Opera has a annoying habit of popping up a new Transfers tab, everytime you start a file download, this could be intrusive at times, since this tab may be set to steal focus on the browser, bring it to the foreground.
If you are looking to disable the transfers tab or open it in the background, you can follow the steps listed in this post.
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Google AdSense team has announced a new feature, where users can get AdSense reports as a email, the, you can setup to receive email reports for multiple email addresses.
To setup email reports for your AdSense account, follow the simple steps listed below.
Step 1: Login to you Google AdSense account.
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There may be times when you may have forgotten your Windows passwords and are unable to login to your PC, this can cause huge frustrations, if you do not have any other users on the PC, or do not have access to the administration account.
The most dire consequences of forgetting your password could be reformatting and reinstalling your OS, however there is a way in which you can recover lost Windows passwords for your computer.
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There are several times when you may close a tab by mistake in the browser, if you are Google Chrome user, you can easily open the last closed tab, by opening a blank tab and selecting the link from the recently closed section.
Firefox users can use a add-on to reopen accidentally closed tabs with the help of a Firefox add-on, however Opera users have it much more easier.
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Recently one of our readers had emailed and asked about removing a deadly worm codenamed Conficker aka Downup or Kidofrom their system, though we did not have enough time to research and reply back to the reader, we did come across a solution that would help users to remove Conficker worm from their systems.
For those who are unaware of this worm, here is what Wikipedia has to say about Conficker:
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To keep my inbox free from clutter, I have setup several Gmail filters which automatically archive emails or apply a certain label to them, however due to the large number of labels in my inbox, it becomes quite problematic to browse to the labels and open them to view the emails in it.
The Go To Label feature in Gmail Labs allows users to use keyboard shortcuts to quickly browse any particular labels in Gmail. Here is a step by step guide that shows you, how to quickly browse Labeled emails in Gmail.
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Quite recently we told you, how you can subscribe to developer channel in Google Chrome. In the latest development channel, Chrome adds the ability for users to add extensions to the browser, however extensions are not enabled by default and you will have to specify some startup parameters to them.
To enable extensions in Google Chrome, follow the simple steps listed below.
Step 1: Download the latest development channel for Google Chrome.
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You may receive tons of email in your Gmail account on a day to day basis from social networking sites, from your friends, from colleagues and more, adding labels to your emails will definitely help you to distinguish the emails quickly and let you view all emails from a particular source at once.
The labels in Gmail are pretty similar to physical folders available in Yahoo and Hotmail, however with Gmail, only a single copy maintained, no matter how many labels you apply to it.
Also Read: How To Auto Archive Emails in Gmail
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There are many times when websites do not add hyperlinks to text thus making the text un-clickable, to open the link, you will have to copy the text and then paste it into the browser address bar.
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We are pretty paranoid about having daily backups of our MySQL database for this site, and in the past have written a easy tutorial to create backups of MySQL database in under a minute.
However not everyone is command prompt savvy, or you may want to create backups in a different way. Noupe.com has come out with a list of 10 ways to automatically backup your MySQL database, to get some peace of mind, that if something crashes you have a backup to restore from.
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We have been talking a lot about IE8 and its features, however not everyone is going to love the browser and uninstalling IE8 is slightly different in Windows Vista than it is in Windows XP.
If you are a vista user, here are the steps on how you can uninstall IE8, which we have also covered in the past.
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Privacy concerns are pretty high these days, with ISPs snooping on what you download, throttling bit torrent connections and lawsuits galore. So how do you protect yourself from these privacy concerns?
The simple answer to this question would be Staying anonymous on the Internet, but how? When you browse any website, you are identifiable by a Internet Protocol (IP) address, which links back to your ISP and eventually to your computer.
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Quite recently I was travelling to Orlando for a vacation, I did not have my laptop with me, since this trip was purely for fun, however the American domestic flights are known to be late and keeping a check on flight status was not easy since I did not have access to the computer.
I did use Google search to check the flight status using my Nokia N95 phone on a AT&T GSM connection and the Google Search application for Nokia N95. However the search results returned by Google were not satisfactory and I needed to click on a link to finally look at the flight status.
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One of our readers recently send us a question asking us;
One of my friends recently emailed a attachment which had a DOCx extension, I am not sure how to open this file, can you please help me out with this.
The answer to question is pretty simple, to open DOCx file you will need to either have Microsoft Office 2007 installed on your computer, or convert the document to a compatible format, that you can open in other Microsoft Office versions or convert the file to a HTML format itself.
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I recently received a email from my manager which contained several word documents as attachments, my task was to convert those word documents into HTML files and upload it to our servers.
Though the task may sound as simple as it is, I had quite a few options on how to go about doing the tasks, which included.
- Manually converting each and every document to HTML files, tediously writing proper HTML code to preserve all the formatting.
- Convert each of the individual files to HTML using the internal conversion provided by Word.
- Use a online file converters to convert each of the word documents to HTML files.
- Use a Freeware utility to batch convert Word Documents to HTML files.
The first option was out of question, since it would take me few days to convert 70 word documents to properly formatted HTML documents. The second option was not feasible too, since the internal conversion would create the most dirtiest HTML code you can every come across.
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