In the days of cool and catchy names (Feisty Fawn, Jaunty Jackalope and Snow Leopard) Microsoft is going back to the basics and has decided to call its next Operating System – Windows 7. Yes, its official now. The successor to Windows Vista will be called Windows 7. That’s how Windows started out. In the […]
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User Account Control or UAC is one of the most annoying new features in Windows Vista (7 Steps to Delete a Shortcut! – give me a break). Microsoft has promised to tone it down in Windows 7, but you don’t need to wait for Windows 7 to make UAC more bearable. Norton has released a […]
The Windows 7 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) What is Windows 7? Windows 7 is the successor to Windows Vista. When will it be released? Microsoft is aiming for a Jan 2010 release. But, it’s too early to tell for sure. If all is well, then it may even be released in time for 2009 Christmas. […]
Virus.gr has released the results of Antivirus shootout conducted on June 21, 2008. Forty-nine antimalware products were tested by them using 246705 virus samples. This test was conducted by virusp, a private virus collector. Top 5 single-engine Premium Antivirus products : 4. Kaspersky version 188.8.131.527 – 97.95% 5. eScan version 9.0.742.1 – 97.44% 6. The […]
By default Windows Explorer recognizes and generates thumbnails for a few pre-defined formats. It doesn’t generate thumbnails for many common file formats – which includes FLV, RM, RMVB, MOV, MP4, MKV. Luckily, there is a very simple fix for this. Follow these steps – Enabling Thumbnail For Generic Video File Open Note pad and paste […]
Ten awesome features present in IrfanView including screenshot capture, image viewing, batch image renaming, resizing and processing and panaroma creation.