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How to take Screenshot using GIMP Image Editor ?

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GIMP is one among the most popular free and opensource image manipulation program, which is even recommended as a substitute for Adobe Photoshop for Beginners. GIMP being a free and opensource application and provides many functionality required for an image manipulation tool, is the major reason for the popularity of GIMP. Apart from being a good image editing […]

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Is it really safe to save your passwords in browser?

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Most browsers offer to save your passwords when you log into your favorite online accounts like Facebook, Twitter, Gmail or any other online account. Before saving your password in your browser have you ever thought of the security issues associated with it. In my opinion your accounts and passwords will be safe until someone has physical access […]

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Uninstall or Remove Old Kernels in Fedora

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When a computer is switched ON, the operating system is loaded into memory by a program called Boot Loader. GRand Unified Boot loader (GRUB) the most common Boot loader used in most computers running on Linux. In Fedora when the boot options are displayed (in the case of a system with multiple operating system), GRUB also […]

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Simple Hack For Microsoft Windows Xp.

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Microsoft Windows Xp have been a favorite operating system for beginner level users. The easiness in using it and the availability of large number of applications that suits every requirement makes it most suitable for the beginners. The major disadvantage of Xp is its security loop holes that can be exploited by the viruses and […]

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How to use VLC media player as screen recorder ?

VLC Media Player

VLC media player is a very popular media player that supports almost all video formats. It also have some interesting features other than a media player. Here is how you can use it as a screen recorder.

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How can I shutdown my Windows Xp quickly.?

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This is a simple method to quickly power off systems running on windows Xp. This is a software method to power off your system.

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Disable start-up programs to help windows boot faster.

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Lot of startup applications affect performance of system. Here is a simple method to applications from startup to boost system performance.

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Share a drive over the network in windows 7

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Simple steps that are to be followed to share a drive or folder over a network. This makes your data accessible to anyone in the network.

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