December 20, 2012

How to extract icons from EXE, DLL and other files using icon extraction tools

Computer icons are popular way how to distinguish programs from each other with a nice small pictogram. While in the past icons were usually saved as a separate file in the program folder, nowadays the icon library is usually saved inside executable (EXE) or dynamic library (DLL). If you are computer beginner, you might have wondered how to get these icons out of these files. In this short tutorial we will show you how you can do that for free without buying expensive software.

Related file extension(s): .cpl .dll .exe .icl .ico .ocx .png

December 3, 2012

How to convert Audible AA audio books to MP3

Audible is one of the largest provider of digital audiobooks. These audiobooks (AA or AAX format) are DRM protect and can only be played back on "audible ready" devices. However, there are some ways how to get a DRM-Free version of Audible audiobook on CD or in MP3 format.

Related file extension(s): .aa .aax

November 29, 2012

How to generate a directory or file listing in Microsoft Windows

To manually create directory listing of huge database of your files, movies, music, photos etc. with many subdirectories can be a very annoying and time consuming activity. However, there exists an easy way how to quickly generate a directory listing and we will show you how.

November 23, 2012

How to change file extension of multiple files in Microsoft Windows

It is very annoying, when you need to change extension of multiple files one by one. Luckily, there are possibilities how to do this job easy in just a few minutes and we will show you some of them. This guide contains three parts and you can your the way that fits you best to change file extension of multiple files.

November 22, 2012

How to convert ebooks to formats supported in Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle is a series of popular e-book reading devices. Sadly, Kindle does not support the current e-book standard - ePUB file format and utilizes its own proprietary formats AZW or KF8. In this article we will show you how to convert any e-book to Amazon Kindle formats.

Related file extension(s): .azw .azw1 .azw2 .azw3 .azw4 .kf8 .mobi

November 21, 2012

Play DVD in Windows 8

Windows 8 are not able to playback DVDs, unless you purchase PRO version or Windows Media Center Pack. However, there are some great 3rd party alternatives for Windows 8 and in this article we will show you the best ones.

Related file extension(s): .ifo .vob

November 21, 2012

FlashGet JCD file format structure

Thanks to Nikola Bozovic, we can provide you with almost full file structure of JCD file format. This format of file is saved with FlashGet version 1.73 build 128.

Related file extension(s): .jcd

November 15, 2012

How to run VirtualBox (VDI) virtual machines in Microsoft Virtual PC

VirtualBox is a complex open source virtualization suite for various platforms used mostly on Unix-based systems. Even though it is also available for Windows operating systems, Windows users prefer more user-friendly Virtual PC. Unfortunately, default VirtualBox Virtual Disk Image (VDI) hard drive format is not supported by Virtual PC. However, you can convert VDI disk image to default Virtual PC's VHD and prepare a new Virtual PC machine with system and data stored on converted VDI hard drive.

Related file extension(s): .vdi .vhd

November 9, 2012

How to convert Corel CDR graphics to AI, SVG and other vector formats for free

Opening and converting CorelDraw's CDR format can be really pain in the ass. Luckily there is a little utility called UniConvertor that allows you to convert CDR images to other vector formats like AI or SVG so you can easily view or use them.

Related file extension(s): .ccx .cdr .cdt

November 8, 2012

Best sources for Windows 8 desktop themes and wallpapers

Because it sometimes hard to find great sites for Windows 8 themes, we have prepared a small list of best Windows 8 deskthemepack resource sites, in which you can find beautiful themes from all different categories.

Related file extension(s): .deskthemepack .themepack

October 31, 2012

How to apply Windows 8 desktop themes on Windows 7

Windows 8 has a new feature that allows wide desktop wallpaper to be extended on dual monitor systems. Sadly, these Windows 8 panoramatic themes cannot be just simply used on Windows 7 machines and you have to use a workaround and we will show you how.

