Make Your Browsing Easy With A Simple Voice Command

Make Your Browsing Easy With A Simple Voice Command

Everyday there will be new inventions and updations in the information technology and the IT devices. Whether it is your computer or mobile phone frequently there will be changes in the features. One similar technology, which has gained popularity within very short span of time and became everyone”s favorite, is the speech recognition technology. This technology is used to interact with the machines and to control their operations as well.

Have you ever thought of the magic of browsing if this technology is materialized in a browser? Well, that could be the easiest and most convenient method to surf the Internet. Users could simply surf the Internet with a simple voice command. For example the users need to just say the keyword they want to search. In this technology “Firesay” is a free browser add on which can be used with your existing Firefox.

The Firesay allows you to communicate your transactions with the browser via voice commands. In order to perform this operation all you need is just a microphone or yersslot a web cam. All you need to do is just download this add-on to the existing Firefox browser and enjoy the real-time, exciting and efficient way to control your browser.

You can use the Firesay only with Windows 7 and it does not work on Linux. Mac or Windows XP. Since this software is noise sensitive make sure that you work with this software in a quite space. The Firesay is still in an infant stage and recognizes only few words; experts say there is lots of scope of improvement.

Lock USB Contents With Password

How To Lock USB Contents With Password

Few times you want to encrypt or lock your private contents in your USB flash drive from others. Most of people do not know that they can secure their USB files using secret password. Once you protect your files, no one will get access to your contents without entering password.

It is the best way to protect your personal images, documents, videos etc from others. There is a special utility freeware that allows you protect USB files using strong password. Rohos Mini Drive is a freeware and it requires simple installation. You can download it from internet free of cost and use it conveniently.

This is quite simple to use as you just download and install it on your computer (not on USB).  Once you start Rohos Mini Drive it will automatically detect any removable device connected to your computer.

 Now it will create encrypted partition in USB drive and entire data will be stored in encrypted area which is secured with password.  Now it will ask password to open that specific contents and data. Here you have to provide password before accessing your data stored in USB flash drive. There is feature that allows you choose partition size according to your preference.

Use Fbackup To Automatically Backup Important Files

Use Fbackup To Automatically Backup Important Files

Nowadays, it is very important for us to perform the backup process of important files, and we can carry out this process either automatically or manually. Saving the backup of any file is a vital activity, because when your system gets infected by virus or corrupted, backup is one and only one way to restore back the essential files.

A software utility named as “Fbackup” is suitable for commercial and personal use. The Fbackup software is provided with two option feature with which you can backup your files manually or you can set up the backup process to run automatically. You can set the scheduled files to backup automatically and save it to any place such as LAN location or USB device. The backup files produced may be in compressed an exact copy format of the previous files.

Fbackup has user friendly wizard which has simple interface with which you can carry out the backup process very easily.

Following are the main features regarding to the Fbackup:

  • You can backup files automatically via scheduling option
  • Provides accurate copies of files
  • Backup by means of standard zip compression
  • The software is easy to use
  • You can download updates very easily
  • Saves to multiple destinations
  • Download free of cost

Blocking A Lost Mobile Device With The Help Of IMEI Number

Blocking A Lost Mobile Device With The Help Of IMEI Number

IMEI is a standard used by all mobile service providers. It is an Acronym for international mobile equipment identification. Every single handset is allotted a specific IMEI number which is unique. IMEI number of any two different mobile devices can share this as it is unique to its handset.

One can retrieve its IMEI by pressing *#06# on the mobile. Stolen or lost mobile set can be located easily with the help of this number because of its uniqueness. One has to save this number for future use. This number is also printed on the mobile cover.

Steps to take to block a stolen or lost mobile device using this unique IMEI Number:

When a mobile device is switched on, the SIM present in the device connects with the surrounding network. A connection is established between a mobile device and its closest network tower. Information such as IMEI Number, version, Mobile Model etc are then transmitted to the mobile operator. A record is maintained by your operator every time your device is switched on and the services are utilized.

