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December 30, 2006

How to replace your Task Manager & handle processes better

Lets face it – the default Task Manager (taskmgr.exe) in Windows 2000/XP is of very limited calibre and doesn’t display a lot of critical information – like the originating path of a process, parent-child relationships between processes and specially the DLLs used by each process. All this information really comes...

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December 26, 2006

Desktoptwo: A serious Web OS

Of all the Web OS-es I’ve reviewed, Desktoptwo can be called a serious contender. The whole interface is flash-based giving it a very sleek look with smooth operation – although some applications might take a while to load. The interface seems like a cross-breed between Vista’s Aero look and Mac...

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December 26, 2006

Registrar Lite: A really Powerful & Free Registry Editor

Registrar Lite is a powerful & immensely flexible registry editor for WinXP/2000/NT/ME/9x that offers a horde of necessary features that are totally lacking in the standard registry editor (RegEdit) packaged with Windows. It’s brought to you by Resplendence Software. Registrar Lite sports a Windows Explorer like two-pane interface with a...

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December 25, 2006

Prevent ugly auto-resizing of Firefox browser windows

Ever since I launched this site and started working with WordPress, I’ve been plagued with unmanageable ugly pop-up windows that come up when I try to insert pictures and/or view the raw HTML of a post using the TinyMCE (Rich Text) Editor. Almost invariably the window that would pop-up would...

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December 24, 2006

It’s Christmas :)

Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like a magic ring, left nothing out for us to miss or seek; bound together all our home enjoyments, affections, and hopes; grouped everything and everyone round the Christmas fire, and make the little picture shining...

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