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Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3.0 for Windows 8 is here

Posted by on January 7, 2014

We all love to tweak and customize Windows 8 to our liking and the best option to do it is here- Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3.0. The version 3.0 of the app is specifically made for Windows 8.1 users and allows you to customize and tweak many settings available in your PC. Apart from customizations, tweaking(…)

How to Disable the Start Button in Windows 8.1

Posted by on September 16, 2013

How to Disable the Start Button in Windows 8.1

One of the main changes to Windows 8.1 built is that the start button from older Windows version is back. Initially when Microsoft released Windows 8, they removed the start button and it came with only Start screen. But this had a big impact on the users as many were not happy with the removal(…)

Change the Start Button in Windows 8.1

Posted by on September 13, 2013

Change the Start Button in Windows 8.1

When Microsoft released Windows 8 last October, one of the main changes was the removal of start button and replacing it with start screen. Although the start screen implementation was pretty good, there were complaints from users regarding the removal of start button. Microsoft addressed these concerns when they worked on Windows 8.1. The Windows(…)

Leap Motion Controller App for Windows

Posted by on September 8, 2013

Leap Motion Controller App for Windows

Leap Motion is a company developing advanced motion sensing technology for human–computer interaction. The Leap Motion controller, which is now available for purchase, is a small USB peripheral device which is designed to be placed on a physical desktop, facing upward. Using two cameras and three infrared LEDs, the device observes a roughly hemispherical area,(…)

How to Customize “This PC” in Windows 8.1

Posted by on August 4, 2013

How to Customize “This PC” in Windows 8.1

Microsoft has released the preview version of Windows 8.1 the next version of Windows 8 with major improvements to its existing version and also the addition of new features like start button and customization for start screen. Another important change to Windows 8.1 is that My Computer has been renamed to “This PC”. If you(…)

Find out the time When your PC was Turned On

Posted by on June 13, 2013

Find out the time When your PC was Turned On

Nirsoft has released a new freeware and portable app which lets you get the detailed information on when your PC was turned on. TurnedOnTimesView is a simple tool that analyses the event log of Windows operating system, and detects the time ranges that your computer was turned on. This includes restarts, turn on after shutdown(…)

Customize the Lock Screen in Windows 8

Posted by on May 29, 2013

Customize the Lock Screen in Windows 8

Windows 8 has a new option in the form of lock screen which has a wallpaper along with notification from apps. It also displays the current time and this feature is mainly intended for tablets. Windows 8 does provide few options for customizations like changing wallpaper. If you want to customize more than the default(…)

Get the List of all Network Adapters/Interfaces on Windows

Posted by on March 2, 2013

Get the List of all Network Adapters/Interfaces on Windows

While the network settings in Windows does provide you with an option to view all the network adaptors, the new freeware tool from Nirsoft presents it in a simpler way. NetworkInterfacesView is a simple and portable tool for Windows that displays the list of all network adapters/interfaces installed on your system. It displays network interfaces(…)

Remove Toolbars from Browsers with Avast Browser Cleanup

Posted by on February 24, 2013

Remove Toolbars from Browsers with Avast Browser Cleanup

A lot of software, when you install them, come with toolbars and although they show up in the installation process, many of us do not ignore them. As a result of this, a lot of toolbars might be installed on your browsers making it slow. Furthur, many of these toolbars are causes of malwares and(…)

Lock Your Desktop Innovatively with ScreenBlur

Posted by on August 30, 2013

Lock Your Desktop Innovatively with ScreenBlur

Windows comes with default locking options and Windows 8 has altogether a new lock screen. But ScreenBlur is a freeware app for Windows which allows you to protect you desktop from unauthorized usage with an innovative locking mechanism. ScreenBlur enables you to keep your desktop private with a password protected screen overlay or with a(…)