There are two dictionaries on my system that contain almost identical words & spelling corrections but are stored in different locations and maintained separately.
With Apple Boot Camp, you can partition the Mac hard drive and install Windows on a new partition alongside OSX. The two operating systems then co-exist on your hard disk, allowing you to dual boot but you still need to reboot your Mac to switch from one to the other.
When browsing web pages in Firefox, it often happens that the site you’re trying to access doesn’t load in one go. May be the web server is down momentarily or the site failed to opened due to a problem with your own Internet connection.
Mind Mapping software PersonalBrain is cross platform and available on Mac, Windows and Linux. Mindjet Mind Manager is available for Mac and Windows.
Speed Launch is a new app launcher from the Office Labs team that lets you assign aliases to your favorite programs, web pages and local documents.
Deep Zoom Composer is a free software from Microsoft that lets you place high resolution photographs and other large images in a web page without resizing them.
Wired-Marker is a permanent (indelible) highlighter that you use on Web pages. You can highlight not only text but also pictures, tables, and selected portions of the screen. You can even add notes to the highlighted items.
These are first screenshots of Camtasia Studio Recorder for Mac a prototype of which was demonstrated at the Apple WorldWide Developer Conference recently.
One of the most frustrating times for a user can be waiting for a computer to start. You wait for the computer to boot up, wait for Windows to load, log in, and then finish waiting for all the background programs and services to load.
From US-Cert: Because there are certain characters that may appear to be the same but have different ASCII codes (for example, the Cyrillic "a" and the Latin "a"), an attacker may be able to "spoof" a web page URL.
TechSmith, the developers of Camtasia Studio and SnagIt, have launched Camtasia Relay Recorder that makes it easy for professors and companies to record PowerPoint presentations, lectures or training sessions in any video formats.
Instead of minimizing the browser to access desktop files, you can simple create a shortcut in the bookmarks toolbar of your browser that points to the desktop folder.
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 supports wireless Bluetooth microphones so you can dictate while you are several feet away from the computer.
Cropper for Windows is a simple yet versatile camera for the desktop screen that is unique in two ways – you have full control over the quality of image captures and second, there’s built-in support for email templates and Amazon S3.
PDF Download includes a new web to PDF conversion feature that enables you to send any web page as email attachment in PDF format. Alternatively, you can save web pages as PDF to your local drive.
If you are superstitious and believe that names can bring (or deny) good luck, avoid giving your products a name that ends with the word me.
trueSpace is a 3D modeling and animation software for Windows that lets you create 3D scenes from scratch or or you can import character created in other software like AutoCAD, 3ds Max, Adobe Illustrator, etc.
You connect a digital camera to your PC for transferring photos and Windows Live Gallery is able to recognize family members and friends in the digital photos by their faces.
Looking for a portable version of Internet Explorer. Try Sliepnir Archive that is one of the most popular web browser in Japan among geeks and techies.
Tazti is a free voice recognition software for Windows that lets you search the web, control iTunes and navigate social websites like Facebook or MySpace using speech commands.
GoodSync can be used to sync files and folders between multiple computers, removable hard drives, USB sticks and even remote FTP sites.
You may use any screen capture tool to grab a screenshot of your desktop but the primary requirement is the same – the output image should be sharp and that the file size be well within a reasonable limit.
Stop hunting blogs and web forums for solutions and contact Microsoft directly over phone, email or web chat as they now offer free and unlimited tech support to all Windows Vista customers worldwide who are using Vista Service Pack 1.
Microsoft has long offered desktop tools to help you check compatibility of existing software programs and hardware devices with Windows Vista.
MHT is a very useful file format for saving HTML web pages and all embedded graphics into a single file (also known as web archive). Firefox 3 cannot export web pages to MHT format by default but you can still add MHT support in Firefox.