On Windows Computer, we can use the Windows Update to install patches and updates from Microsoft. Any new updates available from Microsoft are installed. That is all right. But we don't use Microsoft software alone do we? In fact, except for those using Microsoft Office programs, most people use Third Party software for majority of …Read More »
We all use our computers to save files, be it documents, music, movies or anything else. As time passes, eventually, our files increases on our hard disk, and so does some amount of duplicate files, which are just lying there unnoticed and occupying unnecessary space. We can clean them, but …Read More »
What is Ransomware?Ransomware is a malicious software that encrypts the files and locks device, such as a computer, tablet or smartphone and then demands a ransom to unlock it. Recently, a dangerous ransomware named 'Wannacry' has been affecting the computers worldwide creating the biggest ransomware attack the world has ever …Read More »
If the Windows Explorer on your Windows computer is crashing frequently, you may check a few solutions that might work for you in this previous post – Fix: How to solve Windows Explorer frequent crashes in Windows 10 ? If none of the solutions work, then you may apply this …Read More »
In this post we will see how to export Facebook Events and sync it with Google calendar and also with Windows calendar. But why Google Calendar? Why not sync it directly with Windows Calendar if that is the intent? Because by default, Windows Calendar allows us to add only the …Read More »
While attempting to browse some sites, we sometimes encounter the error "Server not found". For example, while attempting to browse YouTube, a Firefox browser might through the error – Server not foundFirefox can't find the server at www.youtube.com …. as shown in the image above. How to resolve "Server not …Read More »
Microsoft Word "Add to dictionary" is greyed out. How to enable "Add to dictionary" in Microsoft Word?
In this post, we shall see how to enable the "Add to dictionary" menu in Microsoft Word if it is greyed out. Like I discovered today, the "Add to dictionary" menu is greyed out so I am not able to add new words to Microsoft Word dictionary. Read more �Read More »
How To Sync Google Calendar with Windows Calendar and also Gmail With Windows Calendar App on Windwos 10?
In this post, we'll discuss how to sync Google calendar with Windows 10 calendar app. Also in the same process, we shall also see how to sync Gmail with Windows Mail app in Windows 10. Why sync Gmail and Google Calendar with Windows 10 calendar and Mail app? Read more …Read More »
In this post, we will see how to create a simple VB.NET application to backup MySQL database using the same mysqldump command by firing command prompt from the VB application. For this example, I am using Visual Studio 2015 Community edition. In some examples on the internet, you would also …Read More »
Batch File Example Code To Backup MySQL Database To A Particular Folder, Append Date and Time, Delete Backups Older Than X Days
In this post we will see how to make a batch file to take backup of MySQL database (single database) to a particular folder on the same computer. As you may already know, there are various variants of mysqldump command. But for this exercise we will use this command: mysqldump …Read More »