Tuesday, 9 July 2013

Use a picture password to log into your computer

Windows 8 includes a new feature called Picture password, which allows you to authenticate with the computer using a series of gestures that include circles, straight lines, and taps. Enable this feature if you want a new way to access your computer or have a hard time with passwords.

Open the Windows Charms.

Click Settings and then More PC settings

In the PC settings window click Users and then select Create a picture password

Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts

Knowing at least some of the Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts will make your Windows 8 experience much more enjoyable. Try to memorize these top Windows 8 shortcut keys.

Press the Windows key to open the Start screen or switch to the Desktop (if open).

Press the Windows key + D will open the Windows Desktop.

Press the Windows key + X to open the power user menu, which gives you access to many of the 
features most power users would want (e.g. Device Manager and Command Prompt).

Press the Windows key + C to open the Charms.

Press the Windows key + I to open the Settings, which is the same Settings found in Charms.

Press the Windows key + Print screen to create a screen shot, which is automatically saved into your My Pictures folder.

Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Folder lock without software in XP

To Lock a folder in windows XP without any software. Follow the steps Below.

1. Make a Folder in C drive rename it as "abc" without quotes.2. Now open Command Prompt from Start Menu.3. Type "attrib +s +h C:\abc" without quotes and press enter.4. This command will Make your folder invisble and it can not be seen even in hidden files and folders5. To make it visible again type "attrib -s -h C:\abc"6. You can lock any other folder also by changing the location C:\abc to address of your folder.