How To Revert To A Previous Version of Flash Player In Windows

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Adobe updates its Flash Player on regular basis to fix issues and add new features. While most PC users have configured Flash Player to automatically download and install the latest version, there are many users who manually download and install updates. In most cases, Flash Player is thoroughly tested during the pre-release stage to fix […]

How To Disable CCleaner Active Monitoring In Windows

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Sometime back, with version 4.1x, Piriform introduced active monitoring feature in its popular product CCleaner. The active monitoring feature continuously runs in the background and displays notifications on the screen. With default settings, active monitoring system sends out notifications when cleaning junk files can save more than 500 MB. While this limit can be changed […]

How To Make 7-Zip Faster

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A while back, a reader asked us to suggest a way to speed up 7-Zip software. The reader wanted to know if there is a way to compress files faster with the popular 7-Zip software. As we all know, 7-Zip is one of the best file compression utilities out there. Although not all users like […]

How To Install VLC Extensions In Windows

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In our previous article, we talked about forcing VLC media player to remember last played position of video files with the help of extensions. While testing those extensions, I found that installing extensions in VLC is not as easy as installing extensions in web browsers. In Firefox and Chrome, searching for available extensions and install […]

Fix: 7-Zip Option Is Missing From Context Menu

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Last week, I performed a clean install of Windows 8.1 on one my laptops by replacing the previously installed Windows 7 operating system. The installation took a little over 15 minutes but was successful without any issues. Once Windows was up and running, I installed a couple of essential tools, including 7-Zip, VLC, and TeamViewer. […]

Official Hill Climb Racing For Windows 8.1

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Unlike most PC users out there, I am not an avid gamer and have hardly played a couple of games in my life. That said, I do have a couple of games on my smartphone but play them when I have nothing to do (happens rarely) or I am struck in a long queue. Hill […]

How To Change Evernote Background Color or Image

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Evernote, the widely used note taking service and application, doesn’t let you change the background color of notes with default settings. Those of you use Evernote for a considerable amount of time every day might be interested in changing the default white background. The default white background isn’t easy to work with for a long […]

Customize Evernote Notes With ENML Editor

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I am a big fan of Evernote and have been using the same ever since I discovered it about four years ago. This note taking service is just fantastic and apps are available for all major desktop and mobile operating systems. Those of you have been using Evernote for a long time probably have seen […]

How To Use TeamViewer To Transfer Files

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When it comes to remote desktop assistance, there are plenty of free applications out there for the job. Recent versions of Windows operating system ship with a free tool called Remote Desktop to quickly perform remote desktop operations without having to install third-party tools. Even though there are a bunch of good remote desktop applications […]

How To Remove 7-Zip From Context Menu

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Without a doubt, 7-Zip is the best free file archiving software out there for Windows operating system. Even though it doesn’t get updates on a regular basis (last stable version was released back in 2010), it’s compatible with all recent versions of Windows and is capable of unpacking all popular formats, including RAR, ISO, ZIP, […]