If a mobile device is stolen or lost, then a person should contact their network service provider so that our IMEI Number is blocked. A police FIR should be filed first and then a copy of the same should be provided to the operator. These service providers share the hosting services so that IMEI Numbers can be blocked. For example if Airtel service provider is asked to block a mobile device, the same will be stopped by other service providers like reliance, Vodafone, idea cellular.

If a thief switches the stolen mobile, then all the service providers will automatically block every single connection from the device. Even if a thief changes the SIM, he cannot use the services as the blocked IMEI handset with new SIM will automatically be ignored.

You can procure the new SIM number from the service provider for your stolen mobile device by tracking the IMEI number. There are many mobile no. tracker services which will track the stolen mobile.

All the information about a mobile device can be retrieved with the help of an IMEI number. IMEI number analysis will provide more details about the handset, manufacturing date, model and many more internal data freely.

Get Back Your Deleted Files From Any Storage Devices Using Glary Undelete

Get Back Your Deleted Files From Any Storage Devices Using Glary Undelete

Have you deleted your important files mistakenly? There is no need to get panic, you just be calm and try some methods to recover them. There are number of recovering applications available in the market. Here is one of the powerful applications named Glary Undelete, which helps you to get back your deleted files from the storage devices. The utility tool is perfectly designed to meet the requirements of the users, so you can easily recover your files that you have accidently deleted.

This application is compatible with windows file system such as FAT16, FAT12, NTFS, NTFS5 and image recovery from SmartMedia, Secure digital cards, and Multimedia. Users can easily find out the deleted files by searching or filtering them according to date, size, and phase. Recovering process will be longer depending on file size i.e. if the file is too short in size, and then it will not take much time to recover it.

Features of Glary Undelete

  • It can recover files from FAT, FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5, plus EFS file system.
  • It can recover compressed files, encrypted, and fragmented files.
  • Recover files from removable media such as secure digital, MemoryStick.
  • Refine your search according to file size, file date, and name.
  • It is compatible with almost maximum operating systems such as Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 2000, Windows 2003 and etc.

Download Glary Undelete utility application. While you will be downloading the application, you will be prompted to install this application including Ask toolbar. However, you can uncheck it and continue the installation.

Order Your Favorite Chipotle Food Using Chipotle Ordering Application

Order Your Favorite Chipotle Food Using Chipotle Ordering Application

The chain of various restaurants specializing in tacos, and San Francisco Chipotle Mexican Grill introduced the new application. This application allows users to order their favorite meals via mobile phone easily without putting much effort.

This application is designed to support iPhone and iPod devices. Users can easily create their own order list and place it at the chipotle location via a secure credit card payment. The chipotle ordering application allows users to obtained and save their chipotle meals online by single click on the iPhone or iPod.

This application allows you to choose your meals and location to place order. Moreover, users are equipped with this application to find out the nearest location of chipotle restaurants to get prompt delivery.  The use of iPhone and iPod devices is drastically increased and enabled people with so many features to make their routine work easier and simpler. According to Steve Ells, CEO of Chipotle “We are changing the way people thinks about fast food, and iPod and iPhone assist us to engage with customers directly and serve them timely”.

Since we cook high quality meals, it is our primary duty to make an easier way to distribute food to the customers i.e. easy accessible.  It is a complete free to download application from Apple App store. You will be able to save your chipotle meals online via this chipotle ordering application. It will give you hassle free online option to order your meals.

Free Bluetooth Driver For Windows 7

Free Bluetooth Driver For Windows 7

The new Operating System launched by Microsoft, Windows 7 is giving some issues regarding the Bluetooth device of the users. The major issue faced by most users is that there are compatibility issues with the driver for Bluetooth. Users need to install the driver before using the benefits of Bluetooth. But, most users are facing with the driver itself.

The Bluetooth Driver Installer is a tool that can help you solve your problems and enjoy the benefits of Bluetooth. This tool attempts to download and install almost all the Microsoft Drivers for the Bluetooth device. It creates a restore point before making changes in your system. Restore points are necessary because they help you get back to the last settings in case anything goes wrong.

