Tag Archives: utilities

Tools To Know PC Temperatures And Power Consumption

Microsoft Research has released a utility called JoulesMeter that provides information about the power consumed by your PC. GPU-Z and Real Temp give heat and temperature info about the GPU and CPU, respectively. Continue reading

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BOOKS.SHOW – Touch Enabled WPF Windows 7 Ebook Reader App ‘Done With Microsoft’

At MIX10 a touch enabled open source ebook reader for books sourced from Project Gutenberg was demonstrated. Books.Show was built with Microsoft. Continue reading

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[Update] Microsoft Launches Indic Input Tool For 10 Indian Languages

Transliteration for 6 Indian languages by Microsoft India. Desktop & Web versions. Continue reading

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Codeplex Tool To Isolate Your WiFi Network & Use Windows 7 PC As A Virtual WiFi Router

Use the Virtual WiFi technology in Windows 7 with Codepplex tool Virtual Router to easily setup and configure a virtual wireless network. Continue reading

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Complete Guide To Using VHDs, Windows Virtual PC, Windows XP Mode & ISOs On Windows 7

A complete guuid to virtualization, clone discs, VHDs, Windows Virtual PC, Windows XP Mode virtual desktops and ISOs on Windows 7 Continue reading

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Use The Xbox 360 Controller To Control Your PC

Use your Xbox 360 Controller as a mouse & control your PC with it. Continue reading

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8 Tips To Improve Your IE 8 Experience

Open tabs quickly, Download Manager, Greasemonkey Scripts, Syncronize Bookmarks in Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) using Add-ons. Continue reading

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Select Windows 7 SKU Version On Install & Create SKU Specific Install Discs

Enable SKU edition selector for Windows 7 installation or create SKU edition specifc Windows 7 install discs & upgrade from RC to RTM. Continue reading

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Customize Your Windows Desktop To Elegance

Add elegant looking system perfomance counters, gadgets, see system uptime, beautiful desktop, Bing from the desktop Continue reading

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Moving To Windows 7?

Links & utilities that should help you in upgrading from Windows XP or Vista to Windows 7 Continue reading

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