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How to: Create your own File Encryption Application

encryptionXOR thumb Everyone has secrets, Those who don’t still want some things to stay hidden. Most of you would have already used software that are capable to lock your files and after that can only be accessible with a password (like WinRar).… Read More »

How to: Automate things online with IFTTT

automate-online If you’re not familiar, IFTTT is a service that allows you to connect other services together to perform automated actions. It stands for “if this then that” and revolves around only this statement. It is completely free to use and… Read More »

How to: Install Windows on Mac via Boot Camp

Bootcamp-small A Mac is built for compatibility, supporting all industry standards; Mac OS X is almost fully compatible to windows. For those for whom even this isn’t enough, there is Boot Camp. Boot Camp is a utility included in Mac OS… Read More »

How to check if two PCs are connected in a network

Network So you are trying to establish a network between two computers and you have no idea whether they are setup correctly. To check if the connection is able to send and receive data, windows have a inbuilt service through which… Read More »

How to: Add custom icon on Removable Drive

removable drive Did You Notice, whenever you insert a game CD/DVD, an icon is used over the drive. By default windows will put a simple Disk image over it. Game developers and software designers generally use their company logo to show off… Read More »

Tricky VLC Media player features you were ignoring until now

VLC-vlc_cover VLC is a free open source media player developed by VideoLAN. For quite some time now it has been the most popular media player across all platforms. Despite a minimalistic and frankly, dull GUI, VLC has held ground due to… Read More »

How to: Create folder that no one can access not even you

no-permission These type of folders generally known as Private folders. To make Private folder which nobody can open, delete, see properties, rename we need to modify its permission for system. This can either done by going to its Properties > Security… Read More »

Howto: Create a File of whatever size you want in Windows

Windows-file You can create a file of any size using nothing more than what’s supplied with Windows. There comes a time in every developers life where they need a data file for testing purposes and there are none handy. Rather than… Read More »

How to: Hide your data in a Audio Song

sound-secret-files-newfile Introduction Due to the way different file types are read it is possible to have a single file that acts differently depending on how it is read. For example sounds & images are read from the header down whereas ZIP… Read More »

How To: Edit default location for installing Apps permanently

change-default-directory Fed up of changing the location of directory where your game or application should be installed? Then this solution is for you, as the size of hard drives increase, more people are using partitions to separate and store groups of… Read More »