Find shared folders & stop sharing on Windows PC

Sometimes we share folders with friends on the network and forget to turn off sharing. This can be very critical for data in the shared folders. Hence, it is important to turn off sharing when not … [Read more...]

How to open Command Prompt as admin in Windows 8

Windows 8 has new Metro (also called modern, titled) interface with no start button. As a result, performing basic tasks like opening command prompt window can be done differently and more quickly on … [Read more...]

Change title of Command Prompt window for easy identification

Majority of us like graphic user interface [GUI] of Windows and love to click on different elements to perform required tasks. However, there are select group of user who prefer to use text commands … [Read more...]

How to repeat Ping website URL regularly

Ping is very useful and easy way to check connectivity issues. We can know website UP status or down status as a result of server issue using Ping command. It helps conclude on the connectivity status … [Read more...]

Open Command Prompt for specific folder in Windows 7

Command Prompt windows is very important utility feature on Windows. You can perform basic routines on Windows quickly by using commands in the Command Prompt Window. Besides the default method of … [Read more...]

Could not flush the DNS Resolver Cache error message

While trying to clear DNS Cache on Windows XP or Vista computer, you might get error "Could not flush the DNS Resolver Cache" instead of successful flushing of DNS cache. We generally get this error … [Read more...]

How to clear / flush DNS cache to speed up internet?

DNS (Domain Name Server) cache is stored by Windows (XP and Vista). This cache helps is faster opening of websites already visited on the computer. However, stale DNS cache can cause lot of issues … [Read more...]