How to get Slide To Shutdown feature in Windows 8.1 as like in Windows Phone

Windows 8 has become the third most popular OS in the world after the launch of Windows 8.1, and its not just because–it is Free but its exclusive features lets users to play around with ease. This article describes a handy feature adopted from Windows Phone that you might need to know for Windows 8.1 […]

Naughtiest, geekiest and weirdest things to ask Cortana [Updated]

Cortana, the most personal smartphone assistant which comes along with Windows Phone 8.1. It looks out for Windows Phone owner with help of power of Bing. Cortana keeps updating herself with our interests over time and keep track of all things which matters. Being as personal assistant she can call for you, text, keeps reminders, set alarms […]

How to Restart Nokia Lumia 720 when it hangs

I came across with a strange situation with one of my friends Nokia Lumia 720. It runs on Windows Phone 8 and I’m also an owner of same phone. I was curios to know the problem and its solution. Let’s first have look for the problem: Nokia Lumia 720 not switching off / Windows Phone […]

Enable/Disable Metro apps on Taskbar via registry editing

We already saw how to see metro apps on taskbar in Windows 8.1 Update 1. We can either enable or disable this feature from Taskbar properties easily but what happens behind the scene is here. In registry a simple Dword entry’s value toggles to enable/disable the above feature. Here is how to do the trick […]

How to see Metro apps on taskbar in Windows 8.1 Update 1

Users who updated their Windows 8.1 with Update 1 which was released recently will be able to pin their Metro apps on taskbar. Earlier it was not possible to pint Windows Store apps to taskbar. Even Metro apps was not seen on taskbar when one open them. But Update 1 for Windows 8.1 brings the […]

How to configure mail in Windows 8

Windows 8 has its own features and applications for each and every task. For the mailing purpose Windows 8 has a separate app called Mail App. Now in this Mail we can configure our Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, Exchange and other mail accounts in few clicks. We all need to know the basics of how to […]

How to block people, app invites, event invites and apps in facebook

Some time its necessary to block several users due to fake profile or because of their disturbing nature. So here is how to manage blocking in facebook. Follow the simple steps: Log in to your facebook account. Go to Privacy Settings by clicking on drop down button on top-right. Go to Blocked People and apps ( […]

How to Turn On/Off Location Services in Windows Phone 8

Location services are always kept on in order to get your live location for GPS and some applications. Many applications like Here Maps, FourSquare, Facebook, Twitter and more use Location services in order to give you result based on your current location. If the Location Services are on you can see a  Icon which shows […]

Spring Clean your PC automatically with Tune-Up utilities 2013 by Tuning evangelist Sandro Villinger

Spring is right around the corner, which means it’s time to de-clutter and reorganize everything in your life. Did you ever realize how much your PC could benefit from its own spring cleaning as well? Here are the exclusive Q&A with Sandro Villinger, Tuning Evangelist, Tune-Up Utilities. Q.1) We all know how vital spring cleaning […]

How to download google data from Services like Google Drive, Blogger or YouTube

Google data is very important for us and from the day we started using services of Google. Google services are like Gmail contacts, blogger, Google Plus, Google Drive, YouTube etc. Day by day the size of the data is increasing and we are not backing it up nor archiving it. So here it is how to make archive of […]