 

In order to solve or fix issues with the Bluetooth Driver follow the steps given below:

  • Bluetooth Drivers which already exist in your system need to be completely removed.
  • Reboot the system after removing the earlier drives installed.
  • Click on the Cancel button if Windows prompts for the Windows7 driver installation.
  • Select the Bluetooth Driver Installer and double click on it.
  • Wait till the process of installation is over
  • Reboot the system again

Save Backup Of Device Drivers Easily Using Double Driver

Save Backup Of Device Drivers Easily Using Double Driver

It is very helpful to backup all the computer drivers. When you fail to find original driver CD and you don’t have internet access to download drivers, the backup will surely help you. A tiny software utility named as Double Driver could make this job much easier. This utility tool allows you to take backup drivers and save with plain GUI in much efficient way.

First of all, you have to click on the ‘scan’ button for it to examine all the device drivers installed on your computer. When it finishes scanning, a long list of all the drivers will be displayed along with provider name, date, version number, hardware ID, setup section and etc.

 

All the non-Microsoft drivers installed are selected automatically whereas you could also select to take backups of particular drivers depending on your own choice. When you select particular driver, just click on the ‘Backup’ tab. Once you have done that it will prompt you to select the destination folder to save the backup.

Double Driver is pretty useful tool and takes only 2MB of the disk space. It is compatible with all Windows Operating Systems. To download Double Driver, just go Here.

How To Disable Device Media Write Protection In USB Flash Drives, Pen Drives

Before reading further, please read these related posts.

1> Enable write protection of USB Flash Drives.

2> Enable / Disable USB Removable Mass Storage Devices.

If your USB flash drive, pen drive, or external mass storage device is enabled, then you won’t be able to copy any data from your computer to USB drives. To revert back or disable Write protection on USB flash drives, then follow the instruction:

1> Click on “Start –> Run –> type regedit and hit Enter

2> Navigate to “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control

3> Create a new key and name it as StorageDevicePolicies

4> Select StorageDevicePolicies and create a new DWORD (32-bit) Value and name it as WriteProtect.

How to Disable Write Access to USB Hard Disk and Flash Key Drives

5> Set the value of WriteProtect to 0, this can be done by double clicking on WriteProtect.

Close registry editor and you are done. Sometimes you may have to boot the machine before the changes takes place. After WriteProtect is de-activated, users will able to write data from computer to any external storage device.

Related post:

1> Device media is write-protected problem.

How To Enable Device Media Write Protection In USB Flash Drives, Pen Drives

In my previous post, I wrote about a registry hack to enable or disable access to USB Removable Mass Storage Device, Pen Drive, thumb and portable hard drive in Windows. When this hack is activated, you’ll neither be able to transfer any data from the computer nor copy any data to the computer from any USB storage mediums.

In this article we’ll see how we can enable write protection on external storage drives/devices, which means users will be able to copy data from external sources but not write date to external storage devices. This feature, where in the administrator disables the write access to external storage device is known as WriteProtect. This will ensure no private data leaves the PC without administrators permission.

Related Post: This feature is similar to enable or disable rite protection in Floppy Disks.

Here’s how you can enable write protection to USB Removable mass storage devices, pen drives, thumb drives and portable drives.

1> Click on “Start –> Run –> type regedit and hit Enter

2> Navigate to “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control

3> Create a new key and name it as StorageDevicePolicies

4> Select StorageDevicePolicies and create a new DWORD (32-bit) Value and name it as WriteProtect.

How to Disable Write Access to USB Hard Disk and Flash Key Drives

5> Set the value of WriteProtect to 1, this can be done by double clicking on WriteProtect.

Close registry editor and you are done. Sometimes you may have to boot the machine before the changes takes place. After WriteProtect is activated, users won’t be able to write any data from computer to any external storage device.

If anyone tries to write data to external storage device, then they’ll encounter any one of these messages :

The disk is write protected.
The media is write-protected.
Remove the write protection or use another disk.

How to Disable Write Access to USB Hard Disk and Flash Key Drives