Related file extension(s): .deskthemepack .themepack

October 30, 2012

Best Antivirus software for Mac

As Apple's Mac OS X platform is more and more popular, the more interesting target it represents for the bad guys. While Windows-like computer viruses are pretty rare on Mac or Linux platform, there are many other threats that lurk on the unsuspicious user on the internet. Whilst Apple tries to protect their system as much as possible, one can never be cautious enough, especially in regards to computer security. Fortunately, familiar security software providers did not neglect the Mac OS X platform and there is plenty to choose from.

October 29, 2012

How to edit hosts file in Microsoft Windows

Hosts file is an important system file that stores configuration for IP network protocol. It is used to map the hostnames to IP addresses. It is often modified to redirect domain names to local addresses, to block malicious sites or sites with inappropriate content etc. In Microsoft Windows hosts can be edited with Windows Notepad and this article shows you how.

October 26, 2012

How to edit hosts file in Apple Mac OS X operating system

Hosts file is IP network protocol configuration file used by operating system to map the hostnames to IP addresses. Often it is being modified to block malicious sites or sites with inappropriate content etc. Hosts file in Mac OS X is protected against re-write and cannot be simply edited by TextEdit or other text editors. However we show you how to do it with Mac OS X Terminal.

October 24, 2012

How to extract audio tracks from NRG disk image to WAV audio files

NRG is default disk image format used by Nero Burning ROM CD/DVD/Blu-ray authoring software to store complete digital images of optical discs, including audio tracks. You can easily extract these audio tracks directly from the files with AnyToISO utility and we will show you how.

Related file extension(s): .nrg .wav

October 18, 2012

How to create custom ringtone for Windows Phone on Mac OS X

Custom ringtone is one of the most popular customization used on mobile phones. This feature is also integrated in the Windows Phone from version 7.5 (Mango) and we will introduce you how to create and import customized ringtone to Windows Phone on your Apple Mac computer.

Related file extension(s): .mp3

October 18, 2012

How to restore or extract the BlackBerry BBB backup files

Check out some Info about BBB Blackberry backup format and basic information about its restoration or extracting individual parts of its content.

Related file extension(s): .bbb .ipd

October 16, 2012

Split single-file music mix to separate audio tracks using CUE sheet file

Many DJs and music producers release their compiled music mixes in big audio tracks (MP3, AAC, FLAC). If you want to extract individual song from a DJ set. There is a one easy solution how to do it. You can split DJ set to single tracks with utility called Cue Splitter. Read more in our article.

Related file extension(s): .aac .cue .flac .mp3

October 16, 2012

How to install and run Adobe AIR apps

Adobe AIR is one of the most under-appreciated application platforms, although you can find many great apps. In this article we will cover the basics about installing and running Adobe AIR apps on your computer.

Related file extension(s): .air

October 3, 2012

How to open and covert DjVu documents

DjVu is a web-centric format designed to store scanned documents. In this article we will show you how you can easily open *.djvu files on your computers or even mobile devices, as well as ways how to convert it to another format.

Related file extension(s): .djv .djvu .jpg .png

September 24, 2012

How to create, restore and open Nokia phone backup files

NBU files are data containers created by Nokia PC Suite, which are used to store backup of your Nokia phone. This short guide will show you how to backup/restore your phone and extract data from the .nbu archive.

Related file extension(s): .nbu

September 21, 2012

How backup and restore Firefox JSON bookmark file

Bookmarks are very important element of each web browser. For less experienced Firefox users we have prepared a short article where you can find the basics about bookmarks backup and restore function in Firefox.

Related file extension(s): .json

September 14, 2012

How to run Mac OS X Mountain Lion in VMware Workstation

Many users would like to try Mac OS X operating system that runs on Apple computers. There are some ways how to do it. One of the easiest is to install OS X in some virtualization software. In this article we will introduce you how to run Mac OS X Mountain Lion in VMware Workstation.

Related file extension(s): .vmdk .vmx

August 30, 2012

How to get back Start Menu to Microsoft Windows 8

Microsoft Windows 8 operating system is the first Windows version after 17 years that won't have Start Menu. It was replaced by new graphical user interface called Metro. However, this was not good news for many conservative users, because they still want to keep their "old-school" interface in desktop Windows 8. Fortunately there are still ways how to add classic start menu back.

