Sunday, March 1, 2015

How to disable windows update and firewall?

In windows there are many features but some of them are annoying some times. So what to do then? Here are some basic features which decrease your usability. Windows update, firewall and there are others too .  Windows update :- When you are browsing and your net speed is slow, then you hate windows update. Because it consumes all of your speed and then you are unable to browse. So we will tell you how to disable windows update. There are other reasons as well why you should disable windows update? You can Google "Why should I turnoff windows update" or Windows firewall or windows defender.

How to disable windows update or firewall?

1-Go to control panel. There set your view to Large view. 


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Disable Windows Update:-

2- Then click on windows update.

disable windows update and firewall


3-Then click on "change setting" option which will at right side bar.

disable windows update and firewall
3-After then you will see drop down there. In drop down you will see 4 options.
34-If you want to permanently disable update then select " never check for updates".

disable windows update and firewall

Disable Windows firewall :-

2-Select firewall from option as shown in image below.

disable windows update and firewall
3-At right side bar you will see option of turn windows firewall on or off click on that.

disable windows update and firewall
4-There will two options  1-public and 2-private: select the check box according to your convenience. Then OK.
disable windows update and firewall

Thursday, February 5, 2015

How to copy text from images and pdf to word?

In this tutorial, you are going to know how to copy text from image and PDF. Most of us already know how to copy text from pdf. But today you are going to learn one new thing, copying text from images. You don't need any software or tool to download, just use the software already installed in system i.e. - Adobe Reader( if not then Browser) and MS-Office.

How to copy text from PDFs and images in windows?

How to copy text from image to windows?

1-Firstly you have to open Microsoft OneNote (run->ONENOTE ).

2-Now copy your image in it, you can simply drag and drop.
  Or you can go to Insert ( in menu bar)  and then select pictures.

copy text from images in windows

3-Right click on image and select copy as text.

copy text from images in windows

4-Then go to word or notepad and simply paste, and you will see that your text is copied.

How to copy text from PDFs?

1-First of all open your pdf file using adobe reader(you can also use Google chrome).

2- If you are using adobe then select your text as shown in image.

copy text from pdf in windows

3-Users using browser( Google chrome or Firefox) just select your text and copy(ctrl+c).

4-Now just paste it in notepad or word.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

How to turn off startup program in windows 7 and 8?

In our windows generally we don't make any change and let to happen, what is happening. Same is happen in case of startup programs, you never check programs which runs at startup and you never turn off them. Startup programs, as the name specify, are those programs who runs at startup of your windows. Many of these programs are essential to run at startup, like your antivirus. But there are also many programs which are not suppose to run at startup, still they are running. Now you will think that what is the problem in it? These all unnecessary startup programs make your windows slow down at startup, have you ever seen that your mouse turn in running wheel ( loading sign), then this might be one cause of it. So turn off all unnecessary startup programs and make your windows to open fast.

How to turn off startup programs in windows 7 or 8?

Turn off startup programs using startup folder

1- Log in to your windows 7 or 8.
2- Now go to your root directory ( in which your windows is installed - i.e. C: Drive).
3- In my system windows is installed in C: drive, so I will move to C directory.
 Now locate to this path.
"C:\Users\USER-NAME\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup"
Where username is name of your user by which your logged in.
Press F4 and paste the address.

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4-Now you can make of copy of programs, which you want to run at startup. Then delete startup folder. Again create startup folder and copy your desired programs.

Turn off startup programs using task manager

1- Open Task Manager, you can either open it by Ctrl+shift+Esc or right click on your mouse on taskbar and select task manager or Ctrl+Alt+del then selecting task manager.

2-Once you open it, select the Startup tab.
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3-There you will see many options, to turn off any program, right click on that and select Disable as  shown in image .
turn off startup programs in windows 8

Change startup type in windows 7 and 8

Turn off startup programs using msconfig- System configuration utility
1-Go to Run -> Msconfig.
2- In tab General you will see 3 options choose according to your convenience.
Normal Startup: It will load all device drivers and service.
Diagnostic startup: Load basic devices and services only
Selective startup: your freedom to select startup type.

turn off startup programs in windows

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