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Install PHPMcrypt in Mac OS X Yosemite – MacPorts [How To]

Install PHPMcrypt in Mac OS X Yosemite – MacPorts [How To]

We had earlier told you about how to install php-mcrypt easily on Mac OS X (Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion) using brew. But, I just stumbled upon another very very easy way to install php-mcrypt using MacPorts and we will show you how to do it on Apple Mac OS X Yosemite. 1. First of all…

 How-To   Linux  

By Debjit

Take Screenshot in Windows 8 with No Extra Software [Keyboard Shortcut]

Win Key + Print Screen: Windows 8 Screenshot Shortcut

Operating systems like Linux and Apple Mac OS have a nifty feature of a Keyboard Shortcut using which you can take a screenshot very easily without the use of any third-party image capture software. Just hit the Print-Screen button on the keyboard of your Linux or Mac OS X and the screenshot gets captured. However,…

 Tips & Tricks   Windows  

By Debjit

How To Change Grub2 Default Boot OS Order & Duration in Fedora Linux?

Grub 2 Configurations File in Fedora

A lot in the booting mechanism has changed ever since Grub2 has been introduced in the scene. Earlier methods of tinkering around with the bootloader as in Grub1 are nt valid for Grub2. Well, it happens that I dual boot my laptop with Windows and Fedora Linux where Fedora Linux is the first in the…

 How-To   Linux  

By Debjit

Top 7 Free E-Book Reader Apps For Windows 8 / Windows RT

Amazon Kindle Reader Windows 8 ebook reader

In today’s fast moving world E-Books are a man’s best friends. You can read them from first to last and also search through them, thanks to the ever evolving computer, web and mobile technologies. In this article we will take a look at the top 6 freely available Windows 8 e-book reader apps. If you…

 Lists   Windows  

By Debjit

[Full List] Apple Giving 25 Top Paid Apps & Games For FREE – App Store 5th Yr. Anniversary Celebrations

Apple App Store 5th Year Anniversary

Looks like Apple is celebrating the 5th year anniversary of its App Store by making many top paid apps and games available for free to users ahead of its 5th year anniversary for Apple’s App Store on July 10, 2013. Although there has not been any official communication from Apple regarding this as Apple does…

 Apple   iOS   Lists  

By Debjit

Cinnamon Desktop – Change Panel Font Size; Increase Menu Size [How – To]

Cinnamon Desktop Panel Font Size

Cinnamon Desktop has shot upto prominence recently after it was being used an alternative as well as a replacement for the new Gnome 3 Desktop environment. Frankly speaking, I was not very comfortable with the Gnome 3 interface too and was looking for ways to downgrade to Gnome 2. Thats when I stumbled on the…

 How-To   Linux  

By Debjit

How To Install Sublime Text Editor in Fedora / RedHat?

Install Sublime Text Editor in Fedora Linux & Red Hat Linux

Sublime Text 2 is one of the best cross-platform code editors out there. Given the fact that my work needs me to shuffle between all the three platforms Linux, Mac OS and Windows, I always prefer code editor that looks and feels same on all these three operating systems. And apart from the looks, the…

 How-To   Linux   Software  

By Debjit

How To Install Chromium Browser In Fedora Linux?

Chromium Browser installed on Fedora 18

If you are not aware, then Chromium browser is the one that powers Google’s famous Chrome browser. Although the Chromium browser is free and open source, it has not been included in the official Fedora repositories. However, you can still install it using one of the unofficial repositories maintained by Tom Callaway who happens to…

 How-To   Linux  

By Debjit

How To Make a Fedora Bootable USB From Ubuntu?

USB Bootable Fedora - Completed!

Ubuntu already has a builtin tool using which you can make a bootable USB drive fro Ubuntu. Although I was under the impression that this tool could be used to create a bootable drive for any operating system ISO, but I was wrong. When I tried using the Fedora 18 64-bit ISO as the source,…

 How-To   Linux  

By Debjit

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