How to Show or Hide Hidden Files on MacOS Sierra

It seems like some of your files are hidden by default on Mac OS X Sierra. You can make your Mac show those hidden files or hide some more files by changing some of the settings manually. It just requires few steps. For those who have recently upgraded to Sierra and willing to know the process to show/hide hidden files, here are the two easy and simplified approaches. #Method 1: Sometimes it is better to take a long way home! So here we go with the long way to show or hide Mac OS Sierra hidden files… Select ‘Finder’icon on the

10 Easy Tips to Protect External Hard Drives from Failure

“External hard drive suddenly stopped working” the line itself is so scary which reminds me about lots of data stored on my external hard drive. Really scary right? If so, then take a little care of your external hard drive and keep it away from failure.  Here, I have listed out some simple techniques which could help you in extending external hard drive life span. Caution-When hard drive stops working, don’t come to conclusion that it is failed. First, check whether USB cable is properly connected or not. If not, connect it properly. Tip 1: Avoid Physical Damage There are

5 Best MOV Video Editors for Windows

Watching MOV video without any effect is boring, right? Then make it beautiful and more attractive using video editors. There are number of video editing tools available for Windows in that some are too expensive whereas others are absolutely free. If you need a tool to edit MOV video, but don’t want to spend your dollars, then you are in a right place. Here, I have explained 5 best MOV file editors, which can be used to edit MOV file on Windows without paying a single penny. Tool 1: Jahshaka – Real Time Editing and Effects It is an open

How to Make Mouse Pointer Bigger On Your Mac?

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The size of the cursor is becoming smaller and smaller on Mac systems since high resolution and larger display became a norm. If you have noticed, many Mac laptops with retina display and iMac with high resolution retina display, the cursor is now almost invisible. But, there are few ways to make the mouse pointer bigger. Let’s see what they are. System Preference Pane System preference pane was introduced in Mac a long ago that lets hearing and visual difficulties Mac users to configure many GUI elements on Mac to meet their needs. And this includes; the facility to zoom

3 Easy Ways to Repair a Corrupt MOV File for Free

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Why My Video is Not Playing? When I tried to open one of videos that I took few months back, to my shock, some looked terrible and some simply refused to play. Why can’t my videos just play? Can I even repair them?   Yes, you can repair your videos and make them play again and that too without spending a dime.  There are several ways to repair a corrupt .mov file. They can do pretty much well job depending on how damaged the video file is. Before we go to solution, let’s look at why videos do not play.

Create Spare User Account on Mac to Troubleshoot Problems

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When setting your new Mac system or after re-installing the latest version of macOS, creating an admin account or a spare account apart from your normal user account is highly recommended. This admin account can be used to troubleshoot some common issues with the applications or macOS. Let us see how a spare account can be used to troubleshoot issues. How to Troubleshoot Problems with Spare User Account? When you encounter issues with your Mac and presumably aren’t hardware related, like freezing of an application, stalling of macOS and display of rainbow cursor, show possibilities of preference file corruption. But

5 Computer Mouse Handy Tips for Windows Users

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Computer mouse, one of the most effective and skillful devices and without which we find it difficult to perform certain tasks. In this article, we talk about 5 simple and useful tricks that save your time and to do much more than cut, copy, paste or to open the context menu. Computer Mouse Tips for Windows Trick 1: Use Shift Key to Select Text Most of them will be already using this as it is a very common and widely used trick. If you want to select the text, hold the shift key and press right button on the mouse

Paint 3D – New Application in Windows 10

Paint 3D is a new app added in Windows 10 with creator’s update. With this tool, you can create 3D models, share them online or even with print with a 3D printer. Let’s see how to use this app and create 3D models. What is Paint 3D This is not just the latest version of Paint. It’s a 3D modeling app, that allows you to make your own 3-dimensional models and build scenes with several 3D models. You can download these scenes or models from Remix 3D Microsoft website or upload your own and share with others too. Paint 3D

Sync Your Settings on All Devices in Windows 10

Configuring Settings on every device is really a lengthy and tiresome process. Thankfully ‘Sync’ feature in Windows comes as a savior. Sync Settings was introduced with Windows 8.1 and continue to be an appreciated by the users. You can sync your apps and settings on all your Windows devices so that you don’t have to go through the process all over again when you re-install your operating system. Here’s how you can sync all your settings across Windows devices. Your Windows 10 operating system will take care of all the settings as soon you turn on the Sync feature. It

Computer Security to Protect from Online Thieves and Hackers

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We always think that computer security as complicated and too technical to understand. But actually, it’s not. It is a very simple process and certain changes in our behavior on how we handle our devices make a big difference. So, here are few basic yet significant things that you should know to protect yourself from online thieves. Enabling Automatic Updates We have constantly encountered with security issues in all almost all the apps that we use every day. Whether it is Google Chrome, Windows, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Adobe Flash plugin the is never ending. Most of the software and operating