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Download Yahoo! Axis Extension For Desktop Browsers

Yahoo! has just released Axis web browser app for iOS devices (iPhone and iPad) and also Axis extension for popular desktop browsers such as Apple Safari, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome running on both Windows and Mac. While Yahoo! Axis for iPhone and iPad is a feature-rich browser …

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8 Free Software To Change Default Windows Icons

There are tens of transformation packs and icon packs available for download. But not everyone likes to install icon packs as most of the time uninstalling an icon pack doesn’t bring back default icons at all. So, what’s the best way to change the default set of icons in Windows …

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How To Customize The Drag-And-Drop Behaviour In Windows

We all use the drag-and-drop feature available in Windows to move a file from one folder to another, copy a file, and create a shortcut of the file. The default behaviour of drag-and-drag feature depends on whether you are doing the action on the same partition or from one partition …

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Download WinZip For Windows 8

WinZip, the popular zip utility for file compression, encryption, and backup, has been updated to fully support Windows 8 and is also available to download from the Windows Store. WinZip is one of the first three desktop applications to appear in the Windows Store. Users who have used WinZip probably …

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Download Realtek HD Audio Driver For Windows 10/8

The latest version of Realtek HD audio driver is 6.0.1.7655 and is fully compatible with Windows 10. Realtek has just updated its High Definition Audio Codecs and the latest version now supports Windows 10 operating system as well. Windows 10 users can now download and install the newest version of …

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How To Completely Disable Metro Features In Windows 8

Not everyone likes the Metro-style Start screen, apps, and charms of Windows 8. Even though the new Start screen is more powerful and easy-to-use, users are missing the old Start menu. We have previously shown how to skip the Start screen during logon and visit the desktop directly. There are …

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Rufus: The Fastest Tool To Create Bootable USB Drive

Windows users have a lot of good utilities to create a bootable USB using an ISO file and then install Windows from a USB flash drive. Windows 7 DVD/USB Tool, UNetBootin, WinToFlash, and Universal USB installer are some popular utilities available for the job. While most of the utilities mentioned …

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Download Partition Wizard Home Edition For Windows 10/8

Installed Windows 10 on a new machine and looking for a good software to partition the hard drive? Need a powerful but free software to create, resize, or recover partition on a system running Windows 10? Partition Wizard Home Edition is the ideal software all you need to manage partitions. …

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Download Panda Cloud Antivirus 1.9.2 Beta For Windows 8

With Windows 8 RTM is just a few months away from the public release, security developers have started announcing support for the newest version of Windows. Majority of popular security vendors such as Kaspersky, AVG, Avast, and Bitdefender have already updated their software to support Windows 8. Panda Security, the …

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WinAliasManager: Launch Apps From Run Command

We all know that using keyboard shortcuts is the best way to significantly improve the productivity. Majority of Windows users are aware of the Run command (use Windows + R to launch) and how to use the same to launch system native programs, admin tools and other areas. Wouldn’t it …

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YouTube8: YouTube App For Windows 10/8

YouTube, started by three former PayPal employees in 2005, has emerged as the best video hosting service. Even though there are dozens of video uploading and sharing services available today, none of them are really a match for the conquering YouTube. YouTube8 is a free metro-style app for Windows 10 …

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Connectify Now Supports Windows 8

The famous wireless hotspot software Connectify has just been updated to v3.5 and it now fully supports Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating system as well. The newest version of the program also fixes the annoying “Hosted network unavailable” error. For those of you who haven’t heard of Connectify before, it’s …

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Download VueScan Free Edition Now

Almost all scanner manufacturers such as HP, Canon, and Epson offer their own version of scanning software to easily scan your pictures documents and convert them into digital format. But most of these scanning software offer limited features and one needs to install third-party software to get the most out …

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Download Hotfix To Address Windows 8 Hanging Issue

A little over a month ago, Microsoft released Windows 8 Release Preview and Windows Server 2012 Release Preview to the public. Many users who are running the newest version of Windows are encountering a common issue while performing multimedia or communication activities. The operating system randomly hangs while watching videos, …

