How To Tips and Guides for getting things done

Manage Windows 8 applications right from the desktop

Windows 8 users must be aware that Start Screen is the only place where you can manage Windows 8 applications . From Start Screen you can pin any legacy app to the Task-bar, Turn the live tile on/off, unpin any app from the Start Screen, uninstall or change the sizes of their tiles. However, this method might […]

Customize Windows 8 Start Screen Size & Position

Many impressive tools have been built by a lot of developers that allows you to Customize Windows 8 Start Screen. One such tool adding to that list is Immersive Taille. It’s a portable application which allows you to change the size of the Start Screen, and move it to to user-defined positions i.e. top, bottom, […]

Easily Print Multiple Gmail Messages

Once in a while you must have felt a need to print multiple emails only to find out that you have to go through a painful and time consuming process of opening every email to print each one of them. Noting to worry about, Gmail Print All for Chrome is here to help you. Gmail Print All […]

How to Change the Default File Explorer Startup Folder in Windows 8

By default Windows 8 file Explorer open Libraries view when you open it. If you want to open a certain location, such as My Computer. You can use a following GUID (Globally Unique Identifiers) to open a specific location. %SystemRoot%\explorer.exe ,::{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D} To select a custom location as default to be opened in File Explorer Right-click on […]

How To The Customize Windows 8 Task Manager

With Windows 8 Microsoft have introduced a complete brand new task manager. Overall this new redesigned Task Manger is better and more advanced as compare to its predecessor but there are certain options such as processes that doesn’t provide as much details as the old Task manager of Windows 7 was suppose to do. By […]

Set Up a Pattern Lock Security On Windows

Up till now, passwords  have been used as a major security measure to protect our computers, email account, devices from prying eyes. That said, with the advancement in technology other means of security like pattern based passwords has been introduced. If you are a fan of Android’s pattern lock and looking for something similar to […]

Make Videos Sticky On Any Web Page In Chrome

Almost every Video-sharing Website show comments below the video player, following this format makes page appears less cluttered but this doesn’t allow a user to browse comment and watch video at the same moment. If you like to add such a feature in your browser then a Chrome extension named Video Tape allows you to […]

Completely Uninstall Native Apps in Windows 8

By default Windows 8 comes packed with a bunch of Pre installed Modern/Metro apps. Many Users who have installed Windows 8 on a non-touch device or who don’t find the built-in apps useful may want to completely uninstall all of the native apps. While you can uninstall a native app by right-clicking on the app […]