How to Create Windows 8 Recovery Disk

Usually when users install or upgrade to Windows 8 they don’t get benefited by its advanced features. And one of the most useful feature of Windows 8 operating system is Recovery Drive or Disk. When you create Recovery Disk on a media then it can be used when your computer does not boot up, this will facilitate you to use some set of advanced repair and troubleshooting tools. Once the recovery disk is created then you will be able to boot Windows 8 from it easily. One of the very first thing what you need to do when you are

How to Fix hal.dll errors in Windows 7

DLL file is abbreviated as Dynamic link library, it is kind of file which holds certain instructions that can be used by other programs to perform some useful functions. In this way multiple programs can make use of this single file to accomplish their work. In the same way hal.dll is very important system file which is used by Windows 7 operating system. Sometimes you may come across a situation where you may not be able to start up your computer due to hal.dll error. What may be the problem associated with hal.dll file? It is obvious that it may

How to Partition an External Hard Drive on Windows 8?

An external hard drive has a specific amount of memory space that can be divided into number of parts called partitions. By creating more number of partitions on external hard disk, you can easily manage and organize files and folders efficiently and even you can install multiple copies of Operating System. However, creating a partition on external hard drive on Windows 8 OS is not a complex task. Just follow below mentioned steps to create partitions on external HD: Start Windows 8 system and connect external hard disk to it via data cable Click on Start button and type “diskmgmt.msc”

How to Create Zip Archive on Mac OS X?

Making Zip archives on Mac OS X is not a difficult task. The necessity of making a zip archive comes for all the users in one or the other way. Some makes zip archives by compressing a large number of files to free some space on their systems and some used this advance technique to transfer large number of files over a network. Mac OS X Finder provides an option to make zip formatted compressed archives of multiple files. Compressed archives provide a fast and handy method to decreases the size of one or more files or folders prior to

How to Sync Your Smartphone Contacts with Outlook?

In this digital era, Smartphones have become a major part of our lives. Day-by-day smartphones popularity is increasing and has become the most popular type of mobile communication devices for both business and personal users. This popularity is because of its robust capabilities compared to other types of phones. One of the most powerful features of a smartphone is its ability to synchronize with Microsoft Outlook on your desktop. It even ensures that none of your important contacts, emails, or calendar data is lost or destroyed. Synchronizing your contacts can be done quickly with the proper hardware and software. Connect

How to Rebuild a PST file?

Wondering why Outlook doesn’t open normally or throws error messages every time you access your Outlook PST file. This can be due to the PST file corruption. There is no one particular reason for PST file corruption. For example, incompatibility issues between the PST file and the Windows version, oversized PST file, severe virus infection to the PST file, improper way of terminating the Outlook application and many more. However, the only fix for all these issues is to rebuild the PST file. So now how to rebuild the PST? Don’t worry, for this Microsoft offers a free “Inbox Repair

How to Allocate an Unallocated Hard Drive?

A hard drive will be completely successful only if it is allocated. Hard drive space allocation means making it ready for data storage purpose. On the hard drive space allocation process the size, label and the file system for data structure purpose will be given to that particular hard drive volume or partition. Different operating systems use different methodologies for allocating the unallocated space in the hard drive. Here a detailed procedure to allocate an unallocated hard drive is provided with the procedural steps. Windows is one of the operating system that provides option to allocate an unallocated hard drive

How to Sync iTunes with Multiple Computers?

A recent update from Apple Inc has said that the iTunes facility can be availed in 119 countries all around the global. iTunes is one of the services provided by the Apple Inc. This iTunes helps the user to entertain their selves by providing lot of media storage facilities such as songs, videos etc. This kind of facilities doesn’t end here; apart from this the Apple users can perform lot of file operations on their media files such as storing sharing, retrieving etc. and this can be done among various platforms. One of the major milestones of iTunes is syncing

How to Run OS X on a Virtual PC?

Virtual PC for Mac was originally developed on the PowerPC platform and is also called as virtual machines. It allows you to run more than one operating system at a time on your computer. Earlier none of the virtual machine programs supported Mac OS X. Now, Virtual box added support toe even for Mac OS X server. Hence, now you can easily turn your Mac OS X on virtual PC. Before attempting to use this feature, make sure you have a licensed versions of Mac OS X. Thus, read below to know how the procedure to run your Mac OS

How to Sync Windows 8 with Android Phone?

Syncing your Windows 8 PC with your Android phone is a great way to get your data from your computer to your new smartphone. The syncing will also allow the Android smartphone to be constantly updated every time you connect your Android smartphone to the Windows 8 PC. All you need is a USB cable, a few clicks of the mouse and just few minutes to transfer your files to the Android smartphone. Moreover with Windows 8, synchronization is made much easier and simpler as it has been designed with desktop file management and synchronization across multiple platforms and devices.