Fix computer low on memory by closing programs using high memory

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If you have less memory installed in your system and if you are opening lots of program then you may get a warning message as Computer low on memory. In this case you need to find out program using high memory and close it if you are not using it. Press “Ctrl+Alt+Esc“. Now you will […]

Change Firefox search engine to Google, Yahoo or Bing

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Firefox is one of the most popular browser used for web browsing today. Now your Firefox browser may be powered by either Google, Bing or Yahoo for searching queries. But you can set any search engine provider for your Firefox browser. At first let us find out what is the current search engine for Firefox. […]

2 ways to find out whether a hardware is functioning or not

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Do you want to know whether a hardware is functioning properly or not ? In this article we will see two ways by which you will be able to know it. Right click on “My Computer” icon. Click on “Properties“. Click on “Device Manager“. Now expand any hardware installed in your system. If a hardware […]

Quickly open recent documents with Jumpt list from taskbar

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Do you want to open recently created or edited documents, in any program, without going to start menu? You can do it with the help of jump list from the task bar. “For this the shortcut of the program should be pinned to the task bar.” Suppose I want to open the recent documents created […]

How to change user name on Gmail Account

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User name is displayed to the other person to whom you send messages. It is also the same name which is seen on Google chat. If in any case you want to change the user name you can do it. Remember that you only change the user name and not the email id. In the figure […]

How to check out all the Google Doodles

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Google Doodles are the artistic logos which you see instead of the regular Google logos. Google often changes its logo on special occasions like Word cup, to mark the anniversary of Famous people, Festivals etc. It is temporary only. It can be animated and it has hyper linked to the webpage which contains the details […]

How to turn off auto playing videos on Facebook

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If you have a Facebook account then you may have noticed that from few months back the videos which are embedded in Facebook started to play automatically as you scroll down. You may find it annoying at times. In that case you have option to turn off the auto play feature. Log into your Facebook […]

2 reasons to archive email and how to do it in Gmail

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Archiving email is removing email from the inbox and storing it for future use. There are basically two reasons for archiving email: 1. It is used to preserve email for future use. 2. It removes email from the inbox so that it looks clean. Instead of deleting the email from the inbox you can archive […]

How much of free Google storage space you have used

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Do you know Google offers you free 15 GB of storage capacity which you can use for Google account such as Gmail, Google plus photos, Google drive ? How to recall a sent message in Gmail How to add recovery phone number in Gmail account Type the url https://www.google.com/settings/storage Now enter the user name and […]

3 reasons to add phone number to your Google account

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What is a rescue Phone number? A rescue phone number is the number which can be entered while creating a Google account or later on. 1. It is used to reset the password in case your forgot. 2. It can be used to change your Google  account password if it  gets hacked. 3. You can […]