My Windows 7 operating system asked me to update my skype installation. I did follow update instructions but the upgrade failed. It however was a usual message in which Skype installer had detected an old installation of Skype. Hence it asked me to remove the older one and try again. Continue reading
Following simple steps one can import Gmail contacts to Microsoft Outlook. Here’s the steps.
1. After logging into Gmail account go to (dashboard) Gmail > Contacts as shown in the image below. Continue reading
Here’s a quick guide to how to enable Hindi typing keyboard layout in Windows7 (professional)
— Go to Start > Control Panel > Clock, Language, and Regions > Change keyboard or other input methods
— Click Change Keyboard button.
If Hindi is not added to Installed Services yet, click Add button. Check Devnagari – INSCRIPT from the list and press OK. Devnagari – INSCRIPT is now added as an alternate keyboard layout in your Windows7 machine (figure below). Continue reading
Installing PEAR package manager
Add php directory to your Windows’ Environment Variables PATH, if it is not already added. My wamp php path is “C:\wamp\bin\php\php5.3.13”. Check Adding to Environment Variables Path if you are not sure how to add a value to Environment Variables Path in Windows 7. Continue reading
You can add a location to system Environment Variables PATH by following simple steps give below. For example i wanted to add my PHP directory path i.e. C:\wamp\bin\php\php5.3.13 to Environment Variables > Path value in Windows 7 Continue reading
Yesterday i tried to install Internet Explorer 7 standalone version which eventually failed and didn’t work at all. Additionally it caused my Windows 7 Ultimate to produce “No such interface supported” and similar nasty errors when i clicked on main taskbar icons and desktop icons like My Computer. Continue reading
I had gotten uTorrent installed on my Windows 7 machine. I tried to find the location of its installation so that i could create a desktop shortcut but i could not locate it. Then i learned that uTorrent came in form of standalone exe file which didn’t need installation and runs as its own. Continue reading
To create an ftp account in EditPlus follow the steps listed below. Continue reading
Following step by step instructions to create a keyboard shortcut to a program in Windows 7. Continue reading