A taskbar is a very crucial element in the user interface when one is working on a computer or laptop. It highlights the various applications which are currently running on the system and gives a direct icon or you can say a shortcut for easy access to the mediums. It also has some other useful notification icons as well. Talking …Read More »
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No longer are the days when you require a CD for installing your Windows Operating System. Today you can also install your Window with the help of a USB drive and in very less time. You can also use this technique when your system is not having any DVD optical drive. This technique is very simple and you can try this without any hassle. Below is the procedure and requirement material for the same.Read More »
There are a number of ways in which you can create live USB Drivers for Windows. This article discusses the two most popular ways in which you can accomplish this task. Before getting to the installation steps and the creation of live USB drivers, let us have a look at what all is required during this process. The very first thing that you need to have is a 1 GB or bigger USB drive duly formatted as Fat32. Though you can easily catch hold of a USB drive that is formatted as FAT32, however if you do not get one with this specification then you can format it on your own.Read More »
Most of the gadget lovers are choosing Mac OSX and the proof is that the market percent is raised to about 15%. But have you ever thought that if this happen than what will happen to the Windows exclusives and all other apps. Will you find any other alternative or you will remain stick to Win OnX. There are many apps which work well on Windows and they are not found in Mac OSX so if you want to run windows app on Mac OSX then what you will do??? There is an app named as WinOnX which will help you to install Windows on your Virtual box or you can also install it in VMware of OSX. The cost of this application is only $4.99 and at this cheap rate it makes things fast and easier to work. Below are the steps for running Windows application on OSX.Read More »
Today Most of the people trust Nero and use it for burning their CD/DVD’s. If you are looking for a new Nero version then your wait is over as now Nero has launched its 11th version which contains lots of improved features along with some new one. Also the new version of Nero supports all version of Windows Operating System. But this means that Nero 11 should also work on Window 8 but unfortunately it does not Work on it. When you try to run Nero on your system having Window 8 the error occur showing a message that “Nero requires that your computer is running Windows XP at least SP3, Windows Vista with at least SP1, or Windows 7”. You also can’t run Nero 11 in its compatible mode in Windows 8. There are many people who are having a legal copy of Nero 11 and they eagerly want to install Nero 11 on their system having Windows 8. So don’t worry as with little work you can easily install Nero 11 on your system containing Window 8 Operating System.Read More »
If you are using the newly launched Window 8 along with Mozilla Firefox browser then you can easily enjoy the Window’s 8 start screen look to it instead of its default look. A deviant art member has made a HTML + CSS + jQuery start page for the Mozilla Firefox. Below are the steps for setting the Windows 8 Metro UI start screen in Mozilla Firefox. First you have to download the zip pack from the internet. Now you have to unzip the folder and then extract the contents to a new folder on the location of your choice.Read More »
Most of the people in the World love Windows Operating System. Most of you have downloaded the latest developer’s preview of Window 8 Operating System. Since this downloaded Operating System is in its beta version so most of you must have installed it in Virtual Machine or you must have dual booted your Window 8 with some other Operating System. Most of you also have tried Window 8 Operating System on VMware workstation and after using it on VMware station t is found that it is the only Virtual machine which can support Windows 8. Also the installation procedure takes only 10 minutes. Now after the starting of Windows 8 the first thing which you will notice in your Window 8 is the new Metro Interface. Initially you will face some problem with Metro Interface but after few attempts you can use it smoothly.Read More »
If the appearance of the iPhone, iPad and iPod is lost and you want to have similar appearance on your Windows PC then iOS Pack is the best choice for you. It’s a transformation pack that helps you to bring Apple’s iOS devices look of to your Windows 7 computer. iOS Skin Pack changes the overall appearance of the operating system including boot screen, login screen and Windows Explorer. The package also includes cursors, wallpaper, icons, visual style and some extras. Below are the steps for transforming Windows 7 into iOS with iOS Skin pack.Read More »
If you have installed Windows 8 Operating System and now you want to know that how you can change Window 8 Metro start button then you must know that “My WDP Start Button” is the ideal tool to replace the default Windows 8 Start button with custom one. My WDP Start Button is a portable utility to change the default Metro Start with your own picture. How to change Windows 8 Start Button:
- First you have to download “My WDP Start Button tool”.
- After that you have to launch the tool with admin rights.
- Now click on the big picture the main image to change the Start button with an image composed of 3 orbs. Or, click on a small picture to select a single picture as Start button. (Please note that the picture file should be in PNG or Bitmap (32-bit) format.)
In case you are not aware, let me tell you, there is an option of installing Guest additions to Windows and Linux VMs in VirtualBox. The installation procedure for the same is discussed in this post. Installing Guest additions on Windows, Let us first have a look at the installation procedure of Guest additions on Windows 7. The settings given here are for version 3.0.2 on Windows 7 guest operating system’s 32 bit version. Guest additions come with certain device drivers and system applications that are basically installed to enhance the system performance.Read More »