Upgrade to Windows 8 from XP

It’s a good choice of upgrading your system OS from Windows XP to Windows 8 since Win 8 OS is comparatively have effective features, enhancement in speed, provides greater options. If you wish to upgrade your system from Windows XP to Windows 8, then check your system requirements and follow below mentioned procedure carefully. Before installing Windows 8 OS, you have to check for System requirements: Processor: 1 Gigahertz (GHz) or faster RAM: 1 Gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit) Free hard drive space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) Graphics Card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with

How to Turn on ActiveX in Windows 8?

ActiveX controls permits some applications to run on your system. They might pop up when you are watching a video clip or playing game online. If you disable them then your system refuses to run any application that needs ActiveX but they are quite a few nowadays. Just go on reading this article and know how to enable ActiveX controls in Windows 8 in few steps. Follow mentioned steps to turn on ActiveX controls in Windows 8. Open Internet Explorer on your system and click on the “Tools” menu at the top Select “Internet Options” from the list under the

Tips and Tricks to use OS X Mavericks

Mavericks is the most recent version of Mac OS X that builds about the foundation of Mountain Lion to provide brand new features such as Maps and iBooks, renovated system application, along with brand new energy-saving technology such as App Nap and Safari Power Saver. For power users, Mavericks enhanced multiple displays, Finder tabs, tags, and Apple Script Libraries. However, if you are new to Mavericks OS X then follow below mentioned tips and tricks to use it appropriately and gain better performance. Remove unused apps lowering battery life An updated version of Mavericks has the capable to power down

How to enable cookies on Windows 8?

Cookies are the small package of data sent from a web server and stored in the user’s local web browser. These cookies keep tracks of the loaded and unloaded elements to notify the server that all the elements of the website are available to the user or not. These cookies are light weighted programs so that they can fly easily from one end to the other end. In Windows 8 operating system the cookies option is not enabled by default. This means the cookies won’t track anything from the user side and submit to the web server or hosting server.

What’s New in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 is an updated version of Windows 8 operating system and this version is released keeping goal of offering customers the best modern business systems for today’s modern business. This version introduces new manageability, security, network capabilities, mobility, and user interface, etc. Below mentioned some of the new features and enhanced features provided in Windows 8.1 OS. Lets know all of them in brief.. BYOD Enhancements Work Folders: This enhancement allows users to synchronize data to their devices from their user folder located in the server. Files created in your system will synchronize back to file server also. However,

Best Way to Find Hidden Files and Folders in Windows

Hidden files in Windows are normal files but are made invisible. Actually there are two forms of hidden files, the files with “H” attribute are marked by user as hidden and files with “S” attribute are system files marked by OS to prevent the files from being edited by novice users. These system files can be made visible by sending request to the Microsoft OS.  It is also possible to find the files and folders that are hidden by the users. You might be exhausted of searching for those hidden files and folders on your system. However, the procedure to

Shortcut keys for Windows 7

Getting familiar with or mastering the keyboard shortcuts not only help you to get the work done faster, but also increases your productivity. In case you rely completely on Windows 7 for all your business and personal work then it’s very much important to know these shortcuts. There are hundreds of shortcuts available for Windows 7, but it’s difficult to remember all of them. Hence, here are some of the important and frequently used Keyboard Shortcuts you might want to check out. General Shortcuts for Windows 7 Function Key Combination To Maximize the current Window Windows  + Up arrow Restore

Way to Update Android Version on My Phone

Android is the most leading operating system, suppose you are using the Android Smartphone then you can update it now using Android data network rather than going for PC. Android OS can be updated through this network, you may have any Android OS based device, and through the same data network you can update it. So whenever you get any notice regarding the updates from Android provider then simply maintain back up of all-important files to avoid data loss and then carry out updating of OS and other latest features and applications of OS. Make sure that while updating the

What’s new in MacBook Pro 2013?

Recently, Apple has updated both its 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro with some extraordinary features and a focus on enhanced battery life. Here I have explained some of major enhanced features or functionality of MacBook Pro 2013 in brief. A list of some new features and specifications is mentioned here, have a look on it. Display The new MacBook Pro 2013 introduced higher resolution display compared to the new MacBook Air. Keeping resolution ratio in mind, new MacBook Pro 2013 redesigned existing retina display. 13.3-inch Retina MacBook Pro (late 2013) has 2,560-by-1,600-pixel resolution at 227 ppi. Battery Battery life is

Troubleshoot MacBook Pro Startup Issues

I am having MacBook Pro 15inch that is has Startup Problem. As soon as I press the power button after few seconds the Apple symbol appears with a loading sign below it and won’t go further ahead of it… I am in a remote place where I can’t find a support center. My data is all in the hard drive…. and it has a Mountain Lion!!!!  Someone please Help me with this: how can I troubleshoot my MacBook Pro myself without losing data….? Are you one of those who are encountering the same or similar start up issues as in