Category: look and feel

September 21, 2013 /

When you buy a windows phone 8 in some countries like India, you might not get some of the great features of Microsoft’s Xbox service like Music or Podcast. As some of the services are not provided in all the countries. It was when I saw one of my friend’s phone had only three option in his Windows Phone store app but mine had two extra options i.e. Music and Podcast. I just wondered why is it happening. Did some research and found that its due to different region settings in the Xbox live account. I always hear to podcast…

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November 2, 2011 /

If you frequently deal with business clients to whom you have to show things on your laptop screen, you might feel uncomfortable showing your desktop, the running programs on the taskbar and various other things on your computer, personal or professional. Is there any way to hide the contents on the screen leaving only a small viewport to see through? Of course there is, and we shall see how that’s possible. Darkening the entire screen except the window that is currently active on the screen can be done using AutoHotkey scripts, a flexible Windows automation and scripting program. There are…

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September 2, 2011 /

Windows 8 Look and Feel will be similar to Windows Phone 7 User Interface which will bring the most important thing on top of your desktop. Consider this as better places UI running widgets which you use most e.g. Outlook, Calendar, Facebook Updates, RSS feeds, Skype etc. Omnimo Theme Group at Omnimo has released Windows 8 Theme which can be applied to Windows 7 to get the same look and feel and this is how Windows 8 will look when installed on Windows 7. Video Demo on How to Install these theme :   How to install Windows 8 Theme…

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August 24, 2011 /

Download Red Pill to Unlock Windows 8 Features in M3 is Pattern Logon, Metro UI, Task Manager, WebCam, Immersive Browser and PDF Reader. If the Windows 8 Pre-M3 (M2 Build 7955) was leaked by anonymous leaker, the observe was left that most characteristics of Windows eight within the construct were locked, and to be unlocked only having a “red pill”. Nonetheless, the “red pill” was not been launched. Immediately after the rigorous and intensive investigations by quite a few Windows 8 fanatics, a “red pill” has eventually emerged to unlock and allow lots of concealed Windows eight attributes. There are…

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June 20, 2011 /

Smart Desktop is a program, files and folder launcher and system monitoring utility for Windows that wants to be the start panel of Windows. Smart Desktop allows you to launch Windows programs and system utilities, and commonly accessed folders like Documents, Pictures and Videos. It also holds shortcuts to different websites. It displays weather data and forecast of any location, and carries a couple of basic system usage indicators like memory, CPU, network and battery.Smart Desktop has a beautiful Aero interface, nice looking icons and near perfect layout. At the top is the navigation bar that leads to weblinks, wallpapers…

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June 17, 2011 /

Interactive Calendar is a free customizable desktop calendar that integrates with your desktop wallpaper and keeps your upcoming appointments and events in front of you at all times, without the need to open another application window. You can add and edit items such as tasks, appointments and events directly from the desktop display or through the program’s configuration window. Interactive Calendar supports rich text notes, integrated spell checking as well as import and export of calendar data.The calendar is completely interactive – double-clicking any of its cells will bring up a new task creation window where you can enter a…

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May 8, 2011 /

A small but fantastic change in Windows 7 is that it officially supports changing of logon background screens. The only way to do it however, is through a registry hack, that is until now. Windows 7 Logon Screen Editor eliminates the hassles of editing registry and changing file names. All you have to do is click “Set Background” and select a picture. To test the new screen simply click on the Test button. Windows 7 Logon Screen Editor also includes a few extra customization tricks. Click on the “+” button to change the shadow and button transparency settings. Reverting back to…

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