Tutorials

The lesser known but immensely useful features of Software that you are not using.

Before Installing Windows Vista Service Pack 1 SP1

Read this before you install Windows Vista Service Pack 1 RC 1. If you install Windows Vista and then install the Vista SP1 RC without first activating Windows Vista, you might not be able to uninstall the service pack.

Quickly Save Clippings from Word Documents to the Desktop

In Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel, you can drag and drop selected document text, drawing objects, and graphics to the Windows desktop. A desktop icon is created for the scrap file, along with a file located in the Windows\Desktop subfolder with an .shs extension.

Free Movie Recorder for Your Computer Screen

TipCamp is a new screen recording software for Windows that can help you create movies of your desktop screen or even a remote computer. The software is available as a free download.

View Excel 2007 Files without Microsoft Office

With Excel 2007 Viewer, you can open, view, and print Excel xlsx workbooks without requiring a copy of Microsoft Excel. You can also copy data from Excel Viewer to another program.

FeedDemon vs Online RSS Readers – Round II

Last week, we wrote ten advantages of using FeedDemon over Google Reader. Some readers however complained that it was an unfair comparison because Google Reader is free while FeedDemon costs $30.

Adobe PDF Ads inside Acrobat Reader

When you open ad-enabled PDF content in the Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat, you are shown a prompt that lets you turn off text advertisements inside PDF files. with a network connection dialog. T

How to Open and Read DOCX Files in Word 2003

If you a Word 2007 document with docx file extension and you want to open that file in Word 2003 or Word XP, here’s the trick: Download the Office compatibility pack that lets Word 2003 open and save files in Office Open XML docx format.

Extract Data from a Web Page into an Excel Spreadsheet

Excel Web Query Tutorial – Web pages often contain information that is perfect for analysis in Excel. You can run a Web query in Microsoft Excel to extract text or other information from a Web page into an XLS spreadsheet automatically.

Two Users Can Work On The Same Computer At The Same Time

Do you have two computer monitors, two keyboards and two mice but just one CPU. It is possible to have two users doing different things on the two screens at the same time. Simply connect an extra monitor, USB keyboard, and mouse to your standard computer box.

Does Your Computer Take Too Long To Boot Up ?

Computer boot up takes a long time ? Autoruns scans the standard autostart locations such as the Startup folder for the current user and all users, the Run Registry keys, and standard application launch locations.

When Making a Live PowerPoint Presentation Using SlideShare

When you are delivering a live PowerPoint presentation using Slideshare, you could face problems if the network is slow or unavailable. To prevent this, rehearse the presentation so that a copy is stored in the browser cache.

Converting Pirated Windows XP Into a Legal Copy

Genuine Kit has a Windows XP Product Key Update tool to convert any pirated Windows XP software into a licensed version.And it is more expensive to buy a licensed version of XP Professional than to convert your pirated XP into a licensed version.