August 27, 2012

How to play Starcraft 2 replays

StarCraft 2 replay sharing is very popular in it's player community there are many sites that allow you the option to download *.sc2replay files. Let's review the basics you need in order to replay saved StraCraft 2 matches.

Related file extension(s): .sc2replay

August 8, 2012

How to quickly convert and resize large number of digital pictures on Apple Mac

If you have a large number of digital pictures and photos in your Mac that you need to be convert, resize, edit or share, it can be very time consuming to do it one by one. In this short guide, we will introduce you one of the most powerful picture image editor and manager called XnView that will help you with view, convert, edit or otherwise organize digital images and photos on your Apple Mac.

Related file extension(s): .arw .bmp .cr2 .crw .dcr .dcs .dng .erf .jpg .k25 .kdc .nef .nrw .orf .pef .png .ptx .raf .raw .rw2 .rwl .sr2 .srf .srw .tif .x3f

August 6, 2012

How to work with JDownloader DLC download containers file

JDownloader is a an open-source download management program that makes downloading from many sources at once a very easy and comfortable thing to do. In this small article we will show you how JDownloader's DLC download containers work, how you can import and create them.

Related file extension(s): .dlc

July 30, 2012

How to install clean Mac OS X Mountain Lion to your Mac computer

Unfortunately, from version 10.7. Apple doesn't sell Mac OS X on DVD disks, which were useful to reinstall system to fresh state and clean mess from hard drive. But still you can create and burn your own installation DVD, or USB flash drive with Mountain Lion and about this is our article which shows how you can install clean system to your Mac even in 10.8.

Related file extension(s): .dmg

July 23, 2012

How to quickly convert and resize large number of pictures

If you have a large number of pictures, or digital photos that you need to be convert, resize, edit or share, it can be very time consuming to do it one by one. In this article, we will introduce you one of the most powerful picture image editor and manager called XnView that is able to view, convert, edit or otherwise organize pictures on both Windows or Apple Mac computers.

Related file extension(s): .arw .bmp .cr2 .crw .dcr .dcs .dng .erf .jpg .k25 .kdc .nef .nrw .orf .pef .png .ptx .raf .raw .rw2 .rwl .sr2 .srf .srw .tif .x3f

July 21, 2012

Run Nintendo Entertainment System video games in Windows

Countless official and some unofficial games were created for Nintendo Entertainment System video console and you can play most of them on your PC with Jnes, a free NES emulator from Jabasoft.

Related file extension(s): .nes

July 15, 2012

How to convert BIN disk images to ISO disk image file format on Mac

Apple Mac burning applications and other disk utilities usually don't support BIN image file format. However, they are able to work with ISO disk images that are also supported by wide range of applications through operating systems and platforms. Our short guide will introduce you how to convert BIN disk images to ISO disk format and open it on Apple Mac computers.

Related file extension(s): .bin .cue .iso

July 12, 2012

Run Super Nintendo Entertainment System video games on PC or Mac

Almost 800 games were created and sold for Super Nintendo Entertainment System gaming console. You can play and experience almost all these games on your PC or PC with Snes9x emulator.

Related file extension(s): .smc

July 5, 2012

How to run Nintendo 64 video games on PC

One of the best selling video games for Nintendo 64 consoles was Super Mario and Legend of Zelda. If you never played these games, or want to enjoy them like you did in the past you can now play them easily on your PC with Project64 Nintendo 64 emulator.

Related file extension(s): .n64 .z64

June 30, 2012

How to install Apple Mac OS X Lion to VirtualBox virtual machine

Third party developers established project called OSx86, also known as Hackintosh, which allows users to run Mac OS X on non-Apple computers, or in virtualization software. So let's see how you can run latest Mac OS X Lion in virtual machine created in Oracle VM VirtualBox virtualization software.

