How to Format a Hard Drive

Hard drive formatting involves erasing your entire data on the drive and to set up a file system so that OS can read from it and write data to it. Actually, formatting a new drive will test the drive for errors and prepare it for use. In case a drive has data on it, formatting the drive removes all of the pointers to your files in turn making files inaccessible. If you want to format the hard drive of Windows computer, then no need to worry because the process is very simple. The Master CD finishes the hard drive formatting

How to Restore iPod to Factory Settings

iPod is the renowned media player, which is used to store your favorite songs, videos and photographs. Its sleek design, super aluminum body, portability, easy to use interface and the high resolution camera for capturing photos (selected models) etc. all made them most popular among music lovers. The storage ability of ranges from 2GB (for iPod Shuffle) to 160GB (for iPod Classic) based on the models. Due to the craze developed for these iPods, manufacturers have come up with newer generations of iPod called iPod Nano, Shuffle, Mini and Classic. Overtime as your iPod becomes older like other devices may

How to erase unwanted objects from a photo using Photoshop

Photoshop is a best tool to edit or design photos in the field of cinematography. It stores its files in .psd and .pdd file extensions. This tool is used by web designers, poster creators, etc. for handling graphics. The added advantage of this Photoshop app is it allows users to crop, manipulate, resize, add logos, correct color on digital photos. In such case, do not worry as you can erase unnecessary objects from a photo using Photoshop. For deleting unnecessary objects from a photo using Photoshop there is an option called Content-Aware Fill. It lets you to randomly choose a

How to fix Master boot record Windows 8

Master Boot Record contains the info about how the logical partitions and file systems are arranged on the device. It even holds the details about the operating system location and works as OS loader while booting the PC. However, sometimes, in your Windows 8 system MBR might get corrupt due to logical issues or due to some other reasons and makes you unable to boot into Windows 8 system. However, if MBR gets damaged, then you will get an error message stating “error loading Operating System”. In such cases, no need to worry, you can effortlessly troubleshoot the corrupt MBR

How to Use Windows System Restore

How to Use Windows System Restore System Restore is an inbuilt tool, which is very useful to you at times. It comes incorporated with the Windows operating system to restore the computer to its normal functionality or roll back all settings or to the previous restore point. It takes snapshots of important and critical system files, program files and the registry settings, which are then safely stored as restore points. At times, when you install any unreliable program or driver on to your computer then the normal functionality of the computer will get disturbed and the computer may not work

How to Partition External Hard drive on Mac

Nowadays many users are convenient in carrying their important data within external hard drive. However, most of the external hard drive users like to store their data in an organized manner. So in order to keep the data in systematized way you will have to partition the external hard drive. It has been noticed that many users does not even know that the external hard drive can be partitioned into logical volumes, so they stick with the only partition which is provided by the vendor. How to partition external hard drive on Mac? The hard drive when purchased will at

How to Transfer Data from Old Computer to Windows 8

When you consider a computer then you will surely have your important data in it. Consider that you have a computer in which you have stored some important data; it is obvious that the data will be stored within the hard drive and this hard drive is called internal hard drive as it is internally attached to the computer. Now assume that you want to transfer your old computer’s data to a brand new Windows 8 PC. It is obvious that it will be very difficult to detach and attach an internal hard drive for transferring data from one computer

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 Disable Automatic Restart Windows 8

Automatic restart usually takes place when some activities such as Windows update, software installation, system errors and many more takes place. For an instance assume that you have updated your Windows 8 operating system and the computer now prompts you to restart the computer, but at present you might not like to restart your computer as some other important operation is been in progress. You may now think that how can I disable the automatic restart in Windows 8? What are the possible measures which can be employed so that there is no harm to my computer? However, don’t worry;

How to View Hidden Files and Folder in Mac?

In Mac OS, some files and directories are invisible or you can say hidden for good reason. It usually means that you do not have to worry at all for these hidden files and folders. However, in case you find that you are in need of these hidden files, folders, and want to make them visible than what you will do. If you do not have any idea, then just read the information below. In order to view hidden files and folders in Mac OS X system you need to perform some actions in Terminal command. Follow below mentioned steps