Printing and scanning documents are regular activities for an office employee, or maybe even a home user. Even Fax hasn’t become extinct yet. I remember myself running across a street to frantically find a cyber café with fax facility as I had to send a document to an organization that were hell bent on receiving the...

Internet Explorer, the internet browser built in Windows, is one huge beast. It has innumerable configuration options through which you can tweak the internals of this browser. All these configurations come packed in this applet. How to Launch It Open the traditional Control Panel through the Start Screen or using...

This applet is solely for advanced users, who know to meddle with the system safely – typically the administrators. It lists all the advanced system tools with the help of which, you can tweak and modify the internals of the system, like hard disk, OS performance, background services, task scheduling, print...

All the computer users have one thing in common – remembering lots of credentials. There are several websites that you access daily, like, Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, etc. Besides that, you have your Microsoft Account or Live ID. Also, you may be accessing several network drives in order to access music, work...

This applet lets you manage your display settings like screen resolution, text size, display size, secondary screens, etc. How to Launch It Open the traditional Control Panel through the Start Screen or using the Run Windows command “control”. Select “Category” view for Control Panel. Select “Appearance and...

Windows provides a plethora of languages to people who might not be comfortable with the default English language. You can customize your OS to use one or more languages using this applet. How to Launch It Open the traditional Control Panel through the Start Screen or using the Run Windows command “control”. Select...

This applet gives you a refined control over the appearance of Windows Explorer. Through this applet, you can significantly improve your efficiency of browsing the file system of your machine by customizing minute details of Windows Explorer. How to Launch It Open the traditional Control Panel through the Start...

Suppose that you made several changes to a crucial document – let’s say that you deleted a good portion of the document deeming it unnecessary. But, today you realize that the deleted part was, indeed, an important one. Unfortunately, you don’t have another copy of yesterday’s document. So now you really wish that you...

Microsoft introduced HomeGroup in Windows 7 to enable easy sharing of data and devices across the network. Two computers within a HomeGroup can directly access the shared data and devices connected to them. So, you need not mail a document to another computer just to print it. You can directly access that computer’s...

This applet lets you customize the overall look of your Windows 8 system. You can change various aspect of the system, like, the window colors, background picture, screen saver, sound themes, etc. How to Launch It Open the traditional Control Panel through the Start Screen or using the Run Windows command...