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Windows Vista Bootloader

In one of my previous post I described the workaround for installing Windows XP in your pre-installed Windows Vista computer and the process of partition drive in Windows Vista. But I forgot to mention about the bootloader for Vista. When we have multiple operating system installed in our system we need to choose the operating system to boot while booting your system....

Post series on Network attached storage

Network attached storage is a concept in which storage is organized at file level on computer data storage attached to a computer network. NAS will provide data access to heterogeneous network clients, that means developer or a user who access data from a NAS storage is not be aware about the network client. Developer or user need to call the data, the NAS server...

How to partition drive in Windows Vista?

Now a days new laptops are equipped with Pre-installed Windows Vista. The most annoying thing is that, as the operating system is pre-installed we are not able to install another operating system. The pre-installed operating system take up the entire disk. I use both Ubuntu and Windows now I am not able to install Ubuntu in my laptop. I will explain how to make partition(s)...

ReadyBoost:- Tool to boost Windows Vista Performance

Windows Vista users are always looking for performance improvement due to its sluggish performance. Normally people add RAM to improve performance which is pretty costlier and there might be problem for upgrade, If there is no slot available it is not possible to upgrade. Here is a solution to improve performance in Windows Vista called ReadyBoost. Virtual memory...

Install Hotfix to improve performance in Windows Vista

If you are using Windows Vista you might be experiencing performance issues. Microsoft recently released Windows Vista Service Pack 1 which contain a performance improvement pack called Hotfix. Alternate way to install Hotfix, download it from the link provided below. Vista 32-bit users Vista 64-bit users After installing Hotfix it will improve performance for layered...

Web based operating system :- eyeOS

All are going into web based. Today I found an application which is a web based operating system eyeOS. We can sync our documents with eyeOS provided an account @ eyeOS. After syncing the documents we can use the operating system from any place we don’t need to carry our laptop or desktop. The concept is, you can sync your personal files in your PC to eyeOS...

How to take screen shot using snipping tool in Windows Vista?

Snipping tool is a cool software in Microsoft Vista for bloggers who are regularly taking screen shots to show software / tool demos in the blog, moreover it will have keen interest for bug reporters. Anyway I am regularly taking screen shots to show software demos in blogs. The snipping tool can take different types of screen shots viz full screen, rectangular,...

Configure your windows vista for fast shutdown

Ho I need to wait for 5-6 minutes to make my laptop shutdown because I am using Microsoft Vista on my Laptop!!!. I googled about this and I found some information to avert this problem. Edit some information in the Regedit can increase the speed of shutdown in Windows Vista. Start Run (Windows Key +R) program and type regedit and hit enter. Navigate through HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control...

Disable Windows Vista sidebar from startup

You bought a new laptop that is embedded with Genuine Windows Vista and you are weird due the sluggish performance of Vista? By default the Vista sidebar is activated on the start up, that make the system slower. The user can add different gadgets like RSS reader, clock, CPU meter, Notes etc in the Sidebar. Ousting the sidebar saves some amount of memory so that...

Check your Microsoft Vista updates regularly

I am genuine Windows vista user, however, I am also using ubuntu, both seems very friendly for me. As far I know a lot of memory issues and bugs are available with vista that widely affects its performance. Even while the vista booting, a sluggish process, it will take more than 10 minutes, my laptop is with 1GB RAM. Anyway whatever issues available the compulsion...