Do you get annoyed when Firefox tells you that new update for your add-ons are available? And then you need to manually click the Update button, wait for the update to complete and then finally your browser is gets restarted. Update Notifier is a great little add-on for Firefox which you can use to automatically update all your add-ons and themes without even bothering you. Read More
I will do my best to make this short and painless for folks looking for a quick way to convert Excel into Pdf. First download and install Bullzip Printer
, we have written about this tool in details here
. Once installed, open your MS Excel file that you would like to convert. This guide gives an example of Microsoft Office Excel 2010, but the same works with Excel 2007 as well.
Last Changed Files is a free utility that displays 100 recently changed files on your hard disk. It can also find the change inside multiple sub directories. It can come really useful if you are away from your computer for a while and want to see if someone deleted or moved any files from your computer, and also when you have forgotten where you moved your last file or which file you deleted the last time. Read More
OtShot is a free photo utility that lets you add signature to your photos so that it can look like a personalized card(note card or a greeting card). You can either save the photos or email them by using the default build-in option. Read More
There are many articles asking you to connect some wires between multiple computers in order to share a single speaker, but you actually don’t have to do it. Share Speaker Player
is a cool utility that lets you play music on a speaker connected to any computer through the network. All you have to do is install and run this tool on your computer and the computer to which the speaker is connected.tr
Few weeks back I covered a post on converting any document to PDF format. In this post I will tell you how to convert any printable document in windows to multiple image formats easily. ImagePrinter is a free utility that converts your document which can be printed in your Windows system to the one or many BMP, PNG , JPG, TIFF or PDF image files. Yes, it supports PDF too along with other popular image formats. Read More
Multimedia Keyboards are those which contains some additional keys to control Videos/Music and open programs such as Email. These buttons work great with Windows Media Player and Windows Media Center but they fail to work with 3rd party media players such as VLC and Winamp. That’s probably because these media players don’t support such keyboards. Media Keyboard 2 is a free tool that adds multimedia keyboard support to these unsupported media players. Read More
YoshinaGraph is a free scientific graph utility for data analysis and presentation developed by a Japanese guy named Harukazu Yoshino. According to him,
yoshinoGRAPH has been developed just for myself to handle data of transport phenomena of organic conductors but I wish it also assists you to proceed your own research.
You can make 2D and 3D graphs easily from data files in text format. It is a small file but includes many basic and advanced features. To run this program you must have Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 installed on your computer. Read More
is a free utility that reads your GPS log file containing NMEA string data and creates a Google Earth compatible KML file from it. You can then later import this KML file into Google Earth and see the full information with details, you will be able to check your travelled destination, the path you took and much more. This tool can also generate CSV file.
is an online service that lets you design and create your own ID card. You can customize it, add your own effects, and do much more. You can print these cards using your printer for free, or order them online(not free) instantly. It saves you the process of outsourcing the ID card design to some company. Using this site you can easily create as many ID cards and order them online for a small price.
Note: This post is for visitors who love playing games, if you aren’t a gamer you can skip this post.
I recently came across a tool made specifically for World Of Warcraft(WoW). WoWus
is a free utility that detects your WoW game addons and list the addons that needs to be updated, it can also automatically update them for you. There are more than 10 million WoW addicts worldwide and I hope this tool will help someone out there.
Do you have a Dvd video which you want to convert to DivX/XviD video? Or do you want to convert any video format into a DivX/XviD video? We all know DivX and XviD both compresses the video while preserving the quality. Converting a Dvd which is usually 4.3GB(in some cases 4.7GB large) into a much smaller size while preserving the quality is not an easy task. Read More
CruptoExpert is a free security tool that lets you create an encrypted virtual drive to store your personal and confidential files. To understand how it works, you should first understand the concept of mounting an image file. What this software does is creates a secure image file, you can mount this image file and copy/paste your information easily to the virtual drive, and later you can unmount it. Mounting an image file means creating a virtual drive, when you mount an image, it’s content is shown in the virtual drive, i.e any information stored in the virtual drive is actually stored inside the image file. Nobody can access the image except you, since it requires a password. Read More
is a free utility that monitors the status of your Uninterruptible Power Supply(UPS) connected to a computer through USB-port and supporting the Megatec/Centralion protocol (Ippon, Mustek, Sven, Inelt). You can also find out more information about your UPS such as status, data stream, battery level, etc.
is a great utility which I came across recently, it puts your computer into different states after a specified time
. It also works as an alarm clock with your own customized music
. Suppose a file is downloading and it will complete after two hours, you can specify your computer to shutdown after two hours by using this tool. You can choose to play a sound after a few hours so that you can know that the task in your computer is complete, or it can just work like an alarm clock.
Whenever you watch a flash video online whether it is on YouTube or any other website, the video automatically downloads in your browser’s cache. It will download only if the video completes streaming online. If you want to watch the video again offline, you will have to access your browser’s cache to find the video that you watched online. Read More
RealMedia is a propriety format developed by RealNetworks, the parent company behind the popular RealPlayer. The extension of RealMedia is .rm and it can only be played in RealPlayer. RealPlayer is now almost obsolete but there are many users who are left with RMVB video files that are in RealMedia format which cannot be opened in any other media player. The options for them is to either stick with RealPlayer or convert them to other video formats so they can be played on their third party media player of choice.
The above is not only true for media players; numerous devices and applications don’t support RealMedia file formats, this is where file converters come in to help. So far I have tried to convert many real media files to both video and audio formats using numerous tools but failed to get good results. RMVB Converter
is a powerful real media file converter that seamlessly converts to other popular video and audio formats without compromising on quality.
If you have a low to medium spec computer then copying, moving or deleting a heavy file can take a lot of time. FastCopy
is a free but powerful windows utility that lets you copy, move, sync, or delete files instantly. It completes every task faster than the normal windows speed.
There are hundred of websites where you can find subtitles for movies, but it is going to be an impossible task to search on all websites one by one, it is difficult to even memorize their names. Sublight is a powerful windows tool which enables users to search and download movie subtitles for free. It display the results in a list where you can preview the subtitles and download the one which is more suitable. Read More
CompareMyFiles is a great online service that lets you compare two text files and displays the difference by highlighting the text. In this way you can know which text file is more current, and get rid of the older one. It can also be used to check if someone has copied your work or not. Read More