Don’t want Windows to automatically put an arrow on shortcut icons? There’s a very simple way to remove it and you don’t even need to install anything. We previously looked at editing the shortcut arrows with a registry tweak. This may not be the approach you want to take if you’re hesitant to dive into the registry, which is completely understandable. This is why Windows Shortcut Arrow Editor has been created. The program doesn’t require an install and works from Vista to Windows 8. Read on to find out how this program works.
When you use your computer to a lot, you will want to make completing your tasks as easy as possible. Many times this is done when you add shortcuts for programs or application launcher programs or docks. Another great way to add a shortcut is to your contextual (right-click) menu. SendTo Manager is a great way to add to the Send To option in your Windows Right-click menu. By having frequently used applications in your Send To menu, you can save yourself some time from having to open the application, then add the file, then complete the action. What
There are many different ways to take advantage of the Amazon Kindle. For users of the original Kindle, you could browser the web in a rudimentary fashion. For those that have invested in the new Kindle Fire, you can browse the web in a fancy new browser built for the device. If you are still using an older Kindle model, you can use Tinderizer to view web articles on the device without actually using a browser. This means you can take articles from blogs, news sites and more to read later on your Kindle. Tinderizer works for Google Chrome, Mozilla
One of the most useful features of iOS 5 happens to be often neglected as well. We’re referring to keyboard shortcuts. If you’ve used a BlackBerry device before, you know how useful keyboard shortcuts are while writing emails or texting friends. iOS 5 on your iDevice now comes with an option to create your own custom keyboard shortcuts. How it works is quite simple – you just enter a shortcut in lieu of the actual phrase that you want to type and iOS 5 automatically inserts the complete phrase for you. This saves typing time and effort for often used
For the Mac owner who also uses a Windows machine, you likely have some things you miss when you use your PC. The most noticeable difference on your desktop is the dock Apple has on all of their computers and tablets. This can be installed as an add-on to a Windows PC to help ease the transition. For Windows users, using a Dock can help increase productivity by letting you access your favorite software in a single click. Nexus Dock is a great replacement for the Mac lover who uses a Windows computer. Why do you need a Dock? If
As a Windows OS users, you must be familiar with the Windows startup. When we boot the computer certain programs that we need, can start up automatically, when Windows starts up. We also see many programs offer the option to start up with Windows, during the installation process. This saves us time since the programs we need are already up, when Windows starts. Some programs do not offer this option while they are installed. If you need to start any program when your Windows boots up, there is simple way to add any installed programs to the start up list
Everyone has their own preferred way of interacting with their computers. Some guys are comfortable with the mouse, while others prefer the Keyboard for a faster navigation. If you are not much of a Mouse user and prefer to use Keyboard for all your computer interaction – this Google Chrome extension might just make you very happy. “Throw away your mouse and browse the web using your keyboard instead.” – That’s how the developers introduces this addon and he might be right. The Keyboard Navigation addon for Google Chrome, makes the webpage links come alive for an easy keyboard interaction.
Mouse Gestures is a concept that was first developed and used in Firefox and now with the Smooth Gestures Chrome Extension we can get the same functionality in Google Chrome too. Smooth Gestures is a near perfect Mouse gesture extension for Chrome, that lets you use mouse gestures and keyboard shortcuts for much faster navigation while surfing the internet. Smooth Gestures is an extension that allows you to move the mouse while holding the right mouse button to trigger actions, such as page navigation or tab management. It supports click-and-drag (mouse gesture), click-and-scroll (scroll gesture), click-and-click (rocker gesture), and keyboard