Send Notes that will self-destruct

on Sunday, August 29, 2010

You can send self-destructing notes to your friends using Privnote; a service which gives you notes that will self-destruct once the person to whom you have send it reads it.

Top 5 Free File Erasing Softwares

on Saturday, August 28, 2010

Here is a small list of free tools available in the internet for securely deleting files.   The secure deletion means re-writing the file which you want to delete several times and then deleting it, so that no recovery software can recover your sensitive data.  The list is arranged as per the popularity and the ease to use.

(a)   Eraser.  This is the best tools in terms of popularity and the ease to use.  This tool removes the files/folders securely by overwriting them many times.  You can opt for Gutman, USDoD and many other patterns for securely deleting your files.  You can drag and drop your files in to the tool.  Moreover, the windows explorer right-click extension is also available to you.  You can also schedule its operation.

Send Anonymous Mails

on Wednesday, August 25, 2010

There are a number of websites designed to send anonymous mails.  The following are few of them:-

Print/Edit contents of a Directory/Folder

on Friday, August 13, 2010

This is purely based on DOS commands.  What happens if you have a CD or folder containing files which are not arranged?  What if they are very large in number?  This simple DOS command will generate the contents of any Directory/Folder and store it in a text document so that you can later view it or edit it.  This is how we do it.

Go to Run and type "cmd" (without quotes) to get the Command prompt.

Go to the Drive/Directory/Folder of whose contents you wish to extract in a txt file.

Make Adobe Reader load faster

on Sunday, August 8, 2010

Adobe Reader is a good software for viewing pdf files.  But most of the time, it requires some time to get started up.  We can significantly reduce the time taken by the software to load.

First browse to the following directory:- (I guess you have installed the software in your C drive.  If you have installed it elsewhere, change the drive letter.)
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader xx\reader\  (where xx can be the version number)

Hack Folder Lock Password

on Sunday, August 1, 2010

Folder Lock is a very famous software used for locking your private folders so that no body can view it.  It encrypts the files and folders using user's password.  When I say "Hack Folder Lock Password", let me be clear that I dont want you to break into folders locked by others.  I just want to help users who forget their passwords.  

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