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Create Multi-part Archives to Split Large Files for Emailing, Writing to CD [How To]
Tue, Jan 4 2011 8:00
In the last guide, I showed you how to extract files from multi-part archives. If you want to create on of these archives yourself, follow this guide. This guide will show you how to create multi-part archives with the following tools: 7-Zip WinRAR Why... Read More...
Extract Multi-part Archives (.000, .001, .r01, .r02) with 7-Zip [How To]
Mon, Jan 3 2011 8:00
Every now and then I come across something I want to download and find it’s been separated into multiple archives. This is usually done because the file size is large and, to avoid failed downloads, it’s split up into multiple pieces before... Read More...
Big Screen EPG Puts the “E” in Electronic Program Guide [Part 3 of 3]
Fri, Dec 24 2010 19:00
Localization: For those of you tuned in from around the world – welcome. I’m a Kiwi (a person from New Zealand) and this article was written primarily to address NZ Windows Media Center users lack of access to the Electronic Program Guide... Read More...
Win one of 10 Licenses for JV16 Powertools, $29,95
Sun, Dec 19 2010 11:55
Windows Guides’ Rating User Rating Compatible with System 5 out of 5 Some of you already guessed it, I know. If you didn’t see the review on JV16 PowerTools 2010 you might want to do so now. jv16 PowerTools is the ultimate Windows optimization... Read More...
Microsoft Updates MSE to 2.0–Brings a Heap of New Features
Fri, Dec 17 2010 11:15
Its quite hard to believe Microsoft Security Essentials has been with us 14 months.  In that time it has continued to impress everyone that seems to use it and keeps critics happy with its great detection rates and small footprint on the system.... Read More...
Display Lyrics in MediaPlayer and WinAmp [Freeware]
Wed, Dec 15 2010 10:49
Having a Sing-A-Long party in the near future are you ? Or simply like to check out the lyrics of your favorite songs ? No matter your reason, here is one way to get the Lyrics your way. All you need is a Lyrics Plug-In. Doing a bit of research around... Read More...
JV16 PowerTools 2010 – The Ultimate System Cleaning and Error Fixing Utility Suite
Mon, Dec 13 2010 11:17
Windows Guides’ Rating User Rating Compatible with System 5 out of 5 jv16 PowerTools is the ultimate Windows optimization and tune-up utility suite. The bottom line is that it keeps your computer running smooth, fast and greatly improves its overall... Read More...
Solutions to Error 651: The modem has reported an error
Mon, Dec 13 2010 3:00
You try to initiate the dialer in Windows 7 and only found that it doesn’t work and returned with an Error 651: Your modem (or other connecting device) has reported an error. You had tried to restart your PC, your router, your modem etc. and the problem... Read More...
Spotify and Grooveshark: Get Free Music – legally
Sat, Dec 11 2010 11:20
I’ve stopped buying music. Now hold on, before you jump to any wrong conclusions – I don’t illegally download it either. I rent it … sort of. These day it seems, the music industry are doing what they can to make it harder for... Read More...
5 Free Xmas Windows 7 Themepacks
Fri, Dec 10 2010 6:43
We love the holiday season, we also love customising our desktops. That’s why we’ve teamed up with mlewallpapers.com to bring you 5 festive Windows 7 Themepacks for your PC this Christmas! Each pack contains 5 unique, hand-picked wallpapers and are totally... Read More...
Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification [December 2010]
Thu, Dec 9 2010 14:05
Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification issued: December 9, 2010 Microsoft Security Bulletins to be issued: December 14, 2010 This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release on December 14, 2010. This... Read More...
Install PowerShell 2.0 on your Windows XP [How To]
Fri, Dec 3 2010 11:23
Doing a quick search on our site reveals several articles and forum posts regarding the new PowerShell functionality that comes shipped with Windows 7. Windows PowerShell is a command-line shell and scripting language designed for system administration... Read More...
Setting up a TV in Windows Media Center
Wed, Dec 1 2010 11:00
WMC TV for your PC Back in a previous post (add a tuner) we talked about the features available in the TV section of Windows Media Center made possible by the installation of a TV tuner card. In this article we’ll take you through the whole process... Read More...
Create the Windows Aero Effect in Photoshop [How To]
Sat, Nov 27 2010 15:00
This is a guest article written by Bituser from bituser.com. Find out more about Bituser at the conclusion of this guide. This is a simple guide that will show you how to create that awesome looking Windows Aero effect in Photoshop. If you are using another... Read More...
Aerofoil: Extends your notebook’s “on-time” while on battery [FREE]
Thu, Oct 7 2010 15:29
Aerofoil reduces your computer’s power consumption when it is running on battery. It does this by automatically switching off some features, like the Aero glass interface, Windows sidebar, muting the sound etc. when your notebook is running on battery... Read More...
WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe – HD Backup and Conversion Just Got Easy
Sun, Aug 22 2010 8:00
You might remember our review of WinXDvd Ripper back in May this year. The developers of WinXDvd Ripper kindly gave away some 30 licenses for our readers. This time I want to tell you about WinXdvd Rippers bigger brother the WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe... Read More...
LogMeIn-Express is now Join.me [Still FREE]
Tue, Aug 10 2010 3:00
You might remember the article about LogMeIn Express (Remote Desktop, No Installation Required). I just checked in on the site and discovered that is has gone Pro. Though they still claim it’s in beta stage. The service is totally refurbished with... Read More...
Editorial: The Future is in the Cloud(s)
Thu, Jul 22 2010 3:00
I recently posted in Windows Forums about what I think will be the emphasis in Windows 8 development. In a nutshell, I talked about “the cloud”. For those of you not familiar with this terminology, just think about local storage; your C: drive... Read More...
Going Retro, using Windows 98 Plus! Themes
Sun, Jul 18 2010 8:00
These days ‘Going Retro’ is all over the place. Fashion, home design, artwork etc. If you’re all Retro Fan, or just feeling nostalgic, by all means read on. If you’ve been around computers a while, you should remember the good... Read More...
Softkey Revealer – Keep Track of Your Serials [Freeware]
Thu, Jul 8 2010 8:00
We’ve all been there I’m sure. Your precious (bought-for-hard-earned-money) software needs to be reinstalled – or – you need to totally wipe that old computer and reinstall everything. But where did I store that serial ?? Did I... Read More...
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