Related file extension(s): .dmg .vdi

June 30, 2012

How to run Nintendo DS and Nintendo Game Boy Advance video games on PC

There exist hundreds of games for Nintendo DS and Nintendo Game Boy Advance and a lot of users would love to play them on their computers. You can easily play these games from NDS and GBA ROM images with No$gba emulator.

Related file extension(s): .gba .nds

June 21, 2012

How to emulate and run PSP video games on PC

For those who never owned Sony PlayStation Portable console and yet want to experience all those great games for that platform on their PCs there is hope. JPCSP is awesome free PSP emulator with which you can play PlayStation Portable video games right on your computer.

Related file extension(s): .cso .iso

June 21, 2012

How to convert AutoCAD DWG drawing files to PDF file format

If somebody sent you Autodesk DWG drawing, you don't need expensive AutoCAD to view it. Your solution is called DWG TrueView. The program can be used to view DWG drawings and it is also able to convert AutoCAD drawings to DWF or PDF file formats.

Related file extension(s): .dwg .pdf

June 15, 2012

Useful information about WinRAR, WinZIP and 7-zip multi-volume archives

Multi-volume, also multi-part or split archives, were and are still used by many users. It is basically a one big compressed archive split to several small files. New computer users can sometimes be confused when they encounter multi-volume archivers and so in this article we present the common information about split archivers and how to work with them.

Related file extension(s): .001 .002 .003 .004 .005 .006 .007 .008 .009 .010 .011 .012 .013 .014 .015 .016 .017 .018 .019 .020 .7z .7z.001 .7z.002 .7z.003 .7z.004 .7z.005 .7z.006 .7z.007 .7z.008 .7z.009 .7z.010 .7z.011 .7z.012 .7z.013 .7z.014 .7z.015 .7z.016 .7z.017 .7z.018 .7z.019 .7z.020 .exe .part1.exe .part1.rar .part10.rar .part11.rar .part2.rar .part3.rar .part4.rar .part5.rar .part6.rar .part7.rar .part8.rar .part9.rar .r00 .r01 .r02 .r03 .r04 .r05 .r06 .r07 .r08 .r09 .r10 .r11 .r12 .r13 .r14 .r15 .r16 .r17 .r18 .r19 .r20 .rar .z01 .z02 .z03 .z04 .z05 .z06 .z07 .z08 .z09 .z10 .z11 .z12 .z13 .z14 .z15 .z16 .z17 .z18 .z19 .z20 .zip

June 15, 2012

How to backup and restore APN configuration on Google Android

If you use any specific APN internet configuration or more APN configurations that must be set up manually in your Android phone, it is better to create a backup so you avoid lengthy manual settings after the system crash, rooting the phone, installed customized system, buy a new phone etc.

Related file extension(s): .xml

June 7, 2012

How to restore icon cache in Windows

Slow loading, or incorrect displaying of windows icons indicates problems with Windows Icon Cache. This article will show you two methods how to restore Icon Cache and solve problems with Windows icons.

Related file extension(s): .db

June 4, 2012

Step by step guide to install Windows 8 Release Preview to a VMware virtual machine

Microsoft released release preview of their upcoming version of Windows operating system - Windows 8. Let's check how you can install Windows 8 Consumer preview as VMware virtual machine so you can see and test it for yourself.

Related file extension(s): .iso .vmdk

June 1, 2012

Play Adobe Flash FLV video files on Iphone, Ipod Touch and iPad

For some obscure reason Apple decided that you should not be able to play Flash Video on Apple devices, with the exception of videos on Youtube, because there is no Flash player for iOS, just a pre-installed app for Youtube. To play other FLV videos on iOS device you will need to convert them to iOS compatible video format first - the MP4.

Related file extension(s): .flv .m4v .mp4

June 1, 2012

Associating program to any file extension in Windows

Learn how to quickly assign and change associated programs to a newly created, or other custom file extensions.

May 25, 2012

Top Antivirus software

Computer viruses and other malicious malware is an ever present danger on internet. Let's check out the best ones currently available on market.

