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    April 2022

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    • How to create a disposable email account?

      Having a disposable email can be very useful if you want to avoid receiving tons of unwanted and irrelevant emails. Fortunately, there are a few sites that you can use to generate temporary email addresses that can be used online for registrations and sending emails. Here we'll show some of the best free platforms available today.

    • Internet Explorer can't display the webpage: quick fix

      Sometimes, when using the Internet Explorer, you can encounter an error that says "Cannot display the webpage" even though you are still able to use other programs requiring an internet connection. In this case, the problem might be related to the wrong web browser settings. The good news is that it's easy to fix. Read on to discover how to fix this error.

    • How to search GIFs on Google

      GIFs are now completely part of the internet culture and play an important role when it comes to communication if you know how to use them properly. You can also find them using Google Images.

    • How to change the name and address on Aadhaar online

      If there are any spelling errors or other incorrect information on your Aadhaar card, it will not be possible for you to link it with your permanent account number (PAN) or bank account. You will also be blocked from getting any other government-related services in India. If you want to correct or change your last name and address on your Aadhaar card, read this article below.

    • How to reset IRCTC password

      It is difficult to book a train ticket without having an IRCTC account in India. It is quite a hassle if a user forgets the User ID or password of the IRCTC account. Read this article to find out how to recover the IRCTC account password.

    27 April
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    • How to do KYC verification on Paytm

      Paytm is India's leading e-wallet and payment banking service, widely popular in metro and small towns of the country. It helps users make instant electronic payments and transfer money to bank accounts. But, to enjoy the seamless services, users are required to complete their KYC (know your customers) documents.

    25 April
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    • How to insert blank rows using macros in Excel

      You're trying to create a macro that will insert a set of blank rows into an existing spreadsheet after each entry. The number of needed rows will be the same for each spreadsheet entry but must be changed each time you modify it.

    20 April
    19 April
    • Create a Facebook avatar: Android, desktop, iPhone

      Facebook is constantly adding to its already extensive list of features, one of the latest is its personalised avatars. You can create an avatar that looks just like you and use it in comments and Messenger chats. If this appeals to you, it is very simple to set up and works for both Android and iOS mobile devices. In this article we will show you how to create your own Facebook Avatar!

    • Split a workbook into individual files in Excel

      A Microsoft Excel Workbook consisting of several worksheets can be split into individual files with minimal manual intervention. This can be done with the help of Excel Worksheet Separator: a powerful and user-friendly tool.

    • Insert symbols and special characters in Word

      Although it may not be entirely obvious, Microsoft Word offers quite an extensive library of symbols (such as copyright signs and fractions) and special characters (such as the em dash and the ellipsis) for your use. This article will show you where to find these options and explain how to insert these characters into your document.

    18 April
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    • How to stop Safari from opening web downloads

      Safari automatically opens downloaded files it considers as Safe. It may include compressed files, PDF, pictures, videos, and other type of files downloaded from trusted sources. But sometimes, the so-called safe files may contain viruses or malware. You might want to turn off this feature (enabled by default) for your own good. It can be done from Safari's preferences or through a simple terminal command.

    14 April
    • How to stop sponsored ads on Facebook 2022

      If you're a regular Facebook user, you know that sponsored ads can be found almost everywhere on the social network these days. Unfortunately, since 2022 there are no more ways to hide all the sponsored ads as you could do before.

    • Restore Google Photos: backup, to phone, to gallery

      This tutorial will walk you through how to recover any photo or video files that may have been accidentally deleted from your Google Photos library. Note that any files that have been deleted may be recovered using this method for up to 60 days.

    13 April
    • How to combine group notifications in Viber

      In this article, we will show you how to aggregate notifications for group messages on Viber. When this option is enabled, you will receive notifications after multiple messages have been sent instead of receiving a notification for each individual message.

    • Display "Thank you for visiting our website": via JavaScript

      It can be a nice idea to thank visitors for visiting your website or blog. It creates a good atmosphere in which to gain returning visitors. In this short How-To guide, we will show you how to display this message of thanks on your website using JavaScript.

