Computers

TweakNow HD-Analyzer: Analyze the space of your hard disk for free

Whether you bought a new hard disk or have already installed a huge capacity hard drive to your system what you always wonder is about where the space of your multi-gigabyte, or even terabyte, drive has gone? The voluminous hard disk that seemed like it would last forever has become full. To free up your hard disk space you need … Continue reading

How to encrypt pen drive files and folders using TrueCrypt [Part-2]

One we’ve configured Pen drive as a TrueCrypt volume, its now time to place data inside pen drive to encrypt it. As data is copied in pen drive, it gets encrypted on-the-fly and as its moved out of it, its decrypted. Hide personal file and folders in pen drive using TrueCrypt 1. Run TrueCrypt and click on any virtual drive … Continue reading

USB Safely Remove: Faster, Safer And Easier Method To Remove USB Devices

USB Safely Remove is a USB device manager that saves time and extends USB remove/reconnect task functionalities. It is highly customizable small software through which you can hide devices from accidental stopping, rename them or assign images to find the required device in a few seconds. Suppose you stopped your device and again want to transfer some data to stopped device then … Continue reading

How to encrypt pen drive data using TrueCrypt [Part-1]

TrueCrypt is a freeware that encrypts data in computer as well as external storage device like a Pen Drive. TrueCrypt security is unbreakable and data can only be read by person having a 20 character long alphanumeric password. To know more about TrueCrypt, its feature and how it works, you can refer our previous article ‘Encrypt files, folders and drives with TrueCrypt, … Continue reading

How To Convert FAT32 TO NTFS File System Without Formatting/Loosing Data

Often we need to convert file system of our hard disk/external storage devices like pen drives etc. for better compatibility with our OS or softwares. But the herculean problem that arises during conversion of file system in our storage devices is saving the data and converting the file system without formatting the device/drive. Today I’ll tell you how to convert … Continue reading

Encrypt file and folders using TrueCrypt data encryption software

We encrypt data to hide it from outside world. This practice is prevailing from ages, and is continuing till now. But more than 90 percent of data encryption softwares have loopholes and can easily be broken. So, programs like ‘Folder locks’ are just to provide you a fake feeling of security but in fact, are useless when a bruteforce attack is launched on them. But there … Continue reading

SRWare Iron: The safer Google Chrome browser

Google Chrome is a great browser loaded with an extremely fast site rendering engine, sleek design and some exclusive innovative features. But at the same time its not secured enough in terms of data protection. Some of the risk factors that may harm your privacy while using Google Chrome are: Creating a unique user ID Submission of entries to Google … Continue reading

Open mailto: link in Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail or AOL

When you click on a mailto: link, the compose mail option opens up in Microsoft Outlook. This is great if you’re an Outlook user. What if you want the same mailto: link to open in your Gmail, Yahoo or Hotmail account? Wouldn’t be nice if you can send such emails directly through Gmail, AOL or Yahoo. This is possible with … Continue reading

50 Browser shortcuts that work in Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera and all other browsers

Browser shortcuts make our work easy. They provide easy navigation across tabs, scrolling and refreshing pages and to tinker with different features of browser like history, bookmarks and more. Different browsers have different shortcuts. But there are some shortcuts that work the same for all browsers – Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera and others. 1. Browser shortcuts for navigation Shift+F5 to … Continue reading

Kingsoft Office Suite Standard 2012 Free Giveaway Download with Full License [24 Hours Only]

Hurry up friends and get the best Microsoft Office 2010 alternative for free. Kingsoft Office 2012 standard is exact clone of MS Office 2012 standard edition can open and create any MS Office files (97/2000/2003/2007/2010) and now its available for free within 24 hrs. through giveaway offer. Kingsoft Office standard is just 83MB (MS Office 2010 is about 800MB) moreover its … Continue reading

Windows 8 Release Preview: Releasing on 1st June

Windows 8, the next generation operating system and its Release Preview is the latest buzz related to Windows OS and Microsoft corporation. Most of the people around are waiting for the final release but before that one can try the release preview version because its somewhat more stable and usable compared to betas.   No one can confirm the date but according … Continue reading

Shutdown computer using pen drive

This post is for information purpose only. Basically we don’t need to execute this process as we can shutdown computer directly in easy steps. Here are the steps to automate computer shutdown using a pen drive, 1. Firstly get a pen drive, make file called ‘autorun.inf’ and write following code in it, [Autorun] open=c:\windows\system32\shutdown -s -f -t 30 That’s all, … Continue reading