Sunday, July 7, 2013

How to find your ip address quickly

No installation or what so ever needed. Any browser will do, just make sure your default browser search is google.
Here's how to do it :

1. Type "ip address" without those quotes on your address bar, press enter.

2. And the result will be displayed as follows :

Monday, July 1, 2013

How to get file permissions access in ubuntu

Press Alt-F2 and type : gksudo nautilus

Friday, June 28, 2013

Use these Youtube URL hacks to get more features

YouTube doesn’t expose some in-demand features on its website – including playing videos on repeat, downloading them, automatically enabling HD mode, and more. You can do all these things, but you’ll need to know these URL hacks. Most of these tricks allow you to easily do extra things on YouTube just by modifying the URL (web address) in your browser while using YouTube. Read here for the rest of this article.

Source : MakeUseOf

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

How to convert table from Microsoft Word, Open Office Writer and others to HTML

Not only you can convert table from Microsoft Word, Open Office Writer or any other word processor, you can convert the whole document to HTML as well. Head over here to start converting now!

Saturday, June 22, 2013

How to use HijackThis to detect spyware, malware and other threats on your system

1. Download HijackThis tool from this site.

2. Run HijackThis and wait for it to generate a log file when it finishes.

3. Go to, copy the log file, paste into the textbox and click Analyze.

4. Wait for it to generate the result and use the result to take the neccessary action on your system.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

How to calculate vehicle's road tax and insurance cost

Go to here to calculate your vehicle's road tax cost using the latest JPJ formula.

Go to here to calculate your car insurance cost.

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Other useful Google Services that everyone should know

We all know Google is more than just a search engine: It’s an suite web-based applications and services for everything from email to calendaring, document editing, and file storage. It's even an online media store. However, that isn't all Google can do. There are quite a few useful but lesser-known Google services you should know about. There’s something everybody can make use of here.

Source : MakeUseOf

Thursday, June 13, 2013

How to delete browsing history and cache quickly with any browser

To clear or delete your browsing history and cache quickly, press 'Ctrl + Shift + Del' on your keyboard.

Monday, June 10, 2013

How to change default page size from letter to A4 in Microsoft Word 2010

1. Click the Page Layout tab.

2. Click Page Setup dialog box.
3. Click the Paper tab.
4. Change Paper size to A4.
5. Click Set As Default.
6. Click OK and you're done!

Friday, June 7, 2013

How to check your computer for memory problems.

With Windows 7, Click Start button and type 'mdsched.exe' without the quotes in the Search box.

If you choose to restart your computer and run the tool immediately, make sure that you save your work and close all of your running programs. The Memory Diagnostics Tool will run automatically when you restart Windows. It might take several minutes for the tool to finish checking your computer's memory. Once the test is completed, Windows will restart automatically. If the tool detects errors, you should contact your computer manufacturer for information about fixing them, since memory errors usually indicate a problem with the memory chips in your computer or other hardware problem.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

How to charge iPad on PC or laptop

Usually when you plug your iPad on the USB connector it will displayed 'Not Charging' but by using ASUS Ai Charger not only you can charge iPad, you can charge iPhone and iPod much faster than before. I managed to test charging iPad on Dell Inspiron N4010 laptop with Windows 7 and it works!

After installing the free software, you need to reboot your system and the icon shown below will be displayed. The icon does nothing when you click it or mouse over it, but the 'X' will changed to charge indicator when you connect your iDevice.

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Create An Endless Playlist Of Documentary Films To Watch With These 8 Sites

We all know how easy it is to waste an inordinate amount of the time on the Internet, not doing much of anything productive. On the flip side, there's a lot of interesting, useful and educational content that you can take advantage of. Rather than waste your time on social networks or online games, you could put some of your online time to good use by watching documentaries. There are a lot of free and entirely legal sites.

Go to here to read the rest.

 Source : MakeUseOf

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

How to organize your desktop and hide icons easily

Use Fences to tidy up your desktop by placing icons into moveable groups called "fences".

Features :
  • Create "fences" on your desktop to organize icons
  • Hide and show your desktop icons with a click
  • Mirror your folders' contents on the desktop
  • Have new desktop icons automatically sorted into an appropriate "fence"
System Requirements : Windows 8/7/Vista/XP (XP 32-bit only)

Sunday, May 26, 2013

How to preview BlackBerry 10 on your smartphone

You can now catch a glimpse of BlackBerry 10 by heading to on iPhone or Android browser.

Friday, May 24, 2013

How to search for any phone number worldwide for free

By using Truecaller you can know the person behind the number. You can either search from their website or download their app which is available on iPhone, Android, Windows phone, Symbian, Blackberry or Nokia S40.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

How to reduce computer screen brightness to beyond the lowest settings

This small portable software could be very useful especially when working during night time. No need to install, just download and run the program. Change brightness level from the icon in the system tray. Works with Windows XP and 7 too.

