Category Archives: Windows

Pocket Wikipedia|Access Wikipedia offline

Organizing all information into your finger tips, that’s what a search engine like Google as well as the primary info source Wikipedia like website does.So if you are online you use the giant database Wikipedia for your info search , However what if there is a Pocket Wikipedia (offline mode) in your choice , Pocket Wikipedia is small application tool which helps you to access Wikipedia in offline mode or without internet connection . this application works on Windows,Linux Operation System And Widows Based Mobiles. Read the rest of this entry

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Tip on USB/Flash Drives

Though USB drives  are useful  for data portability , it’s a frequent scenario that If we  attach a USB to a  computer , the chance of Virus Infection could be likely to  happen.In detail , the virus is transferred from PC to the drive  in no time infecting all the important documents in USB drive too.You might be thinking of a built-in /Installed  antivirus might be the best solution , nope! Read the rest of this entry

Apple iPhone and iPad Simulator

Want to test  Apple iPhone or iPad [Earlier versions] in your Desktop PC or need an Apple iPhone/iPad simulator to try out  .Adobe AIR [Adobe Integrated Runtime] comes to your Aid. Merhl.com has developed some interesting iPhone and iPad Simulators under the development platforms like Adobe AIR and Adobe Flex 3. Read the rest of this entry

Ubuntu One For Windows

It’s now official –Ubuntu One now works on Windows OS platform as well.No doubt  geeks who wants to collaborate  digital life as personal cloud management might love it. Ubuntu One as you might know  is a cloud  storage application and service operated by Canonical Ltd.Earlier Ubuntu One has a client application that runs on Ubuntu 9.04 and later, however now Windows users too can download Ubuntu  One Client  – set up an Ubuntu One Free account and you’ll get 5 GB of free storage so you can store and sync your files, photos, videos and music. Once you’re done, you can access your files on your desktop, on the web or on your mobile, wherever you are! Read the rest of this entry

Nokia Symbian Developers Guide to Learn Windows Phone Development

Good ticker news for Nokia Symbian developers,Most of those Symbian developers might have already caught with that news on “Windows Phone 7 Guide for Symbian Qt Application Developers“. Both Microsoft and Nokia announced a comprehensive package for Nokia Symbian developers to leverage their development skills while learning to build applications for Windows Phone.And these news adds up more to the Interoperability between various Platforms.The highlight on this Guide is Qt to Windows Phone API mapping tool ,that serves as a translation factor between the Windows Phone platform and other mobile operating systems. Read the rest of this entry

Download Official Windows 8 Developer Preview Guide

Adding up to the release of Windows 8 Developer Preview [Upcoming OS], Microsoft officially released the PDF  Guide on Windows 8 Developer Preview.For the developers and users who are interested in upcoming  Windows 8 features, this 21 page guide will be very useful. Read the rest of this entry

Windows 8 developer preview available now

As a first step towards Public presence of Upcoming Windows 8 Operating system Microsoft released its developer preview .The Developer Preview is available for free download in three flavors: Windows Developer Preview with developer tools English (64-bit), Windows Developer Preview English (64-bit) and  Windows Developer Preview English (32-bit). Read the rest of this entry

Completely Uninstall/Remove any software in Windows manually|without using 3rd Party Software

How to Completely Uninstall/Remove any software in Windows  manually|without using 3rd Party Software? Well , it’s quite a straightforward issue, most users loves to remove an unwanted program from the system without leaving any traces.Usually we uninstall a software from Windows OS through Control Panel->Add/Remove Option that will launch  the default uninstallation utility  of the specific program but mostly as you know  those  utilities  doesn’t remove the installed  program completely or leaves some traces in your system. Read the rest of this entry

Monitoring Hardware Temperatures

Power management, System  temperatures, CPU fan speeds  likewise hardware info have got vital importance compared to the other System management features of a PC/Netbook.A normal PC user should  be  mostly  concerned with making sure the components in their machines are running at appropriate temperatures.With most popular Linux version like Ubuntu , we can monitor realtime temperature , CPU fan speed and other system data using an application called lm-sensors. Read the rest of this entry

My Windows OS Performance is Slow

Obviously , it’s the most  common problem for  every  Windows OS  users have faced with.However users confronted with those scenario , might have already gathered better suggestions from web to speed/tweak their Windows OS. so this might be really a late post/article.However we discuss here to tackle the slow performance of Windows OS [Mainly based on Vista/7] and the online web resources available. Read the rest of this entry

WinMend:Quick and Speedy File Copy Tool

Have you ever thought that your built-in Windows OS Copy function is little sluggish or mostly trigger with slow speed, so that it takes more time to copy a specific file.Now if you decide to use an alternative third-party Copy Tool , mostly your friend suggests “Teracopy” .However if you rely on “WinMend” – it’s best and does the copy files job in quick. It is the best help you can ever get to speed up your copy jobs like system backup. Read the rest of this entry

Open Source Replacements for Paid Softwares

Are you looking for an alternative free open source/software instead  of a Paid Software?.Yes, we all love free softwares specifically  an Open Source based software that does all tasks for us compared to what a paid/expensive software does. Might be Cons/error/ lacks  can occur from the free softwares but mostly it’s limited and  will be helpful considering the fact that spending  thousands of dollars on a closed source application when you can get a comparable open source app for free?. Although Paid software’s offers advanced features and Instant support, Open Source apps have it’s own  dignity and Datamation compiled a 67 Open source apps list based on Paid Software’s. Read the rest of this entry