One can have dual boot option on PC to boot multiple operating system on single computer. For example, you can have Windows XP, Linux, Vista, Windows 7 etc on single PC by installing them in different partitions. But to have that dual configuration, you will have to install the latest version after the earlier ones. For example, you can have dual boot option if you have installed Windows 7 in different partition on a PC with already installed XP. But if you will install XP after Windows 7, boot screen will not see any option to start Windows 7. But there may be a situation where you need to install Windows XP on your pre-installed Windows 7 PC. Here is the tip to get that.
If you are having email account on self hosted server for own domain name then you must think about ways to protect your ID from Spam, Phishing mails, viruses etc. You email accounts should have proper protection layer to filter these spam and viruses. There are few paid services which does the same for your email accounts or you may choose to host your email accounts on Google Apps which offers 1 GB of email data storage.
Blog authoring tool, Windows Live Writer is the most popular authoring tool in bloggers community. If you maintain lot many blogs and at a point decide to delete some of them because now you don’t maintain them, here is the way to delete blog account from WLW.
3G or other wireless data cards are easily available for browsing Internet. If you have a laptop with Windows 7 installed on it, you can share the Internet connection of laptop with other mobile devices like iPad, BlackBerry, iPhone using Wi-Fi or with desktops as well. Normally it is not possible to share internet connection of laptop with data card stick. But you can do that with Connectify.
YouTube has launched YouTube Video Editor which enables users to edit videos after uploading it on YouTube. If you uploaded a video on YouTube and then you think that it is bit longer then you can short your video by editing it over there itself. By using this editor, you can merge multiple videos, customize the opening and end of the video by adding special instructions, promotional links, titles etc.
Sometimes you will see your computer getting restarted or shutdown automatically without any instruction from your side. This is a frustrating scenario when you are working on some important stuff and your computer restarts without any notice. Of course this is an improper restart or shutdown and may damage your computer’s hardware like Hard Disk or may damage your Operating System like Windows. Here are some tips to avoid such scenario on your computer.
Do you ever wished to connect with your friends on Facebook in your own language that is other than English? Or do you sometimes messed up with Facebook settings or deactivated and reactivated the account and now you see some strange language appearing there all your Facebook page, your own Facebook page, huh? There is definitely an option to change the language in Facebook…
We use to transfer lot many data thru CDs and DVDs. We carry movies, songs, pictures and other type of media files as well thru these medium. If you are in hurry to send an important CD or DVD to your friend and you don’t have a proper cover or case for that then you may think twice before sending that because of fear of damage. But you don’t have to worry about these as you can create a paper case for your important CDs without much effort.
PhpBB is one of the most used forum platform because of the open source nature. Spam is the main concern for PhpBB administrator because there are lot many bots running on the web and some of them are capable to breach the CAPTCHA code as well. If you are also getting spam even after using CAPTCHA on the registration form, then you should read this article where I have explained a simple way of adding some more fields on the registration form so that bots will have to be customized for your site (not feasible for bots user) to breach the same.