Monday, May 20, 2013

6 Ways To Watch YouTube Without Going To YouTube

Do you sometimes get tired of YouTube? No, I don’t mean of YouTube’s content – it’s so diverse you can always find something new and exciting to watch – I’m talking about YouTube’s interface, with its suggestions, comments, and clutter. For me, YouTube’s interface is sometimes a reason all by itself to not watch videos at all – it’s just too messy. Check out this list of alternative interfaces and ways to watch YouTube.

Source : MakeUseOf

Saturday, May 18, 2013

How to merge pdf documents

You can now merge pdf documents free and easily up to 30MB size. No installation required, just go to this link here and start merging now!

Thursday, May 16, 2013

How To Pimp Your GPS With Free Sat Nav Voices

I’m sure many of you have a Sat Nav (Satellite Navigation) tool, such as a TomTom or Garmin device. You probably realise that you can change the voices, but maybe you haven’t been bothered to do so yet because you thought it would be too much effort.

Go to here to read the rest.

Source : MakeUseOf

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

How to use viber on PC or Mac

  1. Make sure you've already installed viber on your smartphone and also make sure it is running fine.
  2. Go to Viber webpage here and download the desktop version (PC or Mac).
  3. Run the installer and after finishing, enter your phone number to get the activation code from your smartphone.
  4. After entering the activation code, viber will sync all your contacts on your smartphone to your PC or Mac.
  5. That's it! You can now use viber on your PC or Mac just like you do on your smartphone.

Sunday, May 12, 2013

How To Copy Crap-Free URLs From Google’s Search Results

Stop getting a garbled mess every time you try to copy a link from Google search results. Install one simple plugin or userscript and solve this problem entirely. Google uses these far longer than necessary URLs to help track who is clicking which searches, which in turn helps make search results better.

Source : MakeUseOf

Friday, May 10, 2013

How to check your website / blog loading time speed

Go to pingdom tools site, enter your website / blog address and press ENTER !

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

2 Ways To Test If Your PC Can Run That Game

For the everyday, off-and-on PC gamer, knowing how to match your specifications to those that are recommended for playing certain games isn't always the easiest task. How should you know if your GTX 550 is above or below a Radeon HD 6950? Problems like this, coupled with laziness, have probably cost some of us some cash that we wish we had back while we're running a game at 10 FPS.

Source : MakeUseOf

Monday, May 6, 2013

Search Or Browse One Million Public Domain Legal Torrents In The Internet Archive

Browse and download over one million public domain movies, audiobooks and live concerts using BitTorrent. It's all thanks to The Internet Archive, who you might know as the organization behind the Wayback Machine. They've started adding torrent files to their massive archive of public domain files, all of which are hosted by two different Archive servers alongside the usual seeders and peers.

Source : MakeUseOf

Saturday, April 27, 2013

How to check production week for your iPhone, iPad, iPod and other Apple products

Go to Chipmunk: Klantenservice enter your serial number and press the button.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

How to find out if a website is up or down?

Go to and enter your desired website and press enter. See the result as shown below.

Monday, April 22, 2013

Where To Find Awesome Classic Games You Can Play Online

Books, movies and music thrive on their classics, which are still regularly enjoyed by everyone, yet classic games are often hidden behind a maze of hardware conflicts, software emulation and copyright laws. There are, however, a few places on the Internet that offer classic games. I’m not talking about terrible rip-offs or copies, either – I’m talking about the real thing.

Source : MakeUseOf

Free ringtone maker for iPhone, Blackberry, Android, Symbian, and more

Create high quality ringtone of any song for most devices from mp3 files.

Features :

  • Easy to Use (3 steps)
  • Fast conversion
  • Comprehensive support for iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Symbian and others
  • Intuitive user interface
  • Computer safe, free from virus, adware and spyware
  • Absolutely 100% free

Friday, April 19, 2013

The 6 Best Free-To-Play Action Games

The free-to-play revolution is gaining momentum every month. Many of the games are still titles that allow developers to easily place a price on game mechanics, items or units – but some action games are in the mix, as well. Let’s have a look at six free-to-play action games currently available that are well worth your time.

Source : MakeUseOf

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Capture & Save Any Type Of Streaming Content Using Media Sniffer

When we find something we enjoy on the Internet, we often want to hoard it for ourselves and keep it forever (be it legal or not). The most frequent and obvious of this type of behavior is when people are begging to know how to save YouTube videos to their hard drive. You've probably done that once or twice by now through means of browser extension or a third-party website.

Source : MakeUseOf

How to check email account setup

How to check if your email accout setup on your smartphone or any email application is working? Just sent a blank email to and wait for it to reply automatically. You will know your email account is working if you received a reply from within 1 or 2 minutes.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

How to check email address verification

Go to to check an email address wether it exists or not.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

How To Add Your Own Background Images To Your Gmail Account

It's finally possible - you can now set any image as your background in Gmail. Two new themes give you complete control over the image behind them, allowing you to use your own picture or pick your own from a wide selection. Being able to customize Gmail themes with your own photos is, while not essential, a nice feature to have. If you love personalizing things, I recommend you check this out right now.

Source: MakeUseOf

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