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Power8: Powerful Start Menu For Windows 8

Windows 8 users who can’t live without the Start menu have quite a few programs to choose from. One can take the help of ViStart, Classic Shell, mStart, or Start8 program to get back the old Start menu without loosing the Metro features. Users who are looking for a Start …

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Repair Dual Boot Issues With Visual BCD Editor

While it’s possible to edit the Boot Configuration Data (BCD) with the help of BCD editor (bcdedit.exe), only a small percent of Windows users are familiar with this command line tool. While there are hundreds of fantastic utilities available to tweak and customize Windows, very limited number of tools are …

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How To Recover ESET Username And Password

ESET Smart Security is one of the best security solutions available to protect Windows and data from viruses, malware, and other security threats. The Smart Security includes some cool features such as the anti-theft to track your lost or stolen PC (present in v6). Users who have been suing ESET …

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Automatically Update All Programs With Secunia PSI

Software developers regularly release updates to add new features, fix security issues, and improve performance. While some programs such as EverNote & GOM Player notify you whenever an update is available, some other programs especially web browsers get updated automatically to the newest version and doesn’t require manual intervention. But …

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7 Taskbar Numberer Adds Numbers To Taskbar Icons

Switching between applications in Windows Vista and Windows 7 has never been a problem. One can use the good old Alt + Tab hotkey or the Windows + Tab (Flip 3D) to quickly switch between running programs. Opening a program pinned to taskbar is also possible with Windows and numeric …

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Download Windows Essentials 2012

Microsoft just released Windows Essentials 2012 (formerly known as Windows Live Essentials) for Windows 7 & Windows 8, and is now ready for download. The latest update brings new features to Movie Maker and Photo Gallery and also includes the new SkyDrive desktop application. With this release, Microsoft has dropped …

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Download CDBurnerXP For Windows 10/8

CDBurnerXP, the popular free CD/DVD burning software for Windows has received an update and is now fully compatible with Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 operating system. CDBurnerXP was originally developed for Windows XP with basic features. Over the past few years, the developer has added many new features and the newest …

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Download Paragon Image Backup Free For Windows 10/8

Microsoft has enhanced the backup function in Windows 8 and Windows 10. In fact, a new backup feature named File History was first introduced with Windows 8. The new backup solution automatically backs up files from Libraries, Desktop, Favorites, and Contacts to an external hard drive. In addition to File …

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Download VMware Player For Windows 10/8

VMware, the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, recently released the latest version of VMware Workstation, VMware Fusion (for Mac), and VMware Player (for Windows). All these software boast Windows 10 compatibility and include new features and enhancements. VMware Player for Windows VMware Workstation, the world-class virtualization software, has …

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Download Laplink PCmover Free

Earlier this year, Laplink Software released Windows 8 Beta Assistant software to easily move applications, files, and settings from your old Windows 7 PC to the Windows 8 Preview machine without deleting anything from the old PC. The Beta Assistant was free only for early adopters who were test driving …

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Download join.me Metro App For Windows 8

When it comes to free online meeting and screen sharing services, Windows users have a lot of good services to choose from. Join.me is probably the best free screen sharing and meeting service after the popular and feature-rich TeamViewer. The good news is that join.me metro-style app is now available …

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Download TeamViewer For Windows 8

TeamViewer is one of the software that I install after completing Windows installation. In fact, I have integrated the latest version of TeamViewer in the Windows setup to automatically install the software after the Windows setup (see how to integrate drivers, programs, and wallpapers in Windows setup). The good news …

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Download UxStyle Core For Windows 8

Not every user is a fan of the default look and theme (visual style) of Windows 8. Now that Microsoft has removed Aero glass themes from Windows 8, users are looking for third-party themes that look better than the default set of themes. As we all know, by default, Windows …

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Movies Player: Good Video Player For Windows 8 Tablets

Computer users who are running Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro, and Windows 8 Enterprise editions (see editions comparison) have a number audio and video players to chose from. But users who are using Windows 8 RT based tablets have limited options when its comes to audio and video players. Even …