Related file extension(s): .7z .app .bat .com .exe .msi .pkg .rar .reg .vbs .zip

May 24, 2012

How to run old MS-DOS games and programs on Google Android devices

Easily run DOS games and programs on your smart phone or tablet device with Google Android operating system with clone of popular DOSBox emulator called aDosBox that is available for free download on Google Play Store.

Related file extension(s): .bat .dof .dro

May 17, 2012

How to run Virtual PC machines in VMware Workstation

Easily open Virtual PC virtual machine in VMware Workstation or convert Virtual PC VHD files to VMware Workstation VMDK file format. Virtual PC is designed for common users of Windows. It contains only basic options for physical machine and operating system emulation. VMware Workstation is virtualization software for advanced users with detailed settings of emulation as well as supports to run Unix and Unix based operating systems (Mac OS X, Linux).

Related file extension(s): .vhd .vmc .vmdk .vmx

May 17, 2012

How to map SkyDrive cloud storage as a network drive in Windows

Most users work with Microsoft SkyDrive through web browser, but this can be sometimes laggy and slow, especially if you want to do something special like renaming large number of files, sorting files to folders and such. For this reason, some users might find it particularly useful to map SkyDrive as network drive.

May 11, 2012

How to quickly and easily rename large number of files

Everyone who ever needed to rename large quantity of files knows how horrible it is to do it manually. Fortunately some hand programs can help you speed up this process and allow you to quickly rename large number files with few clicks!

Related file extension(s): .avi .jpg .mp3 .txt

May 10, 2012

How to use iOS device as USB mass storage device

iPhone and other iOS devices is not able to work as standard USB mass storage device like devices with Android or standard USB flash drives. To copy data to your iPhone you have to use Apple iTunes. iTunes can only be used to copy specific filetypes. In this article we will show you how to avoid iTunes limitations and copy any files to the iPhone (iPad, iPod Touch) as well as copy back to a computer.

Related file extension(s): .keynote .mov .numbers .pages

May 7, 2012

How to create custom ringtones for Windows Phone 7 devices

Changing ringtones is probably the very first thing most users do as soon as they get their new device. In this small tutorial we will show you how you can easily create and use a custom ringtone for your Windows 7 device. This works only on devices with Mango update (7.5) installed.

Related file extension(s): .mp3 .wma

May 4, 2012

How to mount VMWare Workstation VMDK virtual drives

VMware Workstation uses own disk image file format to store store data and operating system of virtual machine that is called VMDK (Virtual Machine Disk). VMware Workstation disks can be also mounted to host system like other hard drive and in this short review we will introduce you how to mount your VMDK images to Windows Explorer.

Related file extension(s): .vmdk

May 1, 2012

How to work with Microsoft SkyDrive together with Microsoft Office

While many people have their Windows Live account and use Windows Live Messenger regularly, some even do not know, that they have access to a free cloud storage from Microsoft. So let's take a closer look on SkyDrive cloud service and how you can sync it with Microsoft Office.

Related file extension(s): .docx .one .pptx .xlsx

April 26, 2012

Installing Mac OS X operating system on desktop PC or laptop

In 2006 Apple introduced new Mac computer family based on Intel platform with new EFI (Extensible Firmware Interface) architecture. Also Mac OS X operating system was remade to be compatible with Intel platform. After these changes, some enthusiasts started the project called Hackintosh (also known as OSX86) that makes Mac OS X available for non-Apple Intel based computers. We have found comfortable way how to make your own Hackintosh only with a single DVD disk.

Related file extension(s): .dmg

April 18, 2012

How to run DOS games in Windows

It is almost impossible to run MS-DOS program in modern Windows operating systems (Windows 7, Vista, XP), even if it does contain DOS compatibility functions. However, there exists a DOS emulator called DOSBox, which is able to run the most of DOS applications and games on Windows. Many younger users don't know MS-DOS commands and work with DOSBox is difficult for them. There are however GUIs for DOSBox, like D-Fend Reloaded, which greatly simplify the work with the program.

