Abbyy Mobile OCR Engine SDK that provides tools for developers to create optical character recognition (OCR) applications for mobile or other compact devices now supports the Apple iPhone.
RichCopy is a powerful file copying tool developed for internal use at Microsoft that can significantly improve file copy performance. It is also much faster than RoboCopy or the XCOPY command.
Emulate iPhone. Learn how to switch the user agent of your Firefox browser to iPhone so that websites serve your their mobile or iPhone ready layouts to you.
If you like to listen to Word Documents on your mobile phone or an iPod, check the Save as Daisy add-in available for Microsoft Word. This will convert the text of your Word Documents into a Daisy book along with an audio file in MP3 format. The audio is generated by the default text-to-speech (TTS)(…)
How to remove the useless files from Windows Vista and recover disk space.
Windows can easily detect external mice and install the appropriate drivers but the problem is that the position of the mouse pointer that you see on the screen is not accurate.
The Acrobat for Outlook add-in lets you send links to files rather than file attachments from within Outlook. Sending links ensures that your recipients can download files from Acrobat.com, regardless of the size or type of attachment.
Google Chrome start page includes a list of most frequently visited websites as well as a list of recently closed tabs – you can duplicate this feature in Firefox with about:tab.
TinySpell is a simple spell checker for Windows that you can use on any application that does not have a native spell checking feature. TinySpell watches every word that you type, and whenever it detects a misspelled word, it notifies you with a beep, yellow tray icon and the correct spelling tooltip. You can then(…)
GoView from Citrix Online is a simple screen recording, editing and screencast hosting service to help you create screencasts of presentations, product demos and application training.
When you drag and drop files to the command line window, it automatically fills in the complete path of the file.
Learn how to use popular web browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Opera on your computer without installing any software. You can also run these browser simultaneously on Windows without any hacks.
Folder Size is a freeware that adds a new column in your Windows Explorer to display the size of files as well as folders. For XP and Vista.
The transparent laptop screen you see on the right is no Photoshop trick, but a rather ancient (by internet standards) optical illusion. The trick is simple; take an image of the immediate background of your laptop monitor, make sure the pixel dimensions of the image match the physical dimensions of the background, and make some(…)
The Windows Key, normally tucked away between your left ALT and CTRL keys, is a very versatile key. Apart from the obvious “Start Menu” feature, here are some other uses you may or may not know about. Windows : Start menu Windows + R : Run dialog box Windows + M : Minimize all SHIFT(…)
Learn how to embed tables and spreadsheet data into live web pages. Your site visitors can interact with the tables and perform function like copy-paste, search, sort, etc.
If you looking to create high resolution posters and picture collages for printing or sharing via email, try Shape Collage – it’s the best picture collage making software for Windows, Mac and Linux.
If there weren’t any screen recording software around, it would have required lot of effort to create even simple screencast videos.
Learn how to reassign some of the keys on your computer keyboard to something more useful. For instance, you may control speaker volume using the Function keys or redefine Caps Lock as the Print Screen key.
OCR software help you convert scanned PDF images to searchable text, Word or HTML. We compare Google’s free online OCR software with commercial utilities like Abbyy FineReader and Adobe Acrobat Professional.