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Download Nero Kwik Media 12 Free Now

Even though there are several free disc burning software available for Windows, majority of Windows users still prefer the reliable Nero program when it comes to disc burning. For the past two years, Nero has been offering a free tool named Nero Kwik Media and has just updated the software …

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Windows 8 Lock Screen Style Screen Saver For Windows 7

Quite a few transformation packs and free utilities are available to transform Windows 7 into Windows 8 and get several new features in Windows 7, Vista, and XP. Windows 8 transformation pack for Windows 7, ribbon explorer for Windows 7, Start screen for Windows 7 are the few software that …

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All My Storage: Windows 8 App To Browse Dropbox and SkyDrive

UPDATE: All My Storage app is no longer available. Majority of computer users have an account either with the popular cloud storage service Dropbox or Microsoft’s SkyDrive. Both services offer their own desktop clients for Windows to easily access browse, upload, and download files without having to open the web …

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How To Set Custom Image As Taskbar Background In Windows 8

Windows 8 comes with several customization options. One can change the Start screen background, lock screen background, set automatic color to desktop themes, and more. Quite a few third-party utilities are also available to tweak Start screen, lock screen, and other areas. You know how to set a custom picture …

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Multimedia 8: Best Multimedia Player For Windows 8

In addition to Windows Media Player, Windows 8 ships with Modern UI-style (also known as Metro UI) Music and Video apps. While both Music and Video apps are pretty good, and support popular media formats, these apps lack advanced features present in desktop versions of players. For instance, the Video …

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EasyBCD 2.2 Released, Supports Windows 8

Of all the tools available to tweak and customize Windows, there are only two tools available to edit and tweak boot settings. EasyBCD and Visual BCD Editor are the only tools available to edit and repair boot related settings. As everyone knows, EasyBCD packs-in more powerful tools and easy-to-use than …

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Finally, A Clock For Windows 8 Start Screen

The Start screen in Windows 8 do a heck of a lot more than simply launching apps. For instance, one can get live information with the help of live tiles, pin webpages, folders, and drives for the quick access, search for programs, files, and settings. The Start screen is highly-customizable …

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IObit StartMenu8 Free For Windows 8

Ever since the release of Windows 8 Developer Preview, a number of programs have been released to bring back the old-style Start menu in Windows 8. ViStart, ClassicShell, and Stardock’s Start8 are probably the best three software that provide smooth Start menu experience in Windows 8. Users who aren’t willing …

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LastPass App Released For Windows 8

LastPass is one of the best, if not the best, password managers out there. Majority of computer and mobile users relay on LastPass to store their passwords securely.  And the best thing about LastPass is that it’s available for all desktop and mobile platforms. The good news is that LastPass …

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How To Reduce Start Screen Size In Windows 8

Users who don’t love the Start screen in Windows 8 have a number options improve it. One can use third-party tweaking and customization tools to change the overall look and feel of the Start screen (see how to customize Start screen). A litter over two weeks ago, we showed how …

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How To Use CCleaner To Clean Context Menu

CCleaner was one of the first tools released to optimize and cleanup Windows by deleting temporary files, web browsing history, and other unwanted files. Over the years, the developer of the program has updated it with a number of new functionalities and it’s now the best, free maintenance tool available …

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Windows 8 Start Screen Animations Tweaker

A few hours back, we talked about the hidden animation present in Windows 8 Start screen and showed you how to enable the same by editing the Registry. The Registry method works fine but not all Windows users are comfortable with editing the Registry. To help all Windows 8 users, …

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Bypass Modern UI (Metro UI) Tool For Windows 8

In Windows 8, when you log on, you first see the Start screen instead of the legacy desktop. While I don’t mind clicking Desktop tile or pressing Windows key to switch to the desktop mode, a lot Windows users would like to see the desktop first. Most of Windows users …

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Download TeamViewer Touch For Windows 10/8

I am a big fan of TeamViewer software and I use it pretty much every day to assist my friends in fixing various Windows issues and make their Windows experience better. Not too long ago, we let you know about the availability of the desktop version of TeamViewer software for …

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