April 22, 2017

How to check Computer Startup time in Windows

Thinking of how to check your computer's startup time. Here's a simply way to do that and no installation of any software is required. After leaving your computer ON for an extended periods of time, you might tend to forget the start up time and if you are having multiple computers it can be more difficult to remember and manage each computer's startup time unless you note it down. And for this reason we think of how and a better quick way to track the start up time.

There are several ways to check your computer start up time, Here, I am  going to show you a simple Command Prompt to quickly check computer startup up time information.

April 02, 2017

Keyboard Shortcuts and useful Commands for Windows

Using Keyboard shortcuts makes you easier and faster when navigating the file structures and executing specific commands on your computer. Not all of us are aware of how to quickly perform the tasks that we manually do on computer using shortcuts keys.

Keyboard shortcuts can be really helpful if your daily job relies heavily on the same repetitive task. Below you will find a list of keyboard shortcuts for Windows which you may find it most helpful to access and run certain tasks.

July 07, 2016

Clean up your PC by your own to speed up its performance

There are many temporary files created and stored inside the temp folder on your PC. These temp files are created when browsing the internet websites and also while you work on your PC like editing  pictures, videos,  designing graphics on your favorite software leaves some temp files which were required at the time of running the software. After you closed the software these temp files are not deleted automatically.

And after some days these days these temp files will make your PC slower it performance. So it is recommended that you clean up these temp files on a regular basis. I would advice your to clean up everyday or every 2 to 3 days depending on your uses.

There are manual process to cleanup these files and using software to automatically and quickly perform these task.

May 06, 2016

Making Rounding Corners using CSS

Here we will see how to enhance content box border using CSS 3 border-radius property. Border-Radius properties allows you to add a rounded borders to the elements. The following example is to show how to create All Rounded Corners, Individual Corners and Circle by specifying a different radius size.

To create All Rounder Corners you may specify only one value for the border-radius property

border-radius : 40px;

To create an Individual corners rounded we need to specify a radius size to border-top-left, border-bottom-right and border-bottom-left propertis

border-top-left-radius : 50px;
border-bottom-right-radius : 50px;

A circle may be created by  specifying the border-radius property to an exact half of the size of a square content box.

April 16, 2016

Capture your Screen with the Windows Snipping Tool

Windows Snipping Tool can capture nearly anything on the screen. It gives you the ability to capture a specific area of the screen and also freehand that is you are allowed to draw the area where you would  want to capture. In the windows preinstalled software Snipping Tool is hidden meaning it is not shown as shortcut on the desktop and it can be difficult to find in the program list unless you do a search.

A way to launch Snipping Tool is to press Window key + R and type snippingtool.exe or on the search program list type snipping tool as shown in the image below. To make it easier to find and if you would want to use this tool on regular basis right click on it and choose Pin to Start or Pin to Taskbar. This will create a shortcut which will make you easier to launch.

April 11, 2016

Special Cursor Property in CSS

Let us see a practical overview of CSS Cursor Property which we can use to display a different types of cursor when the mouse pointer hovers on a particular element on a webpage. Usually, pointer cursor  icon,  mover  cursor icon and text cursor icon are mainly used on a webpages and wide number of users are familiar to these. Well however, we can let them experience some different types of cursors that are available in the CSS cursor property.

Here we step forward to the practical example of CSS Cursor Property:

Let us now create an HTML document which has style sheet linked to it so we can add some rules to specify paragraph height and color etc and this is the fun part of CSS.