VLC Video Wallpaper

How To: Set a video as wallpaper with VLC

In case you are wondering, you have read the title correctly. You can use VLC to set a video (even an entire movie) as your wallpaper. Although this is not exactly a “useful” feature, it is still very cool so we thought we would share it with you. Note that...
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How To: Configure automatic volume adjustments in Windows

One of the default options in Windows when it comes to sound adjusting is to decrease the volume when specific things happen, like someone calling your computer through Skype or a similar program. However, this can also cause issues for some people so you might want to disable it....

How To: Install Windows Essentials

Windows Essentials is a suite of free programs. As this suite continued to evolve over the years, the free programs within, evolved too.  In this tutorial we will find out how you can download and install the programs that are included in this suite. Microsoft offers to Windows users a...

How To: Create Templates in Windows Journal & Send Journals via Email

Recently we learned how to use basic features of Windows Journal. For example, I showed you how you can create notes and customize them. Today you will learn how you can create your own Windows Journal templates. This method applies in both Windows 7 and 8. Windows Journal Templates As you...
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How To: Convert your videos with VLC Media Player

One of the lesser known tools that VLC provides is the ability to convert video and audio files. Although it does not provide as many options as a standalone program and it certainly is not as fast, it is still a very handy utility that you can use on...

How to: Find your missing USB Drive in Windows 7

In Windows 7 we will often notice that an USB drive won’t display on our Computer window or even at Autoplay. This happens mainly because Windows possibly named your drive with a letter, which is already in use. For this purpose, let me show you how to change the letter...
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How To: Normalize the volume of your MP3s

If you are listening to a lot of songs in your computer, you will have noticed that not all of them have the same volume. Even though your computer has a set volume for things, individual tracks can be more or less loud than other songs, even in the...

Useful tips for improving your Skype experience

With millions of users around the world, Skype is undoubtedly one of the most popular messaging services in the world. Despite its flaws, the program has some brilliant features and it is very handy if you use other Microsoft products as well. The free video calls all over the...

How To: Fix the white balance in your photos

If you are interested in photography you will know that raw pictures do not always produce the desired results. Sometimes you need a little editing to make the photo more natural. It might seem contradictory but sometimes cameras have too much of this or too much of that which...

How To: Backup your DVD and Blu-Ray movies

Even though media is becoming more and more digitalized, you might still have a huge collection of DVDs and Blu-ray movies that you want to keep. There are plenty of ways to go about this. You can simply transfer them to your computer and keep them there, store them...

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Best game booster software for Windows 10

These days we have so many Windows PC games to choose from but the most complex ones also require some heavy processing power. Your...

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Windows Media Player Subtitles

How To: Add subtitles to Windows Media Player

Since loads of people refuse to abandon Windows Media Player but are still having problems with their subtitles, I figured I would make this guide...