How to Open Hyperlinks in Microsoft Word Without the Ctrl Key

how to open Word options in 2013

If you use Microsoft Word quite often, you might know that in order to open a hyperlink using the default browser, you need to press the ‘Ctrl’ button and then click on the link. I do not like this feature and would rather use just the left click to open up the web link. If you are looking to ditch the ‘Ctrl’ button like I do, there is a setting in Word 2013 that can be … [Read more...]

How to Make OS X Yosemite Installation Disk

How to make OS X Yosemite bootable installation disk

Since the Mac app store was introduced, all the OS releases and updates have been directed through it. This is why, unlike Windows, you don't get a permanent physical copy of the OS release. However, you can create a bootable installation of Yosemite or any other OS X release on a USB drive. This method of creating the bootable Yosemite installation comes in very handy … [Read more...]

How to Search Google Drive Files Directly from Omnibox

Edit search engines omnibox

Google Chrome's address bar, also called the Omnibox, enables you to add search engines from which you can search for information. Using this, you can look for files in your Google Drive account directly from Omnibox. In order to do this, follow the below steps. 1) Right click within Omnibox -> Select 'Edit Search Engines'. 2) Scroll down to the 'Add New Search … [Read more...]

How to Record iOS Screen Using QuickTime

How to record iOS screen

OS X Yosemite allows you to record your iOS device screen using QuickTime. This feature is aimed at developers who want to make video demos of their app. To use this feature, your iOS device needs to be updated to iOS 8. Also, this recording feature doesn't work with old devices that have a 30-pin dock connector. This is where it pays off to own an iOS device with a Lightning … [Read more...]

How to Transfer Files Over the Internet via Web Browser

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If you have ever tried to transfer large files over the internet, you might be aware of the fact that it's not an easy task. There are a lot of software tools and plug-ins available that help you to transfer large files over the internet. But, in most of the cases, you need to purchase the software and plug-ins in order to accomplish the file transfer. Moreover, almost all of … [Read more...]

How to Access PC Hard Disk on an Android Device Remotely

Browse computer files from Android

I watch a lot of movies on my Android phone. Generally, I have to copy the movies to my Android phone from my Laptop, which takes quite a while.  I have a storage limitation of 16 GB on my Nexus 4 which can't carry a lot of movies. So, I need to repeat the process each time when I am done watching one batch. To overcome this problem, I decided to use my computer as a network … [Read more...]