You can change volume in Windows by clicking on the volume icon on the system tray and then either scroll your mouse wheel up/down or drag the slider until you get the desired volume level. Clicking on the Mixer option will open the Volume Mixer panel where you can change volume more specifically. This should be already easy for everyone to use, but if you want another volume control that lets you increase or decrease volume with hotkey or mouse wheel, you should really try Volume Sqr. More »
Flash Player 10.2 has just been released. Aside from bringin in some bug fixes, this new update also offers some new features.
One of the notable new features of Flash Player is the support for full-screen view in multiple monitor environment, meaning that you can watch a video on one screen while keep working on something else on the other display.
Another noteworthy improvement is the ability to decrease the CPU resources being used in playing a HD video. More »Tags: adobe, adobe flash player, offline installer
Compressing mp3 size is the only option left to put more mp3 files on your harddisk if you don’t want to upgrade the space. While some users do it to gain more space for other purpose, some others do it so that they can add more mp3 songs. Excessive mp3 compression, however, is something to be avoided if you don’t want to lose the audio quality too much. This is where a program like MP3 Quality Modifier can really help you. It is designed to compress mp3 size without having to sacrifice much of its quality. More »Tags: freeware, mp3, mp3 compressor, mp3 tools
For some users, Windows Media Player 12 default skin is elegant. For some others, it doesn’t look so good. Users that have no problem with the default skin can just leave it the way it is, but how with the others that get bored with the skin? Luckily, the default skin of Windows Media Player 12 can be changed. There aren’t many skins made for WMP 12, but there are some very nice skins among the few.
To change WMP 12 skin, you need to download at least one skin. You can find it on other sites or directly go to the official WMP skin at Microsoft site. The skins are divided into a few categories yet there aren’t many skins available, so you might want to click the “all skins” section to view all skins at once. The most popular section contains the ones considered as the best skins. More »Tags: windows media player, wmp how-to
Not all users need an advanced burning software. Some only needs one that can be easily used on a day-to-day level. Instead of picking up a burning tool that integrates tons of features, sometimes under certain situations a simple burning software is preferrable. There are many free burning programs out there, but the streamlined version of Nero burning suite, Nero BurnLite 10, might be the one that easily catches attention from users due to its popular brand. More »Tags: nero, nero burnlite