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Speed up your Windows 8/8.1 Start Menu Search

Windows 8 and 8.1 comes with a quick search from the new Metro Start Menu where you can just open the Start Menu and begin typing to search for something on your computer. If pressing the windows key and typing wasn’t that obvious, the new Windows 8.1 update even added a search icon for those who didn’t know (and apparently ... Read More »

Beginner Friendly Guide to RAID


Most people have an multiple storage drives plugged into their computers, using them as single isolated drives. By certain hardware and software methods, you can harness their power in a different way, efficiently using them to your requirement. RAID is one such method. RAID RAID is an abbreviation for “Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks” or “Redundant Array of Independent Disks”. ... Read More »

Why you shouldn’t download DLL files separately

Do Not Download DLL Files

We all face this problem time to time again; You download a software, you try to run it and it gives you a pop-up box error “Warning! SOMEDLL.dll is missing from this computer”. What a lot of people do is simply google the error and download the file separately from websites such as or Seems logical? Yes. But ... Read More »

Why Should You Learn Programming?


In this fast paced and extremely technology dependent world, there are a few basics that one must follow to survive. Programming is nowadays one of the things that you can actually learn and utilize without being a genius. All it takes is determination, a computer, a tutorial and a compiler (the software that runs your code). If you don’t know ... Read More »

3 Simple Ways to Memorize Trigonometric Values

Angles Hand

Are you one of those people who just can’t memorize those trigonometric values? A lot of people can’t. It is quite helpful to memorize sines, cosines and tangents of 0, 30, 45, 60 and 90 degrees since they’re used everywhere. It’s also quite convincing in exams where you’re not allowed to use a calculator, in this case, you have no ... Read More »

[Tutorial] Adding an SWF File to Microsoft Access

Due to lack of information on the internet for this, we prepared this guide for everyone who would like to add flash files in .swf format to a Microsoft Access database. We used Microsoft Access 2010 but this will probably work on all versions. So, why use flash in databases? It’s purely just eye candy and helps make good intro/splash ... Read More »

Introduction and Tips to DOTA 2


Defense of the Ancients (DotA) is a multiplayer online battle arena mod for the video game Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and its expansion,Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne, based on the “Aeon of Strife” map for StarCraft. The objective of the scenario is for each team to destroy the opponents’ Ancients, heavily guarded structures at opposing corners of the map. Players use powerful units known as heroes, ... Read More »

Call of Duty Tips to Increase Your Kills!


  Call of Duty Tips to Increase your Kills These tips are intended for anyone, especially newbies, who want to make their Call of Duty games better. Maybe you just want a general guide, maybe you’re sick of getting killed countless times without killing the other dude. I want to make one thing clear before we proceed; I’m not a ... Read More »

A Friendly User’s Guide on the Benefits of Usenet


What is Usenet? Many people have most likely heard of Usenet sometime or other, but not everyone that has heard of Usenet has actually sat down at their computer and used it. Those people are missing out on quite a lot. Usenet came into being in 1979 and from then on has grown into a huge online global community that ... Read More »

How To Find Out Which Program Is Using Which Port In Windows?

Sometimes for several reasons you might have to look into which program is using certain port e.g port 1055. This is important as sometimes a port is preoccupied and prevents any other program from using it and creates issues. In this case you have to find out which program is using that port and change ports accordingly. Well it’s simple ... Read More »