Related file extension(s): .bat .com .exe

April 18, 2012

Best epub ebooks readers for Windows Phone

Smartphones are really handy for reading digital books, especially when you are on travels or if you sit in some waiting room. We have prepared a small list of best ebook reader apps for Windows Phone that can read ePUB format and also offer SkyDrive synchronization.

Related file extension(s): .epub .fb2

April 13, 2012

File types supported in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010

List of file types are supported in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 program sorted alphabetically in a table with basic format description.

Related file extension(s): .odp .pot .potm .potx .ppa .ppam .pps .ppsm .ppsx .ppt .pptx .rtf .thmx .xps

April 13, 2012

File types supported in Microsoft Excel 2010

List of file types are supported in Microsoft Excel 2010 program sorted alphabetically in a table with basic format description.

Related file extension(s): .csv .dbf .ods .slk .xla .xlam .xls .xlsb .xlsm .xltx .xlw .xps

April 13, 2012

File types supported in Microsoft Word 2010

List of file types are supported in Microsoft Word 2010 program sorted alphabetically in a table with basic format description.

Related file extension(s): .doc .docm .docx .dot .dotm .dotx .odt .rtf .wps

April 12, 2012

How to install and run Android apps in Windows

Ever wondered if you can run Android apps in Windows? The answer is, Yes you can! With BlueStacks App Player you can run your favorite Android apps directly in Windows!

Related file extension(s): .apk

April 11, 2012

Top RSS readers with Google Reader sync for Android

One of the most popular RSS aggregator is Google Reader. It is web based application accessible from web browser. Unfortunately, Google Reader environment is mainly designed for desktop web browsers and it is not comfortable to view Google Reader in internet browsers installed in smart phones and tablets. In this article we will present you with RSS aggregators with Google Reader synchronization used on Android based phones and tablets.

Related file extension(s): .atom .rss

April 11, 2012

How to restore and repair disabled Task Manager in Windows

One of the infamous ways Trojans and other malware programs can use, is to disable your Windows Task Manager by doing adding some rather simple registry entries. In this article we will show you how to solve this problem and restore and repair your disabled task manager.

Related file extension(s): .reg

April 4, 2012

How to run VMware Workstation virtual machines in Microsoft Virtual PC

Virtual PC much like other Microsoft virtualization programs use VHD (Virtual Hard Disk) file format to store hard drives for virtual machines. None of these programs cannot use other virtual disk formats, like very popular VMDK format used in VMware Workstation. However, there exists a very easy to use virtual disk image converter called StarWind V2V, that facilitates you transition between VMware Workstation and Virtual PC machines.

Related file extension(s): .vhd .vmdk

March 29, 2012

Top Google Reader clients for iOS

RSS is popular way how to inform visitors about news, articles, blogs, commentaries etc. on the web.Google Reader is one of the most popular web-based RSS aggregators.Viewing of Google Reader on smaller displays of smart mobile devices is not very comfortable. However there are RSS readers or Google Reader clients available that can sync with your Google Reader account and view subscribed feeds on your smartphone or tablet with Apple iOS system more clearly.

Related file extension(s): .rss

March 21, 2012

Open VMDK virtual disk images in VirtualBox

By default, VirtualBox uses VDI (Virtual Disk Image) container to store virtual hard drives that contain virtualized operating systems. However this article will show that it can also work with other virtual hard disk formats including VMware Workstation VMDK (Virtual Machine Disk) image files.

Related file extension(s): .vdi .vmdk

March 21, 2012

How to convert Adobe Indesign, QuarkXpress, or Microsoft Publisher documents between each other

Overview of Markzware InDesign plugins and QuarkXpress Xtensions that allow users to easily convert INDD, PUB and QXP files between each other.

Related file extension(s): .ind .indd .pub .qxd .qxp

March 19, 2012

How to configure and connect to Remote Desktop in Windows

Remote Desktop Connection is really great tool, but it is especially handy if you frequently work on several computers. For PC beginners and everyone else who doesn't know about this feature and does not know how to work with it, we have prepared small tutorial that covers the basic about how to configure and connect remote desktop in Windows.

