Adheres to keyboard shortcuts on Windows or other applications like Photoshop? So why not create your own shortcuts to launch your favorite apps? Follow the guide!
Every login, Mac OS X automatically indexes the new files on your hard drive to integrate them into the Spotlight search tool. Inconvenience, it slows down the startup of your Mac especially if you store a large number of files. Learn how to disable this service simply and quickly.
A fan of iTunes, the music player made in Apple, but not fan at all of the Store function and Ping (the social music network)? Then learn how to disable these two features without further delay.
All Internet browsers now integrate self-completion. This essential feature allows, by typing the first letters of an address, to complete your input via proposals. Be aware that it is possible to activate it for the address bar of the Windows Explorer and the Run dialog box.
Like Windows, Mac OS X tends to lose performance and responsiveness over time. However, there are very effective optimisation techniques to find a fast system without formatting — as is often the case on PC. The Lion will roar again!
Since the Mango update (7.5), Windows Phone has been fully multitasking. Thus, only the last 5 applications launched remain open, accessible via a long hold on the Previous key. But some apps run without you having them open to update real-time info for dynamic tiles in particular. Let’s see how to set them up to save battery and data.
If Firefox is set to restore your last open tabs at each startup, you may have to wait several tens of seconds see minutes if you have dozens of tabs open. With the arrival of Firefox 8, a new option appeared that allows you not to load all tabs until they are selected.
Since the appearance of Flash Player 10, the latter regularly offers you the opportunity to update your user session at the start of your user session. If, like me, you're not very fan of this kind of automatic update that slows the start up and consumes bandwidth, let’s turn them off without further delay.
Crysis 2 is THE game of the moment to possess absolutely for any player who respects himself would only be for the quality of the graphics. However, this suite no longer allows PC players to adjust the setup as they see fit: we have to settle for three pre-sets. In particular, it is impossible to disable the motion blur that is ubiquitous in the game with every movement of the hero, however light it may be. But there is a solution to remove it with ease.
Microsoft has released its first service pack via the update utility built into Windows 7, i.e., Windows Update. Save disk space by deleting backup files from SP1.
By installing apps, your Mac can see its start slow down. Discover in this article, a solution to remedy it and optimise boot time.
SpeedyFox is an excellent free app that allows you to defragment Firefox user profiles containing your bookmarks, history, cookies, passwords... in order to speed up the opening and execution of the browser.
Boost the power of your PC by disabling unnecessary services on Windows 7. Being compatible with the maximum system configuration is good but it is even more compatible when the system adapts correctly to that of the user!
One of the most annoying things on MacOS X is the acceleration of the mouse. Discover in this tutorial, how to adopt a behavior identical to Windows in seconds and free.
The latest version of Firefox is now able to use the computing power of your graphics card. Ideal for faster uploading Flash animations, HD videos... still need to enable this option, which is not the case by default.