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[Fix] Relaunch Chrome on the desktop Windows 8 doesn’t work

Start Regedit Windows 8

Windows 8 has this new feature that lets software applications to run in the touch-friendly metro UI mode. It takes you to a full screen view basically. You also have an option to move back to the Desktop mode from the Windows 8 Metro mode. However, this option seems to be a bit buggy for…

 How-To   Web  

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  

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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

How To Setup VirtualHosts, Multiple Websites in XAMPP Apache Server?

XAMPP Control Panel 3 Beta

XAMPP provides a full blown Linux Apache MySQL server installation and is a very good way to seup LAMP architecture on your Windows PCs. Although, XAMPP is available for Linux distribution as well, but is not used often as LAMP packages are readily available on Linux distributions. In this article we will talk about how…

 How-To   Networks  

By Debjit

3 Easy Ways to Get to Grips with Windows 8

Windows 8 Start Screen

So, it’s here, Windows 8, what the company is calling “a new era of PCs” and what is undoubtedly the biggest shakeup to hit your desktop or laptop PC in the past decade. In many ways, Windows 8 represents a bold break from predecessors such as Windows 7 and Windows Vista, most clearly seen in…

 Lists   Microsoft  

By Debjit

3 Things You Should Know Before Switching to Windows 8

Windows 8 Metro UI Laptops

After the epic fail we know as Vista, Microsoft needed to send its sweethearts some candy and flowers. Windows 7 helped, but customers remained leery about how the aging giant can compete in the new age of mobile technology. Enter Windows 8, an experience unlike any other on a desktop computer. What’s So Different About…

 Lists   Microsoft  

By Debjit

5 Essential Windows Applications That Every Internet User Needs

Adobe Reader

There is such a plethora of windows applications available these days, it’s difficult to know which ones to have and which not to. There are many great applications to help with everything from improving photography to gaming. However, it can sometimes be easy to get caught up with what apps you would like for your…

 Lists   Windows  

By Debjit

Windows 8 to be launched in October, tablets powered by OS to follow

Windows 8 Logo

If reports are to be believed, Microsoft is almost done working on Windows 8 which is currently running in Consumer Preview and is set to launch it sometime in October this year. Along with the launch of the touch-centric OS, Microsoft is also looking to launch tablets and PCs powered by Windows 8, and this…

 Microsoft   News  

By Debjit

How to install Windows 8 Consumer preview?

Windows 8 Logo

We have always enjoyed the services of Microsoft in all ways possible. The recent one though is about the Windows 8, the new operating system from the computer giant. Well, if you are thinking of how to install Windows 8 consumer preview on to your system, you might find an answer here. Microsoft has released…


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