If you are used to using Microsoft Word 2003 or earlier, you should have used the Insert key in order to replace the characters while typing. This is also called Overtype mode. Things have changed in Word 2007 and onwards including Word 2010 and Word 2013. Microsoft Word versions previous to Word 2010 and Word […]
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Sometimes it happens that disk check always starts to check the file system on one or more drives for consistency on Windows Startup. If any key is pressed, the disk checking is aborted. In this article, we will prevent chkdsk from running every time Windows starts. Actually this is because some data structure of the […]
Inserting or Ejecting CD-ROM in the PC CD-ROM trays is not an easy task especially when the computer is placed under a table. We present four ways to insert/eject CD-ROM tray in Windows automatically without pressing the button on the PC. Most of the times the desktop PCs are located under the tables or in […]
Windows 8 comes with a simple administrative user by default. The administrator account used to have all the privileges in Windows XP or earlier Operating Systems. Microsoft changed this in Windows 7 and Windows 8 due to security reasons. Now a user can select a username of his own choice and be rather a limited […]
Ctrl + Alt + Delete (Also known as three finger salute or secure attention) is a keyboard command which is invoked by pressing Ctrl, Alt and Del keys simultaneously. It was first used by David Bradley, a designer of the original IBM PC, who used it for soft-rebooting the Operating System. Those who remember Windows […]
Windows keeps a log of all the installed programs and software. This log is usually stored in Windows Registry. The visual way to view and manage the list of installed programs in Windows is by going to Control Panel –> Program and Features (Add/Remove Programs if you are using Windows XP). If you want to […]
If you have recently installed a skin or updated Windows Media Player and the installation didn’t go smoothly, it will display the following error message: The file wmploc.dll has a version number of 11.0.6001.7000 where 11.0.6001.7004 was expected. Windows Media Player is not installed properly and must be reinstalled. Do you want to install the […]
If you are using Office 2013 trial, you will certainly love this trick to extend the 30 day trial to 180 days legally.
If you are looking to make your Windows 8 look like an iPhone, this is the perfect theme and transformation pack to do so. You can also make your iPhone look like Windows 8. See the article for more details.
Microsoft has discontinued Office 2010 after the release of Office 2013 but a number of users are still using Office 2010. This is why Microsoft has not left the Office 2010 users alone but are supporting it by releasing security patches. The latest in the row of updates is Office 2010 Service Pack 2. Microsoft […]