Patch Windows Against WannaCrypt Ransomware

Earlier we posted an article about how you can defend your PC against WannaCrypt or WannaCry ransomware. At that time Microsoft had not released anything except the assurance that Microsoft Defender and Microsoft Security Essentials can protect your PC against WannaCrypt. But now Microsoft has released several patches to protect your Windows PC against the Read More …

BattCursor Shows Remaining Notebook Battery Charge Under Mouse Cursor

Notebooks seem to have replaced the older desktop computers finally. These days you do not see any desktop computer except in school laboratories, offices or at the home of some gamers, power users and old schoolers who feel attached emotionally to their decades old computers. The newer notebook computer consume almost 1/10th of the power that a desktop computer Read More …

USB Raptor Locks Windows PC with a USB Memory Stick

Sometimes we wish that instead of password protection for locking down your Windows PC, it should have had a physical lock-key mechanism. Anytime we wanted to lock the PC, we would have just locked the PC with the key and taken the key with us – just as we do in our automobiles. While the security experts might Read More …

How to Close Internet Connection for Only One Program in Windows

Sometimes a background process running in Windows starts to consume a greater portion of the internet bandwidth and leaves nothing for the rest of the applications. Then when you try to open a website, it loads very slow or does not load at all. So how do you find if program or background process is Read More …

Save & Restore Desktop Icons Positions in Windows with Iconoid

Every time you copy something on your Windows desktop or a new program is installed and it places a new desktop icon, the desktop icons get re-arranged. And then it becomes a struggle to find where the icon of your favorite program has disappeared. Due to this problem of icons re-arrangement, many times people delete the Read More …

Backup & Restore Disk Images in Windows with ODIN

Its a pain to re-install Windows operating system followed by drivers, updates and other third party software every time your PC stops working due to malware infection, hard disk failure, files corruptions and more. This is why it is a good idea to make a backup of your entire hard disk into a hard disk image immediately after Read More …