Related file extension(s): .rdp

March 15, 2012

How to open and mount ISO files in Windows with Daemon Tools

Windows is not able to natively mount ISO images as virtual drives. The only solution is to a install third party utility, like Daemon Tools that can easily mount ISO images to a virtual drive.

Related file extension(s): .iso

March 14, 2012

Top desktop client RSS software that can sync up with Google Reader

RSS is a very popular and quick way of publishing and reading news, blogs, tech articles and other stuff over internet. These documents are shared via so called RSS feeds, which can be subscribed by users to their RSS readers so they never miss articles from their favorite feeds. In this article we will present some of the best and most popular RSS desktop programs which have the capability to synchronize with Google Reader.

Related file extension(s): .atom .opml .rss

March 8, 2012

Convert Parallels Desktop virtual machine to Vmware Workstation

VMware Workstation is one of the most used computer virtulalizing solution for Microsoft Windows and Parallels Desktop is the same for Mac. VMware Workstation is not able to open Parallels virtual machine format. However you can use VMware vCenter Converter Standalone that is able to convert Parallels Desktop virtual machines to VMware Workstation Virtual Machine Disk file format.

Related file extension(s): .hdd .pvm .pvs .vmdk .vmx

February 29, 2012

How to open VMware virtual machine in Parallels Desktop for Mac

Parallels Desktop is popular virtualization software for Mac OS much like VMware is on Windows platform. This article will show you how to convert and run your existing VMware virtual machines in your Parallels Desktop for Mac.

Related file extension(s): .hdd .pvm .vmdk .vmx

February 17, 2012

Upcoming new features of Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Developer preview of the new version for Mac OS X operating system is here. Codenamed Mountain Lion, the 10.8 update brings new features mainly inspired by success of iOS platform.

February 9, 2012

How to take screenshot on Android phone

Taking a screenshot is not a standard feature in devices with Android operating system. But there is also an option how to take screenshots from your phone with Google Android SDK Tools.

Related file extension(s): .png

February 2, 2012

How to open NRG (Nero disk image) files on Mac

NRG is disk image file format used by popular Windows burning software called Nero Burning ROM. However there is no version of Nero for Mac OS X. The easiest way how to open .nrg files on Mac is to convert them in to standard ISO disk image file format and open in the Apple DiskImageMounter.

Related file extension(s): .iso .nrg

January 26, 2012

How to open RAR files on Mac

In this article we will show you, how to open and extract RAR archives in Mac OS X with the help of some useful third party compression utilities that are much more user friendly and also with the original command line utility.

Related file extension(s): .rar

January 20, 2012

How to open and extract RAR file

RAR is the one of the most used compression file format. This short guide teach you how to extract RAR archives in WinRAR that is the default creator, extractor and manager of RAR archives.

Related file extension(s): .rar

January 18, 2012

7-Zip compression utility review

Short review how to create, manage and extract 7-zip archives in Microsoft Windows operating system.

Related file extension(s): .7z .7z.001 .7z.002 .7z.003 .7zip

January 10, 2012

How to run and play MS-DOS games on Mac

Many legendary computer games were released for MS-DOS operating system. However only handful of these legends were released for Macintosh computers. Now it is possible to play all of the DOS gaming legends on your Mac and this short article will show you how.

Related file extension(s): .boxer

January 5, 2012

Convert FLAC to ALAC on Mac

How to convert music in FLAC audio format to Apple lossless audio (ALAC) with with X Lossless Decoder for Mac.

Related file extension(s): .alac .flac .m4a

January 3, 2012

How to backup Android phone via WiFi

MyPhoneExplorer is able to connect to an Android phone via WiFi, Bluetooth, or USB cable. In our article we will show you how to create backup of contact list, tasks, notes and SMS messages through WiFi network.

Related file extension(s): .mpb


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