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How to open Windows 7 icons with just one click

How to open Windows 7 icons with just one click

This feature is actually pretty old (from the days of Windows 9x). For those who like browsing their PC in a manner similar to web browsing, here is how to enable this option in Windows 7.

Open a folder, click Organize (top-left corner) and select Folder and search Options:
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How to disable auto formatting for hyperlinks in MS Word 2007

Personally, I really hate it when MS Word automatically turns web addresses into hyperlinks. Sure, it is easier to click on a link than to copy it and paste it in the address bar of a given browser. But, it looks really ugly to have a blue hyperlink in the middle of your document. This goes double for contracts and other important documents. So how do we modify this behavior?

First open MS Word options, by pressing the MS Office Button (top-left) and select Word Options:
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How to increase Firefox 3 productivity by decreasing the disk cache capacity

There are many ways to tweak Firefox to atune it to your own PC. Here I will show you how to decrease the disk cache capacity. By doing this you will limit the disk space Firefox uses for cached web pages. This way you may experience a little slower browsing, but an overall increase in Firefox performance.

Open Firefox and open a blank tab. Enter about:config in the Address Bar and press Enter:
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How To Create A Facebook Fan Page

Nowadays Facebook is truly the most powerful social network uniting more than 500 million of users all over the world. Being the best place to meet friends and colleagues and follow main events of their life Facebook has also become a perfect way of creating a web page for any purposes. Whether you want to share your hobbies, interests, organize an online fan club or promote your company on the Internet a Facebook fan page will become a winning solution. In order to make it more comfortable, we have prepared a step-by-step tutorial which will make it totally obvious for you how to create a Facebook fan page for your needs. Read the rest of this entry »

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17 website optimization tips for Web Developers

Good news, we have compiled a list of 17 essential optimization tips to make your website load faster, to simplify your CSS rules and JavaScript code. Read the rest of this entry »

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Repair Corrupted MySql Table

Most web servers uses MySQL data base to store data for thier websites. Some website with high traffic makes very strong load of MySQL data base servers. Especially this websites where MySQL is used for main data storage platform like user login/logout, session tracking, transactions, etc. In this case, if the data bases not engineered good enough can appear some failures with them. Also with combination of other outside factors like hardware overloading, operation system setup errors, electricity problems, etc. MySQL databases can get corrupted and the data from the databases are no more will be accessible for reading and writing.

In this tutorial I will show you How to Repair Corrupted MySql Tables and Databases. Read the rest of this entry »

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Setup a local testing server for Dreamweaver dynamic applications

In this tutorial I will show you how to setup the environment – server (Apache), server-side language (PHP) and database (Mysql) to create dynamic web applications in Dreamweaver. Read the rest of this entry »

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QIP – Anti-Spam/Flood Protection

QIP – Quiet Internet Pager is freeware and lightweight instant messenger (IM), which can be fully used for ICQ alternative.

Recently, now days SPAM is widespread not only by e-mail messages, but also within instant messengers (IM). The SPAM in IM is when you receive message from someone not in your list, with atractive details (young asian or russian girl, which offer you to visit her website to see her naked photos i.e.). And all of this, even you are to set your IM to ask for authorization, not to receive web address from strangers, etc.

With this tutorial I will show you How to use Anti Spam/Flood Protection in QIP instant messenger.

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Why to use PNG format for graphics

Why to use PNG format for graphics

Besides the name I have chosen in this article we will try to answer not one but two questions about the new image format on the web. Why to use png? and What makes png better than the other formats?. No this is not the same question with just few words changed and you will see the difference by reading to the bottom of this article.

Before we start I will give some historical background. I said above that the format is now however it was established back in 1995. The key word here ts that png is newer than all teh rest known formats as jpeg, gif, tiff and so on. The motivation for creating the PNG format was that the Lempel-Ziv-Welch (LZW) data compression algorithm, used in the GIF format, had been patented by Unisys. There were also other problems with the GIF format which made a replacement desirable, notably its limitation to 256 colors at a time when computers capable of displaying far more than 256 colors were becoming common. Official website of PNG format is http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/

Why to use png?
a) First, something can be said in favour of freely usable file formats for popular applications. Such formats are for instance JPEG, HTML and RTF. One such format for so called line art is PNG. Initiatives as the PNG one should be encouraged by the end user (the information provider on the Internet).
b) Second, PNG offers better compression than GIF. Typically pictures are two-third the size of their GIF counterparts. A careful estimation shows that the use of bandwidth on the Internet can be reduced by a noticeable amount if everybody would use PNG instead of GIF

What makes png better than the other formats?
a) The PNG format has more to offer. For instance, it can be used for 24 bit pictures.
b) The data structure is a bit more logical and intuitive to understand.
c) You can use a text viewer to get some information from a PNG file. Author name and description are saved as plain text.
d) There is no loss of graphic image data when an image is uncompressed.
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Debug Java Script Applicatons with Firebug

Java Script is very popular scripting language tool, because he use small source code, cross platform within many browser and the execution of the script is fast for this, because calculation of the script is made on user”s computer and your server will stay available for main applications.

Like in and other developer language and script, while developing in Java Script, developer can dismiss or mess up something and an error wile rise up. This will stop the script or will give a malfunction in web application.

For this we will use some debug tool for catching the errors and to fix them. In this tutorial I will show you How to Debug Java Script with Firebug

Firebug also can debug HTML, CSS sources. Can edit your html in real time, to try different layout with css on the fly, to measure network activity, etc.

Firebug can be called be pressing F12 key, and you have to note that the Firebug have to called after fully page loading. Otherwise he will notify you to reload the webpage. Read the rest of this entry »

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