Categories
windows hacks

Find Empty Folders With Fast Empty Folder Finder

Fast Empty Folder Finder is a free utility which lets you find out all the empty folders in windows on your hard drive which does not contain any file contents.

It will quickly scan the specified path by you, it depends on you whether you want to search a drive or subfolders under a folder.

empty-folders-search 

After the search ends, you can select which folders you want to delete out of those empty folders found on your hard drive.

Categories
windows hacks

Copy Paste Across Different Computers On LAN Network

When you working across different computers on your LAN network and performing the same related task, including the copy and paste of the same text across several computers on your LAN network it could be really helpful and time saving if you have a network copy paste or your a network clipboard which is being shared across computers on your network.

copy-paste

Today,  we will tell you almost all the ways pt perform a network copy paste or how to copy and paste text in between various computers on your LAN network.

There are several free tools which can allow to share the clipboard on in between the computers of your LAN network.

Categories
windows hacks

Free Video Rotate With Free Video Flip and Rotate

Free Video Flip and Rotate is a FREE and easy to use tool to rotate or flip a video clip. It could really help you view a video which you had recorded from your mobile phone or video camera but the holding position of the camera or the mobile phone was not properly aligned for view.

video-rotate

It is best free software to fix the videos that have not been recorded properly and save the rotated video with in the AVI format which can be played in most of the video players including the default windows media player.

Categories
windows hacks

Prevent / Lock Application Access In Windows

AppLocker is a FREE program which lets you lock any executable file on your computer or in other words prevent programs and applications from running. It could be case when you may not want other users on your computer to run and access some programs installed on your computer.

applocker

Some of the programs are there in the list of applocker but you can even add more programs to the list by typing the executable to the list.

When ever any user try running an executable locked by applocker they will see the error message as shown below.

locked-by-applocker

Categories
windows hacks

Access Hidden XP Applications and Features

No matter how much time you have been using windows xp as there are still some hidden features of windows xp you may not know about. There can be two ways to access the hidden tool and application in windows xp, first one is through some tool called XP Hidden Applications and Second is through simple commands. We will tell you both of these ways in this post.

Access Hidden Tools and Applications Through Third Party Tool

XP Hidden Application Interface is a free program which lets you access some hidden features of windows xp which are normally hidden from xp user. XP Hidden Application Interface will allow you to launch these hidden tools and application with single click.

xp-hidden-1    

This hidden application interface does not include any functionality of it own but it digs into windows to point and launch the hidden features in single click.

Categories
windows hacks

Delete / Replace System Files in Windows

It happens some times when some of the windows system files got corrupted with time due to various reasons.

If you want to delete a system file in Windows XP you may be able to do it easily just by renaming the system file and just refresh the folder view. After refresh windows XP will create the missing file automatically or otherwise you will need to close and reopen the explorer window for that folder.

replacer

But In Windows Vista you can delete or replace a system files, even with administrative privileges. The default windows service called TrustedInstaller protects all the system files by default which will keep protecting the system files and prevent it from getting overwritten.

Today we will tell you how to replace or delete system files in windows both manually and by using software.

Categories
windows hacks

Open Folder With An Alias Name Through Run Prompt

I was trying to get the quickest way through which i can open my favourite folders and programs through run prompt, you must be wondering why I should  rather make desktop shortcuts for those programs and folder and place them directly on the desktop and access them quickly.

alias-shortcut

But I don’t want flood my desktop with more shortcuts as I want it to be as clean as possible. So, I thought of accessing these folders and files with some alias names like through run prompt.

1. d for open C:\Downloads directory

2. a to open C:\abhi directory

3. i to launch iTunes program

and so on.

Finally after some googling and hit and trails I was successful to access any of my favourite program or directory with alias names as commands through run prompt directly.

Read on to know more about how did i do it.

Categories
windows hacks

Backup Offline Installers For All Windows Live Essentials Beta Programs After Download

Recently, Microsoft released all the programs under their windows live essentials beta pack. Windows Live essentials beta pack includes a variety of programs which lets you do various things

windows-live-pack-beta-installler      

The programs which are included in windows live essentials beta pack are:

  • Windows Live Messenger
  • Windows Mail
  • Windows Live Writer
  • Windows Live Photo Gallery
  • Silverlight
  • Windows Movie Maker Beta
  • Family Safety
  • Windows Live Toolbar For Internet Explorer

When ever you want to download any of these programs who will need to first download a single web installer called wlsetup-web_2.exe which runs an installation wizard in which you can select which programs you need to install.

This small web installer actually download the offline installer which can be backed up and install programs on another computers which does need to be connected to internet in order to install these programs.

We will tell you how can you backup the downloaded installers for the specific programs from the system hidden folders after using web installer for installing these programs once.

Let’s see where does windows live essentials beta pack stores the individual installer for all these programs which can be backed up and used as a standalone installer.