    • How to start a group chat: on Facebook, Messenger

      If you'd like to create a group chat to facilitate a conversation between multiple users, Facebook Messenger offers a very easy way to do so. Depending on the platform that you're using (mobile users cannot participate in chats using the Facebook application), there are several ways that you can go about creating a group chat. This article will walk you through both methods.

    • Fact checking and verification on the Internet

      Finding trustworthy sources of information, comparing, analyzing, and verifying them has become a very challenging task in the last decade. Here we give you a tour of the solutions that can help you to find out what's true or not.

    • Automatically save screenshots: to OneDrive

      This tutorial explains how to automatically save a copy of the screenshots you take to your OneDrive cloud. Prior to this operation, you will need to install and configure the OneDrive client on your PC (a Microsoft account is required).

    12 April
    • Insert an image into an Excel comment box

      In Microsoft Excel, the most widely used data processing and speadsheet program, you can write comments on certain cells and in these cells in addition to text, you can also insert images. Here is how to insert them in a practical and simple way.

    • Update your email address on your Aadhaar card online

      The Aadhaar card has become the most important document for Indian citizens. It contains information pertaining to the owner's mobile number, address, and email address. It is important to maintain your email address updated in your Aadhaar card details following any changes. Continue reading to discover how to change the email address connected to your Aadhaar card online.

    • Save pictures from Facebook Messenger: to computer, to phone

      The Facebook Messenger app offers users two very simple ways to send photos directly to their contacts. Users can either select existing photos from their Photo Gallery or take new photos directly from the Messenger chat window. If you would like to save the photos taken with the Facebook Messenger app, there is a simple way to have them auto-saved to your gallery.

    • Compare two Excel sheets: and combine data

      Comparing two Excel sheets and combining the unique data can be done with the help of macros. There are several macros available for free that can be downloaded from the internet and tweaked according to the requirements.

    11 April
    • Improve video calls: quality, lighting

      In these times of social distancing, video calls have become our window to the outside world. Whether for work or for leisure, most of us are using them regularly, if not daily, to communicate with our friends, family, colleagues or our partners. Despite this regularity, many of us are still making simple mistakes that can spoil the quality of our calls. Therefore, in this article we have collated a series of easy, and free (or almost) tips to improve your video calls!

    • How to create and use polls on Facebook?

      Facebook polls are a handy way to gather opinions from your social circle on various topics for both professional and personal uses. This article will show you how to make a poll on Facebook, using three different methods.

    8 April
    7 April
    • How to add Viber contacts to favorites?

      This guide explains how to add contacts to your favorites in Viber. Viber can create shortcuts for these favorited contacts, adding them to the top of your contact list for easy calling or messaging.

    • How to use WeTransfer: send, share

      WeTransfer is an online service that allows you to send up to 2 GB of data to any number of recipients for free. The platform's simple interface makes sharing files with colleagues and friends very easy. The service even gives recipients a seven-day window to access and download the files.

    • Hide IP address on Skype: browser, app

      Skype relies on P2P technology to enable direct IP-based connections between Skype users. One result of using such technology is that the public IP of the user is disclosed during Skype-to-Skype calls. This article will teach you how to hide your IP address when making calls to people who aren't in your contact list.

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    • Customise your columns on TweetDeck

      Here's a simple trick on how to customise the various columns of Tweetdeck and improve your workflow. You can choose which columns you want to display, adjust their size, change their arrangement and more!

    • How to sort Google Drive

      Storing documents in Google Drive is an excellent way to clear up space on your computer and other devices. However, finding your documents can often be a challenge. Luckily, there is a quick way to sort documents which we will go through in this article.

    1 April
    • Change Mozilla Firefox language settings

      By default, Mozilla Firefox usually takes the language of your computer settings, but if you'd like to change the language of your browser, you can do so in just a few simple steps. This tutorial will explain how to change the default language on Mozilla Firefox for desktop.

    • FastStone Image Viewer: tutorial, color management

      FastStone Image Viewer is a fast, stable, user-friendly image browser, converter and editor. It has a wide range of features including image viewing, compression, resizing, retouching and colour adjustments. In this article we will show you how to enable the colour management system.

    • Free online video converter

      Online-Convert operates without mandatory registration and it is free to use. You have nothing to install and no special software is required. You only need your usual Internet browser. You can convert various file formats.