Freewares

Create a Full Backup of Firefox, Chrome, Opera

Posted by on August 17, 2012

Create a Full Backup of Firefox, Chrome, Opera

A proper backup of web browser which you use at work or home is needed as you never know when your browser installation might get corrupted or your OS itself might get corrupted. In such cases you might not be able to retrieve your bookmarks saved, passwords, browsing history and other settings. BrowserBackup Pro is(…)

Get Chrome Like Tabs in Windows Explorer

Posted by on August 17, 2012

Get Chrome Like Tabs in Windows Explorer

One of the features still missing in Windows Explorer is the availability of tabbed interface. The good thing about any tabbed interface is that you can quickly navigate between windows. We had covered tools like QTTabBar which brings in tabbed interface to Windows Explorer. Clover 2 is a freeware utility for Windows, which when installed(…)

Close Apps in Windows 8 Easily

Posted by on August 15, 2012

Close Apps in Windows 8 Easily

Windows 8 has one major improvement in the form of apps with the metro UI (or rather Windows 8 UI). These apps are optimized such that they do not feature a close or minimize button, instead they run the background, but do not use memory like normal apps. Although they run in the background, you(…)

Image Backup for Windows 8 from Paragon

Posted by on August 15, 2012

Image Backup for Windows 8 from Paragon

Paragon Software Group has released an backup solution for Windows 8. Paragon Image Backup for Windows 8 is a disk-imaging tool for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. It employs Microsoft VSS and Paragon’s patent-pending technologies for consistent point-in-time copies of the whole disk system or separate volumes. For recovery purposes it includes a powerful(…)

10 Apps to Create a Bootable USB for Windows

Posted by on August 13, 2012

10 Apps to Create a Bootable USB for Windows

Generally when you install Windows, you either use the set up directly or use a DVD (burn the ISO) to boot and then install. But one of the simpler means of installing Windows on multiple PC is using a bootable USB drive. Since USB drive is available in all desktops and laptops unlike DVD drives,(…)

Enable Tabbed Interface in Windows 8 Explorer with QTTabBar

Posted by on August 13, 2012

Enable Tabbed Interface in Windows 8 Explorer with QTTabBar

The Windows Explorer in Windows 8 has a lot of features when compared to Windows 7. The interface for Windows Explorer has a ribbon UI from where you can access most of the commonly used functions and features which otherwise was available though menus in previous versions. One of the feature which is probably missing(…)

Change Aero Settings in Windows 8 with AeroTuner8

Posted by on August 10, 2012

Change Aero Settings in Windows 8 with AeroTuner8

Long back, we had covered a free tool for Windows 7, called Aero Tuner which allowed users to customize the Aero settings in Windows 7. The same developer has released a new version, called AeroTuner8, will allows you to modify the aero settings in Windows 8. This freeware app allows you to change all settings(…)

Free Up Space on your iPhone, iPad and iPod

Posted by on August 9, 2012

Free Up Space on your iPhone, iPad and iPod

iPhone, iPad and iPod are revolutionary device from Apple and sold in millions worldwide. One of the main problem is that the storage space is not expandable. So in case you bought the 16GB version, there is no way you can increase it or extend it. But over a period of time if you have(…)

Reduce the Window Border in Windows 8

Posted by on August 9, 2012

Reduce the Window Border in Windows 8

Windows 8 has one major change in terms of the UI, with a brand new theme without the aero effects present in Windows 7. Windows 8 is slated for release in October this year and users can upgrade it. One of the changes to the UI is the way Windows explorer and other application window(…)

How to Prevent Unauthorized Software Installations on a Computer

Posted by on August 6, 2012

How to Prevent Unauthorized Software Installations on a Computer

If your PC is used by multiple users, you might not have a control on the apps and toolbars installed by other users. Some of these toolbars and apps could contain malwares, trojans and other spywares. If you want to prevent unauthorized installations of any software on your computer, then you can try out InstallGuard.(…)