How to Install a Sound Driver for Windows Vista?

A sound card is a device that processes audio information from your computer and sends it out to the audio devices such as speakers, headphones, microphones etc. Similar to your DVD drivers, video cards, USB devices and other hardware devices on your Windows Vista, even these sound cards require driver software (software components to communicate between OS and the computer). Typically the sound driver comes pre-installed on most Vista computers; if you are installing a new sound card then you would have to install a new driver. This can be done with the help of “Device Manager”. Fortunately installing a

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.

Steps to create a Bootable Windows CD

I believe most of you would be aware that, in order to install Windows OS, one needs to boot the computer off of the CD. But, in case you have lost your Windows installation CD and you only have the files of a Windows CD as a backup copy, then what will you do? Unfortunately, these files are not simple files and cannot be simply burned into a new CD as it won’t boot. So, now what can be done? Don’t worry; there is no need to worry about such instances! Here is a perfect way using which you can

How to make Windows 8 faster?

Windows 8 is the latest version of OS introduced by Windows NT family. The new Windows 8 comprises many unique features and functionality that is totally different from all other versions of Windows OS. Despite holding all useful advanced features there are few factors that can possible slow down your Windows 8 performance. Let’s see what could that be and how we can overcome them? Remove Virus: Virus will enter your system and affect most of your systems files and folders and corrupts some of your system drivers too. This is one of the major reason why your PC slowdowns.

How to clean up RAM memory on Windows PCs?

Random access memory, or RAM, is the short-term or operating memory on your personal computer, and it is accountable for how the PC runs. As you continue to use your Windows PC, the available RAM (Random Access Memory) decreases. This happens as you install new programs, download applications, keep some unused files or create new files. Over time, your computer begins to slow down. Programs take longer time to launch and in the worst scenarios your computer runs into errors. Such slow-running PCs are frustrating, and misused RAM is a key culprit why computers become sluggish. With a few simple

Tips for fixing common driver problems

In system, many hardware devices are connected and they need special drivers to work properly. In case if any hardware device does not work properly, then it is due to driver problem. Here I have tried to give simple solutions to fix common problems of device drivers in system. Before that, let us know about some Device Driver problems or errors of some drivers Printer driver issues: Error 1 – Windows Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for any inconvenience Error 2 – Spoolsv.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are

Windows Live Mail to PST Converter

Switched your mail platform from Windows Live Mail to Outlook?  Are you stuck every time while opening email? This is because the Outlook does not provide any option to open Windows Live Mail format directly. So having no additional technique, you have search for other options. However, there is nothing to worry about this issue at all. You will just have to convert your Windows Live Mail to Outlook PST file. This is done by importing all your Windows Live mail to the PST file. It’s just a few minutes process and your entire Windows Live data will be in

Security apps available for Windows

With Windows still dominating the desktop operating systems market share, the Internet has become a goldmine for criminals. When compared to Mac OS X, Windows actually has fewer considerations on security. Yet Windows users don’t have to go running and screaming to Mac OS X to find a more secure operating system, even though that is an option. Instead, Windows users could install a handful of security apps to close that gap. Here are few such apps that offer security to your Windows PCs intruders and other harmful threats. Read below to know the best security apps that are available

How to upgrade Windows 8?

Windows 8 updates are here..! Microsoft has come up with Windows 8.1 with many updated features. Windows 8.1 brings some greatly anticipated new features like Start button, powerful new included apps, a search function that shows the results both from the web and your hard drive better browser, ability to see multiple Windows in Modern UI and lots more. If you are a Windows 8 user and want to enjoy these features then you will have to upgrade your Windows 8 OS to Windows 8.1.? Here’s how to upgrade your Windows 8 PC to Windows 8.1. These few simple steps

Best way to find computer specifications

When you want to install new software or buy a peripheral such as a printer or scanner, you will first find the product’s minimum requirements that are listed somewhere on the packaging. These minimum requirements provide the lowest specification of each component that your computer should have in order to run the program or peripheral properly. These computer specifications can be memory, processor or graphics card etc. At the same time, you will have to be aware of the available computer memory or how powerful the processor is or which operating system you’re running etc. For this you should know