Software Tips & Tricks!

Discussion in 'Software' started by Thomas Gabriel, Nov 4, 2012.





  1. Hi! I am inviting everyone to share some important software tips and tricks that could be useful to us. :)

    I am starting to share on how to secure and retrieve your password (in case you for get it) in each websites you access using Mozilla Firefox. I am using Firefox version 16.0.2.

    If you chose Firefox to remember your password option then the next time you visit the website again, it automatically fills in the username and password for you. In case, you've changed your password, just enter the right one.

    Viewing/Deleting a forgotten password saved in Firefox

    1. Choose Tools from the menu and select Options.
    2. Click on Security tab and Saved passwords button.
    3. On the Saved Paswords dialog box, click on Show Passwords to view or Remove / Remove all button to delete.

    Note: If you're not the only user then other users can also view your stored passwords. Use a master password to protect other user from viewing your saved password.

    Master Password Activation in Firefox

    1. Choose Tools from the menu and select Options.
    2. Click on Security tab and check the Use a master password check box.
    3. Then click on Change master password button, enter your new password.

    Tip: If you are accessing your facebook or email accounts using other computer don't choose Firefox to remember your password.

     
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  2. Do you want to help your friend in reporting/blocking their fake Facebook account? If you do, follow the instructions below.

    1. Go to your friend's fake Facebook.
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    2. Find the Report/Block drop-down box on the right side of the page below the cover photo.
    3. Click on Report/Block from the drop-down menu.
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    4. Click on "This timeline is pretending to be someone or is fake" option.
    5. Select "Pretending to be someone I know" from the drop-down list.
    6. Tag your friend's TRUE Facebook profile and click Continue button.
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    7. Click Continue button to send the information to your friend.
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    I hope this will help you.

     
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  3. d'joedanger

    d'joedanger Member




    always use Safe Browsing lalo na sa mga internet cafe.. it can help to prevent hacking password etc etc. baka mamaya magtaka ka FB avatar mo napalitan ng porno pics :D

    Ctrl+Shift+P for firefox
     
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  4. Convert your Microsoft document to PDF as easy as
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  5. Convert your file or group of files to PDF using primoPDF as simple as

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    and see the result

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    Read my post about primoPDF here. :)

     
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  6. d'joedanger

    d'joedanger Member




    Convert PowerPoint on Windows Media Video file
    if you have presentation pictures na gusto gawing video

    Microsoft Office 2010
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    ^^wala yan sa lower version ng PPT

    hit like if you like wahahahaha
     
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  7. d'joedanger

    d'joedanger Member




    Tip: on pfsense
    to blocked torrents download
    just simply block tcp/udp port 1024~65535

    walang kukurap! :)
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    tested on my side 99% torrent blocked.

    hit reply if you have questions wahehehehehe ;)
     
  8. d'joedanger

    d'joedanger Member




    AuToRun.inf

    this is a common problems on USB drive

    How to remove manually without using AV

    1) go to command promt
    2) type cmd press enter
    3) change the drive letter c: to d: (example d: is your usb drive letter) so type d: press enter
    4) now type attrib -r -s -h autorun.inf press enter
    5) next type del autorun.inf
    6) your done...

    if you encounter safedrv.exe on youd drive just do the same on autorun.inf

    source: internet
     
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  9. attrib is a Microsoft DOS command that allows you to change properties of files or group of files from console.
    r = read only, s=system file, & h=hidden file and - (minus sign) to clears the attribute while + (plus sign) add the attribute.
    you can view all hidden files from your directory by typing dir /ah at the command prompt.
     
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  10. When doing research from the internet, sometimes you need to save the web page content on your computer. Usually, you will do it using Save Page as Web Page complete from your web browser File menu.

    In this tip, I am going to give you a bit trick on how you will save the web page content into a single file, a PDF.

    First you need to download and install primoPDF, please visit my previous post. Then follow the instructions below.

    1. Go to the web page you want to save, in this example, I will use this page.
    2. From the File menu, select Print or just press Ctrl+P.
    3. Choose primoPDF printer, select All page option, and click OK button.

    You're done! Please see the sample attached file. I hope this will help you.

     

    Attached Files:

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  11. Fing, the ultimate network toolkit

    Get in seconds a complete picture of the network you are in, including IP and MAC addresses, device vendors and ISP location. Born from the experience of the famous [email protected], Fing relies on a fast, network engine. Currently available as a Mobile App (Android and iOS) and Desktop command-line tool (Windows, OS X, Linux), Fing is free of charge and Ads. We intend to support more platforms in the future, including a long-awaited Desktop GUI.

    What does "Fing" mean? Originally, we thought that it would replace all your tools to Find and Ping devices, so we made up the term "To Fing", meaning both finding a device and verifying what's on it. We grew fond of the name* and now we hope you'd adopt it too.

    Website: http://www.overlooksoft.com/
    License: FREEWARE
     



  12. Everything search engine
    Locate files and folders by name instantly.

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    Features:
    • Small installation file
    • Clean and simple user interface
    • Quick file indexing
    • Quick searching
    • Minimal resource usage
    • Share files with others easily
    • Real-time updating
    • more
    Website: http://www.voidtools.com/
    License: FREEWARE
     



  13. Better Explorer is a replacement for the standard Windows Explorer with more features for more convenience.
    One of that is Tabs, Ribbon interface, additional conditional tabs ..and more! It works at the moment on Windows 7 & 8.

    With its ribbon interfaces it gives more convenience in work with files as well as stylish look.
    Also it brings some features from old operating systems removed or replaced in the new ones. That features includes Up level button, Copy to, Move To buttons, extended search

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    Website: www.better-explorer.com
    License: FREEWARE
     



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    IXCONVERTER is free YouTube to MP3, MP4, 3GP, FLV and AVI (DivX) converter that allows you to convert and download a YouTube MP3, MP4, 3GP, FLV and AVI (DivX) file online.

    Website: http://www.ixconverter.net
     



  15. How to check and change Server Date & Time in pfSense
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  16. If you're searching for a FREE DJ Mixing software...
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    "Don't just beatmix, beatmix better."

    then this is the free World-Class Mixing Engine

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    License: FREEWARE
    Website: http://www.mixxx.org
     



  17. HOW TO CLEAR "MY RECENT DOCUMENTS LIST"
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  18. TORCH Web Browser

    Torch is a free and unique software that offers you powerful browsing together with built-in media downloading and sharing features.

    Torch Browser is based on the Chromium technology platform, giving it fast browsing capabilities. With Torch, you can share sites you like, download torrents, accelerate downloads and grab online media - all directly from the browser. Everything you need is a just click away with Torch, so you don't have to use or download additional programs and tools.

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    Website: http://www.torchbrowser.com/
     
                                 

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