Backup Firefox easily with Batckup Firefox

Backing up Firefox profiles from one system to another is not simple, even many of our readers have asked us how to do that. Although I have shared one tool called MozBackup earlier which can do this easily for you, here is another simple tool for the same purpose.

For all those people who work on more than one system, one thing that annoys them the most is that the browser they use is not according to them. So if you want to backup and transfer the user profiles from one Firefox browser to another, you can use the tools mentioned. Continue reading “Backup Firefox easily with Batckup Firefox”

Change System Default Browser with a Single Click

We all have more than one browser installed in our system to serve our needs when one of the many installed browsers doesn’t work. But having many browsers in the system asks us to change the default browser each time we start the other browser.

With the help of this tool called BrowserTraySwitch, we can not only launch any browser installed in the system with a single click but also change the “default” browser of the system and that too without launching any browser from the start menu. Even if you have multiple browsers installed, you can always just launch your desired browser from the start menu when you want to use it. And while this tool can be used to launch selected browsers on demand, its real use is to change your systems “default” browser. Continue reading “Change System Default Browser with a Single Click”

Solution to “This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer”

The problem was faced by one of our readers who faced the following error message whenever he clicked on a drive to open it and see the contents.

“This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. Please contact your system administrator”.

Cause of the problem:

The problem is confirmed to be caused due to change in the default web browser or the Internet Explorer.

Steps to fix the problem:

You can try following solutions and see which one fix it for you. Continue reading “Solution to “This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer””

Set Your Default Web Brower for Your User Profile

How many times it has happened to you that wish you to use Firefox as your favorite and default web browser but your brother or sister wish to use Internet Explorer as his/her default web browser? This is a common conflict in case of a single computer shared by many users with different user profiles or accounts.

On running the Internet Explorer which is not a default browser (say), we get a message “Internet Explorer is not currently your default browser. Would you like to make it your default browser?” If we click yes, IE will be our next default explorer which will again pose a conflict for the other user. Continue reading “Set Your Default Web Brower for Your User Profile”