on OS X Yosemite and iOS8

    One of the highlights of the Apple WWDC 2014 has been the announcement of the Handoff part of the Continuity features of OS X Yosemite. With OS X Yosemite and iOS 8, devices recognize when they are near each other, enabling new features that let them work seamlessly together. You can move back and forth between devices without […]

  • How to keep your Passwords and Online Accounts Safe?

    How to keep your Passwords and Online Accounts Safe?

    Internet has provided us with some amazing ways to do our day-to-day tasks better; sharing content and even getting in touch with friends have never been so awesome. As easy as it sounds, it is equally vulnerable to attacks. Most hackers either take control of your account for malicious activity or are just mere stalkers. I did hear about a […]

  • How to Activate Cortana on Windows Phone 8.1

    How to Activate Cortana on Windows Phone 8.1

    Cortana, a smart voice assistant is a fantastic feature that was announced along with Windows Phone OS 8.1 few months ago. Cortana on Windows Phone is similar to an Apple’s Siri or Android’s Google Now. Cortana uses Bing for most of its searches/stories and currently works only in the US. Microsoft have announced that, it will […]

  • Planning to explore Windows 8? These links will definitely help.!

    The capabilities introduced in the upcoming Windows Server “8” go well beyond virtualization to deliver a dynamic, multi-tenant infrastructure and provide users with flexible access to data and applications while simplifying management and maintaining security, control, and compliance. Check out all the Windows Server 8 resources on this page, including download links for the beta, […]

  • How To Enable System Boot Time Logging using Process Monitor Tool

    How many times have you faced issues with slow or longer boot time in your PC? It would make your troubleshooting job easy, if you get to know what really happens when your PC boots. Process Monitor tool from SysInternals will exactly help you in doing the same.

  • How to Remove Security Warning Message – Files Downloaded from Internet

    When you download any file from internet using internet explorer, it gets tagged with metadata in alternate data stream, and says what IE Security zone did it came from. Streams tools from Sysinternals can help you remove this.

  • How to Insert and Trim Videos in a PowerPoint Presentation

    PowerPoint 2010 provides us a very easy option to import a video from a Media file or from any websites like YouTube, MetaCafe, BlipTV Videos etc. We will also learn how to Trim and customize a video in a presentation.

  • How to Set Default Programs for File Extension Associations in Windows

    When you have multiple browsers or media players installed on a single machine, the latest software you installed takes all the Default Program Associations. This article will help you to learn how to Set Default Programs for softwares and file types in Windows.