Free Analog Desktop Clock for Windows

Starting Windows Vista, users have got the analog clock on their desktop which is easy to view and also looks cool on the wallpaper behind. Moreover there are some options to choose from in Windows 7 but what if you use Windows XP?

Windows XP don’t have such clock, so in case you are still using Windows XP and want such cool looking Windows Vista analog clock then you can surely download one from here. Not only the clock looks great, displays time but can also be used to set alarm for any event that you don’t want to forget. Continue reading “Free Analog Desktop Clock for Windows”

Autorun feature Disabled by Microsoft in Windows XP, 2000 and Vista

Microsoft Windows’ one of the interesting feature was the Autorun feature that was responsible for the default action to be performed automatically whenever you insert a drive. Say you have inserted a USB pen drive and the default action for it was to open the contents, Autorun feature helped it to open the drive automatically.

However as you may know, this feature was also exploited the most by the virus makers. You must have known about the file created by virus called Autorun.inf. Thus seeing this vulnerability Microsoft had decided to shut down this feature. Continue reading “Autorun feature Disabled by Microsoft in Windows XP, 2000 and Vista”

How to find if your Windows is 32-bit or 64-bit

If you have recently bought a new system then you might know what your OS bit is but if it is an old system or you just wanted to find out what is the bit version of the OS you using in your system then here are the steps for it.

Although determining OS bit version is very simple but not everyone knows it. So in case you also don’t know how to find it just read below.

For Windows 7/Vista users:

If you are currently using Windows 7 or Vista as the OS then:

1.    Click Start button Continue reading “How to find if your Windows is 32-bit or 64-bit”

Tomboy: Simple Notes Application

The Notes application in Windows Vista and Windows 7 are very useful in case of noting down something that is very important. The notes application in these OS works as gadgets and are only limited to these operating systems only.

If you like this feature and wanted some similar Notes for OS other than Vista and Win 7 then here is some useful info for you. Tomboy is a desktop note-taking application for Linux, Unix, Windows, and Mac OS X. This application works great on all OS and would satisfy your needs even if you don’t have Windows 7 or Vista. Continue reading “Tomboy: Simple Notes Application”

VistaSwitcher: Alt – Tab Replacement for Windows

While Windows Vista and 7 have this special feature of Alt + Tab that is seeing a preview of the Windows while switching, Windows XP lacks it. With the help of a tool mentioned here, users can get even better preview for not only XP but also for Vista and Win 7.

The tool is called VistaSwitcher which is an elegant and powerful task management utility for Windows OS. Once installed, it replaces the default Windows Alt-Tab dialog with a nice box that shows a list of all running tasks, with their names and preview snapshots, and enables the user to take actions on them using the mouse and keyboard shortcuts. Continue reading “VistaSwitcher: Alt – Tab Replacement for Windows”

Download Free Windows 8 Transformation Pack for Windows Vista

No doubt Windows 7 is the best Windows OS launched till date all because of its features like reliability, speed etc. But if you are using Windows Vista and thinking to turn over to Windows 7, then here is something good for you.

Microsoft has officially stated to start working upon the new OS Windows 8. Despite the fact that its design is not yet revealed, some geeks have developed a package with more futurists look to the Windows 7 which they call the Windows 8 Professional Edition. Continue reading “Download Free Windows 8 Transformation Pack for Windows Vista”

Download Ultimate Windows Tweaker, a Tweak UI for Windows 7 & Vista

If you have used the TweakUI in Windows XP then you must have guessed what this Ultimate Windows Tweaker could do for you. It is a freeware that works on Windows 7 and Windows Vista on both 32 and 64 bit.

The tool is a freeware with size of around 345Kb and requires no installation before use. In spite of the tool being small in size, it can tweak your Windows with over 150 tricks. Some of the features Continue reading “Download Ultimate Windows Tweaker, a Tweak UI for Windows 7 & Vista”