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...]

Clear commands history of Run box on Windows

Do you often use Run box to quickly access programs, folders and files? Users who prefer keyword, love to type commands in the Run box to launch programs as against clicking program's name in the … [Read more...]

Can I download free Windows 8 copy for testing

Microsoft has released next version of Windows operating system in the form of Windows 8. Besides all the goodness of Windows 7 operating system, it includes all new metro (tiled) interface specially … [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...]

Find expiry date of Windows software

Expiry date indicate when your Windows software with stop working and you need to update or upgrade to newer version of the software. This is common while using evaluation (beta) copy of Windows … [Read more...]

Capture screenshots on Windows 8 automatically [shortcut]

Print Screen key comes very handy for capturing screenshot of current desktop view on Windows computer. Ideally, once you capture screenshot it is saved to the clipboard and then you can paste it in … [Read more...]

Add My Computer icon to Windows 8 desktop & metro screen

'My Computer' icon at top left part of desktop screen has been very important part of Windows. Unfortunately, by default this icon is missing from the desktop on new Windows 8 operating system. You … [Read more...]

New Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts

Besides introducing new features, Windows 8 operating system also has new keyboard shortcut hotkeys to use these features. With support for apps from Windows Store, there are number of shortcuts to … [Read more...]